Tag Archives: police repression
25 November 2010 Mandela Park Backyarders invite the media to see firsthand the corruption in the Provincial Department of Human Settlements development in Mandela Park. Five Mandela Park Backyarders to appear in court today for ‘trespassing’.
The Mandela Park Backyarders will be holding a mass meeting tomorrow the 20th of November at 2pm at Andile Nhose Community Centre. According to the law, we do not have to notify the police of any gathering in our own … Continue reading
Mandela Park Backyarders Press Statement 18 November 2010 Even though the Backyarders immediately distanced themselves from the violence employed by certain residents of Mandela Park, Madikizela is still treating us as criminals, denouncing us on radio, refusing to meet with … Continue reading
Some photos of yesterday’s protest in Mandela Park. Police banned the protest during the day. Protesters reassembled at about 8pm and toyi-toyi’ed until 11pm