Western Cape

Man who posted fake 'contaminated Covid-19 test kits' video arrested

2020-04-07 08:02

A Cape Town man who posted a video relating to Covid-19, claiming testing kits are possibly contaminated, has been arrested.

Saldanha Bay industrial hub clinches R300m in new investment deals

2020-03-09 14:33

Three new investment agreements worth R300 million have been signed by the Saldanha Bay Industrial Development Zone .

Western Cape police seize 12 firearms during weekend operations

2020-02-23 22:52

Western Cape police seized 12 firearms and made a number of arrests during operations over the weekend targeting illegal firearms.

Hlophe takes on Goliath in scathing response to JSC complaint: 'All the hallmarks of a paranoid judge'

2020-02-09 15:22

Western Cape High Court Judge President John Hlophe has reduced the gross misconduct allegation lodged against him by his deputy as a complaint that has "all the hallmarks of a paranoid judge with little appreciation of collegiality, restraint, composure and confidentiality".

All 3 property sectors now a buyers’ market in Western Cape - minister

2019-12-15 13:15

All three property sectors – residential, commercial and industrial – are currently experiencing a so-called buyers’ market in the Western Cape, says David Maynier, Western Cape Minister of Finance and Economic Opportunities.

The Cape brought in billions as a film destination this year - here's how

2019-11-23 12:13

So far this year the film and media unit of Wesgro has facilitated a total of R2.38bn in film and media production spending in Cape Town and the Western Cape.

San and Khoi to profit from rooibos after landmark agreement

2019-11-02 10:34

After nine years of negotiations, the Khoi and San communities will now benefit from the rooibos and honeybush-producing industry.

Fashion, drugs lure kids into abalone poaching and not enough cops to catch the gangsters running the show - police ombud

2019-10-17 21:29

Children being lured into abalone poaching with fashion and drugs, says Police Ombud.

Afro hairstyle 'comments' spark controversy at Cape Town high school

2019-08-30 21:57

Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schafer claims there is no evidence that derogatory comments were directed at a group of female Malibu High pupils who has Afro hairstyles.

Charges withdrawn against Lentegeur baby rape accused

2019-08-28 17:00

The case against the man arrested in connection with the rape of a baby in Lentegeur, Cape Town, has been withdrawn pending DNA results.


Additional R53 million allocated to food relief programmes in the Western Cape

2020-04-05 17:27

An amount of R20 million will be used to distribute 50 000 food parcels, each of which will support a family of four for one month. The Department of Social Development will allocate these funds to selected NGOs to prepare and distribute the food parcels.

32 tests for coronavirus in Western Cape all negative - health department

2020-03-02 18:41

The Western Cape has had 32 coronavirus tests done, all of which have tested negative.

'Irresponsible and false' - Hlophe denies claim he wanted to appoint judges favourable to Zuma

2020-02-09 15:49

The reference to former president Jacob Zuma in his deputy's complaint against him was an "irresponsible and manufactured false allegation made simply to spice up the gravity of the case against me", Western Cape High Court Judge President John Hlophe has charged.

Production stops as Numsa strike hits Hisense plant near Cape Town

2020-01-16 18:43

A strike at the Hisense manufacturing plant in Atlantis north of Cape Town has put all production on hold for the time being.

Somerset West among the Western Cape's fastest-growing property hotspots

2019-12-14 15:03

Somerset West stands out as one of the fastest growing property areas – commercial, residential and industrial - in the Western Cape, according to a new report on the state of the property sector in the Western Cape.

Govt wants ArcelorMittal to sell its Saldanha plant - rather than shut it down

2019-11-11 21:29

Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel wants ArcelorMittal to 'reverse' a decision to close a plant in Saldanha.

Western Cape pledges R50m drought relief for farmers

2019-10-23 18:43

The Western Cape government has made R50m in emergency drought relief available to farmers in drought-stricken areas of the province, much to the relief of Agri Western Cape.

PICS | The Old Road Grootbrakhoogte closed as wild fires run amok

2019-10-08 21:23

The Old Road Grootbrakhoogte remain closed as wild veld fires ran amok on Tuesday night.

Touws River estuary being monitored after fish die-off

2019-08-30 19:29

The South African National Parks is monitoring the Touws River estuary after about 159 dead fish were found in the area.

Families evicted from Kraaifontein land move onto state-owned farm in Stellenbosch

2019-08-27 16:02

More than 250 people evicted from a Kraaifontein farm have spent their first night on a state-owned farm in Stellenbosch, despite receiving a cold welcome from local farmers.

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