Monday, October 26, 2020

Fikile Ntshangase, a vocal opponent of plans to extend the Somkhele coal mine, was murdered in her home on Thursday night. Photo supplied

Opponent of Mine Extension Bordering iMfolozi-Hluhluwe Murdered Last Night

A vocal opponent of plans to extend Somkhele coal mine, one of South Africa’s largest open coal mines, situated on the border of iMfolozi-Hluhluwe...
Stephen Gray dies at 78

Esteemed South African Novelist Stephen Gray Dies at 78

Stephen Gray, the South African novelist, poet, biographer, literary scholar, editor, critic and academic, died in Johannesburg on October 22 after a short illness....
3 SANParks officials arrested for suspected rhino poaching. Photo: Pixabay

SANParks Officials Arrested on Suspicion of Rhino Poaching

South African National Parks (SANParks) announced the arrest of three staff members on 20 October 2020; in an extended Intel driven operation by SANParks,...
Katlego Maboe

Expresso Removes Katlego Maboe from Morning Show Pending Investigation

Popular Expresso Morning Show host Katlego Maboe will not be appearing on the show until legal proceedings have been fully investigated, and pending the...

WATCH Trevor Noah Explains Nigeria’s #EndSARS Protests, AU Condemns Violence

In his capacity as African Union Chairperson, President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the Nigerian government to desist from the use of violence and...

WATCH ‘Rolex Robbery’ at Restaurant in Sandton, South Africa

A brazen 'Rolex' robbery took place yesterday at a Turkish restaurant in Sunninghill Village shopping centre, in Sandton, Johannesburg. In a video which has...

Pretoria Man Shot During Attempted Cellphone Robbery Fighting for Life

A family man was shot and sustained serious injuries in an attempted robbery at The Village restaurant in Hazelwood in Pretoria, South Africa, around...

Four Senior Gauteng Health Officials Arrested for Alleged Tender Irregularities

PRETORIA – The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (HAWKS) has arrested four former senior state officials on Thursday morning for alleged tender irregularities committed...
hertzogville fires free state

Free State Premier Needs to Declare State of Disaster in Fire-Swept...

The DA in the Free State, South Africa, has requested that the Premier declare the fire-swept areas a State of Disaster, in order to...

Urgent Help Needed After ‘Horrendous’ Hertzogville Fires, Says Saai

Farmers, farmworkers and their families have been left heartbroken in the Hertzogville area in the Free State, South Africa, where huge fires have destroyed...