Articles by Mbulelo Sisulu

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Man torched to death in possible xenophobic attack

“People who have businesses around the village were not happy for this foreign guy to run a business here”

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 13 April 2017
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Families evicted by tribal authority want to go back to their land

Residents of Bhungeni were moved to make way for shopping mall

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 12 April 2017
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Wheelbarrow in place of a mobile clinic

After the mobile clinic broke down, some of the elderly in Tsaba Village have to be taken by wheelbarrow to the nearest clinic

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 30 March 2017
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Sewage “spilling continuously” into Butterworth river

Residents and livestock suffer while year-old leak is unfixed

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 27 March 2017
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Wheelchair for grandmother trapped in her shack

After years as a virtual prisoner in her home, 72-year-old Beauty Qamata can breathe fresh air again

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 17 March 2017
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Disabled 72-year-old trapped alone in her shack all day

Former domestic worker Beauty Qamata lost her legs to diabetes

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 6 March 2017
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Fed-up with waiting, residents of informal settlement sort out their own water supply

Santini community in Butterworth remain without electricity or sanitation

By Mbulelo Sisulu - 3 March 2017