Articles by Kelly Vinett

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Khayelitsha child care principals ask for fee increase

40 principals dressed in black protested outside the Department of Social Development

By Kelly Vinett and Saam Niami Jalinous - 30 November 2018
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Judge criticises judge in PRASA case

Judge Tintswalo Nana Makhubele “ought not to to undertake any judicial duties until she clears her name of the allegations against her”

By Kelly Vinett - 29 November 2018
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Residents oppose Conradie Hospital housing plan

The site, which has stood empty for 16 years, is a battleground over the future of state subsidised housing in Cape Town

By Kelly Vinett - 22 November 2018
Over 1000 residents protest along Southern Bypass Street in Vredenburg.

Vredenburg closed off as protesters demand better living conditions

Shops shut and roads blocked

By Ashraf Hendricks, Kelly Vinett and Saam Niami Jalinous - 15 November 2018
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Court stops Bo-Kaap residents from interfering with tower block construction

Association says right to protest has been infringed

By Kelly Vinett - 13 November 2018
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Madikizela blames Salt River social housing delay on Herron

Housing activists protest outside DA press conference

By Kelly Vinett - 8 November 2018
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Why did the City of Cape Town delay social housing in Salt River?

Brett Herron and DA councillors trade accusations

By Kelly Vinett - 7 November 2018
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Brett Herron and JP Smith in war of words over social housing

Mayco member Brett Herron resigns from DA and city council

By Thembela Ntongana and Kelly Vinett - 1 November 2018
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Rape trials are long, expensive and difficult

Frequent postponements are frustrating and emotionally draining for both the accused and accuser

By Kelly Vinett and Saam Niami Jalinous - 31 October 2018