Brave new Joburg: Operation Clean Sweep II

2013-11-24 14:00

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City seeks new ‘unconstitutional’ powers to demolish shacks and evict people living in ‘bad buildings’ without court orders or providing alternative accommodation. Dewald van Rensburg investigates

The city is proposing the creation of a whole new class of officials who can declare any “building?...?public road, park, private road or any piece of land of whatever nature” a “problem property”. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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