Articles for Mandla Mnyakama

Cape Flats cleaners want masks

Management agrees masks are necessary


News | 13 June 2017

In photos: Cape Town’s tempest

At least five dead, and many lose their homes

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Photo Essay | 8 June 2017

Gugulethu community complain of bad policing at poorly attended imbizo

Residents hope police deputy minister will follow up their individual cases


Brief | 5 June 2017

Shack fire claims three lives

Two people narrowly escape Nyanga backyard blaze


Brief | 30 May 2017

Cape Town’s bursting trains

Commuters complain of overcrowded and delays


News | 18 May 2017

It’s our turn to benefit, say residents of Gugulethu informal settlement

Tambo Square families call for police protection amidst protests


News | 15 May 2017

Roads out of Gugulethu blocked by protesters

Learners unable to attend schools outside township


Brief | 10 May 2017

Angry Gugulethu residents close down school

Protest against upgrade of informal settlement


News | 9 May 2017

Land occupiers in Grabouw demand services

Residents cross N2 to relieve themselves

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Brief | 8 May 2017

Gugulethu toilet cleaning jobs dispute resolved

Services resume as new contracts signed


Brief | 19 April 2017

Long queues at Khayelitsha taxi rank as bus drivers strike

Commuters complain they were not informed


Brief | 12 April 2017

Battle for toilet cleaning jobs in Gugulethu

Residents stop janitors emptying toilets in protest


News | 29 March 2017

Rival taxi groups strike peace deal

Truce follows weeks of violence over Delft and Nyanga routes


Brief | 28 March 2017

Delft taxi war calms down

Police call for people not to spread panic on social media


News | 24 March 2017

Our toilets haven’t worked for four years, say Mbekweni shack dwellers

Municipality blames vandalism for broken toilets


News | 10 March 2017

Gugulethu residents fight over future of Tambo Square

City wants to put in services for shack dwellers, but local residents want community facilities


News | 2 March 2017