WATCH: This Soweto jungle gym doubles as a free community library

More than 2.3 million South Africans are unable to read, but this innovative art project hopes to change that statistic.

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Action against poverty

2017-07-09 06:02

‘As long as a neighbour needs a helping hand, every day should be a Mandela Day’.

Soweto's urban entrepreneurs take on the world

2017-06-25 13:16

Dozens of township entrepreneurs' creations have sold worldwide with help from Soweto's Box Shop, a not for profit organisation.

Diepkloof service delivery protest further flags housing backlog in SA

Early on Wednesday morning, residents of Diepkloof in Soweto barricaded roads during a service delivery protest. The community are calling for more housing. Watch.

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Naledi, Soweto: Where 'someone's crying sounds like laughter'

2017-05-22 07:44

For the women who spend their days and nights in Naledi, the news of the recent deaths of four women has only intensified their fear.

Four arrested for murder of Mandla Hlatshwayo

2017-05-16 07:58

Police have arrested four people for the murder of former Generations actor and Jozi FM DJ Mandla Hlatshwayo, who was shot and killed during a robbery in Soweto on Sunday night.

Chiefs still believe in title fight

2017-05-06 17:21

Kaizer Chiefs forward Edmore Chirambadare believes his side are still in contention for the Premiership title.

Chiefs battle to win over Chippa

2017-04-15 20:21

Kaizer Chiefs battled to a 1-0 win over Chippa United in a PSL clash at Mbombela Stadium on Saturday.

WATCH: Soweto after-school club keeps learners from drugs

The Boys and Girls Club of Protea Glen, Soweto, is keeping school kids off the streets by diverting their attention to education and wellness through an after-school programme.

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WATCH: Miss SA finalists spread the love at animal shelter

2017-02-14 09:19

Miss South Africa finalists spent the eve of Valentine's Day at the Soweto Animal Rescue and Advisory Centre to give love and much-needed affection to the animals there.


Violent protest breaks out in Diepsloot

2017-07-10 08:31

The Johannesburg Metro Police Department has urged motorists to avoid using the R511 in Diepsloot amid a violent protest.

'The hostel boys stink'

2017-07-02 06:00

Township boys, up in arms about new recruits to their Soweto soccer youth club, reignite old hatreds and provoke a walkout, writes Mosa Damane.

What was June 16 for?

2017-06-18 05:53

The core symbolism of Soweto and its association with the radical fringe of the liberation movement has been swept under the carpet, writes Julian Kunnie.

'Karabo was passionate about women's rights' - family pays tribute to slain Mokoena

The funeral service of Karabo Mokoena, who was allegedly murdered by her ex-boyfriend, has been held at the Diepkloof hall in Soweto. She was then buried at Westpark Cemetery. Watch.

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'Men, this must come to an end' - Bathabile Dlamini at Karabo Mokoena's funeral

2017-05-19 11:06

ANC Women’s League president Bathabile Dlamini says the death of Karabo Mokoena must be seen as a lesson, and that the killing of women must come to an end.

Actor, DJ shot dead in Johannesburg

2017-05-15 07:31

A former Generations actor and Jozi FM DJ has been shot and killed during a robbery in Soweto, the radio station and police have confirmed.

Jonevret unhappy with Pirates display

2017-04-27 10:29

Orlando Pirates head coach Kjell Jonevret was left unimpressed by his side's display during their 1-1 draw with Baroka.

Passerby, security guard killed in shootout

2017-04-08 14:38

A security guard and a passerby have been killed, and six people have been injured, in what is thought to be taxi related violence in Soweto, police say.

Man dies after alleged mob justice attack

2017-03-05 14:42

Medical personnel have confirmed a man died on his way to hospital after he was allegedly assaulted and set alight by members of the Soul City community in Kagiso, Soweto.

Soweto drama group aims to tour National Arts Festival

2017-02-09 08:01

Tshabalira Lebakeng has gone from being homeless to starting a theatre group now made up of 15 youths, and he hopes to take their debut play to the National Arts Festival.

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