Living in a shed the size of a toilet for 14 years

Patrick Brewer says he has been living in his tiny shed for 14 years. Picture by Ntombi Ngubane

His shelter is close to busy Selby Msimang Road in Edendale.

He has epilepsy and high blood pressure but does not receive a social grant. He lives from piece work, when he can get it, at R30 a day,which he uses to buy maize meal to make pap before he takes his medication.