[LISTEN] How the 18 Gangster Museum seeks to tackle gangsterism
Situated in Khayelitsha in Cape Town, the institute aims to reform gangsters in a creative way.
CAPE TALK – In an attempt to tackle the prevailing gangsterism in Cape Town’s townships, Wandisile Nqeketho has resolved to create an awareness hub in Khayelitsha to educate youths about the scourge.
The 18 Gangster Museum serves as an intellectual space for at-risk youngsters to engage and understand the negative impact of violence in their communities.
In the SoundCloud above, Nqeketho - a founder of the project - explains how the platform has also been designed to help reform and reintegrate current gangsters.
He chats to Cape Talk’s Linzi Bourhill on the topic.