A US city councilman from Mobile, Alabama is in a stable condition after he was shot in the face in Johannesburg during a robbery over the weekend.
US news outlets report CJ Small was shot on Saturday when a tour … Read the rest
A 15-year-old boy was left brain dead after he was shot in his head in a drive-by shooting.
Keegan Smith died at around 2pm on Sunday when doctors at Groote Schuur Hospital switched off the machines that were keeping him … Read the rest
The ongoing destruction of school and university property over the past few weeks, most recently at Fort Hare and the University of Johannesburg, has a price tag of more than R1 billion.
The University of Fort Hare on Thursday said … Read the rest
Sikhangele Mki will appear at the Bellville Magistrate’s Court today.
The alleged black serial rapist spent a week behind bars at the Bellville police station while detectives investigated 23 cases of rape the suspect is believed to have committed.
Mki, … Read the rest
Gauteng MEC for Roads and Transport Ismail Vadi was assaulted by meter taxi drivers in Johannesburg on Monday shortly after he announced that his department had started the process of issuing operating licences for Uber taxis.
Vadi had just finished … Read the rest
Police in south-eastern Zimbabwe say they’ve launched a manhunt for a farm worker suspected of hacking to death an elderly white farmer with a machete, it was reported.
Commercial Farmers’ Union president Peter Steyl has described as “savage” an attack … Read the rest
Dudu Myeni, Board Chairperson for South African Airways (SAA) says racism is a big problem in the company and she added that a task team has been set up to tackle the menace.
“The issue of racism is very rife … Read the rest
Sexual violence remains prevalent, especially among black South Africans, and was the invisible hand in the vicious crimes committed in households, particularly against women, said Statistician-General Pali Lehohla.
“The way we see crime in South Africa says a lot about … Read the rest
A blitz at a Gugulethu school on Thursday turned nasty when cops threw two teens into a van, causing the MEC for Education to question SAPS’ effectiveness.
The search operation took place after officials at Fezeka High School requested an … Read the rest
By Thursday last week, South African blacks in the country’s northern Limpopo province had destroyed 23 schools, of which 19 were set alight. The burning of schools has always been seen as a legitimate form of protest in South Africa … Read the rest
Matthew Theunissen has issued a open letter of “unconditional apology” for his use of racially objectionable language on Facebook last week.
On Monday, in reaction to Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula’s announcement that a number of sporting codes would not be … Read the rest
After being insulted by a self-styled “anti-colonial” black activist in the café where she works, a white waitress in Cape Town, Ashleigh Schultz, has received hundreds of donations or “tips” from all over the world. On Thursday 29 April, Miss … Read the rest