Bellavista building wars: Crowbars, fire threats in battle for a home

Residents tell of night-time evictions from council flats

02 May 2021 - 00:00

Armed with crowbars, a self-appointed all-women committee is allegedly waging a war on residents of a Johannesburg suburb in a battle for housing.

Bellavista, south of the city, is ravaged by unemployment and overcrowding...

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