Articles by Rejul Bejoy

Anger at huge price tag for life-saving medicine

Price of effective treatment for hepatitis C is over 600 times what it costs to produce


28 July 2016

Study links wage increase to job losses on farms

But researchers cautious about findings


28 July 2016

Woman who can’t evict people from her home faces eviction

Double-edge of high bar for eviction


25 July 2016

State offices instead of housing for the poor

Proceeds from contentious sale of Tafelberg School will be used to fund provincial offices, not social projects

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24 July 2016

Sascoc board members flout their own rules

CEO holds position in violation of its constitution


22 July 2016

Corruption allegations against Gideon Sam come back to life

Accusations against Sascoc president related to social grants result in urgent meeting


13 July 2016

Legislation to stop predatory wage deductions underway

Debt collectors have been exploiting involuntary and uninformed agreements with debtors


8 July 2016

South Africa opposed UN resolution on internet access

But by consensus, Human Rights Council now officially recognises that people have a right to internet access and online freedom of expression


6 July 2016

South Africa abstains from UN vote to protect human rights

Resolution on gay rights watchdog passed without SA support


5 July 2016

City taken to court over toilets

SJC says Cape Town municipality has failed to provide adequate sanitation to decades-old informal settlements

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4 July 2016

Residents urge De Lille to stop 19-storey Bo-Kaap building

Mayor will have final say on giant development


29 June 2016

Survey finds massive medicine shortages in clinics

Mpumalanga and Gauteng have the most stockouts of HIV and TB medicines

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24 June 2016

Apartheid victims lose 14-year legal battle against Ford and IBM

US Supreme Court upholds 2014 ruling to dismiss claims against both companies


23 June 2016

Woodstock woman faces eviction from home of 75 years

Property developer wants tenants out by August


22 June 2016

Activists draft charter for better education

250 members of Equal Education reach consensus after two day meeting


19 June 2016

Day of debate at Equal Education conference

Delegates participated in four panels focusing on the legacy of apartheid on education


18 June 2016