It has emerged that the historic Tana Baru cemetery is expected to be auctioned on June 27. It is situated in Schotsche Kloof, which is just above Bo-Kaap
An advert was placed in weekend papers’ commercial properties sections describing the property as a rare development opportunity, with City and harbour views in a trendy location.
It’s one of the largest cemeteries in South Africa. The advert has unleashed the anger of Bo-Kaap residents.