Friends & Friction: Win some, lose some – but keep the passion

2017-03-26 11:57

It happened to the silky soul singer Marvin Gaye, and now it is happening to Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

Breaking divisive barriers

2017-03-19 06:07

This Human Rights Day, we again strive for a society free from discrimination and one that caters for all within our midst, writes Faith Muthambi.

Lest we forget: Steve Biko never forgot his purpose in life

2015-09-18 09:50

In Biko’s understanding, human life was immeasurable in monetary worth and infinitely priceless – ubuntu.

Biko family heads to court for post-mortem report

2014-12-10 12:36

Steve Biko's family and foundation will take legal action to get the anti-apartheid activist’s post-mortem report, their lawyer says.

Biko family wants documents returned to rightful owners

2014-12-05 17:16

Steve Biko's family and his foundation have given the Steele family a deadline for them to do "the right thing" and return the post-mortem reports of two slain anti-apartheid activists.

Auctioneers retain ownership of Biko documents

2014-12-03 14:01

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has halted the auction of anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko's original post mortem documents.

Mahlangu's house to be turned into museum

2014-03-22 15:55

The Mamelodi home of Martha Mahlangu, the mother of struggle icon Solomon Mahlangu, would be turned into a museum, President Jacob Zuma says.

Ramaphosa alone can't change ANC - Biko

2013-02-22 22:24

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa will not succeed single-handedly in changing the party, Hlumelo Biko, the son of Black Consciousness leader Steve Biko, has said.

Steve Biko comes to life on Google

2012-10-10 22:24

A series of previously unseen images of black consciousness leader Steve Biko have been published by Google, 35 years after his death in police custody.

Varsity explains Zille lecture no-go

2012-09-13 08:03

The Dean of the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University did not allow Helen Zille to deliver a lecture on Steve Biko because it already had another lecture planned, it says.


We have no right to pull the country backwards - Zuma

2017-03-21 11:41

South Africans have no right to pull the country backwards, President Jacob Zuma has said at the unveiling of a memorial gravesite for Steve Biko in the Eastern Cape.

Busting collusion

2017-03-19 06:00

Competition law and cracking cartels is in commissioner Tembinkosi Bonakele’s blood.

Agang SA founder Mamphela Ramphele moves on

2015-02-22 21:14

Life goes on for Mamphela Ramphele. She lives in a mansion in Camps Bay and insists on flying business class, but her former AgangSA staff members are battling to piece their lives together.

Biko's autopsy stolen in the 90s - curator

2014-12-06 11:02

Slain anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko's original autopsy files were stolen in the early 1990s, a principal curator at the University of Witwatersrand's Historical Papers department says.

Biko family not aware of autopsy report

2014-12-03 17:08

Steve Biko's family and his foundation were not aware of a post-mortem report on the slain anti-apartheid activist, his son says in court papers.

Court halts sale of Biko’s autopsy report

2014-12-03 10:27

The South Gauteng High Court has halted the auction of anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko's original autopsy documents.

Commonality exists with Biko's SA - Zille

2013-09-05 23:30

DA leader Helen Zille says there is a commonality between activist and black-consciousness leader Steve Biko's South Africa and the South Africa of today.

Biko celebrations must go beyond politics - Zuma

2012-11-30 19:18

Celebrations around the life of activist and black-consciousness leader Steve Biko must cut across the country's political divides, President Jacob Zuma says.

How Steve Biko died

2012-09-20 09:00

Read an excerpt from Xolela Mangcu's biography of Steve Biko, in which the black consciousness leader's arrest and death is described.

Mashatile announces 28 heritage projects

2012-05-03 22:07

The arts and culture department will spend more than R40m on 28 heritage projects to pay tribute to heroes of the anti-apartheid struggle, Arts and Culture Minister Paul Mashatile has announced.

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