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rug and gun runners have adopted a new mode of transport. An increase in motorbikes being used to move contraband in Manenberg has police struggling to apprehend criminals speeding off on two-wheelers. And catching suspects are a mission as the bikes – unlike a police van – easily slip though the narrow walkways separating the streets, says Manenberg police spokesperson Lieutenant Ian Bennett. “It is much easier for a motorbike to drive in between the flats than it is for a car. Criminals see it as an easy getaway. But we will be coming down harshly on anyone caught transporting illegal guns and drugs,” he warns. In a recent operation focusing on motorcycles and scooters, Law Enforcement officers issued 16 fines for unlicensed vehicles and traffic transgressions. Mayoral Committee member for Safety and Security JP Smith says the operation was held in response to numerous tip-offs received from residents about drug dealers and gangs using this mode of transport for an easy escape. During the operation, officers also arrested two people for using scooters with fraudulent number plates. “We are committed to tackling gangsterism and drugs in our communities, using any and all means necessary within the confines of our mandate,” he says. “But the City of Cape Town can only do so much. We need the public’s cooperation in order to be truly successful. “Creating safer communities is a shared responsibility and we’ve seen the successes we are able to achieve when communities share information with us. If more people come on board, we can achieve even more.” An elderly resident, who spoke to People’s Post on condition of anonymity, says motorcycles zooming up and down the street has become a norm.

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OUTRAGED: Residents of Vygieskraal in­ formal settlement took to the streets of Athlone on Monday morning in protest against the lack of service delivery in their area. PHOTOS: TARREN­LEE HABELGAARN

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utraged residents of Vygieskraal informal settlement say they will continue protesting until council delivers on their promise of better living conditions. Shackdwellers took to the streets in protest on Monday morning for the second time in less than a week, bringing traffic in Klipfontein Road to a halt. Protesters marched from Athlone Police Station to Vygieskraal Stadium to hand over a memorandum to ward councillor Magadien Davids. Outside the councillor’s office at the stadium, protesters united in song and chants, while some started burning plastic and rubber. Community worker Miska Chachu warns they will return to the stadium every day until they see action. “We don’t want to speak any more. We have attended enough meetings and heard enough promises being made. We want to see results,” she says. “It is devastating to see the little possessions float away after a spell of rain. We are also human and just want what was promised to us. Even if they just start digging, at least we’ll know there is progress.” Shackdweller Sandy Vanleeve says residents are “gatvol” of council’s empty promises. “We don’t want to live like this any more. We have meeting after meeting and visits from ministers, but nothing happens,” she says. “We just had a little rain last week and already we had water covering our ankles. Where is the reblocking we were told would take place? This councillor does nothing for us.” Alida Baba says it’s been more than four years since they were promised electricity and flush toilets.

“We haven’t received portable toilets or electricity boxes. The council expects us to live like animals. The way we are living is unhygienic and a safety risk,” she fumes. “No one cares about us – it’s as if everyone just goes on with their lives while we suffer. I don’t enjoy living like this and I wish I could give my children a nice house to live in. But I just don’t have the money.” Ward councillor Magadien Davids says plans to reblock the informal settlement are still on the cards and will be completed before the end of this financial year. He hopes to fulfil the plans before the end of this financial year. “There has been some delay with the reblocking due to the elections which will take place in a month’s time. We are appealing to the residents to be patient,” he says. “No major projects are being done before the elections. “Reblocking is a big project and it can’t be done in two weeks or a month. I met with

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community leaders last week who agreed that we can commence with the project in the middle of May,” he explained. He says he will not condone the unruly behaviour displayed by shackdwellers. “While I understand their frustration, they can’t be burning and breaking down property to get their way. It will not make the process go faster. We need to work together.” A protester, speaking on condition of anonymity, says he is not fooled by promises

made before an election. “Various parties have spoken to us making promises of a better life left, right and centre with no results. It seems like everybody has something to offer us now that our votes are up for grabs, but I am not blind,” he insists. “I wish they will stop seeing us as a vote and start seeing us as people. We are only asking for basic services. All we want is electricity, proper toilets and a clean environment. Is that too much to ask for?”


