Opinion: Govt must reflect on political message around housing, says Redi Tlhabi

Presenter Redi Tlhabi says government needs to rethink their message on the provision of social housing in South Africa.

The Afternoon Drive host advises that the political message surrounding housing may have been misconstrued or miscommunicated since 1994.

I wonder whether the political message around housing is effective. What is the message? Free housing?

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

Perhaps it's not how the message has been perceived, it's how it's been communicated since the dawn of democracy.

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

What should be the message around housing?

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

It's not serving our country for people to not have access to affordable housing or security, for those who don't have a hope in hell of owning a home.

Redi Tlhabi, 702's Afternoon Drive presenter

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