Faced with fake news and collapse of editorial integrity at Independent Media, the last thing media needs are scandals, writes Adriaan Basson.
On the heels of recent protests against gender-based violence, men women, and children gathered again in Cape Town and marched against femicide. Watch.
Cape Town Mayor Dan Plato has called on men to stand up against gender-based violence and child abuse.
The number of women murdered in the 2018/19 financial year in South African decreased, but the number of children murdered increased, Police Minister Bheki Cele has told MPs.
News24's deputy video editor Aletta Harrison covered the protests against gender violence in Cape Town last week, and writes about her shock when she realised how state machinery is used against those who need the state's protection.
The Port Elizabeth doctor who allegedly shot his estranged wife in the head and then injected himself with a dose of insulin reportedly told their domestic worker, "I shot that dog", directly following the incident.
A kidnapping case has been opened after a 15-year-old girl was allegedly abducted in the Eastern Cape.
Africa must end violence toward women now. It can only do this through systemic change that lifts women up and recognises their equal role in society, writes Elsie Kanza.
In many cases, the path to a woman's grave starts with loose talk by and among men in the absence of women. Sexual harassment and intimidation often start with the mean and hateful things that men say to women, writes Tshepo Sefotlhelo
President Cyril Ramaphosa has promised a sea of women outside the gates of Parliament that he would address the nation in a 'very clear and definite way' on how the government would fight gender-based violence.
Angry protesters heckle Police Minister Bheki Cele outside Parliament. Watch.
A KwaZulu-Natal teacher who had sex with a teenage pupil and then tricked her into taking abortion pills after discovering her pregnancy has been arrested, police said on Wednesday.
Protesters took to the streets outside the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in Sandton to stand up against gender-based violence. Watch.
The terrible combination of gender-based violence and xenophobia has become an international story. South Africa is trending around Africa and around the world, and not in a good way, writes Howard Feldman.
In messages to her friend, "about a week before she disappeared", Natasha Conabeer revealed that she feared she was being stalked.
The South African Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecology has introduced new guidelines for the routine screening of females victims of intimate partner violence.
MTN SA's CEO Godfrey Motsa has penned a letter to his employees about the scourge of xenophobic violence and the assault on the country's women.
It has been a harrowing week for South Africa. Listen.
The good news of a better than expected bounce in Q2 growth was overshadowed by a surge in anger at a state which is seen to be failing its citizens.
Violence against women is not a woman's problem, it's men's problem, Ramaphosa says as he addresses the nation on femicide.
Opposition parties have turned to speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise and President Cyril Ramaphosa in the face of violence against women and the spate of xenophobic attacks.
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