WATCH: From gangster to barista: Meet the ex-convict making Cape Town’s coffee

The percentage of former SA prisoners who re-offend is a staggering 80%. However a coffee shop called Gangstar Café, opened in April 2017, employs ex-convicts and turns them into baristas who serve Capetonians their coffee. This is the story of Clint Avontuur, a former gangster who received mentoring in prison and is now attempting to turn his life around on the outside.

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