Articles by Kimberly Mutandiro

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100-year-old man gets R10,000 donation after GroundUp story

“Now we will not go hungry anymore”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 9 May 2019
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Call for law to allow communities to recall ward councillors

Group hands over petition signed by over 25,000 people

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 3 May 2019
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“I raised my children by selling home brewed beer”

Traditional beer is cheap and popular in Tsakane township

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 2 May 2019
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100-year-old man waiting 22 years for a house

“It would make our last few years on earth easier if we got a house”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 23 April 2019
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Austerity is hurting rural health, says report

“Redirecting money from private to public spending is an obvious area to look at as part of urgent reform”

By Kimberly Mutandiro and Kristine Liao - 10 April 2019
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SANDF unlawfully evicted people. It is now trying to move them to tents

Marievale residents say they would rather stay in their shacks

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 4 April 2019
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Tensions rise as 600 RDP houses stand empty in Nigel

High time we got answers, say Alra Park residents

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 2 April 2019
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Residents burn down Alra Park police station

Claims of race discrimination in housing allocation

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 25 March 2019
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Protesters extort cash and goods from immigrant shopkeepers

“I always give them two litres of paraffin for burning tyres during protests”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 21 March 2019
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SANDF refuses to re-accommodate immigrants it evicted in Marievale

“They want to break my family apart,” says evictee

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 14 March 2019
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Community health workers blockade Gauteng Department of Health

Workers have not given up the fight to be made permanent employees

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 6 March 2019
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Gauteng community health care workers reject contracts

R3,500 a month is not enough, says workers’ forum

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 22 February 2019
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Farmers, miners and immigrants battle for land at old Vlakfontein mine

Moses Skosana has no title deed although he has been farming on the old mine compound for eight years

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 19 February 2019
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The men who make a living from an old gold mine dump

“The gold is right here in the soil”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 14 February 2019
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SANDF appeal against evicted Marievale residents dismissed

Pretoria High Court says application lacks merit and orders army to pay costs

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 1 February 2019
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Gloria Matsala walks 10km every day to wait for work on the side of the road. This month, she’s earned R100

Jobseekers hope for domestic work

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 30 January 2019