Police blamed for teen protester's death

2015-02-27 13:20

A 15-year-old boy has been shot dead, allegedly by police, during a service delivery protest between Acornhoek and Bushbuckridge in Mpumalanga.

Police monitor Brakpan protest, 15 held

2015-02-25 12:29

Police are monitoring a protest in the Tsakane township, south of Brakpan, where people burnt tyres and blockaded roads.

Protesters block road in Lenasia

2015-02-23 12:47

Residents have barricaded the K43 road with burning tyres in Thembelihle, Lenasia, Johannesburg metro police say.

TUT classes to resume after days of protests

2015-02-21 11:40

After several days of protests, lectures are expected to resume at all Tshwane University of Technology campuses, the institution says.

All quiet at Roodepoort school

2015-02-20 14:36

The situation at a primary school in Roodepoort has quietened down, Gauteng police say.

Rubber bullets fired in Roodepoort school protest - report

2015-02-20 10:27

Violence has erupted outside Roodepoort Primary School in Johannesburg following protests from parents around alleged racial discrimination at the school.

Violent protests reach all-time high in 2014

2015-02-20 08:17

Both the number of civic protests and the prevalence of violence increased in 2014, with violent protests at a record high, according to a report.

Parents protest outside Roodepoort Primary School

2015-02-19 11:02

A primary school in Davidsonville, Roodepoort is under heavy police presence as parents protest outside the school.

Another school torched near Malamulele

2015-02-18 08:09

A school in Xigalo near Malamulele has been torched, Limpopo police say.

Chaos erupts at Cape Town university

2015-02-16 17:51

A Cape Peninsula University of Technology student has been hospitalised after chaos erupted between protesting students and campus security guards in Bellville, Western Cape.


20 held after throwing petrol bombs at Lenasia house

2015-02-26 14:02

Twenty people have been arrested for public violence in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg.

Poo protesters still waiting

2015-02-24 21:28

Sentencing proceedings have been postponed in the Bellville Regional Court for nine men who dumped human waste at Cape Town International Airport.

Racist undertones in Roodepoort - SADTU

2015-02-21 14:05

The disruptions at a Roodepoort school appear to be underpinned by racist undertones, the SA Democratic Teachers Union in Gauteng says.

Students restart CPUT protest over fees

2015-02-20 14:36

Students are again protesting at Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s Bellville campus, which was the scene of violent clashes between students earlier this week. The protests are said to be about fees.

Roodepoort: Police buffer parents, 'no rubber bullets'

2015-02-20 11:28

Public order police had to form a buffer between two groups of protesting parents at a primary school in Roodepoort, but no rubber bullets were used, Gauteng police say.

3 arrested for Malamulele protests

2015-02-20 08:20

Three people have been arrested in Malamulele for their alleged involvement in ongoing protests in the area.

R500m set aside for Malamulele, Vhembe

2015-02-19 21:28

The Malamulele community protest may not have delivered a new municipality as desired, but it has certainly greased the wheels of service delivery intended for the area, a report says.

Catch-up classes for Malamulele pupils

2015-02-18 17:07

A catch-up programme will be implemented for school pupils in Malamulele, the Limpopo education department says.

ANC welcomes suspension of Malamulele protest

2015-02-17 10:45

The ANC in Limpopo says the decision by residents in Malamulele to call off a six-week long protest in the area was progressive and in the best interests of all affected parties.

Malamulele residents call off protest

2015-02-16 17:33

Residents in Malamulele in Limpopo have called off a six-week long protest in the area and have agreed to meet with Co-operative Governance Minister Pravin Gordhan in August.

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