“The Food Festival” is being run at the local university campus (UKZN) between 30 October and 3 November. Please click here for the programme of outstanding events they’ve organised. Please support whatever you can!
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
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,
Destroying our lives – in Cato Crest Today, we found ourselves where we have been too often before – at the Durban court awaiting a decision on bail for another shack dweller charged with public violence. Again – bail denied; on what grounds it is not clear. Why another bail hearing? What has led to
Church leaders and Abahlali members outside the court after Bandile’s bail was denied. See more pics from the court case here Read more about the happenings at Cato Crest here Click here to read the call from Abahlali baseMjondolo Solidarity UK and War on Want