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Backyarders present clear evidence of corruption in Mandela Park in letter to Ward 94 Councillor

Mandela Park Backyarders Press Statement 23 July 2011 (A version of this statement was originally sent to Ward 94 Cllr Patrick Mngxunyeni and REC Sectretary Vuyiso Tyhalisisu) Housing Allocation Concern As Mandela Park Backyarders we have observed the ongoing housing … Continue reading

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The ANC’s fast and furious parliamentary deliberation over the Info Bill

In the face of sustained opposition to the Protection of Information Bill (better known as the “protection of information from investigative journalism bill”), the ANC is pushing the speedometer needle well into the danger zone as it chases deadlines at … Continue reading

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Invitation to All Those Seeking Political Office to Come Down to the People

Website: khayelitshastruggles.com or http://www.abahlali.org Email: abmwesterncape@abahlali.org office admin: 073 2562 036/ 083 446 5081 On the 21 March 2011 Abahlali baseMjondolo Western Cape will have a mass rally at the VE shack settlement in Khayelitsha from 10:00 till 13:00. Representatives … Continue reading

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Photos of Hangberg rally and march

Mandela Park Backyarders along with the Poor People’s Alliance and some other social movements joined the march organised by residents of Hangberg in Hout Bay on Sunday.  Well over 1,000 people marched over 6km to Hout Bay Police Station.

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Solidarity: Statement on the Anniversary of the Attack on Abahlali baseMjondolo in the Kennedy Road Settlement

Sunday, 26 September 2010 Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Statement A year ago today our movement was attacked by an armed mob in the Kennedy Road settlement. The police refused to come to our aid and for months the homes of our … Continue reading

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Update: Backyarder arrested but workers on housing site agree to suspend construction

Mandela Park Backyarders Press Update – 17 August 2010 at 13h20 Click here for this morning’s press release Early this morning at 03h00, Backyarder Loyiso Mfuku was arrested by Metro Police. He was sleeping in his home with his family. … Continue reading

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