Politicians take election fight to the streets of Durban


- bereamail.co.za | 5 months ago

INKATHA Freedom Party (IFP)’s Thokozile Joyce ‘TJ’ Gumede says homelessness in the city is caused by the destruction of the family structure in our communities.

Gumede, who was speaking at a dialogue with local politicians from the ANC, DA and EFF, at the Denis Hurley Centre on Thursday, also questioned the timing of the dialogue. “What we are going to be talking about today, will not necessarily delve deeper into coming up with solutions, but would be about us politicians selling ourselves,” she said.

The dialogue was aimed at providing political representatives an opportunity to speak to the homeless on their plans to tackle the issue of homelessness that has plagued the city for the past five years.

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