Gauteng Education MEC to withdraw funding from #FeesMustFall leader Mcebo Dlamini

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says his department will have to review the financial support it’s giving to Wits student leader Mcebo Dlamini after he was arrested for his involvement in #FeesMustFall protests.

Lesufi revealed this week that the Gauteng … Read the rest

Wits calls death threat to whites ‘scare tactic’

Wits University says it is aware of a voice note doing the rounds on social media claiming that at least one white student will need to be killed to get Vice-Chancellor Adam Habib’s attention.

In the audio a black woman … Read the rest

White Zim farmer and his family escape after horrific ordeal

For 16 years, the McKinnons endured the worst of Zimbabwe’s land invasions. On their farm near Harare, they survived kidnapping, torture, imprisonment, eviction attempts and criminal accusations.

It all came to an end when Africans dragged their furniture from their … Read the rest

Seven suspects netted for EC taxi murders

Police in the Eastern Cape have arrested seven suspects linked with the violent murders of 22 people during ongoing taxi violence in Libode, Mthatha and Port St Johns in the Transkei.

A spokesman for the police, Mzukisi Fatyela said the … Read the rest

Black student rioters plan ‘guerrilla-style tactics’ with AK-47’s

As a desperately tight window for the resumption of lectures at universities around the country starts to close, demonstraters at the centre of the fees revolt are planning guerrilla-style protest tactics to disrupt lectures this week.

At Wits University, where … Read the rest

White paramedic attacked at accident scene

A white paramedic was stabbed and assaulted by a black attacker on Saturday evening when they stopped at an accident to help in Pietermaritzburg.

“Shortly after 6pm on Saturday evening, paramedics from ER24 came across a motor vehicle collision on … Read the rest

British historian tortured to death by black attackers

A renowned British historian who for nearly 20 years regaled audiences in South Africa with tales of the Anglo-Zulu war has died after a savage beating by black armed robbers.

Robert Gerrard (photo) suffered serious brain injuries, a shattered pelvis … Read the rest

Stolen white farms handed over to Chinese owners in Zim

Land forcibly taken from white owners by Robert Mugabe, were given to Chinese farmers in Zimabawe. White farmers are still waiting for compensation.

The move comes at a time when Chinese nationals have almost full control of mining and construction … Read the rest

Black student Mbokodo’s demand once again

Fearing a black backlash, Wits rioters who have been arrested after clashing with police will be released on a warning before the end of the day the university confirmed.

The white prof Robert Sherman meanwhile, in a panicked state, has … Read the rest