Articles for Joseph Chirume

BASF workers on strike because of dispute over back pay

Workers say that they are owed money for first half of 2016


News | 12 August 2016

Aspen workers on strike across Eastern Cape

Employees want 10% versus company offer of 7%


Brief | 4 August 2016

Residents in Motherwell left without a clinic

RDP house claimed by its owner


Brief | 1 August 2016

Angry parents close primary school

Far too few teachers for number of students


News | 25 July 2016

Zimbabwean told Road Accident Fund doesnโ€™t help foreigners

But the Fund says its employees are meant to treat everyone equally


News | 14 July 2016

Residents of Qunu informal settlement protest on margin of ANC rally

โ€œI have seven years of moving around Port Elizabeth as a squatter"


News | 13 July 2016

Students shutdown PE university, accusing administration of breaking agreement

Sasco vows to continue until university agrees to its demands


News | 11 July 2016

Please donโ€™t kill us, say people with albinism

"Our bodies do not cure anything"


Brief | 7 July 2016

Immigrant traders threatened in Port Elizabeth

Police accused of xenophobia


News | 4 July 2016

Rubbish piles up in PE

Residents, municipality play the blame game


Brief | 28 June 2016

Eastern Cape government and taxis strike a deal

R1.7 million for taxi associations


Brief | 23 June 2016

Colchester residents demand return of land

Protesters block Addo Elephant National Park entrance


News | 22 June 2016

Carnival to commemorate 1976 aims to keep youth off drugs

But young people say they know little about the Soweto uprising


Brief | 17 June 2016

Taxis bring Eastern Cape cities to a halt

Dispute over permits results in blocked roads and school closures


News | 10 June 2016

Disabled woman lives in a cardboard shack on a filthy hill

Poverty haunts Centerton, on the edge of the citrus town of Hankey


News | 7 June 2016

Broken Home Affairs system leaves refugees stranded

It has been down for two weeks, and no one can say when it will be fixed

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News | 3 June 2016