VIOLENCE

South African killed during xenophobic violence in Springs

Man who allegedly shot him was trying to defend an immigrant

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5 September 2019

Cape Town cops assault land occupier

City says it will investigate

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4 September 2019

Worker advice office a casualty of Joburg looting

Casual Workers Advice Office vows to continue its work

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4 September 2019

Women are being evicted from shelters onto the street

Victims of violence are rendered homeless or forced to return to abusive homes

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20 August 2019

This is what it’s like to go to school in Hanover Park

If they hear gunshots the “kids know if they outside they have to go to the nearest classroom and hit the floor”

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12 August 2019

Shelters for abused women protest outside Parliament

More funds needed to implement the recommendations of the Commission for Gender Equality

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23 July 2019

Health workers sit in at PE clinic following attack on nurse

Health department says it cannot deploy security guards into a room where confidential consultations take place

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13 June 2019

Police shoot at Mfuleni protesters

Dispute over allocation of units in new housing development

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31 May 2019

Grabouw community divided as protests continue

Tensions rise along racial lines

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14 May 2019

Protesters burn Khayelitsha health facility

“The clinic helps us with tests for chronic diseases. Now we will have to travel long distances to other areas to get treatment”

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26 April 2019

Glebelands hostel murder case postponed

Police officer and his co-accused are alleged to have murdered nine men

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28 January 2019

“Mommy mommy, they just shot Dylan!”

Dylan Pelton, a teenage victim of Bonteheuwel’s gang violence, would have turned 20 on 5 November

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5 November 2018

Mayhem in Atlantis over building of community hall

Rubber bullets fired and shop looted

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18 October 2018