Reports from an important court case in the Western Cape High Court about land in Cape Town.
Here is an analysis of the case.
Future of Marikana informal settlement in Philippi East in the hands of a judge
By Masixole Feni
17 February 2017 PHOTO ESSAY
“They live here not out of choice. They live here out of desperation.”
By Ashleigh Furlong
15 February 2017 NEWS
Human Settlements lawyer says that granting the court application by Marikana residents would have “dire and far reaching consequences”
14 February 2017 NEWS
SAPS lawyer says it isn’t possible to arrest the informal settlement’s 60,000 residents
By Thembela Ntongana
12 February 2017 NEWS
“She went from being a property owner to living at the middle of an informal settlement. … This is her primary residence.”
9 February 2017 NEWS
City asked to buy or expropriate land occupied in Philippi East
8 February 2017 NEWS
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