White farmer in Fochville arrested for shooting two black ‘tenants’

Handgun_.45 semi-autoA Fochville farmer was arrested on Monday after he allegedly shot and killed two tenants and wounded a third in the presence of police, Beeld reported.

Armed with a shotgun, he opened fire on the men after they allegedly began … Read the rest

South Africa needs federalism

There are two recent events clearly demonstrating that the South African constitution does not work to govern a highly complex, multiethnic and even multinational society.

The first is the recent hullabaloo over the Afrikaner community of Kleinfontein, east of Pretoria, … Read the rest

Rivonia Primary case in Constitutional Court to determine fate of ‘Model C’ schools

Rivonia Primary School

The court case between the Gauteng education department and Rivonia Primary School over admission policies is crucial for access to education, Section27 said on Wednesday.

“The Constitutional Court’s decision in the case is a crucial one for … Read the rest

White office workers threatened by strikers

AngloGold Ashanti's Mponeng gold mine near Fochville

Striking black mine workers at the Mponeng mine near Carletonville, west of Johannesburg, have issued death threats to white office workers at the mine. Yesterday they were told not to come to work … Read the rest