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ConCourt judgment a step forward for activists, but Joburg still has ‘protest fees’
ConCourt judgment a step forward for activists, but Joburg still has ‘protest fees’
The debate on whether or not protests fees must be charged is happening in two places in the world: on the steps of the White House and in the City...
Protests in Zakariyya Park as water crisis looms
Protests in Zakariyya Park as water crisis looms
Residents of Zakariyya Park in Johannesburg took to the streets on Monday to protest persistent water problems in the area which they say have been...
Jo'burg police ready for #HandsOffZuma protest
Jo'burg police ready for #HandsOffZuma protest
The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) said it is ready to deal with any situation that may unfold outside the ANC's headquarters in...
'Orange cops are bad, blue cops are good'
'Orange cops are bad, blue cops are good'
On Tuesday last week a woman was admitted to a private psychiatric clinic in Johannesburg. She repeated over and over the single phrase: “Orange...
Still no shelter for Alex flood victims, foreign nationals search for lost documents
Still no shelter for Alex flood victims, foreign nationals search for lost documents
People living in the Setswetla settlement in Alexandra have begun the process of rebuilding their homes, but they’re doing so near the Jukskei...
'Bribery' cops taken off duty, says JMPD
'Bribery' cops taken off duty, says JMPD
The Johannesburg metro police on Saturday said two officers who were caught on CCTV video footage allegedly taking a bribe in Westdene have been...
[Video]Hillbrow's homeless: Police target us
[Video]Hillbrow's homeless: Police target us
JMPD has been accused of targeting the homeless in Hillbrow after at least one person died since police allegedly took blankets away from them.
Jo'burg informal trader lays assault charge against cops
Jo'burg informal trader lays assault charge against cops
The City of Johannesburg may have won a temporary court victory against street traders on Wednesday but the Socio Economic Rights Institute (Seri)...
Cosatu tells JMPD to 'go to hell' over charge
Cosatu tells JMPD to 'go to hell' over charge
The trade union was asked to make a payment of R200 000 for the planned protest against e-tolls and not R2-million, the Johannesburg...
[Slideshow]Kicked to the curb
[Slideshow]Kicked to the curb
With no shelter or even an explanation provided, residents of a community in Marlboro have been evicted by the JMPD, and more than 100 of their homes demolished

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