Police suicide rate spirals RECENT INCIDENTS HIGHLIGHT NEED
FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPPORT
THE portfolio committee on police, which has been shocked by the latest incidents of police suicides...
Monday - 12th March, 2018
Cycle tour claims a life
THE Cape Town Cycle Tour, which attracted nearly 35000 cyclists, was marred by the death of one of t...
Friday - 9th March, 2018
COLLUSION is corruption and corruption is collusion. Any person who seeks to differentiate the two w...
Thursday - 8th March, 2018
Probe into sex allegations
THE Western Cape education department is investigating allegations of sexual abuse of female pupils ...
Wednesday - 7th March, 2018
Gordhan cracks the whip
PUBLIC Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is poised to crack the whip on the country’s ailing sta...
Tuesday - 6th March, 2018
Suspect weeps in the dock
THERE was drama in the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court yesterday when a Constantia businessman, accused...
Monday - 5th March, 2018
Veld fires under control but firefighters still on scene
THE big operation to extinguish the vegetation and veld fire at Pearly Beach in Overstrand municipal...
Friday - 2nd March, 2018
‘Battle for 2019 starts right now’
WHILE the 2019 national and provincial elections might still be months away, the ANC is wasting litt...
Thursday - 1st March, 2018
‘Road fatalities increased over festive season’
TRANSPORT and public works MEC Donald Grant yesterday announced that there had been a spike in road ...
Wednesday - 28th February, 2018
Scopa supports inquiry
PARLIAMENT’S standing committee on public accounts (Scopa) is in support of a call for a full inqu...
Tuesday - 27th February, 2018
Ramaphosa eyes 2019 polls
IN ANNOUNCING his much anticipated Cabinet reshuffle last night, President Cyril Ramaphosa opted for...
Monday - 26th February, 2018
VAR’s first time in Africa
AMIN Tighazoui scored from a free kick to give Wydad Casablanca a 1-0 CAF Super Cup victory over TP ...
Friday - 23rd February, 2018
De Lille hands over PCs
CAPE Town mayor Patricia de Lille, accused of corruption regarding a tender, yesterday handed over c...
Thursday - 22nd February, 2018
This is a tough, but hopeful budget. It required us to make difficult but necessary tradeoffs, important to ensure that this budget is a platform for renewal, inclusive growth and job creation. Budget 2018 charts a path out of economic stagnation, antici
SIZWE PAMLA, BONANG MOHALE,...
Wednesday - 21st February, 2018
Whitney tribute show
PORT Elizabeth-born singer and Whitney Houston impersonator Belinda Davids will be making her return...
Tuesday - 20th February, 2018
Zille blames DWS for crisis
PREMIER Helen Zille said the inability to raise the Clanwilliam Dam wall should be placed at the doo...
Monday - 19th February, 2018
Reports of imminent exit fake news – NDZ
THE ANC has dismissed as “malicious” weekend reports suggesting Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma was on th...
Friday - 16th February, 2018
Ramaphosa plots way forward
PRESENTED and then elected as the only candidate to be president of the Republic of South Africa, Cy...
Thursday - 15th February, 2018
Vrede dairy farm accused to appear in court today
TWO senior Free State officials will appear in the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s Court this morning in...
Wednesday - 14th February, 2018
Zuma responds to recall
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma is set to announce his resignation as leader of the country today. Sou...
Tuesday - 13th February, 2018
Theron, Mandela team up
SOUTH African-born Hollywood star Charlize Theron has teamed up with filmmaker and Nelson Mandela’...
Monday - 12th February, 2018
See page 2 & 4
TODAY is crunch time for President Jacob Zuma with the ANC national executive committee (NEC) meetin...
Friday - 9th February, 2018
Zuma to brief family
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma is set to convene a family gathering at his Mahlamba Ndlopfu residence in Preto...
Thursday - 8th February, 2018
Esther Mahlangu, Ono pair up
AT THE age of 83, world-renowned Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu is showing no sings of slowing down ...
Wednesday - 7th February, 2018
ANC, Zuma on the brink
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma’s grip on power was further weakened yesterday following the postponement of ...
Tuesday - 6th February, 2018
Charting a ‘risky’ course
INVESTMENT in SA’s mining industry seems to have reached rock bottom as the stand­off bet...
Monday - 5th February, 2018
Green light for housing project
THE city council of Cape Town has given its approval for the development of seven housing projects t...
Friday - 2nd February, 2018
Schools’ taps turned off
SOME schools have turned off their taps and have now asked pupils to bring five litres of grey water...
Friday - 26th January, 2018
Gearing up for the Met
THE real victims of the severe drought that has gripped the Western Cape will be employees in the to...
