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Ses'khona refused a venue for event

Ses'khona People's Rights Movement led marches in Cape Town demanding better living for informal settlements.

Andile Lili of the Ses'khona People's Rights Movement led marches in Cape Town demanding better living for informal settlements.  Picture: Lauren Isaacs/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - The Seskhona People's Rights Movement said its application to stage an event at Cape Town Stadium has been turned down.

The organisation, will however, hold its official launch in Strand tomorrow.

The group led a number of protest marches in the Cape Town city centre demanding better living conditions for informal settlement residents.

Activist Loyiso Nkohla said, "We couldn't secure a venue because the city of Cape Town refused to give us the stadium and came up with excuses."

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