Between the Chains: Forgetting Tambo (Financial Mail)

    BY SIKONATHI MANTSHANTSHA, 30 JUNE 2016, 21:53   Oliver Tambo memorial. Picture: Sikonathi Mantshantsha Oliver Tambo memorial. Picture: Sikonathi Mantshantsha Oliver Tambo memorial. Picture: Sikonathi Mantshatsha FM Edition:June 30 – 2016The wreckage of the OR Tambo Garden of Remembrance is a direct reflection of the state of affairs…

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Middelberg Observer : Place of Refuge in ruin

  “A crime against South African land reform,” has finally led to the irreversible destruction of one of Middelburg’s most internationally recognized heritage sites. May 1, 2016 The opposing wall to the one that caved, will soon also come down. Torchbearers for Botshabelo are fearing the total collapse of the…

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This is from the Heritage Activation Coalition:

“Proposed demolition of 106, 108 Kloof Street, (next to Cafe Paradiso). The owner Concertino Investments Pty Ltd, director of which is Stuart Mackay-Davidson, first applied for total demolition of these two victorian houses in April, through their heritage consultant Bridget O’Donahue. This has been declined by HWC on 5 May.…

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