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We’re afraid to leave our homes, Lavender Hill residents tell police minister

Bheki Cele did a walkabout of Lavender Hill on Friday

By Ashraf Hendricks - 8 March 2019
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City to reissue taxi operating licenses in Dunoon

“There will be a huge outrage in Table View if this goes ahead” says Greater Table View Action Forum

By Peter Luhanga - 8 March 2019
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Protesters shut down Nelson Mandela University

To prevent disruptions, university says it will enforce interdict that it obtained in 2018

By Joseph Chirume - 7 March 2019
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“We won’t vote” say Khayelitsha shack dwellers

“Because I have no land or house, I feel as if I’m a foreigner.”

By Vincent Lali - 7 March 2019
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Western Cape government wins school closure case

Uitzig school governing board vows to fight court ruling

By Barbara Maregele - 7 March 2019
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PRASA appoints sixth CEO in three years

Union heads to Nedlac over woes at rail agency

By Barbara Maregele - 6 March 2019
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Thousands of litres of clean water spilling onto Uitenhage street

Residents say they reported leak in January

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 6 March 2019
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PRASA vs Siyangena: court decision on Friday

Judges to rule whether or not case will go to trial

By Zoë Postman - 6 March 2019
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UNISA’s campuses in KZN shut down

Students complain about exam dates and allowances

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 6 March 2019
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Community health workers blockade Gauteng Department of Health

Workers have not given up the fight to be made permanent employees

By Kimberly Mutandiro - 6 March 2019
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Social grant paypoints should not be an election issue, MPs warned

Politicians told not to try to keep costly paypoints open

By Barbara Maregele - 5 March 2019
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Activists battle property company over right to protest

Reclaim the City opposes interdict granted to Growthpoint Properties

By Tariro Washinyira - 5 March 2019
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Green Point fire could have been contained say residents

A lack of water and access roads hindered efforts to douse shack fire in Khayelitsha

By Vincent Lali - 4 March 2019
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Hardworking and dedicated, but these janitors in East London can go unpaid for weeks

Toilet cleaners also have to buy their own cleaning materials and chemicals and work without gloves or protective clothing

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 4 March 2019
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Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay says hands off Uitenhage land occupation

Over 200 shacks erected in Khayelitsha with ward councillor’s support

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 1 March 2019
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PE residents want police station commander removed

Protesters allege corruption and incompetence at Motherwell SAPS

By Joseph Chirume - 1 March 2019