Eastern Cape taxis threaten to strike if road isn't tarred

2018-07-19 05:17

Taxi drivers in Ntlaza, outside Mthatha, have threatened to embark on a strike if the road is not tarred. Money budgeted for tarring road was diverted for disaster relief in 2009.

Land: The people speak - The Ingonyama Trust shouldn't divide

2018-07-18 21:47

It's no surprise that the Ingonyama Trust was raised at the Constitutional Review Committee's first hearing in KwaZulu-Natal, given recent veiled threats of succession and violence from the Zulu king, who is the sole trustee of the trust.

Couple accused of murdering 18-month-old Jeremiah Ruiters face new child neglect charges

2018-07-18 21:06

Additional charges have been added in the case against a Cape Town couple accused of murdering 18-month-old Jeremiah Ruiters, and they relate to the alleged abuse and neglect of the little boy’s siblings.



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'It's unfounded, a complete misunderstanding' - Lekota's reaction to being called a sell-out

2018-07-19 06:25

Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota says he will continue to stand firmly by his view that there is no need to amend the Constitution or to expropriate land without compensation, even in the face of being called a disgrace and a sell-out.

Land: The people speak – 'Traditional leaders are making us suffer'

2018-07-18 22:25

While several members of the Mahikeng community have recognised and respected the role of traditional leaders in the ongoing land debate, some have raised concerns over their treatment of people who live on land under their control.

No change in Pietermaritzburg Home Affairs offices, despite intervention - residents

2018-07-18 22:55

Pietermaritzburg residents say they arrive hours before the Home Affairs offices open, but they still queue for long periods.

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Zuma is not a member of Mazibuye African Congress – new political party president

2018-07-18 20:49

The president of Mazibuye African Congress, a new political party formed in KwaZulu-Natal, says former president Jacob Zuma is not a member of their party but "a total embodiment of a struggle of a black child in South Africa".

Land expropriation without compensation key to taking forward Madiba's vision - Ramaphosa, Zuma

2018-07-18 20:25

Land expropriation without compensation is one of the key programmes that will take forward late President Nelson Rholihlahla Mandela's vision of a free South Africa, both President Cyril Ramaphosa and former president Jacob Zuma have said.

Barack Obama gives advice to up-and-coming leaders in SA

2018-07-18 18:11

Former United States president Barack Obama has advised the youth to worry less about what they want to be, but to rather concern themselves with the journey they take to get there.

Bid to halt ANC Gauteng conference struck off court roll for lack of urgency

2018-07-18 17:29

The ANC can forge ahead with it elective conference this weekend, after an application by several disgruntled Ekurhuleni members was struck off the roll of the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg.

Bonginkosi Khanyile and his lawyer part ways

2018-07-18 16:53

The Legal Aid attorney representing Bonginkosi Khanyile has withdrawn from the criminal case against the Economic Freedom Fighters student activist.

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