SA police in trouble over musvo man evictio

City of Cape Town:
Urgent investigation launched by City

The incident of a nude man depicted on the video occurred during a City law enforcement operation.

The actions of officers involved in this matter is being investigated with urgency, including other footage which the City has, and once the investigation has been completed the appropriate action will be taken.

The land in question belongs to the City of Cape Town and the City has conducted various operations to prevent illegal land occupation.

After removed, new attempts are made to invade again on a daily basis.

The land is earmarked for installation of services to serve the broader community in the area.

There is an interdict in place as well as a recent court order which allows only 49 households to temporarily remain on the land until after the lockdown.

The City must also maintain this recent court order.

The City will communicate further in due course.