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Migrants living in Zwelitsha 'scared' to go home after protests - activist

Eye Witness News 30 Mar 2022
More than 1,000 men, women and children from Zimbabwe and Malawi have sought refuge at municipal facilities and a local mosque after they were targeted in xenophobic and afrophobic violence ... .

Wet worries for Cape Town’s poorest a perennial issue

Mail Guardian South Africa 22 Jul 2020
Two weeks after heavy rainfall lashed the City of Cape Town, the Zwelitsha informal settlement in Dunoon is still ankle-deep in water ... They have been living in Zwelitsha since 2019 ... Zwelitsha, which is on private land, was established after Dunoon became too crowded.

Zwelitsha residents burn tyres in protest over Karabo Tau bail

Eye Witness News 14 Feb 2020
Karabo Tau (18) is accused of snatching two-month-old Kwahlelwa Tiwane in Parow last month while posing as a social worker to gain the trust of the child's mother ... .

South Africa: Missing Child Sought By Zwelitsha SAPS

All Africa 13 May 2019
Zwelitsha police are requesting the assistance of the public to find a 13-year-old boy Bubele Myokwana who went missing from his home yesterday, Saturday 11 May 2019 ....

Missing Person Sought By Zwelitsha SAPS

All Africa 21 Dec 2017
[SAPS] King William's Town -A 23-year-old mentally challenged male Buntu Mnge went missing while he was attending a church service at ZCC, Zone 7, Zwelitsha, King Williams Town on 19 December 2017. It is alleged that he ran away during church service but did not arrive at his home at Zone 4, Zwelitsha ... Investigation was done with no success ... .

New primary school for Zwelitsha

Independent online (SA) 19 Oct 2017
About 60 Zwelitsha families in, Kuyasa, Khayelitsha, are set to be moved to a temporary site to make way for the construction of a new temporary primary school ... The R3 million project is expected to be completed by the end of this month. City’s mayoral committee member for area east, Anda Ntsodo, said ... The school would accommodate about 400 pupils ... .

Man Hunt After Two Men Escape From Zwelitsha Magistrate's Court

All Africa 25 May 2017
[News24Wire] A man hunt is underway after two offenders escaped from the Zwelitsha Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, the department of correctional services said ... .

MEC Donald Grant on education opportunities in Zwelitsha area (South Africa Government)

noodls 03 May 2013
(Source. South Africa Government). Minister Grant. Learners education opportunities are again being blocked in Zwelitsha. 2 May 2013. I am outraged that certain people continue to block the education opportunities for learners in the Zwelitsha area ... The construction of the new mobiles was to expand Ludwe Ngamlana ... This proposal was accepted ... Enquiries..

Police spruce up Zwelitsha school

Independent online (SA) 24 Feb 2009
Police have helped to clean and repaint the Hector Petersen high school in Zwelitsha near King Williams Town and spoke to pupils about crime and drugs, Eastern Cape police said. Captain Ernest Sigobe said the initiative was an effort to change the mindset of the pupils concerning learning and crime ... Teachers were losing morale due to the disruptions.
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