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Police came out in full force to conduct a crime prevention operation in Hangberg, Hout Bay, on Thursday. In response, residents started protesting, flares were fired and tyres were burned in Atlantic Skipper Road and Karbonkel Road, police spokesperson Noloyiso Rwexana said. Watch.
The search for a missing fisherman, whose disappearance sparked violent protests in Hout Bay, has been suspended.
A group of protesters from Hangberg in Hout Bay set several harbour buildings on fire on Sunday, following the alleged shooting of a local man by police on Saturday. Watch.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has confirmed that it is investigating the shooting of 14-year-old by police during a protest in Hout Bay.
Car were overturned in the neighbouring Penzance Estate while roads into and out of Hout Bay were barricaded with burning tyres and rubble, as residents from the informal settlement, Imizamo Yethu, protest for a third day. Watch.
News24 visited three voting stations in Cape Town's Ward 74 during Wednesday's local government elections, to uncover the political dynamics at play in such a racially segregated area. Watch.
The Food and Allied Workers Union has handed a memorandum to the City of Cape Town, calling for Oceana to continue operating in Hout Bay.
Oceana's reason for closing its factory in Hout Bay needs to be urgently addressed to meet Fawu's needs and Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille should support this - Fawu.
Following Oceana's decision to close its Hout Bay factory, an activist says the town is in need of a long-term sustainable development plan.
A new development, Sacha on Chapman's Peak, has launched in Hout Bay, Cape Town.
The family of missing fisherman Deurick van Blerk is losing hope as there are no leads on his whereabouts, his father Edward van Blerk told News24.
Rioters in Hout Bay set alight two boats and a factory on Monday, during a second day of violent protests.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate says the investigation into the shooting of a Hout Bay teenager is "largely done".
There will be no comforts and luxury for five Hout Bay Valley households as they swap their privilege and move a short distance away to the cold, tiny 3x3m shacks.
Violent protests on Saturday morning in Hout bay have closed roads and lead to the suspension of bus services.
Oceana has announced that it will no longer close down its controversial fishmeal factory in Hout Bay, which has been celebrated as a victory for the 98 employees.
About 200 Fawu member marched to the City of Cape Town and Oceana to hand over a memorandum regarding the fishery's factory closure plans in Hout Bay.
If Oceana closes down its fish-meal factory in Hout Bay, it will have a massive impact on the community, according to a civic association figure.
Once a small fishing village, Hout Bay's population has expanded over recent years and the town has developed significantly, says Oceana.
R5 000.00 - R6 500.00 Per Month - Hout Bay
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