The University of the Free State(UFS) launched a No-to-Racism/Yes-to-Equality Campaign in March 2015 and yesterday students and staff from the main campus came together to publicly pledge their support and commitment to equality and the eradication of racism at UFS.… Read the rest
The Free State province in South Africa aims to hold China Week in April with the intention of strengthening business relations and to draw more investment opportunities into the province.
Spokesperson Makalo Mohale says China is well advanced in terms … Read the rest
The killing-spree against white farmers continues unabated.
Two black men were arrested for the murder of an elderly white woman at Erfbloem farm near Theunissen, Free State police said on Tuesday.
The two blacks, aged 21 and 22, were accused … Read the rest
Many other towns in the Free State province are being targeted for renaming in line with government policy of changing names of towns and streets that date from white rule.
A proposal to change the name of Harrismith in the … Read the rest
The case against Motlalentoa Alfred Makoae, 53, was postponed on Tuesday to … Read the rest
Captain Phumelelo Dhlamini said Liphaphang Ben Masilo, 25, was arrested in connection … Read the rest
A Bloemfontein metro policeman has been arrested for allegedly shooting a man dead near a tavern in Smithfield, Free State police said on Monday.
Around 11pm on Sunday, a group of men were at the tavern when an argument broke … Read the rest
The report said the man faced 10 charges of making, distributing, and being … Read the rest
Racism is rife at schools across the Free State and requires an investigation, the SA Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) said on Wednesday.
“We call on the department of education to investigate acts of racism beyond the issue of Wilgehof Primary … Read the rest
A teacher at the Louw Wepener High School, in the Free State, fears for her life and that of her family after threats by a school gang, the Volksblad newspaper reported on Tuesday.
According to the newspaper, the 666-gang threatened … Read the rest