Thursday - 25th January, 2018
Big Walk on the horizon
THE countdown to the Cape Town Big Walk has begun. Beneficiaries of the event include the Red Cross ...
Tuesday - 23rd January, 2018
Monday - 22nd January, 2018
HEADS TO ROLL AT TREASURY
THE national Treasury finds itself in the cross-hairs of the government’s crackdown on corruption ...
Friday - 19th January, 2018
City’s point of no return
PUNITIVE measures including the use of only 50 litres of water per day per household, may soon be im...
Thursday - 18th January, 2018
Ottis shows he’s on a winning ticket Celeb kids go to school
PROTEAS coach Ottis Gibson has passed his first real test since taking over as national coach last y...
Wednesday - 17th January, 2018
Last respects for poet
WORLD renowned liberation struggle stalwart and South Africa’s national poet laureate, Prof Keorap...
Tuesday - 16th January, 2018
Black Mambazo rocks US
LEGENDARY Iscathamiya group Ladysmith Black Mambazo will this week officially kick off their three&a...
Monday - 15th January, 2018
CR shares his thoughts
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa and his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, are at opposite poles about the terms...
Friday - 12th January, 2018
A legacy worth cherishing
Poetry and jazz dominated the official state memorial service of poet and academic Prof Keorapetse K...
Wednesday - 10th January, 2018
Tuesday - 9th January, 2018
Milestone for black firm
AYO Technology Solutions yesterday became the largest listed black economic empowered ICT group with...
Monday - 8th January, 2018
VICTIM IS ONLY NINE YEARS OLD AND RESIDENTS WANTED TO KILL MAN
A MAN narrowly escaped death after an angry mob stoned him after he allegedly raped a nine-year-old ...
Friday - 5th January, 2018
TEACHERS nationwide have been given credit for the improvement in the national pass rate by various ...
Thursday - 4th January, 2018
ANC warned on Zuma
OUTSPOKEN ANC Women’s League president Bathabile Dlamini yesterday in an exclusive interview with ...
Wednesday - 3rd January, 2018
Some of the top achievers
AS HUNDREDS of thousands of public school matriculants wait in anticipation for their results to be ...
Tuesday - 2nd January, 2018
Senior certificate matric results to be released earlier on Friday
WESTERN Cape matric candidates will be able to collect their National Senior Certificate results an ...
Friday - 29th December, 2017
PROTEAS READY FOR EPIC INDIAN BATTLE
Thursday - 28th December, 2017
No reservations on water
ALTHOUGH a number of hotels have managed to reduce water usage, the severe drought in the Western Ca...
Wednesday - 27th December, 2017
SA singer hits right notes
PORT Elizabeth­born singer and Whitney Houston impersonator Belinda Davids won the hearts o...
Thursday - 21st December, 2017
‘New NEC will decide on any Jacob Zuma recall’
ANY decision to recall President Jacob Zuma would be referred to the party’s newly elected nationa...
Wednesday - 20th December, 2017
Election team under scrutiny after Ace Magashule win
THE controversy raging around the election of ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has thrust the par...
Tuesday - 19th December, 2017
Whoever wins, ANC will ‘mend fences’
FOLLOWING the ANC’s announcement today of a new party president, the party’s provincial leaders ...
Monday - 18th December, 2017
Whoever wins, ANC will ‘mend fences’
FOLLOWING the ANC’s announcement today of a new party president, the party’s provincial leaders ...
Friday - 15th December, 2017
CR17 camp deny penning dossier discrediting NDZ
A DOSSIER titled “CR17 Operation Mayibuye” and purporting to come from Cyril Ramaphosa’s campa...
Thursday - 14th December, 2017
‘Politics worsen water woes’
CAPE Town showed some of the best water saving in the world but its supply dams were hit by national...
Wednesday - 13th December, 2017
Noah an influential African
LOCAL personalities Khanyi Dhlomo and Trevor Noah and 12 other South Africans featured among the 100...
Monday - 11th December, 2017
Friday - 8th December, 2017
Gigaba supports in-depth probe into SA’s biggest corporate scandal
FINANCE Minister Malusi Gigaba weighed in on the Steinhoff saga yesterday, saying that as a listed c...
Thursday - 7th December, 2017
The New Age marks a ‘remarkable’ seventh birthday
A REMARKABLE story of survival. This is the view of Mzwanele Manyi, the new owner of The Ne...
Wednesday - 6th December, 2017
Student’s perseverance bears fruit amid various challenges
DESPITE various challenges, a Cape Flats student’s perseverance has finally paid off. Ebr...
Tuesday - 5th December, 2017
Water on tap for tourists
THE Western Cape’s declining water reserves are not expected to come under pressure from thousands...
