Feud over electricity in East London

Residents in RDP houses blame illegal connections for power failures


News | 17 November 2016

All we want is a letter, protesters tell councillor

Mfuleni residents accuse councillor of failing to help them access electricity


Brief | 11 August 2016

Fire victims left without electricity for months

Residents in Masiphumelele wetlands have been without power since November 2015


News | 27 July 2016

Battle over electricity in East London

Blackouts as municipality tries to stop illegal connections


News | 19 July 2016

Yet another devastating fire in Imizamo Yethu

Yesterday's fire follows the ones of 12 November and 26 December


News | 2 February 2016

Rats, robbers and foul smells: Life on the Island

Residents of Island in Khayelitsha TR section have been terrorised by rats for more than a decade. Situated between a highway and a blocked drainage canal, the residents also have to deal with the stench that comes from the canal which is infested with mosquitoes.

Mary-Jane Matsolo

News | 20 April 2012