One of the ANC’s councillor candidates in Daniëlskuil in the Northern Cape, Zoniselo Magawu, has been arrested and charged with murder.
Magawu was arrested on Friday by the Hawks after the murder of Johannes Baaitjies and the attempted murder of … Read the rest
A 25-year-old black Zimbabwean man was arrested for allegedly hacking his girlfriend to death with an axe in Zeerust, North West police said on Tuesday.
Axe murders are quite common in South Africa.
Colonel Sabata Mokgwabone said the man was … Read the rest
A daily occurence in South Africa: Abandoned black newborns. Hundreds of black mothers keep them just long enough to register their births so they may collect grants.
As soon as they are logged on the grant system, the mothers either … Read the rest
African National Congress’ ancestors will turn on those leaving the party, President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday.
“The ancestors are turning their backs against you if you leave the ANC and you will have bad luck,” he said at an … Read the rest
“We shot ourselves in the foot by toppling the apartheid government‚” residents of an Eastern Cape village said on Thursday.
Tsholomnqa villagers had been waiting for a tarred road and decent houses for decades‚ said community leader‚ Wele Ntshongola.
He … Read the rest
A 13-year-old black suspect turned herself into police after an elderly Korean couple was shot and critically wounded at a beauty supply store in Bellefontaine Neighbors, Missouri, Tuesday afternoon.
Authorities said they were called to Kings Beauty Supply Store, located … Read the rest
Disturbing footage depicting a primary school pupil recounting a sexual encounter she had apparently been exposed to at home has emerged on social media.
The exact location of the school could not be confirmed, but language used in the 40-second … Read the rest
South African twins arrested over the weekend were planning attacks on the U.S. Embassy in the capital Pretoria as well as on buildings owned by Jewish people, police said on Monday.
Four South Africans, including the twins, Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee … Read the rest
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to South Africa came to an end on Saturday after he spent time in KwaZulu-Natal.
There he visited a settlement establishment by Mahatma Gandhi, after taking the same fateful train trip India’s national icon … Read the rest
An agricultural organisation says it is very worried at statistics that show farm and smallholding attacks have been on the rise since 2011.
The Transvaal Agricultural Union of SA, Tau SA, is scheduled to reveal its statistics on farm murders … Read the rest
The University of Pretoria last night capitulated before radical groups like the EFF Youth Militia or “Student Command” and accepted English as its only working and instruction language. In a statement issued by the university, it accepts English as “the … Read the rest
South Africa’s capital was tense on Wednesday after residents torched buses and looted shops overnight, police said, in clashes sparked by the ruling party’s choice of a mayoral candidate for local polls.
Africa’s most industrialised country will hold local government … Read the rest
The US Supreme Court on Monday rejected an appeal by a group of black South Africans seeking to revive human rights litigation aiming to hold Ford Motor Co and IBM Corp liable for allegedly conducting business that helped perpetuate racial … Read the rest