Articles for Buziwe Nocuze

City clears the air in Lower Crossroads

A drain that let off a stench of human waste since December has been fixed


Brief | 12 June 2017

Shack demolitions in Philippi

Displaced resident says she can’t keep on paying rent with her child grant money


Brief | 5 June 2017

Gugulethu clinic gets its mobile police station

Police deputy minister delivers on promise


Brief | 5 June 2017

Protest after health care worker stabbed to death

Deputy police minister promises mobile station outside Gugulethu Community Health Centre at KTC Day Hospital


Brief | 25 May 2017

Lower Crossroads residents trapped indoors by foul smell from drains

“We cannot open our doors and windows because the smell is too much”


News | 10 May 2017

Delft wheelchair user finally gets her own house

After 15 years living in a container, Nobendiba Thuthani says she had lost hope


Brief | 20 April 2017

Port Alfred municipality breaks promises on toilets

Spokesperson claims not to know about broken taxi rank toilets reported in January


News | 6 April 2017

Children at pre-school use the bush as a toilet

Port St Johns parents waiting for toilets to be built


Brief | 4 April 2017

Port St Johns learners have to be sent home when it rains

Five years on and school hasn’t been fixed


News | 28 March 2017

I was born blind for a purpose, says East London accordion player

Siphe Mditshane uses his musical talent to teach others


Brief | 17 March 2017

People with disabilities demand better jobs

“We only get hired to answer phones”


Brief | 9 March 2017

Children at daycare centre live with leaking sewer

Port Alfred residents say problem reported to municipality five months ago


Brief | 7 March 2017

Weeks of no electricity for Buffalo City town

Municipality blames illegal connections for blowing transformer


Brief | 9 February 2017

Sewerage water spilling out onto Port Alfred taxi rank

Drivers fed-up with municipality’s broken promises


Brief | 30 January 2017

East London residents complain of stinking water

Community members in Mzamomhle say municipality ignorestheir complaints


Brief | 4 November 2016

No water for months in Eastern Cape town

Ndlovini residents say they’ve been ignored since the elections


Brief | 13 October 2016