June 21, 2011

Local radio gives voice to poor South Africans

Above the dusty streets, the tin-roofed shacks and the poverty, disease and dirt, Radio Zibonele's tower rises like a beacon. Broadcasting live in the Xhosa tribal language from a shabby one-floor house in the Khayelitsha township, it's the voice of the people in one of Cape Town's most desperate neighborhoods.

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