Local organizations welcome court interdict on Amazon HQ construction in South Africa

Xinhua – 21 March 2022

CAPE TOWN, March 20 (Xinhua) — Organizations of local residents and indigenous Khoisan on Sunday welcomed a court interdict on the ongoing construction of a project that will house American retail giant Amazon’s African headquarters in Cape Town, the legislative capital of South Africa.

Observatory Civic Association that represents Observatory residents and the Goringhaicona Khoi Khoin Indigenous Traditional Council, a Khoisan group, said in a statement that they will seek for the court ruling to repeal the permit of developing the project located in the Observatory area…