Heritage Day Event at Roosboom


On 24 September 2013 a Heritage Day event took place at Roosboom in Ladysmith. The ward councillor and a representative from the committee of churches were amongst the speakers.

The event’s theme was, “Asinawo amagugu ngaphandle komhlaba (We do not have heritage without having land).”Read more….

Click here for pictures of from event

Statement in Defense of the Abahlali BaseMjondolo members

6 October 2013

To:  James Nxumalo, Mayor, eThekwini Municipality, Durban, South Africa Senzo
Mchunu, Premier, KwaZulu-Natal Jacob Zuma, President, Republic of South Africa

Since 2005, the ABAHLALI BASEMJONDOLO (Shack Dwellers) movement has mobilized
to fulfill the needs of a large number of inhabitants in the city of Durban
who live without access to land, housing, food, education and basic services
such as clean water, sanitation, electricity and health care.

Read the whole statement here.