Articles by Tariro Washinyira

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No lights, no security and piles of rubbish at Parow train station

Commuters say they don’t feel safe

By Tariro Washinyira - 9 May 2019
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Attempt to shut down parts of Khayelitsha blocked by police

Mandela Park housing project halted due to factional disputes by backyarders

By Tariro Washinyira - 3 May 2019
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Cameroonian refugees in Cape Town can’t get legal status

Home Affairs was ordered by the courts to open a centre over a year ago for new asylum seeker applicants

By Tariro Washinyira - 2 May 2019
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Workers’ Day: Congolese immigrant works from 5am to 11pm

Bijou Bakole Tshibengu runs a day care centre in Parow

By Tariro Washinyira - 1 May 2019
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Buy or expropriate the land, Marikana shack dwellers tell City

“In a big and beautiful city like Cape Town I don’t expect this kind of life”

By Tariro Washinyira - 24 April 2019
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Train arson suspect in court on Wednesday

Western Cape has increased its available train sets from 39 in December 2018 to 56 currently

By Barbara Maregele, Kristine Liao and Tariro Washinyira - 23 April 2019
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Homophobic staff at Cape Quarter coffee shop make chef’s life a misery

Bootlegger management says homophobia is unacceptable and it is rectifying the situation

By Tariro Washinyira - 16 April 2019
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Greenmarket Square not what it used to be, say traders

Although almost every available stall space is taken, traders say business has been dropping year after year

By Tariro Washinyira - 12 April 2019
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SARS employees on strike over wage dispute

Labour action starts day before 2017/18 filing deadline

By Tariro Washinyira and Musa Binda - 28 March 2019
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Hundreds arrested in PRASA crackdown

Western Cape Regional Manager says copper theft has reached unprecedented levels

By Tariro Washinyira - 27 March 2019
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Asylum seeker battles because of Home Affairs’ spelling mistake

Refugee Yanke Tonga Gillis says he has tried unsuccessfully to get the spelling of his name corrected

By Tariro Washinyira - 25 March 2019
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Refugee children turned away by Cape schools

Immigrant parents battle red tape to get their kids in school

By Tariro Washinyira - 22 March 2019
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Activists battle property company over right to protest

Reclaim the City opposes interdict granted to Growthpoint Properties

By Tariro Washinyira - 5 March 2019
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Premier Blue Ribbon Salt River strike enters fourth month

Union threatens nationwide solidarity strike

By Tariro Washinyira - 26 February 2019
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“Prosecute the PRASA thieves”

Activists fighting for a decent Metrorail service protest at NPA

By Tariro Washinyira - 25 February 2019
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Mboweni receives workers’ demands ahead of budget speech

Minister of Finance addressed marchers outside Parliament

By Tariro Washinyira - 20 February 2019