COVID-19 News

ObsCAN Feed You x Africa 70

presenting a couple of nostalgic favourites over the next two weeks. This Sunday, the good people at African Box are making saka madesu – the satisfying warmth of madesu na loso meets the utter moreishness of saka saka: cassava leaves and vegetables and brown beans, served with a coconut rice. free, as always, to our…

Observatory Improvement District cleans up in the face of COVID-19

As the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to be felt, disruption to services, rising unemployment, increased crime and increases in the number of people living on the streets have been noted throughout Cape Town. The suburb of Observatory is no exception, but the Observatory Improvement District (OBSID) is making significant inroads in dealing with these…

‘Deplorable’: City of Cape Town ordered to rebuild Hangberg man’s demolished house

Law enforcement officers in Hangberg. (Roderick Damons) NEWS | 15 Jul | Murray Williams The Western Cape High Court has ordered the City of Cape Town to rebuild the demolished house of a Hangberg resident, describing its “conduct” as “deplorable, grotesque and without care for human dignity”. Judge Gayaat Salie-Hlophe on Wednesday ordered the City…