Articles by Kimberly Mutandiro

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Old mortuary becomes a home for the living

“Some people call us crazy … but it’s home, sweet home”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 5 November 2019
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Family in Brakpan terrorised for laying rape charges

“They always break the door and enter with guns, pangas, golf clubs and sticks. They beat us”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 28 October 2019
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Marievale cousins accuse SANDF soldiers of assault

“The soldiers kept kicking them so badly we thought they would kill them”, says witness

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 15 October 2019
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Peter Chihoro cycles up to 80km a day fetching wood to make brooms

Zimbabwean has been making brooms for ten years

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 15 October 2019
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Taxi associations accused of terrorising immigrants in Pretoria

Men beaten up, accused of drug dealing

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 14 October 2019
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Red ants and rubber bullets are the only service delivery we know, says Brakpan resident

Protesters barricade road after illegal electrical connections removed

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 11 October 2019
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100-year-old man dies two months after getting his first house

“Living in our new home without him will never be the same”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 27 September 2019
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The dangerous trade of the coal hunter

Stealing coal from goods trains to make a living

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 23 September 2019
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Family losing hope of finding body of informal gold miner

Witness Manono died in April in Mpumalanga

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 23 September 2019
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“The list of Mugabe’s crimes is endless”

GroundUp’s Zimbabwean reporters write about what Robert Mugabe meant to them

By Joseph Chirume, Kimberly Mutandiro, Bernard Chiguvare and Tariro Washinyira - 6 September 2019
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Immigrant shop owners left stranded after looting in Pretoria

“Why do people think that all Nigerians commit crime?”

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 5 September 2019
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South African killed during xenophobic violence in Springs

Man who allegedly shot him was trying to defend an immigrant

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 5 September 2019
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Ekhurhuleni municipal workers demand R810 million in back pay

March in Benoni in support of 4,500 workers

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 4 September 2019
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Brakpan residents accuse municipality of excluding them from housing project

“They will only remove us in coffins” says protester

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 3 September 2019
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A lifetime without an ID document

Thoko Nzimande is 63 and she has never had an identity document

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 16 August 2019
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Evicted Nigel families fear separation from their children

Social workers have declared living conditions unhealthy for children

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 15 August 2019