Shack folk: What about us?

2013-12-11 00:00

WHILE millions of people marked the life of former president Nelson Mandela yesterday, Abahlali baseMjondolo shack dwellers’ movement held protests against the lack of “housing Mandela promised to all”.

“Mandela stood for one nation but political leaders in Durban say the reason why they can’t house the people is because they are from Eastern Cape. They say that some of our neighbours and comrades must go back to Lusikisiki,” he said. 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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