Port Elizabeth’s Homeless


A SUDDEN increase in unemployment, poverty and drug and alcohol abuse has led to more homeless people on the streets of Nelson Mandela Bay while shelters and missions say they are bursting at the seams trying to deal with the demand. Sashika Pillay, Siphokuhle Mkancu and Siyamtanda Capa spoke to some of Port Elizabeth’s homeless to tell their stories. Click on each image to read their stories. 

 

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