Articles by Ihsaan Haffejee

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In photos: Mahikeng revolts against unemployment and corruption

Protesters demand removal of Premier Supra Mahumapelo

By GroundUp Reporter - 21 April 2018
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Taxi drivers call for Mayor Masina’s resignation

Concern over delays in Ekhurhuleni’s bus rapid transport system

By GroundUp Reporter - 21 March 2018
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Call for action against abusive churches

Speak the Truth marches in Braamfontein

By GroundUp Reporter - 15 March 2018
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“It is me who must fix the police” says Mbalula

Mogale City: police minister promises quick action against drug dealers and corrupt cops

By GroundUp Reporter - 24 January 2018
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Police vehicle petrol-bombed in Hoërskool Overvaal protests

Local ANC leader says some parents want to meet to find a way forward

By GroundUp Reporter - 18 January 2018
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In photos: Protests and violence at Afrikaans high school

Dispute over language admission policy boils over

By GroundUp Reporter - 17 January 2018
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Police call centre workers march to Union Buildings

Strike started in July

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 16 October 2017
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Freak storm in Gauteng leaves residents without electricity, water and toilets

I am just glad to be alive, says 70-year-old

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 11 October 2017
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Learners protest for transport grant

No decision yet but negotiations with Treasury are ongoing, according to DBE official

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 6 October 2017
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Soweto gay pride march against hate crimes

Last year’s event was cancelled

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 2 October 2017
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Protest at Soweto school engulfed in race tensions

Exams disrupted as parents prevent teachers from entering school

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 18 September 2017
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Wits students stand up for gay rights

“We stand here in pride, in solidarity and in defiance with what it means to be in a positive, beautiful and queer relationship.”

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 21 August 2017
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Mine workers remember the Marikana massacre

Five years later conditions in nearby Nkaneng township remain largely unchanged

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 17 August 2017
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Informal miners demand legalisation of their work

Zama-zamas march on Department of Mineral Resources

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 16 August 2017
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Stephen McGown describes hostage ordeal

“I’m angry … but I need to let this go”

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 11 August 2017
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EFF supporters march on Union Buildings

“We need a change”

By Ihsaan Haffejee - 8 August 2017