Tunatazama - Community Monitors

Kwa thema residents against waste

Community Alert/ Zethu Diko/ Ekhurhuleni-Gauteng/ 25 November 2016


The hostel community in kwa-thema are planing to protest, the protest to the municipality is informed by their right to clean and healthy environment. The municipal waste collection system has loop holes, they do not collect the waste on scheduled dates, this has been happening for a long period. Because of the frustrations and inconvenience caused by the municipality, the residents ended up dumping waste nearby. Due to rains all the times, during hot weather conditions the waste start to be stinky.