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Covid-19 has made inequality worse, researchers find

Job losses may be long-lasting

By Justin Brown - 30 September 2020

Week-long housing protest in Plettenberg Bay

Qolweni protesters stop traffic on the N2

By Siphokazi Mnyobe - 30 September 2020

Traditional leaders threaten to go to court over suspension of circumcisions

Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma calls for more consultations

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 30 September 2020

Shacks demolished in PE … by shack dwellers!

Anger erupts after some residents blamed for delays in electrification in Kanana

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 30 September 2020

Compensation Bill proposes swifter penalties for employers

Special inspectorate to be formed with wide powers

By Justin Brown - 30 September 2020

Cash Paymaster Services to go into liquidation

SASSA says CPS has no hope of rescue because it owes all its profits

By Zoë Postman - 29 September 2020

Families drink from drains as water trucks break down

Three out of four water trucks in Eastern Cape town are in for repairs

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 29 September 2020

Lottery corruption: Has the Auditor General been missing in action?

Not a single dodgy deal uncovered by reporters has been dealt with by the state watchdog

By James Stent - 29 September 2020

Activists threaten to take over unused land and farms

Call for state to form compact with civil society to drive land reform

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 28 September 2020

PE Day Zero: Staff and inmates at St Albans prison scramble for water

Large water tanks are emptied in a matter of hours, says community leader

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 28 September 2020

Unions welcome compensation for domestic workers at last

Workers’ Compensation Act to get first overhaul in 23 years

By Justin Brown - 25 September 2020

Global Climate Strike action planned for Friday

“Our lives matter more than profit” says climate activist

By Elna Schütz - 24 September 2020

Gauteng community health workers still waiting for full pay

Despite promise of an increase, workers say they are still earning only R3,500 a month

By Zoë Postman - 23 September 2020

No shack, no vote, says Port Elizabeth mother after 20 homes demolished

20 shacks demolished by municipality

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 23 September 2020

Lottery executive could face probe by accountants’ oversight body

Phillemon Letwaba breached professional code of conduct, says OUTA

By Raymond Joseph - 23 September 2020

“Insolvent” Cash Paymaster Services must still pay back profits to SASSA, court told

Freedom Under Law says that although CPS is in business rescue, the company must still repay profits as ordered by the Constitutional Court

By Zoë Postman - 23 September 2020