Articles by Mandla Mnyakama

Cape Flats cleaners want masks

Management agrees masks are necessary

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13 June 2017

In photos: Cape Town’s tempest

At least five dead, and many lose their homes

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8 June 2017

Gugulethu community complain of bad policing at poorly attended imbizo

Residents hope police deputy minister will follow up their individual cases

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5 June 2017

Shack fire claims three lives

Two people narrowly escape Nyanga backyard blaze

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30 May 2017

Cape Town’s bursting trains

Commuters complain of overcrowded and delays

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18 May 2017

It’s our turn to benefit, say residents of Gugulethu informal settlement

Tambo Square families call for police protection amidst protests

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15 May 2017

Roads out of Gugulethu blocked by protesters

Learners unable to attend schools outside township

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10 May 2017

Angry Gugulethu residents close down school

Protest against upgrade of informal settlement

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9 May 2017

Land occupiers in Grabouw demand services

Residents cross N2 to relieve themselves

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8 May 2017

Gugulethu toilet cleaning jobs dispute resolved

Services resume as new contracts signed

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19 April 2017

Long queues at Khayelitsha taxi rank as bus drivers strike

Commuters complain they were not informed

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12 April 2017

Battle for toilet cleaning jobs in Gugulethu

Residents stop janitors emptying toilets in protest

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29 March 2017

Rival taxi groups strike peace deal

Truce follows weeks of violence over Delft and Nyanga routes

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28 March 2017

Delft taxi war calms down

Police call for people not to spread panic on social media

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24 March 2017

Our toilets haven’t worked for four years, say Mbekweni shack dwellers

Municipality blames vandalism for broken toilets

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10 March 2017

Gugulethu residents fight over future of Tambo Square

City wants to put in services for shack dwellers, but local residents want community facilities

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2 March 2017