Jan Bornman is a writer and photographer with an honours degree in journalism and a masters in migration and displacement. He writes about migrants, the challenges refugees and asylum seekers face and xenophobia in South Africa.
A group of men armed with crude weapons made their way through the inner city, breaking and looting, in the wake of police raids in which refugees and other migrants were rounded up and their goods confiscated at gun point.
Two brothers born in South Africa to Angolan refugees have won their legal fight for citizenship in the only country they have ever known. But the Department of Home Affairs still wants to deny them this right.