Africa

Manganese Mining in Luapula Province continues to be a nightmare and horror for communities living near mines

Nsama Musonda Kearns Luapula, Zambia While Copperbelt and North Western can point at some developments that have come out of commercial mining in terms of infrastructure and social corporate responsibility, Manganese Mining in Luapula has been a curse other than a blessing, because despite numerous tones of this base metal […]

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Arrested for selling fireworks

31-12-2020Rapule Moiloa DiepkloofDobsonville human rights advice office When Ramaphosa was announcing or talking he did not say fireworks are prohibited from selling or even buying from shops Yesterday I saw SAPS arresting those selling fireworks at Bara taxi rank and others running away from the police and still people bought […]

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Robbery at South gate mall

10-11-20Rapule MoiloaDiepkloof Soweto GautengDobsonville human rights advice office When the country was on level 5 the robbing of stores,and all kinds of crimes were less apart from GBV.Today before midday at south gate mall next to naturena an attempted robbery by armed men took place at one of the stores […]

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Living dangerously

27-11-2020Rapule MoiloaDiepkloof Soweto GautengDobsonville human rights advice office Informal settlements are the results of human settlement department badlog because many people registered in 1996 to get a house as promised by government but many of the people who registered for a Rdp house have not been allocated. The backlog will […]

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