Councillor says land belongs to the city and is earmarked for future housing projects.
HuffPost took a look at what pops up when you google 'South Africa's squatter camps' – and the results are a surprise.
The search giant's algorithm increasingly runs our lives, yet it appears it can be manipulated by sites peddling racism or false information...
Land remains a stark and visible symbol of dispossession and racial and income inequality.
The fire was alleged to have started when a couple was fighting and - during the altercation - a candle tipped over.
GroundUp has confirmed that the containers were still in the road and no longer being used by local businesses.
The long list has been announced, and some unlikely buildings feature.
Thousands of South Africans move to urban areas in search of better opportunities, remuneration, education, work opportunities and improved services.