Bulgaria coach quits after racism row at England match

2019-10-18 19:24

Bulgaria's coach quit over the loss to England in a Euro 2020 qualifier which was overshadowed by racist abuse that sparked a storm of protest.

Etzebeth case: We have not silenced Buang Jones, says SAHRC

2019-10-09 17:23

The SAHRC has denied that it has silenced its acting legal head Buang Jones. It has, however, instructed him to stop making any further media statements about Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth's case pending a probe into his comments.

Mcebo Dlamini: On Mapimpi, racial division and finding ways to move on

2019-10-09 05:00

The Mapimpi incident has become a metaphor for what is the daily reality of most South Africans; a reality of constant exclusion, writes Mcebo Dlamini.

Etzebeth case: SAHRC investigating its legal head Buang Jones' conduct

2019-10-08 18:47

The South African Human Rights Commission is investigating the conduct of its legal head, Buang Jones, concerning the investigation into Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth, Parliament has heard on Tuesday.

Eben Etzebeth 'not above the law' - Western Cape ANC joins call for Springbok's immediate recall

2019-10-07 11:51

SA Rugby must immediately recall Springbok player Eben Etzebeth and he must return to South Africa to answer to allegations against him, the Western Cape ANC says.

FF Plus accuses SAHRC of 'double standards' in approach to Etzebeth

2019-10-05 17:32

The Freedom Front Plus feels the Eben Etzebeth allegations are being treated with undue haste.

'Langebaan Four' seek compensation of over R1m from Etzebeth after alleged assault, racial abuse

2019-10-04 19:00

Two men who allege they were pistol whipped and along with two others who were allegedly racially abused by Springbok Eben Etzebeth are seeking compensation totalling more than R1m. They also want the rugby star to undergo anger management as well as an unconditional apology to all coloured people and South Africans.

SAHRC takes FF Plus Limpopo leader to Equality Court over k-word video

2019-10-03 18:34

The South African Human Rights Commission is taking Limpopo FF Plus leader Marcelle Maritz to the Equality Court for allegedly using the k-word in an incident captured on video.

Catzavelos k-word case back in court in November

2019-10-02 13:53

The crimen injuria case against Adam Catzavelos - who went viral in a video in which he used the k-word - has been postponed to November 12 in the Equality Court sitting in the Randburg Magistrate's Court.

WATCH | DA to lay charges against FF Plus Limpopo leader over 'k-word video'

2019-09-25 17:53

The DA will lay criminal charges against Limpopo FF Plus leader Marcelle Maritz, who is also a former DA councillor, for allegedly using the k-word which was captured on a video.


Eben Etzebeth breaks silence over alleged racist assault, claims 'biased' SAHRC has 'hidden agenda'

2019-10-15 09:50

Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth has filed strongly worded court papers in the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg, saying the case the South African Human Rights Commission brought against him in the Equality Court is "unlawful".

Nothing untoward about SAHRC representing Langebaan Four in Etzebeth case – Western Cape commissioner

2019-10-09 10:16

There is nothing untoward about the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) representing the so-called Langebaan Four in the Equality Court case against Eben Etzebeth, Western Cape commissioner Chris Nissen says.

Allegations of racism between teacher, students at Roodepoort school untrue - SAHRC

2019-10-08 20:47

Allegations of a racist incident between a teacher and pupils of Tulip Secondary School were found to be untrue after the SAHRC went on a fact-finding mission. Instead, the incident took place between employees of the school.

OPINION: Privilege still dominates rugby culture

2019-10-08 09:14

South African rugby is all about race and privilege perpetuated by stereotypes that assert that only Africans who went to former Model C schools are good enough to play, writes Zukile Mazwi.

Woman arrested for calling traffic officer k-word

2019-10-05 22:50

A woman has been arrested after calling a Western Cape traffic officer the k-word.

WATCH | He is innocent until proven guilty - SAHRC receives more allegations but is not pushing for Etzebeth's return

2019-10-04 20:44

The South African Human Rights Commission says it has received further allegations about Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth and his relatives but maintained a position that he was innocent until proven guilty.

‘I was a fan’, says man who alleges assault, racial abuse by Etzebeth

2019-10-03 23:08

Enver Wilsnach, one of two people who alleged they were assaulted and racially abused by Springbok Eben Etzebeth, has told News24 he is disappointed in the rugby star.

'Sensitive' Eben Etzebeth saga could have been handled better - parliamentary committee

2019-10-03 13:54

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Sports, Art and Culture believes the matter involving Springbok lock Eben Etzebeth is 'sensitive' and could have been handled differently.

Anti-racism march during Hermanus whale festival refused, but applicants waiting on court

2019-09-27 18:47

Hermanus police are waiting for the outcome of a court application for the go-ahead to hold an anti-racism march on the opening day of the town's annual whale festival.

Racism row in the DA

2019-09-25 16:06

The DA Msunduzi constituency has been rocked by accusations of abuse, racism and unfair practice — which the party’s provincial leadership allegedly ignored.

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