by Dan Roodt
The news that South Africa supplies 70% of the citrus fruit consumed in the European Union adds another ingredient to the debate around farmland in South Africa. In strictly economic terms, both farm murders and ANC’s radical … Read the rest
So a TV presenter dies and the country gasps?
Firstly let me say – rest in peace Vuyo, I have become very accustomed to sharing my lounge with you in the mornings, and your “sharp sharp” always seemed to put … Read the rest
by Ilana Mercer
After decades of indifference from America’s infotainment industry, imagine my surprise to hear TV anchors like Megyn Kelly of Fox News allude to the killing fields of South Africa.
South Africa should be in the news every … Read the rest
A meeting on rural crime between Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa and rightwingers was abandoned shortly after it began in Pretoria on Thursday.
Mthethwa said afterwards he had taken exception to mention of the African National Congress at the beginning of … Read the rest
White residents live in fear as a Gauteng father was shot dead in front of his new wife and son – five years after his first wife was brutally killed in front of him during a robbery.
Jacques Botha, 51, … Read the rest
SOUTH AFRICA TODAY: Farms in the Western Cape region are being burned, shops in small towns ransacked, people assaulted and intimidated. At least two people have been shot. Reports that a white farmer had been dragged from his vehicle and … Read the rest
LADYBRAND. – An American farm manager has been attacked with a machete by blacks in South Africa. Allen Rodgers was attacked on the farem Geluk, owned by the American company SBH Farms.
The 61-year old was rushed to the Mediclinic … Read the rest
A KwaZulu-Natal man was given three life sentences on Friday 27 July for killing a Mooi River farmer’s wife, a helper, and a gardener.
The Pietermaritzburg High Court earlier convicted Mzwandile Magubane, 21, a gang member who started a fire … Read the rest
Farm attacks should be viewed within the context of the country’s high crime statistics, and not as racially motivated, President Jacob Zuma has told Beeld newspaper.
Many attacks took place on the farms of white commercial farmers, and had the … Read the rest
The murder of a mother of two during a robbery on a farm outside Randfontein was an act of cruelty, the Christian Democratic Party said on Thursday.
“The level of cruelty during farm murders is so appalling that it is … Read the rest
Philip Claeys (Vlaams Belang), Andreas Mölzer (FPÖ) and Fiorello Provera (Lega Nord) submitted a written declaration to the European Parliament to protest against the ongoing ‘farm attacks’ in South Africa, which have already led to the death of thousands of … Read the rest
Two Afrikaner NGO’s, PRAAG and the Boereleed Research Institute have filed a request under the Promotion of Access to Information Act of 2000 with the South African Police Service for murder statistics broken down by population group.
According to Dr. … Read the rest