Lindela Figlan

Lindela 'Mashumi' Figlan

A biography of Abahlali baseMjondolo militant, Lindela Figlan, from late September 2012.

My life as a security guard - Oppressors gain at expense of the oppressed

Mashumi ‘Lindela’ Figlan, a South African security guard, writes about his working life, the bosses and unions and conditions in the industry.

Lindela Figlan reflects on the aftermath of the attack on Abahlali baseMjondolo last year

No Land! No House! No Vote!

This article by Lindela Figlan, security guard, former chairperson of both the Foreman Road and Kennedy Road squatter settlements, and current deputy chairperson of Abahlali baseMjondolo, was published in the local broadsheet, the Daily News, today. Lindela has been living under publicly and repeatedly issued threats of death since the attacks on AbM in September last year.