Articles by Ashraf Hendricks

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Wage negotiations deadlocked on Grabouw Farm at centre of N2 protests

Oak Valley has obtained an interdict against protesting workers

By Ashraf Hendricks - 22 May 2019
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We have nowhere to train, say Mitchells Plain learners

School trying to raise money for a sports field

By Ashraf Hendricks - 20 May 2019
Thousands of learners in Kraaifontein protest again overcrowding

Thousands of learners protest in Kraaifontein

Frustration with overcrowded classrooms

By Ashraf Hendricks - 16 May 2019
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Grabouw farm workers suspend protest

Union calls for release of arrested protesters

By Ashraf Hendricks - 15 May 2019
Roads were blocked with burning tires and debris early in the morning inside Grabouw. Some residence who were watching were not sure why the the protest was happening or who the leaders were.

Grabouw community divided as protests continue

Tensions rise along racial lines

By Ashraf Hendricks - 14 May 2019
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Farm workers in Grabouw strike for R250 per day

Oak Valley Estate says it complies with National Minimum Wage Act

By Ashraf Hendricks - 13 May 2019
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Ocean View care centre faces uncertain future

Founder says he won’t close the place unless “forced to”

By Ashraf Hendricks - 13 May 2019
Dunoons new state-of-the art library

A look inside Dunoons new state-of-the-art library

Five years in the making, the R42-million facility is now open

By Ashraf Hendricks - 27 April 2019
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Cyclone Idai: Zimbabweans rally to help each other

Citizens didn’t wait for government to organise relief effort

Text by Steve Kretzmann. Photos by Ashraf Hendricks. - 17 April 2019
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IN PHOTOS: Zimbabweans struggle to recover from Cyclone Idai

Crops have been destroyed. And where houses once stood there are now rocks

Text by Steve Kretzmann. Photos by Ashraf Hendricks. - 15 April 2019
Quinton Louw poses with Diamond, a 3 year old lioness. Louw started out as a handler, but is now performing with the animals. He says that being on stage with them “feels amazing” .

Circus animals: part of a magical world, or the victims of cruelty?

Protesters call for boycott of travelling circus

By Ashraf Hendricks - 4 April 2019
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Testosterone back in stock after stockout

Solidarity march at UCT to raise awareness about drug shortage

By Ashraf Hendricks - 27 March 2019
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We need lights to keep each other safe, say occupiers of Waterfront property

Protesters call on Western Cape government to restore electricity to occupied building after murder of activist

By Ashraf Hendricks - 27 March 2019
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Farm workers march to Parliament demanding moratorium on evictions

Call for President Cyril Ramaphosa to keep promise he made in 2014

By Ashraf Hendricks - 20 March 2019
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Police officers march to Parliament

Protesters say they have been overlooked for promotions

By Ashraf Hendricks - 19 March 2019
Grade 11 pupil Zenile Ngcame of Masiphumelele High School, raises her fist during a protest for climate change outside Parliament in Cape Town.

South African youths march for action against climate change

#ClimateStrike protests held across the world

By Ashraf Hendricks, Zoë Postman and Musa Binda - 15 March 2019