Criminalising cannabis use by children is unconstitutional, court rules

Court hears children are languishing for months in detention for trivial offences

By Tania Broughton - 3 August 2020

Covid Village occupiers live in limbo

Minister Sisulu to discuss N2 occupation with Cabinet, says Mbulelo Ncedana

By Vincent Lali - 3 August 2020

Marchers call for job security and a basic income grant

Picketers in PE mark 1 August as national day for working class action

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 3 August 2020

Herbicides accumulate in Camps Bay sea life

Scientists blame sewage pipe but city councillor says the paper is flawed

By Steve Kretzmann - 3 August 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 129: Play station

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 2 August 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 128: A quiet Eid

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 1 August 2020

Hundreds protest in JHB against government’s response to Covid-19

“Their schemes and promises have only opened up avenues for corruption by the ANC and its supporters”

By Zoë Postman - 1 August 2020

Dozens of EPWP workers not paid since May

Workers say they’ve been given the runaround by the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 31 July 2020

Police disperse Zimbabwean protesters in Cape Town

Demonstration was in solidarity with human rights protests in Zimbabwe

By Tariro Washinyira - 31 July 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 127: Baking bread

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 31 July 2020

Unregistered ECD principals plead with government

“Some of our teachers are resorting to occupying vacant land because they have no money to pay rent”

By Vincent Lali - 31 July 2020

Land occupations displace initiation schools

“If they build their shacks on these sites, what will happen to their culture?”

By Buziwe Nocuze - 31 July 2020

Twenty arrested after shops of foreign nationals looted and torched

Human rights groups have criticised government’s inaction to deal with xenophobic attacks

By Lwazi Nongauza - 31 July 2020

Education spending is falling. The Covid-19 budget has slashed it further

Yet schools are essential to the Covid-19 response

By Julia Chaskalson, Hopolang Selebalo and Daniel McLaren - 31 July 2020

Creecy poised for West Coast wind farm decision

New concerns raised over impact of transmission line connecting the project to the grid

By John Yeld - 31 July 2020

Job cuts, lock-ins, and fear: Domestic workers suffer Covid-19 squeeze

“Hunger is getting worse” says union official

By James Stent - 31 July 2020