Tuks capitulates before EFF youth militia over #Afrikaans

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

Violence as ethnic tensions flare over Pretoria’s mayoral candidate

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

US Supreme Court rejects appeal to claim ‘apartheid damages’ from Ford, IBM

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

American pastor firebombed as coloured gang violence errupts in Durban

A packed church was petrol-bombed as coloured gang war gripped Wentworth, Durban.

A visiting pastor from America had been preaching to a packed church hall when the incident happened.

A man was also shot dead and a 71-year-old woman hit … Read the rest

S. African Nobel laureate JM Coetzee says Israel practises apartheid

The Palestine Festival of Literature hosted its ninth gathering of literary gurus and the like who were invited to tour Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory.

The authors invited to the festival this year included Nobel Prize winner for literature, … Read the rest

Black farmworker suspected of killing two girls

Limpopo police have arrested a 42-year-old black farmworker suspected of killing two 5-year-old girls from Ribone village, in Gilead.

The two friends – Lekwelo Ennie Masola and Nthabiseng Motlaphema – went missing on Wednesday after they were last seen playing … Read the rest

US ‘tenured radicals’ shouted down by S. African black students

In an incident hushed up by the MSM, three visiting American professors or “tenured radicals” were shouted down by black South African students in Cape Town who told them they were white and therefore not worth listening to. Apparently the … Read the rest

Violent protesters in Hammanskraal turn against journalists

At least two people were killed in Hammanskraal, north of Pretoria, during a violent protest, the Tshwane Metro Police said on Monday.

Tshwane Metro Police spokesperson, Senior Superintendent Isaac Mahamba, said at least two people had died and about six … Read the rest