Articles for Thamsanqa Mbovane

Health workers strike for safer working conditions

Protestors demanded panic buttons, regular police patrol and guns for security guards


Brief | 2 July 2018

Protesters accuse ANC of job favouritism and shut down construction site

Residents of KwaNobuhle demand repairs to their RDP homes


Brief | 27 June 2018

Unsuspecting SASSA beneficiary duped into getting green EasyPay card

Beneficiary claims he was told green card operates the same way as the official SASSA card.


News | 25 June 2018

Chaos in Uitenhage as angry residents demand housing repairs

Protestors claim ward councillor only serves ANC members


Brief | 21 June 2018

Izikhothane task team acts against Uitenhage’s flashy spenders

“I love being isikhothana. It makes me feel like a celebrity”


News | 20 June 2018

PE municipal workers threaten to intensify strike

Workers demanding back pay


Brief | 19 June 2018

Protesters who targeted funeral processions finally get houses

Uitenhage families moved after 20 years in shacks


News | 13 June 2018

Ward committee members protest outside PE council meeting

Protesters demand higher stipends and better equipment


Brief | 30 May 2018

Teen judo fighter from Uitenhage flies to Burundi

Lithemba Magajana found a sponsor to the African Judo Cadet Championship


Brief | 10 May 2018

Uitenhage gogo feeds 100 people daily

Sheila Isaacs offers free meals to those in need


News | 20 April 2018

Judo SA needs funds for young Eastern Cape fighter

Lithemba Magajana has been selected to take part in the African Judo Cadet Championships in Burundi in May


Brief | 16 April 2018