Outcry After Anti-Immigrant Comments by South African Mayor
Protesters picketed outside the offices of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba after he declared "war against illegality" and linked undocumented immigrants with criminality in the city.
South Africa: Immigrants Picket Mashaba's Anti-Immigrant Comments
GroundUp, 19 December 2016
"Overwhelming evidence that some migrants do not possess paperwork because of corruption, maladministration and bureaucratic hurdles" at Home Affairs, says protest leader Read more »
Protesters picketed against xenophobic comments reportedly made by Mayor Herman Mashaba.
South Africa: Migrants Protest Joburg Mayor's Xenophobic Stance
CAJ News, 19 December 2016
SCORES of foreign nationals took to the streets and the city council offices to protest Mayor Herman Mashaba's alleged recent xenophobic utterances. Read more »
News24Wire, 19 December 2016
The African Diaspora Forum (ADF) will march against Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba on Monday following his comments about illegal immigrants. Read more »