A decade of Jacob Zuma has made South Africans more desperate but also more wary of politics and receptive to Siya Kolisi's brand of sincere, lived-in pragmatism, writes Cecelia Balfour.
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"The water was up to my knees, it was like a river," Khayelitsha resident Lindani Mbombela says, describing how his shack flooded during heavy Cape Town rains.
Western Cape community safety MEC Dan Plato led a MenUnited march against women and children abuse in Khayelitsha. Watch.
The most important job, the first job, of any government is to keep its people safe. The ANC has failed to do this, writes Mmusi Maimane.
Khayelitsha will soon have its own gin as a local entrepreneur will release two types of gin in November.
An inspection in loco was held on Monday in the trial of two men accused of raping and killing Sinoxolo Mafevuka in Khayelitsha last year. Watch.
This is not a quick-way to solve transformation, but the Connect Sports Academy is the stepping stone to changing young lives and raw talent.
In the run-up to Women’s Month two local non-profits have been working together to uplift women in Cape Town’s townships.
Almost two years since a major report on policing in Khayelitsha was filed the Social Justice Coalition (SJC) is still calling for foot patrols and more resources to keep residents safe.
Nine days after murdered Sinoxolo Mafevuka's body was found in a communal toilet, the police visited her family. Watch.
Last year 50 000 people were affected by flooding in the Western Cape. This year the number of affected residents sits at 3 636. Watch.
Luvo Khehla, a second-year graphics design student at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, says art helped him escape a life of drug and alcohol abuse.
City of Cape Town says shacks in Enkanini will need to be relocated to make space for more toilets.
Many young professionals experience patriarchy, ageism and racism and come across difficulties concerning the lack of work experience and financial assistance. Neliswa Dludla's story is the first step towards change.
Grocery shopping may get cheaper thanks to a new venture that helps people buy in bulk.
Lufefe Nomjana, affectionately known as the 'Spinach King', opened his second "green" bakery in Khayelitsha last year and is determined to franchise his concept. News24 spoke to Lufefe, as well as some of his customers. Watch.
Two teenagers were murdered on Nyanga's KTC streets in a matter of days, but their families are too afraid to speak out.
Watch as EFF leader Julius Malema weighs in on Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan's role in Parliament. He spoke during a walkabout in Khayelitsha, Cape Town on Monday.
The Social Justice Coalition is planning a march in Town Two, Khayelitsha following the murder of Sinoxolo Mafevuka. Her half-clothed body was found dumped in a toilet 13 days ago.
It will go down in history as one of the worst birthday parties ever. Young people were celebrating when a shot was allegedly fired into a packed tavern in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.
Khayelitsha entrepreneur Zizipho Dyubeni is slowly making a name for herself in the township as a go-to-person for coordinating events.
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