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Court orders City of Cape Town to compensate evictees


The Western Cape High Court has made a ruling on ongoing land evictions in the City of Cape Town.

The Human Rights Commission was the first applicant in the case, assisting Bulelani Qolani.

Qolani was dragged [email protected] from his temporary home in Khayelitsha.

The court ruled that any private contractor appointed by the city can’t evict or demolish any informal dwelling during the national state of disaster unless they obtain a court order.

Contractors are also prohibited from using excessive force and destroying or confiscating materials belonging to evictees.

The city has been ordered to return all building materials and pay R2,000 to those claiming compensation.

Source: eNCA

In other news – Bonang and cousin Pinky Girl living their best lives in Mpumalanga – Photos

Larger-than-life TV star Bonang Matheba, and her cousin Pinky Girl are living their best lives in Mpumalanga, and we are all on envy mode. The media personalities headed out of Johannesburg this past weekend in style for a sho’t left trip to the balmy province.

Bonang and cousin Pinky Girl

Yesterday they served us with some breath-taking content to die for as they went on a safari in the Kruger National Park. continue reading

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