Mzonke Poni biography

Mzonke Poni

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Who is Mzonke Poni?

Mzonke Poni is an activist in Cape Town. He is the former chairperson of Abahlali baseMjondolo of the Western Cape and was previously a leader of the Western Cape Anti-Eviction Campaign. The Sunday Times has described him as "the face of an ANC nightmare - an angry activist mobilising the township masses to protest at what he calls the government's failure to create a better life for the poor."

Poni lives in the QQ Section Informal Settlement in Khayelitsha.

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on July 23, 2013


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