Monday - 4th December, 2017
Residents must save more water
CAPE Town mayor Patricia de Lille yesterday had water management devices installed at three private ...
Friday - 1st December, 2017
THE JUNKIE FLIGHTS
The authorities confirm that over the past few months there has been a general spike in attempts to ...
Thursday - 30th November, 2017
Tyrese meets Winnie
AMERICAN R&B singer and actor Tyrese Gibson posted on his Instagram page that as soon as he ...
Tuesday - 28th November, 2017
Family loses everything in fire
TWO people including a father and his two daughters narrowly escaped death but sustained serious bur...
Monday - 27th November, 2017
Ndaba accused of assault
AS THE country Africa commemorates the 16 Days of Activism against violence on women and children, I...
Friday - 24th November, 2017
Controversial cop Richard Mdluli on his murder rap, Gerrie Nel, Adv Jiba and Jacques Pauw
Thursday - 23rd November, 2017
‘We will kill killer rapists’
ANGRY residents threatened to take the law into their own hands and kill the two men accused of rapi...
Wednesday - 22nd November, 2017
‘I tender my resignation’
YESTERDAY’S dramatic resignation by Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe is being widely hailed as a...
Tuesday - 21st November, 2017
Ordre recognises Muholi
SOUTH African visual artist and activist Zanele Muholi is being recognised for her advocacy of the L...
Monday - 20th November, 2017
Jubilation at Mugabe’s removal
ZIMBABWEAN nationals living in South Africa have expressed joy following the news that former Presid...
Friday - 17th November, 2017
MUGABE STILL HOLED UP IN MANSION BUT IN HARARE LIFE CONTINUES AS NORMAL...
CONFLICTING proposals to resolve Zimbabwe’s political crisis in the wake of this week’s military...
Thursday - 16th November, 2017
MILITARY TIGHTENS GRIP, ZUMA DISPATCHES SADC ENVOYS
AMID high drama, the curtain came down yesterday on Robert Mugabe’s 37 years of rule in Zimbabwe.&...
Tuesday - 14th November, 2017
‘Free education unfair’
THE ANCYL in KwaZulu­Natal has rejected some of the recommendations of the report into free...
Monday - 13th November, 2017
Pink rescue buoys project to help save lives
HOLIDAYMAKERS have been warned to be careful when they visit the city’s beaches during the festive...
Friday - 10th November, 2017
Opponents’ personal attacks ignored
AS THE campaign trail for the ANC’s presidency enters a tense final stretch, presidential candidat...
Thursday - 9th November, 2017
Solution near to calm Sassa payments storm
IN WHAT seems to be a solution in sight for the South African Social Security Agency, the inter-mini...
Wednesday - 8th November, 2017
Child pornographer jailed
A PLETTENBERG Bay computer engineer was yesterday sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in the Thembale...
Tuesday - 7th November, 2017
Standard Bank’s Dlamini Zuma firestorm
A STANDARD Bank report forecasting a split in the ANC if Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma wins the ANC’s ele...
Monday - 6th November, 2017
A DEFIANT Brian Molefe has accused Parliament of using its probe into state capture to defame him an...
Friday - 3rd November, 2017
ON SAA’S WOES
Thursday - 2nd November, 2017
Transformation ‘to reflect the SA we live in’
IT’S flat out for business development now for Afrotone Media Holdings after the company received ...
Wednesday - 1st November, 2017
Family receive remains of freedom fighter
TRIPLE murder accused Henri van Breda yesterday told the Western Cape High Court how easily he fough...
Tuesday - 31st October, 2017
Monday - 30th October, 2017
Bid to fight gang violence
GANG violence in the Western Cape provincial schools was depriving pupils of their educational oppor...
Friday - 27th October, 2017
Drought hits businesses
BUSINESS owners are now beginning to feel the impact of the drought in the province with most of the...
Thursday - 26th October, 2017
MAN DRESSED AS WOMAN ALLEGEDLY TRIED TO KILL GANG BOSS IN HOSPITAL
SUSPECTED gang leader Jerome “Donkie” Booysen, who was shot four times at Cape Town Internationa...
Tuesday - 24th October, 2017
Boy, 5, stabbed 12 times
A FIVE-YEAR-OLD boy died a gruesome death at the hands of his heavily drugged uncle who allegedly st...
Monday - 23rd October, 2017
Cops hope suspect will help investigations into hit
POLICE investigators hope the man arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle allegedly involved in ...
Friday - 20th October, 2017
THREATS, intimidation, leaks, a home burglary and the inexplicable flooding of her office. ...
Thursday - 19th October, 2017
Former deputy director held for fraud, corruption
A FORMER deputy director of economic development and tourism and his associate have been arrested on...