Man killed, 10 arrested in Tzaneen protests

2015-05-08 16:28

A man has been killed, a foreigner wounded and 10 people arrested during a protest near Tzaneen.


We speak to a Nyanga taxi driver who explains why taxi drivers are involved in the violent protests that has seen eight Golden Arrow buses burned to the ground in the last two days. Watch.

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PE residents force anti-apartheid museum to close

2014-07-31 17:15

Residents have forced the closure of a museum honouring anti-apartheid heroes, accusing the authorities of building "a house for dead people" while they live in squalor.

EFF marchers wait for Malema to speak

2014-04-29 15:25

EFF supporters have arrived at the SABC offices in Auckland Park in Johannesburg where they are waiting for their leader Julius Malema to address them.

Protesters arrested in Cape Town

2014-02-27 21:03

Western Cape police have arrested 12 people for participating in an illegal service delivery march in central Cape Town.


Cambodian police detained 11 activists as they broke up a rally calling for international assistance to secure the release of protesters arrested during a recent bloody crackdown.

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Tear gas used on WSU students - DA Youth

2013-08-29 23:12

The DA Youth says the situation at the Walter Sisulu University, in the Eastern Cape, has become becoming increasingly volatile following the use of tear gas on evicted students.

Nehawu strikes over hospital closure

2013-08-16 10:39

McCord Hospital staff belonging to the National Education Health and Allied Workers Union, have embarked on a strike due to possible closure of the hospital.

Affirmative action case sparks protest

2013-07-29 15:41

Not white enough before 1994 and not black enough afterwards, is the message delivered by a group of coloured protesters.

Prayer time at anti-Obama protest

2013-06-28 17:08

A group of Muslim protesters have reportedly prayed after they arrived at the US embassy in Pretoria.


Police have used stun grenades to disperse pupils who were protesting to demand better classrooms and more textbooks outside the Western Cape education department. See the photographs here.

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Six buses torched in Nyanga protests

2014-09-01 07:30

Six buses have been torched in two incidents in Nyanga, during service delivery protests. This is a developing story.

Vavi joins anti-Israel protest

2014-07-11 16:53

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has joined hundreds of protesters in criticising the Israeli occupation of Gaza and attacks on Palestine.

Taxi drivers protest in Joburg CBD

2014-03-17 09:06

A group of taxi drivers held a protest near the Noord Street taxi rank in the Johannesburg CBD, metro police have said.


Venezuelans have erected barricades in major cities in some of the worst demonstrations against the government since the protests began.

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Cape Town media protest heats up

2013-12-17 16:35

A protest against the alleged removal of Alide Dasnois as Cape Times editor has been hijacked by groups calling for media transformation.

Official Gauteng building trashed

2013-08-26 20:52

A group of people calling themselves military veterans have trashed and looted the Germiston Civic Centre.

Activists protest Anglo's 'dirty energy'

2013-08-06 14:16

Anglo American should abandon its plan to mine coal for power generation in Limpopo and instead help source renewable energy, Earthlife Africa says.


Lunga Goodman Nono, a blind musician, was dragged through St. George's Mall by police in Cape Town. Scores of demonstrators came out to show support for the man. Watch.

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Cape's faeces war inhumane - Motsoaledi

2013-06-27 13:24

Dumping human waste during protests in Cape Town is an "attack against the whole population", Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says.

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