Category Archives: South Africa

Happy, not a baboon or a kaffir

White man sentenced to ‘death’ for k-word

A white man has been sentenced to “death” of a different kind for calling Metro FM communications manager Happy Ngidi a baboon and a kaffir. On Friday the Roodepoort Magistrate’s…

The adulterous Limpho Hani, exploiting her 'pain'

Free Clive! The adulterous Limpho Hani exploiting her ‘pain’

Clive Derby-Lewis, one of the men convicted of killing SACP secretary general Chris Hani, should be freed, the Front Nasionaal (FN) said on Saturday. Derby-Lewis is South Africa’s most famous…

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SA’s killing fields

South Africa still has one of the highest murder rates in the world with 31 murders per 100000 people in 2012 – five times the global average of 6.2 per…

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SACP wants amnesty denied to Derby-Lewis

At the past weekend the SACP in Gauteng marched to the Kgosi Mampuru correctional facility, handing over a memorandum to the Department of Correctional Services with demands including that any…

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Fears of racial violence after white man shoots black teenager

The violent protests that started in Bloemhof and spread to Christiana has claimed its first casualty: a Grade 9 pupil who was shot and killed when protesters in Christiana marched…

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Life sentence for another South African rape

Nongoma Regional Court convicted and sentenced Mcabangeleni Gumbi,25,of Ophalule area, to life sentence in prison for rape on Monday, 7 April 2014. On Thursday, 08 August 2013, at about 03:00…

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Media invited to Free Clive Derby-Lewis protest on 12 April

The organisers of the Free Clive Derby-Lewis protest invite the media to attend their event at 09h00 on Saturday 12 April at Church Square in the centre of Pretoria. Apart…

Blade telling Nkwinti to take white farms, not mines

Blade says Nkandla is white people’s lies

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande and member of the SACP has described what is being written about President Jacob Zuma and his Nkandla residence as “white people’s lies”. He has…

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Ericsson fires victim of violent black crime for K-word

Telecommunications firm Ericsson has fired a worker who used the word “kaffir” in a tweet. The tweet from the account of Vivienne Basson used the word while expressing frustration over…

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Port Elizabeth black man convicted of raping 6-year old

A 33-year-old man was convicted of rape by the Port Elizabeth High Court on Wednesday, said Eastern Cape police. Xolisile Tose would be sentenced on Thursday, said Warrant Officer Thembi…