Meet the waste picker in Mpofu-Cliff court photo


29 January 2016 - Dali Mpofu and Gareth Cliff pictured in downtown Johannesburg after ourt case.

JOHANNESBURG - Who is the man in the skip of garbage behind advocate Dali Mpofu and media personality Gareth Cliff as they walked triumphantly away from court  last week?

The photograph, by Alon Skuy of The Times, has been widely shared and republished, with many commenting that it sums up two very different sides of South African life.

eNCA went looking for the man standing in the skip and found the 29-year-old homeless and jobless.

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