01 June 2015

Martin Katana fled his home in the DRC to seek refuge in South Africa... During the recent xenophobic violence in Durban, Martin and his family faced death threats from neighbours and "friends"... Martin Katana first arrived in Durban in 2006, having fled ongoing civil conflict in DRC in 2006... Until April 2015, he lived with his wife Digne Irakoze and their six-month old daughter Mika in Chatsworth suburb... They have experienced xenophobia in most aspects of their lives: taxis, shops, hospitals. 

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