Articles by Liezl Human

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Judge who chaired PRASA board to face tribunal

“We are satisfied that the allegations against her are very serious” says Chief Justice

By Liezl Human - 23 March 2020
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How a Cape Town group is helping neighbourhoods fight Covid-19

As confirmed cases pass 400, we all need to do our part

By Liezl Human - 23 March 2020
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Dysfunctional Compensation Fund leaves medical professionals “out of pocket”

“Doctors can’t give you a service without payment”

By Liezl Human - 18 March 2020
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Covid-19: Nursing homes face major challenges

Elderly and frail at a higher risk from Covid-19

By Liezl Human - 17 March 2020
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How the Lottery funded an R8.5 million Facebook page

Director of Harmonica Jazz Foundation was a member of a National Lotteries Commission distributing agency

By Liezl Human - 16 March 2020

Police are aggravating the trauma of victims of crime, Ombudsman told

Western Cape Police Ombudsman asks public to come forward with complaints

By Liezl Human - 11 March 2020
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Women march against evictions in Drakenstein

“Share the land with those who work on it”

By Liezl Human - 6 March 2020
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PRASA fails to implement security plan as court ordered

#UniteBehind now wants Minister of Transport to intervene

By Liezl Human - 4 March 2020
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PRASA fails to provide security plan to court

It was due in December

By Liezl Human - 26 February 2020
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Payouts to injured workers held up by faulty government software

New R300 million Compensation Fund software isn’t working

By Liezl Human - 25 February 2020
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Small organisation fights pollution in Cape Town rivers

New app for short-term cleaning contracts to be released in April

By Liezl Human - 25 February 2020
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“The struggle against corruption is a struggle for human rights”

Civil society working group submits recommendations to Zondo Commission

By Liezl Human - 19 February 2020
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PRASA vs Siyangena: #UniteBehind joins court case to force rail agency to fight for billions of rands

PRASA doesn’t even have a law firm to represent it in huge upcoming legal battle

By Liezl Human - 14 February 2020
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Soiled Milnerton lagoon cannot wait three years, says OUTA

Joe Slovo informal settlement needs proper sanitation and the Potsdam Wastewater Treatment Works needs to be fixed

By Liezl Human - 13 February 2020
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UWC students protest while classes are suspended

Some protesters are demanding registration for all students, regardless of whether or not they have paid fees

By Liezl Human and Ashraf Hendricks - 6 February 2020
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Werksmans boots PRASA off the train

Law firm drops rail company for not paying R7.8 million invoice

By Liezl Human - 5 February 2020