Articles for Lucas Nowicki

Covid-19: Makhanda residents and Red Cross concerned over water scarcity

Makana municipality says it does not have enough water to stop cuts


Brief | 19 March 2020

Makana mayor and Municipal Manager face six months in prison

Mphalwa and Mene given 30 days to “fix” Makhanda landfill site


Brief | 5 March 2020

No end to water rationing in Makhanda

Water crisis could have been avoided, says residents’ association


News | 2 March 2020

Metrorail’s skorokoro trains

Cape Town’s trains are hard to love


Photo Essay | 7 February 2020

University shutdown threatened

Building burnt at UKZN as protests against student debt escalate


News | 30 January 2020

Greenmarket Square refugees reject City of Cape Town’s offer of reintegration

Cape High Court expected to rule tomorrow on whether City can enforce by-laws


Brief | 27 January 2020

R1 billion to be spent on Cape Town’s broken Central Line, promises PRASA

But line still won’t be fully open until 2021


Brief | 23 January 2020

Rondebosch golf club: City of Cape Town accused of subsidising the wealthy elite

But City says renewal of lease is justified


News | 23 January 2020

Makana Municipality to appeal against judgment

Mayor says the municipality has improved and wants judgment dissolving it overturned


Brief | 22 January 2020

Experts lukewarm on exams in isiXhosa and Sesotho

Support for policy but concerns with implementation


News | 20 January 2020

Lawyers dump PRASA after failure to pay R19 million

This means the agency has no lawyers in disputes, some of them imminent, involving billions of rands


News | 16 January 2020

Court orders dissolution of Makana municipality

Provincial government must place municipality under administration


Brief | 14 January 2020

Diary of a Metrorail kid

The daily gamble with commuters’ time


News | 14 January 2020

Residents demand transport for learners who walk up to 9km

Department promises emergency transport this week


Brief | 13 January 2020

Greenmarket Square refugees have split into “two hostile groups”

Reverend Alan Storey’s church has provided shelter to hundreds of people for months but the situation has become untenable


Brief | 10 January 2020

City to move against Greenmarket Square refugees

Refugee leader says they remain “hopeful” that City will provide temporary shelter


Brief | 8 January 2020