SA housing: a better life for all?

March 12 - 20 years ago, South Africa’s transition to democracy promised a better life for all, including a home. Today, that promise remains unfulfilled for many. Government might have built a substantial number of houses. Video: eNCA

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's transition to democracy came with various promises from government, among them a better life for all with the provision of housing .

While some have clearly benefited, millions of South Africans still reside in shacks and squatter camps while waiting to reach the front of the list for receiving roofs above their heads.

eNCA reporter Nontobeko Sibisi goes beyond the statistics and meets those whose dreams have finally become a reality, but also those who are still waiting for government to deliver.



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