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Media Advisory: The South African Human Rights Commission Will Convene a Second sitting of the Inquiry into the Alexandra Protests

10 May 2019

Attention: Editors and Reporters

The South African Human Rights Commission (the Commission) will convene a second sitting of the inquiry into the violent protests that erupted in Alexandra Township earlier this year .This inquiry will form part of the Commission’s investigation into the possible violation of basic human rights and allegations of maladministration and improper conduct concerning the Alexandra Renewal Project.

The inquiry will take place as follows:

Date: 13 May 2019

Time: 09h00

Venue: East Bank Hall, 1562 Springbok Crescent, Alexandra

 

Date: 14 & 15 May 2019

Time: 09h00

Venue: Training Centre, 2nd Floor, South African Human Rights Commission, Braampark Forum, Braamfontein.

 

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For further information contact the Gauteng Provincial Office of the South African Human Rights Commission: Buang Jones, Provincial Manager, T: 011 877 3752 / C: 078 617 0476; E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or Zamakhize Mkhize, Legal officer: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ; 011 877 3764 / 061 814 7143

 

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