A clean sweep
Aimee Nel poses for a photograph for the Citizen at her home in Melville, Johannesburg, 10 September 2013. Aimee Nel is not an acti-vist or a vigilante; you can just call her The Cleaning Lady. This is because the Melville local is on a mission to clean up the northern Johannesburg suburb. Nel was arrested last month and charged with damage to property after she repainted a wall that surrounds Adult World on Main Road without the owner’s consent.
She has now been living in the suburb for about three years. On her arrival in the Bohemian hangout frequented by students from nearby universities, Nel found the state of the environment filthy and unbearable. A keen practitioner of Feng Shui, the Chinese philosophical system of harmonising human existence with the surrounding environment, Nel believes that prosperity should be created by the way one lives. ”Our outer manifestation resembles the way we live,” she says.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at CitizenSimilar Stories