Historic Handover of Land Title Deeds in Western Cape

President Cyril Ramaphosa officiated the historic handover of title deeds for 3,900 hectares of land to more than 50 households of Ebenhaeser, Beeswater in...
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Claims that Farm Attacks are Increasing in the Western Cape

Three farm attacks took place in the Western Cape last weekend (Fri 23 to Mon 26 Nov), in the Porterville, Paarl and Wellington regions,...

Heroes to Help Hoedspruit’s Street Pets… and Indirectly Wild Species

Humane Society International/Africa has joined forces with local South African organization Hoedspruit Animal Outreach (HALO) to improve the lives and welfare of community cats...
Pule Mabe

Pule Mabe Appointed as ANC New National Spokesperson

Pule Mabe has been appointed as the new Spokesperson of the South African ruling party, the African National Congress. The ANC confirmed in a...

Over 50 Horses Died After Being in ‘Care’ of South African...

Starving, infected with various diseases and some eating their own faeces, over 25 horses have had to be put down after being in the...
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South Africa: The Death of the Rainbow Nation…

by Magnus Heysteck If anyone reading this column still had any lingering hopes that South Africa is not hurtling towards being a failed state, then I'm...

ANC Responds to Buthelezi’s Alleged Wish to Renew His ANC Membership

The ANC has responded to reports of Mangosuthu Buthelezi's comments - made at his 90th birthday celebrations in Durban yesterday - where he allegedly...

Is This the Answer to South Africa’s Entrepreneurial Woes?

A Durban-born company has come up with an amazing concept. Perhaps a cure for the ails of entrepreneurship and a way to kick-start some...

Eskom Price Hike to Cost South Africa 90,000 Mining Jobs

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's gold and platinum mines will shed around 90,000 jobs in the next three years as above-inflation electricity price increases by...

South Africa’s Rand Tumbles to 3-Month Low

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's rand weakened more than one percent on Wednesday as weak Chinese manufacturing data offset hopes that a trade war between...

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Carte Blanche Investigates Over 40 Dogs Poisoned in 1 Night. What’s...

Over 40 dogs were shockingly poisoned in one day in the small Johannesburg suburb of Florida, Roodepoort, earlier this month. According to experts about...

WATCH Lenasia Land Grabs as Tensions Rise Between Residents and Alleged...

From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

Carte Blanche Recounts the Strijdom Square Massacre, and More

Here's the line-up of hot South African topics that the Carte Blanche team are investigating this Sunday 4 August (and available for South Africans...