Articles by Manqulo Nyakombi

Municipality fails to explain why taps have run dry

Mooiplaas residents forced to fetch water from a river and neighbouring settlements


21 July 2017

Mdantsane man’s RDP house given to strangers

Thozamile Mazibukwana has spent years trying to get answers as to why he is left living in a shack


29 June 2017

Eastern Cape woman’s 23 year struggle to correct her ID

Nomboxo Kafile can’t access her old age grant because of the error


15 June 2017

Woman makes extraordinary sacrifices to look after nephew

“I cannot stand here and lie by saying all is well”


23 May 2017

No cleaning materials or protective clothing for Duncan Village janitors

Workers use their salaries to buy cleaning products


21 April 2017

Mthatha city centre closed by hawkers’ protest

Food sellers angry after stalls confiscated


16 March 2017

Mdantsane schools face closure, leaving learners stranded

Parents say they can’t afford transport to new schools


16 February 2017

Two years later, Eastern Cape school still has broken roof

Neglected King William’s Town school also lacks teachers


23 January 2017

After 16 years RDP house still not fixed

“I don’t know what to do. I’ve tried everything” says 75-year-old Elsie Dopholo

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15 December 2016

ANC members tire of waiting for imposed ward councillors to resign

Residents of King William's Town and Qunu protest against councillors


14 November 2016