Articles by Annie Cebulski

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Western Cape government explains how it deals with sexual misconduct in schools

Principal criticises gaps between policy and practice

By Annie Cebulski - 15 June 2018
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“When you leave your kids in the morning, you just hope that you’re coming back”

Cash-in-transit workers demand improved security

By Annie Cebulski - 12 June 2018
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Department of Labour to use billion-rand surplus to extend UIF benefits

Unemployed workers will be paid out for up to a full year

By Annie Cebulski - 11 June 2018
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Dozens of families evicted at Cape Town’s largest social housing project

Previous attempt to remove Steenvilla households who are behind on their rent failed

By Tariro Washinyira and Annie Cebulski - 6 June 2018
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Uber and City of Cape Town locked in licence battle

Drivers caught in middle as more cars are impounded

By Annie Cebulski - 6 June 2018
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Parkwood erupts in protest after shack demolitions

“How must we sleep now? On glass, on sand, on bricks, on garbage? They took everything from us.”

By Annie Cebulski and Aidan Jones - 23 May 2018
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Western Cape teacher on trial for sex crime was allowed to continue teaching

But MEC Debbie Schäfer demanded Equal Education stop all school activities after sexual misconduct allegations unrelated to learners

By Annie Cebulski - 22 May 2018
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Western Cape’s mounting rubbish problem

Less than half of the province’s landfill sites are operational

By Annie Cebulski - 17 May 2018
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Equal Education general secretary stepped down over allegations of sexual harassment

Civil society organisation appoints independent panel to investigate accusations against Tshepo Motsepe

By Annie Cebulski - 16 May 2018
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State of the art library to open in Dunoon

Libraries in poor communities have to be built from scratch

By Annie Cebulski - 16 May 2018
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Thousands march in solidarity with Palestine

“I stand here as a Jewish South African to say to Israel: ‘Enough! Enough shooting unarmed protesters!’”

By Aidan Jones, Annie Cebulski and Joseph Chirume - 15 May 2018

Cape Town councillor promises new social housing by 2019

Activists vow to continue occupying Helen Bowden Nursing Home and Woodstock Hospital

By Annie Cebulski - 11 May 2018

City of Cape Town invites struggling property owners to apply for help

We believe many more property owners are eligible, says City

By Annie Cebulski - 9 May 2018
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Western Cape government fails to explain security contract

GroundUp has now submitted a request under the access to public information act

By Annie Cebulski - 7 May 2018
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Mitchells Plain and Siqalo residents hold crisis meeting

“If we start a racial war in this country, it is going to help no one.”

By Annie Cebulski - 3 May 2018
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Violent clashes between Mitchells Plain and Siqalo residents

30 people arrested for public violence

By Annie Cebulski - 2 May 2018