Category Archives: South Africa

Nigerian VP: Osinbajo “Climate Justice Must Include Ending Energy Poverty” Especially for Sub-Saharan Africa

re posted from                            AFRICA AND THE WORLD

“Curbing natural gas investments in Africa will do little to limit carbon emissions globally but much to hurt the continent’s economic prospects. Right now, Africa is starved for energy: excluding South Africa, sub-Saharan Africa’s one billion people have the power generation capacity of Read the rest

Mantashe was right to have fired Becker, says Kemm

re posted from                          IOL

Becker has repeatedly called for Koeberg to be closed down, and has shown no faith in the highly skilled technical staff at Koeberg, the very people who are involved with the current major life-extension upgrade taking place there.

Mantashe was right to have fired Becker, says

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The floods have affected the poorest of the poor the most

re posted from                           ABAHLALI baseMJONDOLO

The floods have affected the poorest of the poor the most

12 April 2022
Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Statement

The floods have affected the poorest of the poor the most

Every disaster in Durban – from the hard lockdown to the riots, fires and floods –

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Flood devastation in Durban’s shantytowns an indictment of ANC ineptitude

re posted from                                The Daily Maverick

Flood devastation in Durban’s shantytowns an indictment of ANC ineptitude

By Imraan Buccus , 13 April 2022

If the ANC had brought the same energy to resolving the housing crisis that it brought to running the World Cup in 2010, or enforcing the recent

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Moeletsi Mbeki : South African Economy Designed to Serve British Mining Companies

and NOTHING has changed!

Source: SABC News

SA economy designed to serve foreign interests: Moeletsi Mbeki

Unless South Africa changes its trajectory and re-industrialises the economy to accommodate the poor, the angry masses are on the verge of unleashing a violent uprising against the ruling elite. These are the comments Read the rest

Masked police officers murder resident of the eNkanini Occupation

re posted from                         ABAHLALI baseMJONDOLO

Masked police officers murder resident of the eNkanini Occupation

12 March 2022
Abahlali baseMjondolo Emergency Press Statement

Masked police officers murder resident of the eNkanini Occupation

Last night, at around 11pm, a large number of police officers arrived at the eNkanini Occupation in Cato Crest,

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