Hundreds volunteered to count the homeless people living on the streets of Tshwane in hopes to get accurate data and steps needed to assist.
As South Africa’s economy staggers, two in five adults are unemployed and “villages” of homeless people are springing up in our cities.
From his ‘tell-all’ memoir to rumours that he is homeless, here are five things to know about ‘Bachelor SA’ star Lee Thompson.
The initiative was started last year by the eThekwini Municipality and has restored hope to 27 young people.
‘This is a result of the ANC having zero will towards the people of SA,’ wrote one person after seeing the homeless man losing his blanket.
‘This will always be funny to those who live an easy life,’ a social media user wrote after the video of homeless people was shared online.
Law enforcement officers in Cape Town have fined over 20 homeless people for a number of offences that they cannot pay.
35 people remained homeless when authorities demolished a residential building at Jerusalem as the owner lacked Israeli construction permits.
Singer Zahara – who stands to lose her home should she not settle her loan – has humbly asked her fans to donate money to her.
The City of Cape Town has denied claims that its officials put up a set of ‘offensive’ anti-homeless stickers in a local shopping centre.
Producer and comedian of the ‘Blacks Only Comedy’ – David Kau is about to lose his house for reportedly failing to pay his R1 million loan.
‘My life is in shambles’: DJ Sithelo Shozi has responded hilariously, in an Instagram Live video. to claims she is homeless.
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A scuffle had ensued after the Cape Town law enforcement officer instructed the homeless man to put out a small fire he had started
Kanye West paid for almost 4000 gifts to be given away at a festive toy drive in his native Chicago over the weekend.
The City of Cape Town said on Sunday it would be spending just shy of R27m on interventions for homeless people in this financial year.
Rajah Brigmohun was down to his last R9 – and then something miraculous happened: A philanthropist chose to give R10 000 to the homeless man.
South African philanthropist BI Phakathi has warmed many hearts after giving a homeless man R10 000 to open his dream business.
The artist, Willem Pretorius, believes that a ‘bergie’ stole his painting worth R100k after mistaking it for a television.
Homeless citizens in Cape Town could soon be fined for failing to sleep in designated shelters – and the proposals have sparked outrage.
Durban has a new hero amongst its ranks, after a homeless person discovered a newborn girl in a dumpster, acting quickly to save her life.
Graham Wells will take on a virtual Comrades marathon barefoot to raise funds for the growing homeless population in Pietermaritzburg.
Bradley Govender, a local security officer, went beyond the call of duty to assist a woman who had gone into labour on the streets of Durban.
In February, the UN Commission for Social Development agreed the text of the historical first United Nations resolution on homelessness.