Joe Slovo informal settlement residents near the N2 Gateway Housing project were removing rubble and looking for items to salvage on Sunday morning.
Faced with crime and violence on a daily basis, residents of New Monwabisi Park complain that the lack of services contribute to crime in the area.
Funeral arrangements are underway for a homeless man who was shot and killed by a City of Cape Town law enforcement officer.
Prasa says the plan is to have the Central Line operating again by next year December.
Homeless people complain that they cannot afford the R8 entry fee charged at the Kotze Street shelter which belongs to the City of Johannesburg.
A lack of access to water by firefighters was at the centre of the fire that consumed 120 shacks in Durban.
Hostel residents in Alexandra township have been decrying lack of services at the hostels since 1994.
The EC Department of Human Settlements has called on the Sundays River Municipality to provide alternative accommodation for the Dlwengu family.
Marikana residents say they have had to put up with heaps of rubbish on their doorstep for months now.
As World Homeless Day was marked, the City of Cape Town declared it intends appealing a court ruling that it pay compensation to homeless people it removed from District 6.
Families facing eviction by a company that bought their bank-repossessed homes want the government to intervene and protect them.
Filthy toilets, illegal electricity and dilapidated houses a sore point for residents of Vaalkamers.