Minister Madikizela prejudges Tafelberg debate

He should recuse himself from decision on affordable housing for Sea Point property


27 January 2017

“We are part of Sea Point. We want to live here.”

Methodist Church packed as residents discuss future of Tafelberg


20 January 2017

Tafelberg study a breakthrough, say activists

270 units proposed for low-income households on Sea Point property


18 November 2016

Feasibility study for Tafelberg to be released tomorrow

"We have waited long enough" says activist


17 November 2016

Housing activists block access to Public Works department

They protested that the Western Cape government's feasibility study on the controversial Tafelberg property is overdue


15 November 2016

State offices instead of housing for the poor

Proceeds from contentious sale of Tafelberg School will be used to fund provincial offices, not social projects

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24 July 2016

Sea Point workers march against Tafelberg sale, as objection period ends

“We are sick and tired of the backyard" says domestic worker


9 June 2016

Letter from Zackie Achmat to Premier Helen Zille

“If you commit to building affordable housing you will be addressing our resistance with humility and as a leader”


9 June 2016

Turn Tafelberg into affordable housing, pleads novelist

"To sell off the Tafelberg land is to discard the opportunity to plan for a city that is built on integration, compassion, trust and justice."


30 May 2016

Court settlement reached in Tafelberg case

But dispute over future of Sea Point property 'is by no means concluded'


5 May 2016

Tafelberg site could house 200 families at rents from R700 a month

2012 study laid out plan for social housing


18 April 2016

Activists ask court to stop province selling Sea Point property

Tafelberg site should be used for affordable housing, not a private school, they argue

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11 April 2016

Activists to interdict sale of Tafelberg site

Reclaim the City campaign demands a transparent public process


15 March 2016

Province agrees to discuss future of Tafelberg School

Activists to reconsider intended court action against provincial government


3 March 2016

Calls to halt sale of prime city land

Civil society organisations and Western Cape Province clash over four inner city properties


8 February 2016