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.
Residents of informal settlements in Durban complain of a lack of refuse collection while the city points fingers at them for illegal dumping.