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145 arrested in Soweto


Soweto, the black township south of Johannesburg

Police arrested 145 people in Soweto over the weekend, police said on Sunday.

Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela said most of those arrested were charged with drunken driving.

The other charges included rape, murder, … Read the rest

Deported Roma girl, family attacked in Kosovo

Leonarda Dibrani
Leonarda Dibrani

Leonarda Dibrani

Unidentified assailants on Sunday attacked a Roma schoolgirl, whose deportation from France sparked controversy, along with her family in Kosovo where they have been living since their eviction, police said.

“The Dibrani (family) were walking in Mitrovica with … Read the rest

Why no military coup before 1994?

sadf_coupby Albert Brenner

Many of us still wonder why no military coup was carried out by the, erstwhile, formidable South African Defense Force in the early 1990s – an army rated as one of the top four … Read the rest