Jerry standing at a local taxi stand, Katlehong

Lindokuhle Sobekwa2014



Part of "Nyaope" project: Nyaope is a drug, dubbed South Africa's "poor man's heroin". This highly addictive drug can contain anything from detergent, rat poison and crushed anti-retroviral drugs.
The drug has gained popularity among young black South Africans.


  • Title: Jerry standing at a local taxi stand, Katlehong
  • Creator: Lindokuhle Sobekwa
  • Date Created: 2014
  • Location: Thokoza, South Africa
  • Subject Keywords: 89plus Johannesburg workshop 2015, Nyaope, Drug abuse, Disenfranchisement, Born-free generation, Street drugs, Black and white, Homeless man
  • Type: Photography, Documentary Photography
  • Publisher: 89plus
  • Medium: Photograph
  • Place of Birth: Alberton, South Africa
  • Date of Birth: 1995
  • Artist Name: Lindokuhle Sobekwa


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