Protesters loot stalls in Cape Town CBD

2015-03-26 14:02

Protesters with the Ses’khona People’s Rights Movement have looted stalls in Cape Town CBD after protesting in front of the Western Cape legislature.

Water partly available in Letlhabile

2015-03-21 11:00

Parts of Letlhabile township are receiving water following protests by residents in the area.

36 to appear in court for Thembelihle protest

2015-03-19 08:59

Thirty-six people arrested during a protest in Thembelihle near Lenasia in Johannesburg are set to appear in court.

Clinic burnt down, shops looted in electricity protest

2015-03-18 07:00

Angry Tembisa protesters have burnt down a clinic, set fire to 11 vehicles, looted foreign-owned shops and stoned taxis after illegal electricity connections were cut off.

Councillor’s house burnt down in North West protest

2015-03-17 15:23

A councillor's house and a tribal office have been burnt down in Jericho, near Brits, during a service delivery protest. The protest was sparked by water supply problems in the area.

Soweto protest disrupts traffic

2015-03-13 10:02

Traffic flow has been interrupted in Protea, Soweto, due to a protest, Johannesburg metro police say.

Burgersfort quiet after protests

2015-02-27 15:37

Most of Burgersfort was quiet following an evening of protests the previous day, Limpopo police have said.

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.

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.

North West town hit hard by water shortages

2015-02-18 11:17

North West towns under the Ditsobotla District Municipality could suffer interrupted water supply for months due to infrastructure upgrades, it has been reported.


Zuma complains about lazy South Africans

2015-03-25 08:52

If he were a dictator, he would change a few things, President Jacob Zuma says. And he would start with what he views as a creeping laziness in society.

Post Office agony worsens with mail room woes

2015-03-20 15:58

Desperation, frustration and anger are three words that sum up feelings towards the SA Post Office over international mail that seems to be stuck in customs limbo.

4 held for violence during protest released on warning

2015-03-18 12:30

Four people arrested for public violence during a protest over water in Letlhabile have been released on a warning after appeared in the Brits Magistrate's Court.

MEC condemns Jericho arson

2015-03-17 19:46

North West community safety MEC Gaoage Molapisi has condemned the burning down of public and private property in Jericho, near Brits.

4 protesters arrested for stoning cars

2015-03-16 09:17

Four people have been arrested for public violence in Soweto after blocking a road and pelting passing cars with stones during a protest to demand electricity, police say.

Most municipalities dysfunctional - Solidarity

2015-03-05 13:12

More than a third of local municipalities are dysfunctional, trade union Solidarity says.

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.

Port Elizabeth water issues over

2015-02-20 22:27

Water supply problems in Port Elizabeth have been resolved, the Nelson Mandela Bay metro says.

Dead Bara patient left in ward for 3 days

2015-02-19 19:37

Four Baragwanath Hospital staff members have been suspended for leaving the body of an 18-year-old woman to decompose for three days.

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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