Tshwane to hold off on increasing electricity tariffs - for now

2019-07-10 22:13

The City of Tshwane will delay increasing electricity tariffs until after public consultations which are set for Monday, Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has announced after internal consultations.

Nelson Mandela Foundation denies asking to meet Zindzi Mandela over her tweets

2019-06-18 16:17

The Nelson Mandela Foundation has disputed claims that it asked to meet ambassador to Denmark Zindzi Mandela about her controversial tweets.

Rape accused's motorbike crash delays AfriForum's first private prosecution

2019-06-13 11:36

A Pretoria man who faces private prosecution by lobby group AfriForum for the rape of his grandchild when she was three years old, was involved in a motorbike accident, the Pretoria Magistrate's Court has heard.

AfriForum's threat to EFF over unpaid R109k: Pay up or we seize your assets

2019-06-02 21:07

Lobby group AfriForum say they will start seizing property from the EFF and Julius Malema if they do not receive nearly R109k owed to them before Friday for an outstanding court order.

Nelson Mandela Foundation wants the display of the apartheid flag in private homes declared unlawful

2019-04-30 15:31

The apartheid-era flag is the most visible symbol of white supremacy which was degrading and dehumanising to black people," the Nelson Mandela Foundation has argued in the Equality Court.

AfriForum in bid to have SAHRC's decision on Malema hate speech overturned

2019-04-24 22:14

Lobby group AfriForum wants a decision by the SA Human Rights Commission that EFF leader Julius Malema's statements were not hate speech, overturned.

Solidarity is working for the future – a response to Pieter du Toit

2019-03-28 08:56

It is not fair to create a caricature of our movement's policies and views and then shoot it down in flames. We are in favour of a healthy South African and Afrikaans patriotism, writes Flip Buys.

Verwoerd, apartheid and race: How AfriForum's lineage shaped its ideas

2019-03-26 05:00

AfriForum has emerged as the unapologetic emissary of a new form of Afrikaner nationalism. Not surprising if you know where their roots lie, writes Pieter du Toit.

'There was nothing I could have done' – cop at Kuga fire inquest

2019-03-19 22:21

The police officer who arrived at the burning Ford Kuga in which Reshall Jimmy's body was found has described the terrible scenes of that night in 2015.

Lots of 'misinformation' in US about 'complex land issue' in SA - US deputy secretary of state

2019-03-18 06:48

US deputy secretary of state John Sullivan met several individuals and groups, including representatives of AgriSA, Grain SA and the ANC, last week.


No warrant of arrest enforced in Thandi Modise animal cruelty case, says Parliament

2019-06-21 16:17

Parliament spokesperson Moloto Mothapo has denied reports that there is a warrant of arrest enforced against National Assembly Speaker, Thandi Modise, relating to a 2014 animal cruelty case.

EFF rejects call by AfriForum to fire Zindzi Mandela over 'white people' tweets

2019-06-18 13:59

The EFF has rejected a call by lobby group AfriForum to have South Africa's ambassador to Denmark, Zindzi Mandela, fired over her recent controversial tweets.

AfriForum to use EFF money to finance land expropriation court case

2019-06-11 20:02

Following the third installment paid into AfriForum's bank account by the EFF, the minority rights lobby group has reiterated that it will use the very same funds to fight the red berets in court over their attempts to amend the country's Constitution to allow expropriation without compensation.

Coligny murder: Afriforum to help convicted men approach SCA

2019-05-23 18:54

Lobby group Afriforum says it will be assisting the two men convicted for the murder of Coligny teenager Matlhomola Mosheou in approaching the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein.

Ban SA's apartheid flag? Court case starts today

2019-04-29 07:23

The Nelson Mandela Foundation and AfriForum will head to the Equality Court on Monday and Tuesday to argue for and against whether the display of the old South African flag constitutes hate speech.

NPA mum on Afriforum claim of Grace Mugabe extradition

2019-04-16 21:41

The National Prosecuting Authority has kept mum about Afriforum's claims that the NPA has applied for the extradition of Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe.

Ford Kuga Inquest: Noise near burnt-out Kuga not a gunshot says witness

2019-03-27 15:41

A retired engineer insisted that he did not hear a gunshot on the night Reshall Jimmy's burnt body was found inside his Ford Kuga as the inquest into whether there is any culpability for his death continues.

Die Stem sung at music festival in Europe

2019-03-20 11:54

The old South African anthem has been sung at a singing festival reportedly attended by right-wing nationalist groups in Belgium.

AfriForum takes on MTN over stance on apartheid denialist Steve Hofmeyr

2019-03-19 20:16

AfriForum has declared a dispute and launched a public campaign against MTN over its alleged "racist action" after the company pulled out of Afrikaans is Groot due to Steve Hofmeyr’s involvement in the show.

Expropriation, Disrupted Land and the IRR

2019-03-17 07:00

The IRR's attack on AfriForum unfortunately underlines the fact that there is little space for nuanced debating in South Africa, and that nobody dares to put an alternative point of view to the ruling order's view of the past, writes Kallie Kriel.

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