Pheliswa and her family rent in a dilapidated building in gangster-ridden, inner city Joburg – but still, its home. Now the landlord wants them out, gangsters are threatening to hijack the building and Pheliswa is terrified they will be on the streets, homeless. How is she going to keep a roof over their heads?
This story is available in Sesotho: Ho Phela Tlokotsing
This is the sixth story in our ‘Rights’ project that uses stories to illustrate and bring to life the ‘Bill of Rights’. Find out more about our Constitution and Bill of Rights with our It’s Your Right Handbook and the Access to Housing Handbook.
Read Chapter 1