Articles for Ashleigh Furlong

Three years after the Khayelitsha Commission, has there been progress?

Western Cape Premier and SJC disagree on police track record


News | 25 August 2017

Cape Town skyscraper to include “affordable” apartments - at R800,000 each

Buyers would have to earn at least R25,000 a month


News | 25 August 2017

Lonmin link to CASAC questioned

Connection through political risk analysis company is “potentially explosive”


News | 22 August 2017

Disclosure of party funding: only if it’s relevant, says DA

Not all funding information is useful to voters, argues opposition party


Law | 16 August 2017

Voters have a right to information about party funding, court told

DA to oppose calls for disclosure of funders


Law | 15 August 2017

Evictions at Cape Town social housing complex

Steenvilla is seen as a model development - much will depend on its success or failure


News | 14 August 2017

Opposition parties unite in call to fire Zuma

Thousands of supporters march in Cape Town

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News | 8 August 2017

Diverse groups unite in call for Zuma to go

Thousands march to Parliament, including ANC allies Cosatu and SACP


News | 7 August 2017

Civil society leaders support march to end Zuma regime

“We intend for the character of our march against the Zuma Presidency to be educational, embracing, inclusive and diverse”


News | 3 August 2017

Judge reprimands MEC for haphazard school eviction

Court delays Grootkraal eviction


Law | 1 August 2017

State mental health patients are being held in prisons

There is a shortage of hospital beds in the Eastern Cape for inmates with mental illness


News | 27 July 2017

Isolated prisoners file court application

Inmates at Kgosi Mampuru II want to be moved back to their cells


News | 25 July 2017

Steenvilla social housing residents protest evictions

Company says some households haven’t paid rent for a year, while residents say they can’t afford increases


News | 24 July 2017

Lost trial record hampers prisoner’s appeal

Bongile Mbangane’s case is not unusual in disorganised court system


News | 20 July 2017

“Where must we go?” ask sisters facing eviction from wine farm

“But what do we do?” says owner of Excelsior

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News | 14 July 2017

Robertson’s dumping ground for farm workers

Councillor threatens GroundUp after we ask questions

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Feature | 10 July 2017