Lenasia homes demolished

The Gauteng Housing Dept demolished illegally built houses in Lenasia, sparking protests.

Tensions ran high in Lenasia on 9 November 2012, as residents protested against the demolition of illegally built homes. Picture: Iekraam Jardine/iWitness

On Friday 9 November 2012, the Gauteng Housing Department demolished illegally built houses in Lenasia, sparking protests by residents in the area.

iWitness Iekraam Jardine sent us these photos.

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