Fears about Minister Dlodlo weren't unfounded. Six months into the job, she's been accused of issuing illegal interception orders, writes Adriaan Basson.
Cape Town is nudging toward its maximum advisable level of water use after consumption increased to 644 million litres per day, says the City.
Humanitarian organisation Gift of the Givers has sent teams to drought stricken town of Graaff-Reinet in the Eastern Cape, where the main water supplying dam has run dry.
Similarities in the cases of two missing South Africans living and working in Vietnam have revealed a pattern that indicates a possibility that organ harvesting was involved, according to Gift of the Givers founded Imtiaz Sooliman.
What started as a simple instruction from a spiritual leader has grown into a global humanitarian organisation that has contributed R2.8bn in aid to 43 countries.
A South African man who was kidnapped in Burkina Faso is believed to have died, but his wife refuses to accept this until she has proof.
Government has agreed to compensate charity organisation Gift of the Givers to a value yet to be determined, for its interventions to alleviate the drought in Makhanda.
A senior Gift of the Givers official said that given the opportunity, they would return to the Makana community to help restore full water services, this despite a financial impasse with government.
The captors of SA photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed have split into two groups, with one continuing their demands for ransom and the other pushing for him to be released unconditionally.
International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has vowed to engage with partners abroad to continue to secure the release of SA photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed after a video of him was released recently.
Disaster relief organisation Gift of the Givers is lending a helping hand to the Amathole District Municipality, providing four truckloads of bottled water to ease the drought that has impacted the region since 2015.
The Gift of the Givers foundation will be delivering eight truckloads of fodder to farmers in Graaff-Reinet, following a request from emerging and commercial farmers.
The mother of John Bothma, one of two South Africans who went missing in Vietnam, says she is feeling "hopeless" since the possibility was raised that they may have been victims of an organ harvesting syndicate.
The wife of Gerco van Deventer, the South African paramedic who has been held hostage in Libya since November 2017, has pleaded for his return, saying his family needs him.
Gerco van Deventer, a 43-year-old father of three, has been held captive in Libya since 2017 and his wife and family are struggling to raise the $1.5m (about R22m) his captors are demanding for his release.
Jane Daniels has been counting down the hours to see her son. By the end of the day, she will finally get to hug her Denzil, holding him for the first time since he went missing in 2013.
The Makana Municipality and charity organisation Gift of the Givers will be going back to the drawing board after a financial impasse forced the two apart following a 13-week partnership.
Gift of the Givers spokesperson Imtiaz Sooliman says while the organisation maintained an amicable relationship with the municipality, the government edged it out of millions of rand spent during the height of the water crisis in Makhanda.
A US$1.5 million ransom has been requested by captors of photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed for his release.
Humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers, expects those who abducted missing South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed to make contact soon.
A 10-member medical team, carrying 400kg of medical supplies and other humanitarian aid, took off on a chartered aircraft from the Pietermaritzburg Airport on Monday to Cyclone Idai-ravaged Mozambique.
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