The following is a statement by Mr Phumeza Grootboom, Managing Director of the Border Rural Committee:
It was with shock that the staff of the Border Rural Committee learnt of the death of a community activist in Keiskammahoek, during a protest for better living conditions.
The people of Keiskammahoek woke up very early yesterday morning and made their way to East London.
There is challenge in front of us all and that is the removal of the President.
We have been very slow to report some very important news – our apologies for this...
BRC is very pleased to unveil its new website. We have tried to make it simpler than its predecessor. The emphasis this time will be on keeping the content current.