'I don't own anything of my own' - Coligny woman who lost home in protests

2017-06-28 06:24

'I still cry whenever I think about the day I lost everything,' says a Coligny resident who watched as her house was burnt down by a group of protesters.

Max, AfriForum’s safety plan is pro-active

2017-05-19 10:00

Communities from over the country who are not prepared for events such as we have seen in Coligny will have to urgently ensure that they are prepared, writes Kallie Kriel.

Rian Malan to Sisonke Msimang: ‘Yes, I am paranoid’

2017-05-15 11:08

The primary cause of inequality in South Africa is rampant black unemployment, not white selfishness. Extremists who say otherwise put whites in an impossible position, writes Rian Malan.

His Traitor’s Heart: Rian Malan and his fictional Coligny

2017-05-12 12:33

Rian Malan’s fantasies about the impending disappearance of whites in South Africa have no place in the sad story of Coligny, writes Sisonke Msimang.

'My son is gone, what about his life?' - distraught father of Coligny teen as murder-accused granted bail

There has been public outcry after the two accused of allegedly murdering a Coligny teen were granted bail. Watch.

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Coligny teen wanted to become a traffic officer - father speaks

The father of the teen boy who died in Coligny says he doesn't want the accused murderers to be granted bail.

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Bail: right or privilege in a democratic SA?

2017-05-22 13:34

Bail is not a favour from the presiding officers. Nor is its denial a form of punishment either. Bail is a constitutionally guaranteed right, writes Michael Matlapeng.

EDITORIAL: We can’t suspend the rule of law

2017-05-18 13:02

It has become customary for crowds to gather outside courthouses, hurling abuse and demanding that the accused be denied bail. These angry protests usually dissipate once the aggrieved supporters of the victims have had their say.

Hatred and healing

2017-05-14 06:25

While their premier lashes out at white ‘visitors’ who came to the country empty-handed, residents of Coligny reach out to each other with acts of kindness.

Coligny: The shape of things to come?

2017-05-09 16:01

South Africa is a country where many possible futures beckon. One of these is on display in Coligny, and it’s ugly for everyone, writes Rian Malan.

If Coligny farmers get bail, there will be violence, cop tells court

2017-05-05 12:18

If the two farmers accused of killing a teenager in Coligny are released on bail, there will be public violence, a North West police officer says.

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