Articles for Ihsaan Haffejee

In photos: xenophobic violence in Pretoria

Immigrants stand their ground as police disperse crowds and arrest some protesters


News | 24 February 2017

Vigilante violence leaves Malawian family homeless

“The police do nothing so the people have decided to mobilise and handle the matter themselves”


News | 13 February 2017

TAC calls for Roche to drop price of cancer drug

Activists say that with generic competition trastuzumab could be R3,500 per course instead of the current price of over R200,000


News | 7 February 2017

Human Rights Commission accused of taking sides with mines

Mapela villagers protest outside SAHRC offices


Brief | 26 January 2017

Vigil for Shiraaz Mohamed urges his safe return

Gift of the Givers refugee camp in Syria renamed after kidnapped photographer


News | 20 January 2017

Immigrants picket Mashaba’s anti-immigrant comments

“Overwhelming evidence that some migrants do not possess paperwork because of corruption, maladministration and bureaucratic hurdles” at Home Affairs, says protest leader


News | 19 December 2016

Hundreds march against nuclear deal

High Court will hear Earthlife's case in December


Photo Essay | 18 November 2016

Ballet on the rise in JHB

Children from Alexandra, Soweto, Braamfontein and Hillbrow are being trained in classical dance


Brief | 15 November 2016

Floods bring hardship and loss to Johannesburg immigrant community

"We just heard this strange sound and realised we were being attacked by the river."


Photo Essay | 10 November 2016

In photos: Pretoria protests against state capture

Save South Africa held a festive protest in St Albans church while the EFF protest at the Union Buildings was sporadically violent


Photo Essay | 2 November 2016

Disabled students protest against police on Wits

But as some exams disrupted university commits to continued security

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News | 24 October 2016

Student leader Shaeera Kalla shot multiple times

Police accused of firing rubber bullets from close range when her back was turned to them


News | 20 October 2016

Wits staff protest against police on campus

Executive says attendance high in majority of classes

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News | 18 October 2016

Fundamental Rights exam disrupted at North-West University

Protesters chase students outside out of exam room

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Photo Essay | 17 October 2016

#FeesMustFallPeacefully says Father Graham Pugin

Braamfontein church holds prayer for peace


News | 17 October 2016

In photos: Violence at Vaal University of Technology

Deputy vice-chancellor says institution will stay open and only shut down as a last resort


Photo Essay | 13 October 2016