DA shocked by SAHRC report
Bloemfontein - The Democratic Alliance has expressed shock at the findings of an SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) report into living conditions in the Free State's Masilonyana municipality. She was releasing the SAHRC's report into human rights violations at the Joe Slovo informal settlement in Brandfort in the Masilonyana local municipality. The SAHRC found the municipality was violating the human rights of people living in the settlement and that several remedial actions had to be taken.
The SAHRC found Joe Slovo residents had endured contaminated water and water shortages for the past two years. Residents had complained about unknown substances, slime, flies and mosquitoes in their water, which also had a foul smell at times.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Post