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It is entirely legal to film police arresting – or assaulting – someone.
In Cape Town, you can contact the department at 080 065 6463 and they can direct you further.
Before giving an eviction order a court must balance your interests against the bank’s, and decide if selling the house is the best option, or if alternatives can be found to settle the debt.
Dog fighting is illegal and punishable by imprisonment. You can report it to the SPCA, but be prepared to testify.
Unfortunately the short answer is that there does not seem to be a way to compel Home Affairs to resolve matters urgently.
The Constitutional Court ruled in October 2018 that a blanket ban on asylum seekers applying for temporary or permanent residence visas was not justified.
As a SAPS member, he should have been a member of the Government Employees Pension Fund, and his wife or partner and children would be entitled to benefits after his death.
You can apply online.
You can join a union and insist on your rights under the law.
You have a legal right to a statement of the amount owed and how it was calculated. It is also possible to ask for a discount on the collection fees and apparently this is often granted.