Lockdown in pictures - Day 134: Covid ambassadors

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 7 August 2020

Protests after taps ran dry in Eastern Cape town six months ago

Residents in the only part of town that still has water have received huge water bills

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 7 August 2020

Courts need to explain to Drakenstein municipality what its duties are, says NGO

Municipality says its explanations are dismissed derisively as excuses

By Liezl Human - 7 August 2020

Lotteries Act regulations to face legal challenge

Court will be asked to declare a section of the act unconstitutional

By Raymond Joseph - 7 August 2020

“The tip is flooded with rubbish” says Uitenhage resident

Residents say the only waste disposal site in ward 50 is bursting at the seams

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 7 August 2020

Fined for going to a clinic during lockdown

Gugulethu man says he wants to sue metro officer

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 7 August 2020

Telling the Covid-19 story with puppets

Ukwanda film teaches children about the pandemic

By Ashraf Hendricks - 7 August 2020

Philippi community protests over river of sewage

City of Cape Town says cable theft at pump station to blame

By Tariro Washinyira - 6 August 2020

Hanover Park’s joggers

Young and old exercise daily to keep their spirits up during the pandemic

By Ashraf Hendricks - 6 August 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 133: Recycling

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 6 August 2020

Makhubele defends herself at Zondo Commission

Judge sees no conflict with her appointment while chairing PRASA board

By James Stent - 6 August 2020

Call for freeze on land sales in Khayelitsha

Khayelitsha Development Forum task team wants audit of land made public

By Vincent Lali - 6 August 2020

Man tells of mother’s plea for a blanket before dying in “makeshift” Covid-19 facility

An investigation has been launched into Northdale hospital’s parking lot ward

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 6 August 2020

Motorists pay volunteers to fix potholes in Nelson Mandela Bay

Fed-up with waiting for the municipality, residents have taken matters into their own hands

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 6 August 2020

Court asked to oversee Drakenstein Municipality emergency housing plan

“The situation was allowed to continue for 20 years and those directly affected are particularly vulnerable”, says advocate

By Liezl Human - 6 August 2020

Poor quality food being given to learners, say activists

Angie Motshekga’s school feeding report slammed

By Tania Broughton - 6 August 2020