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Somali spaza shop owners take up arms
Somali spaza shop owners take up arms
On Tuesday, teenager Ismail “Sakin” Ali became the 21st Somali to be killed in the city of Cape Town’s townships in 40 days. But hardly...
Death of a ‘nice, kind girl’ rocks a community
Death of a ‘nice, kind girl’ rocks a community
The small, tightknit community of Driftsands near the N2 in Cape Town has been all whispers and murmurs since the assassination-style killing of...
Lack of proper sanitation costs Africa over $19-billion annually, nearly 1% of GDP
Lack of proper sanitation costs Africa over $19-billion annually, nearly 1% of GDP
Africa is a continent of astonishing potential. But if it is to build the future its citizens deserve, we have to see increased effort to remove the...
Khayelitsha kids cycle to success
Khayelitsha kids cycle to success
On a grey patch of land in Khayelitsha, a few containers and a skeletal structure form the Velokhaya Life Cycling Academy. With the exception of a...
Man to man, sexual health needs are better met at male-only clinics
Man to man, sexual health needs are better met at male-only clinics
A mongrel languishes on the roof of a white car parked on a bustling street in Khayelitsha, a township outside Cape Town. With his head resting on...
Looting in Khayelitsha: EFF blamed but denies involvement
Looting in Khayelitsha: EFF blamed but denies involvement
There was chaos in Khayelitsha on Wednesday with battles between police and residents occupying land, and shops being looted. Members of the Economic...
Treatment of drug-resistant TB at clinics a success
Treatment of drug-resistant TB at clinics a success
Treating patients with drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) at clinics closer to their homes instead of in hospitals, which are often further away, is...
Khayelitsha: 'We beat them, we take their things by force'
Khayelitsha: 'We beat them, we take their things by force'
It’s a warm Saturday afternoon when I arrive at the spaza shop a little way down Bangiso Drive in Site B, Khayelitsha. I am met by the owner of...
Who really paid for Dewani hitman's funeral?
Who really paid for Dewani hitman's funeral?
Police are probing who paid for the funeral this month of Khayelitsha hitman Xolile Mngeni, after he died in prison while serving a life sentence for...
What the law has to say about evictions
What the law has to say about evictions
On October 4 2014, it will be 14 years since the Constitutional Court handed down its landmark judgment in the Grootboom housing case. The...
Khayelitsha report reveals serious flaws in policing
Khayelitsha report reveals serious flaws in policing
Policing in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, has serious overlapping inefficiencies, according to a report released on Monday.

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