"They just came to our home and slapped me"

Pamela Mpofu cooks soft porridge at the Chatsworth camp, which is serving as a temporary home to thousands of foreigners. Picture Chris Makhaye

Mowela’s mother was South African and her father was from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Both died when she was small and her uncle, who ran a small internet business in Isipingo town centre, and his family have been looking after her.