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GREENHAVEN: HORSE UNIT ON PATROL

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he men in blue are not horsing around when it comes to curbing crime. A desperate plea from the distraught Greenhaven community for police presence has been answered. Manenberg police confirm crime levels had been soaring in the area, leaving many homeowners distressed. But with most of their resources on duty in Manenberg, police had to make an alternate plan. At a recent community police forum meeting, resident Rukayah Sadan appealed to Manenberg Police Station Commander Brigadier Andre van Dyk for help. “We are lucky not to have shootouts in our area, but crime seems to be on the rise,” she says. In response, Van Dyk requested the help of the provincial police’s Equestrian Unit, which sees trained police officers conduct horseback patrols in the precinct. Sadan says the increase in visible policing has made a difference. “The unit patrols here regularly and we do feel much safer as there has been a drop in crime. I would like

to thank Brigadier Van Dyk for taking our request seriously,” she says. Van Dyk says the crime levels in both areas has stabilised. “We did not have enough resources to go to Greenhaven because of the gang wars in Sector One (Manenberg). But things have calmed down now, which will make it easier for us to go into Greenhaven.” The station commander also lauded the community for the work they do to prevent crime. “They have a group on WhatsApp which is very active. I’m also a member and they are always in contact with each other if anything suspicious happens. They must be complemented,” he says. Greenhaven homeowner Declan Juries feels much safer since seeing the equestrian unit trotting through the area. “It’s brilliant of the police to come here on horses. It’s a good way to bring crime down,” he says. Greenhaven Residents’ Association chairperson Abdurahman Govind says he is pleased with the effort the police are making in the community. “The incidence of crime has definitely decreased since there has been more visible policing,” he agrees.

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CITY APPEALS TO RESIDENTS TO REPORT ILLEGAL SALE OF STOLEN COUNCIL REFUSE BAGS In an effort to combat the theft and resale of City-owned refuse bags, the City’s Solid Waste Management Department has printed the letters ‘CCT SWM’ followed by a serial number in black text on all its blue bags from June 2013. This will ensure that all stolen bags can be recognised and their source traced. Despite these measures being put in place, the City continues to experience theft of its blue bags, which are then sold illegally on the street as well as in some shops. The City is appealing to residents once again not to purchase blue refuse bags at all as these bags are stolen property. The bags are usually packaged together with other bags and folded to hide the printing. It can be assumed that all blue bags are stolen bags. Blue bags are used solely for all the activities and programmes of the Solid Waste Management Department’s Cleansing Branch. Report any individual or shop seen selling these bags by contacting the City’s Solid Waste Management branch for Loss Control on 021 900 1689 or e-mail riaan.truter@capetown.gov.za. If any blue bags are placed out on the roadside by residents, it will be deemed illegal dumping and dealt with accordingly. Your cooperation and assistance in this matter is highly appreciated. This action is in line with maintaining a well-run city.

ACHMAT EBRAHIM CITY MANAGER 35/2014


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PEOPLE'S POST | ATHLONE Thursday, 10 April 2014

LINCOLN ESTATE: VAGRANTS BLAMED FOR CRIME SPURT

Business burglaries on the increase TARREN­LEE HABELGAARN @LeeLaVidaLoca

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agrants are being fingered for a spate of business burglaries in Lincoln Estate. Shop owners say they are forced to find their way through a maze of sleeping people on their doorsteps every morning, and are demanding that the City of Cape Town’s Displaced People’s Unit step in and help the homeless get off the street. Lansdowne police spokesperson Sergeant Nkululeko Mnyaka confirms the station frequently receives complaints from business owners asking them to assist with the removal of suspicious characters sleeping in front of their premises after dark. “While vagrancy is not a policing issue, the increase of business robberies in and around Mountview is,” he says. “Regular patrols around hotspots such as Bellmore Avenue and Repulse Road are being focused on to discourage opportunists.” While not all of the vagrants who crawl under their covers in front of the shops are criminals, Lansdowne Community Policing Forum chairperson Thetha Sithole says there is a “definite link” between vagrancy and business robberies. “These opportunistic crimes take place in the early hours of the morning,” he says. “Most of the individuals sleeping in front of the stores are gone in the morning and none are seen during the day.” Lincoln Estate Neighbourhood Watch spokesperson Fred Norman says some of their community crime fighters refuse to patrol this area as they believe the businesses should invest in their own security to eradicate the problem. Norman, who is also the chairperson of the local civic association, says residents are appealing to provide alternative accommodation or social development intervention to alleviate vagrancy and loitering in the neighbourhood.

“Removing them while sleeping in front of the store is only a temporary solution. We need to get them off the street and provide them with work for it to be a long term solution,” he says. Business owner Rashied Amien says he is fed up of “having to clean up after someone else”. “Even if the people sleeping in front of the store is gone in the morning I still have to clean up the papers, dirt and faeces left in front of my store. It is not inviting for customers to enter. There is such a mess and my doorstep reeks of urine,” he says. “I have compassion for people’s circumstances, but I am a business owner and my store provides for my family. If business isn’t good, I don’t have enough money to pay the bills.” A businessman, who does not want to be identified, says he has forked out R3 000 since the beginning of the year to increase security at his store. “I had to add burglar bars and fix my alarm to make sure my property is secure. I have had two break-ins this year already and although they didn’t get away with much, I had to replace windows. It all costs money,” he says. “I think the vagrancy has played a role in the number of break-ins. Even if it is not just them who are committing the crimes, their presence is inviting elements into the area. It is also a safety risk for them because they can also be targeted.” He says two homeless people whom he knows were recently beaten and robbed. “The thieves who are hiding among them don’t care if you are rich or homeless. If you have something they can pawn you will be robbed.” Mayco member for Social Development Suzette Little advises the business owners to lodge a formal complaint with council. “I will then get Law Enforcement to remove them and refer them to shelters,” she says.


