Makana Municipality put on probation

Makana Municipality put on probation

ON 14TH MARCH 2022, THE Appeal Court ordered the Makana Municipality and the Eastern Cape Government to come up with a financial recovery plan (FRP) to improve the financial and management position of the failing municipality.   In 2020 the Makhanda High Court had...
SOCIAL HOUSING IN A COLLAPSED STATE

SOCIAL HOUSING IN A COLLAPSED STATE

Amandla! spoke with Malcolm Campbell, an architect, urban designer and development planner, based in Cape Town, who has a long history of involvement in the delivery of affordable housing and supporting struggles around housing. Malcolm Campbell: I have become...
Ayanda Kota: the passing of a South African revolutionary

Ayanda Kota: the passing of a South African revolutionary

Dear Comrade Babalwa, Ayanda’s children, Mandisa and Ayanda’s other sisters and family members, comrades of the Unemployed People’s Movement (UPM), the Makhanda Citizens Front (MCF), and Zabalaza for Socialism, we mourn the loss of our comrade and friend, Ayanda Kota....