THIS MORNING AT THE JOHANNESBURG HIGH COURT, THE APPLICATION FOR LEAVE TO APPEAL THE DECISION OF THE HIGH COURT ON THE PRE-PAID WATER CASE BY THE CITY OF JOHANNESBURG, JOHANNESBURG WATER & THE DEPARTMENT OF WATER AFFAIRS & FORESTRY WAS GRANTED BY JUDGE M.P. TSOKA.
EQUAL RIGHTS & HOUSING FOR ALL!
The residents of Schubart Park/Kruger Park will be marching on the 16th July 2008 at 11h00 am to the Office of Gwen Ramokgopa in Pretoria (corner Vermuelen and Van Der Walt Street) to deliver a memorandum of grievances around the intended evictions from their flat in Schubart street. Thousands of the residents will be gathering at the Schubart street complex at 08h00 and the march will proceed at 11h00.
Kliptown residents don’t join the world in celebrating Saint Mandela’s birthday.
We want him to share our poverty with the rest of the world
MAILA GOFENYWA ORGANISATION (MGO)/ ANTI PRIVATISATION FORUM (APF)
The residents of Attridgeville Lotus Garden march against the privatisation of land in Pretoria
The African National Congress (ANC) retraces its roots to the signing of the Freedom Charter in Kliptown on the 26th June 1955 while betraying the people who live there
Adding to the thousands of poor people displaced by violence, the government plans to evict 2,000 families in Delft in the Western Cape
The Anti Privatisation Forum with the Social Movements Indaba and a coalition of organisations marched on Saturday 24 May 2008 against xenophobia through the inner city of Johannesburg to the Gauteng Legislature to submit a memorandum to government.
Lindiwe Mazibuko, the first applicant in the landmark Phiri Water Case, passed away earlier this week at her home in Phiri.
MARCH AGAINST XENOPHOBIA AND HATE
SATURDAY 24TH MAY GATHERING FROM 9am
VENUE: PIETER ROOS (Empire and Hospital Road)
The march will proceed through Hillbrow and stop at the Departments of Home Affairs and Housing before ending at the Library Gardens.
The message marchers will be conveying is that our struggle is common and knows no borders.