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CT will launch straight into Western Province club rugby competition less than a week after winning their second FNB Varsity Cup title. The Ikey Tigers beat NWU Pukke in the final in Potchefstroom on Monday night, but will have to keep the celebrations brief ahead of their first Super League A fixture against Tygerberg on Saturday. They may not have much time to savour the victory, but Ikeys will certainly be boosted by the manner of their win. UCT got off to a flying start as a flowing backline move saw outside-centre Huw Jones hit a gap and surge over for the opening try. Dean Grant’s conversion attempt hit the upright to start what would be an inconsistent night with the boot. Pukke responded by forcing UCT backwards and a period of sustained pressure saw the hosts take the lead when flank Rhyk Welgemoed burst through a gap and scrumhalf Tiaan Dorfling converted the try. They took advantage of their momentum and increased the lead as good hands down the backline saw left wing Luther Obi score in the corner. UCT were first to score when the sides returned from the strategy break, with wing Richard Stewart finishing off a counter-attack after flank Jason Klaasen won a turnover in his 22. Grant was again off target from the kicking tee. UCT received a massive boost when opposition centre Johan Deysel was yellowcarded for a perceived reckless tackle,

but they could not capitalise before the half-time whistle sounded. Pukke were the next to score, with hooker Armand van der Merwe powering his way over from close range after a series of strong drives by the hosts. The try went unconverted and they were again reduced to 14 men soon afterwards, when tighthead prop Nhlanhla Ngcamu saw yellow for a high tackle. But Pukke continued scoring despite the numerical disadvantage, with Dillon Smit scoring a penalty to take the score to 20-10. UCT needed a response to get back into the game, and got it from a driving maul with the hard-working Klaasen crashing over to cut the deficit to 20-15. UCT were cut down to 14 men after a cynical infringement from wing Lihleli Xoli on their try-line and Pukke capitalised almost immediately, with Smit forcing his way over to extend the lead again. Lock Francois Robbertse seemingly put the result beyond doubt when he added another try soon after, but UCT refused to accept their fate. Michael Botha and Grant hit back with two quick-fire tries, both of which were converted by Grant, before Nathan Nel struck in extra time to hand the Ikeys the victory. Grant added the extras to give UCT to take the final score to 39-33. The fixture against Tygerberg will take place at Florida Park at 16:00. The other Super League A fixtures will see Primrose travel to Helderberg, False Bay visit Victorians and SK Walmers face UWC in Bellville.

OUT OF REACH: False Bay RFC’s Tallieb Johnson (left) speeds past Schotschekloof Walmers player Ashraf Williams during a Super League A clash in Green Point on Saturday. False Bay won 11­10. PHOTO: RASHIED ISAACS

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LUCKY RUN: Crusaders player Quinton Fortuin (left) runs to first base as Woodlands catcher Shaun Elliot misses a catch in a Athlone Athletics Old School Festival match at Kewtown Sports Complex on Sunday. PHOTO: RASHIED ISAACS

CONTACT: Avendale Softball Club’s Vanessa Gaffney hits out as Blackhawks catcher Mary Manuel looks on a Athlone Athletics Old School Festival match on Sunday. The event was held at Kewtown Sports Complex. PHOTO: RASHIED ISAACS

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Runners and walkers of all ages and experience levels are advised to complete their entries for the fourth annual Jive Slave Route Challenge. Online entries for the popular race, of which People’s Post is the print media sponsor, opened yesterday (Wednesday) and are expected to fill up quickly. The race first took place in 2011 and the challenge has since become a highlight on the Cape Town sporting calendar. Last year over 5000 people participated. As usual, the route will take participants past some of Cape Town’s most important historical sights. Race founder and director Farouk Meyer says the event is as much about education as exercise. “The idea was to highlight the slave heritage sights because a lot of people don’t know about it,” he says. “We have a lot of visitors from up-country and many international entrants who will be educated on the slave heritage and culture of Cape Town.” The route will take runners and walkers pass the Grand Parade, the Whipping Post, the Old Slave Church, the Slave Lodge and the Slave Tree Plaque. Racers will also pass several other im-

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GUN RUN: Racers exit the Castle of Good Hope during the half­marathon at last year’s Jive Slave Route Challenge. PHOTO: LIAM MOSES

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