Articles by Chumani Mazwi

“I fell into a pit of mud and human waste”

Pit toilets finally repaired at Eastern Cape school where caretaker nearly drowned

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26 October 2018

Villagers waiting 20 years for basic services

Upper Xhwili near Mthatha has no electricity, piped clean water or decent roads


26 October 2018

Taxi strike disrupts social grant payments in Eastern Cape

Taxi operators claim MEC won’t listen to them

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19 September 2018

Mthatha villagers block road, demand electricity

Mayor agrees to convene a meeting


21 August 2018

Police and protesters accused of brutality in Hermanus

Cele promises to bring IPID to Zwelihle to investigate

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25 July 2018

In photos: Bheki Cele versus Hermanus protesters

Tensions escalate in Zwelihle following assault on police officer and subsequent house raids by SAPS

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21 July 2018

Paraplegic man faces eviction

Swartland municipality says it is investigating possible alternatives although it is not obliged to do so


20 July 2018

DA calls for army to be deployed

Mmusi Maimane leads march from Manenberg to Nyanga


19 July 2018

Local TV series wins at international film festival

Story about young Langa boxer’s rise to the top


17 July 2018

Protesters close municipal offices in Gugulethu

Protest was unrelated to the torching of the Gugulethu fire station and municipal building on Thursday morning

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12 July 2018

Residents “take back” their community with clean-up initiative

The International Peace Youth Group in partnership with PRASA and Netreg residents cleaned the area around the train station on Saturday


9 July 2018

Steenvilla evictees disappointed after De Lille no-show

Mayor’s office says she was not aware of meeting with residents

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6 July 2018