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Mandela Park Backyarders to join employment protest at Khayelitsha Hospital 10am tomorrow

16 April 2012 Backyarders Solidarity Statement Tomorrow, the 17th of April 2012, the Mandela Park Backyarders will be joining in solidarity with the Progressive Youth Movement and other community groups from all over Khayelitsha to protest the unfair job allocation … Continue reading

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Letter to the Khayelitsha Development Forum and request for follow-up meeting

Note: To our supporters of our struggle and to the media, the following letter was sent to the Khayelitsha Development Forum. They seem to have ignored our overtures towards having an open and productive discussion with them. It is unfortunate … Continue reading

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More protests tomorrow at New Khayelitsha Hospital

12 January 2012 Tomorrow at 12pm, Khayelitsha residents will be meeting with KDF (Khayelitsha Development Forum) and the Khayelitsha Hospital officials in their quest to reverse what they believe is a fraudulent recruitment process. KDF and Hospital officials are expected … Continue reading

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The Khayelitsha 10 to appear in Court this morning

11 January 2012 The Khayelitsha 10, arrested during the protest outside new Khayelitsha Hospital yesterday morning will appear in Khayelitsha Magistrate court today at 09h00. The community has vowed to intensify their protest until their members are released. This is … Continue reading

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Residents protest outside new CT hospital

Graeme Raubenheimer | EWN More than a hundred angry Khayelitsha residents are set to protest outside the newly-constructed hospital in the area on Monday morning. The group from Mandela Park claimed local authorities overlooked them when employing staff for the facility.

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Threat to picket new Khayelitsha hospital

Note on article: It should be noted that the Khayelitsha Development Forum is a body of political appointees of DA and ANC Ward Councillors, is not democratically elected, and therefore does not represent the interests of the Khayelitsha community. The … Continue reading

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Spat over jobs rages on at unopened hospital

Nombulelo Damba – NewAge Jan 10 2012 9:54AM The newly built Khayelitsha District Hospital has not even opened its doors but was the site of protests over job allocations on Monday morning. About 100 people from Khayelitsha wards 94 and … Continue reading

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New Khayelitsha Hospital under threat: Residents vow to protest and will prevent employees from working on site tomorrow until their grievances are heard!

8 January 2012 Press statement on behalf of Khayelitsha residents From 6am tomorrow morning, Khayelitsha residents will be protesting outside the new Khayelitsha Hospital. Tonight, we will be mobilising to that effect. We have had enough! Kwanele! The Community of … Continue reading

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Khayelitsha residents: ‘We want jobs on project’

Note: Group Five also owns part of the new Gugulethu Square Mall where Gugulethu residents have also been protesting to force Group Five to employ more local residents. Anna Majavu – The Sowetan 10 September 2009 Angry Khayelitsha residents are … Continue reading

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