Articles by Ihsaan Haffejee

African Diaspora Forum condemns comments by Mkongi, Mashaba

“We would like to remind the mayor, that foreign nationals have no expectations to be provided free houses”


Brief | 1 August 2017

Zuma “makes us feel awkward for being black and smart”

Large meeting demands end to corrupt presidency


News | 19 July 2017

Thousands attend Eid prayers in Lenasia

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa joins in


Brief | 26 June 2017

DRC immigrants protest against Kabila visit

President Jacob Zuma hosted his Congolese counterpart in a bilateral meeting


News | 26 June 2017

Lenasia celebrates International Day of Yoga

“It is not limited to any religion and can be practiced by all” says India’s Consul General


Photo Essay | 21 June 2017

Youth commemorate sacrifices of the past and protest about the present

Celebrations and demonstrations held around the country on 16 June

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Photo Essay | 19 June 2017

Thousands left stranded by Johannesburg taxi blockade

Talks between taxi association and SA Taxi Finance Holdings broke down


News | 15 June 2017

In photos: residents clash with police in Davidsonville

Threat to cut off water and electricity spark protests, but a multitude of festering problems underlie community’s anger


Photo Essay | 12 June 2017

Taxi associations battle over Soweto routes

WATA suspends services after driver murdered


Brief | 7 June 2017

Life Esidimeni families concerned about progress on ombudsman’s recommendations

“As far as we are aware nothing has been done by SAPS.”


News | 6 June 2017

Bekezela residents accuse Red Ants of violence and theft

“Everyone does something to try to make a living but we are pleading for people to assist us with food and warm clothing until we manage to get back on our feet”


News | 5 June 2017

Evictions turn violent in Newtown

The legality of the action initiated by Prasa under dispute in court


Photo Essay | 2 June 2017

Students protest against rape culture

Rush hour traffic stopped on Nelson Mandela Bridge in Johannesburg


News | 25 May 2017

Thousands march against violence against women

Woman tells of how she jumped from moving car to escape abductor


News | 22 May 2017

Spinning is a sport dominated by men

But now some women are bucking the stereotype


Video | 19 May 2017

Protesters demand secret ballot for Zuma

Constitutional Court hears argument on how Parliament should vote


Photo Essay | 15 May 2017