Cry me a river, Joburg tells traders

2013-11-27 10:00

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The City of Johannesburg has asked the high court to punish the displaced street traders seeking urgent interim relief because they are “abusing” the court for the “convenience” of having their matter heard this year.

There is “nothing exceptional” about displaced street traders’ children going hungry or the other consequences of lost income suffered by the traders removed from Joburg’s inner city during Operation Clean Sweep, the city’s advocate, Gcinumuzi Malindi, argued. 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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