Victory for 60 000 Philippi residents – City loses appeal over occupied land

Cape Town – The Socio-Economic Rights Institute (Seri) has welcomed a Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) order that the City buy land currently occupied by at least 60 000 people in Philippi. “This is an enormous victory for our clients,” said Seri attorney Kelebogile Aplane. “The court has once again affirmed…

Help police find Aseza Ngqalelo, 19, from Lower Crossroads

Police have appealed for the public’s help in finding the missing 19-year-old Aseza Ngqalelo from the Lloyd Squatter Camp in Lower Crossroads. Ngqalelo was last seen on March 28 when she visited a friend. Police spokesperson Noloyiso Rwexana said Nyanga police were searching for the woman. “According to her mother,…