A lengthier recession awaits if we don't take drastic measures to save the economy in a Covid-19 world, writes Mbhazima Shilowa.
Expanded Public Works Programme have been striking outside the Department of Infrastructure Development in Johannesburg after the department said it would terminate 5 500 contracts.
A group of activists gathered outside of the 15th Southern African Annual Coal Conference in Cape Town to protest the continued investment in the country's coal mining industry. Watch.
About 30 people have held a protest outside the Khayelitsha Magistrate' s Court to demand a better sexual offences court.
City of Tshwane officials hope Tshwane Bus Services (TBS) will be back in operation by Tuesday afternoon - pending the outcome of negotiations, the City said in a statement.
Tempers were starting to fray among some foreign nationals taking refuge at the Cape Town Central Methodist Church after the police removed them from an arcade near the UN's refugee offices.
The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation and Johannesburg Against Injustice picketed outside the Gupta compound on Friday evening, calling for the family to be brought back to South Africa and held to account. They were joined by members of the Hindu community and Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse members.
Staff at the Public Investment Corporation have raised concerns over corporate governance failures at state financial institution, including a directive from Treasury that bonuses should be capped.
The South African Municipal Workers Union has warned the City of Cape Town that, with fire season fast approaching, it will have to make do with less firefighters if it is not prepared to pay them for overtime.
A small group of #SandtonShutdown protesters temporarily blocked intersections near Nelson Mandela Square in Johannesburg. Watch.
Dozens of people gathered opposite the Joseph Stone Auditorium in Athlone this week for a prayer service for some of the young women and girls who were murdered.
Two teachers say they were forced out of a Catholic school in Washington state because of recent engagements to same-sex partners.
A South Sudanese refugee was killed and several others seriously wounded in northern Uganda during clashes with locals, an official said Friday.
On Friday, over 200 employees gathered at Google's San Francisco office to protest the suspension of Rebecca Rivers. On Monday, she said she was fired.
Some disgruntled Eastern Cape Springbok fans, angered at not getting an opportunity to see their heroes up close, have protested by burning tyres and old furniture.
As a sit-in protest outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees offices in Pretoria enters its third week, refugees remain resilient in their plea to be transferred to another country.
North West police have warned residents of Bloemhof about a letter encouraging residents to stay away from work on Monday.
"We'd rather die in the fight than slowly suffocate to death after we lose the fight," one protester told Business Insider.
"Fight climate crisis or die frying," read one of the hundreds of placards in front of Parliament as Capetonians joined in the worldwide climate strike on Friday.
Riot police guarded stations and rail service to the airport was restricted as flash mobs roamed streets and held sit-ins in malls. In Mong Kok, the police station was surrounded by barriers as officers issued repeated warnings for crowds to disperse.
Gauteng Department of Health workers affiliated to the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union have expressed concern that after a year, nobody has been held responsible for the fatal Bank of Lisbon fire.
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