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Photo Journal: Township landlady

Some things have changed for the better since the end of apartheid.

We now have running water - two families per tap, instead of one tap for a whole neighbourhood like in the old days. We have electricity, and postal delivery.

There are phones now - it's on a prepaid system, but that's all right because who wants to get huge phone bills? So things are happening - but very slowly.

Crime is still a problem, with more than 50% unemployment.

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