Wed, Jul 28, 2021

SA Unrest death toll rises

SA Unrest Death Toll Rises to 337, Extraordinary Extended Debate Proposed

This follows an announcement by Acting Minister in the Presidency, Khumbudzo Ntshavheni, that the death toll related to the unrest has risen to 337...
taxi violence cape town

Taxi Violence: “It is like Organised Crime Trying to Take Over...

Negotiations between rival taxi bodies in Western Cape have reached a deadlock yet again this week. Western Cape Transport MEC Daylin Mitchell and national...
Well Known Wildlife Trafficking Suspects in Court for Haul of 19 Rhino Horns

Wildlife Trafficking Suspects in Court for Haul of 19 Rhino Horns

MPUMALANGA - Two wildlife trafficking suspects, who were arrested in Nelspruit (Mbombela) whilst transporting 19 rhino horns in two bakkies, have appeared in court...

Eskom Condemns Continuous Vandalism Across Gauteng

Eskom says it strongly condemns the continuous vandalism and theft of their equipment that is taking place across Gauteng, with no less than three...
Somerset Hospital Western Cape Jamie Pyatt

Cape Town Cops Arrested for Kidnapping Innocent Stranger to Replace Escapee

Two South African police officers from Maitland, in Cape Town, were arrested on kidnapping charges, after they grabbed an innocent stranger off the street...
Minister of Justice Ronald Lamola. Source: Department of Correctional Services

Justice Minister’s Law Firm Allegedly Bungled Lottery Corruption Probe

Reports submitted by Ndobela Lamola Inc are full of forged documents... By Raymond Joseph and Anton van Zyl Three forensic reports into National Lotteries...
SAA Pilot's Heartbreaking Letter After Airline Retrenches Pilots

SAA Pilot’s Heartbreaking Letter After Airline Retrenches Pilots

SAA, you’ve finally done it... writes (former) South African Airways pilot Phil Parsons. Sixteen months after last paying us and 26 years since hiring...
Hard-Hitting South African Video Anthony George Kirkwood

WATCH Hard-Hitting South African Video: The Week We Did Not Back...

Purge South Africa is an incredibly hard video to watch. Disturbing. Upsetting. But it's important, and going viral. It's what happened in KwaZulu-Natal, South...
Historic Context of the Current Riots and Violence. Photo: Prof Petrus (provided) and military tank in front of shopping centre on July 16, 2021. REUTERS/Rogan Ward

OPINION: The Historic Context of the Current Riots and Violence

With the recent chaos specifically in the KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng provinces, and the media focus on these areas pertaining to the violent riots and...

SA’s Tanya Seymour ‘Devastated’ as Tokyo Olympic Dream is Dashed

Tanya Seymour’s Olympic competition is over before it has begun after her horse, Ramoneur, suffered a debilitating case of laminitis, which results in a...