June 16, 1976 was a normal working day. It was cold and cloudless sunny winter weather. At the time I was working as a social-worker supervisor for the West Rand Development Council in Soweto and my office was in Diepkloof, … Read the rest
Chilling stories about enraged black kasi residents butchering thugs who terrorise them are increasing.
People sweep aside police pleas not to take the law into their own hands. Their answer to thuggery is death by panga, stoning and fire!
Daily … Read the rest
Lorraine Kekana, 30, was made to listen to the groans of her four dying children who had just had their throats slit, allegedly by their father.
Minutes before, her black husband had allegedly phoned her to ask whether she had … Read the rest
Italy’s simmering anti-immigrant sentiment has been stoked by the murder of an elderly couple in their home in Sicily, allegedly by an African asylum seeker.
Mamadou Kamara, an 18-year-old from the Ivory Coast, allegedly slit the throat of Vincenzo Solano, … Read the rest
The Mozambican man cowered, trying to protect his head, as the blows pounded his body on Tuesday.
The suspected thief, known only as Johannes, begged the growing crowd of angry residents of Snake Park, Soweto, to stop assaulting him.
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The body of a KwaZulu-Natal woman who went missing two weeks ago has been found dismembered and buried in a shallow grave, police said on Monday.
Three black men, aged between 18 and 20, were arrested on Sunday for the … Read the rest
A four-year-old black girl has been poisoned and strangled, and her body hidden in the base of a bed by her black mother’s black boyfriend in Lawley, south of Joburg.
Asinia Mashaba’s body was found on Thursday morning after the … Read the rest
A case of murder has been opened following last night’s shooting where a white woman (36) was shot dead in her driveway in Esther Park.
The woman lived alone with her three children and full-time nanny.
According to Sebenza SAPS … Read the rest
A teacher and a pupil were killed after a gunman opened fire in one of the classrooms at Luvisi Primary School in Nquthu northern KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday.
The South African Police Service said the teacher was in class giving lessons … Read the rest
A 31-year-old woman and a young boy were shot in the head Thursday, becoming Baltimore’s 37th and 38th homicide victims so far this month, the city’s deadliest in 15 years.
The most recent killings claimed the lives of Jennifer Jeffrey … Read the rest
Sunday Times editor Phylicia Oppelt on Monday said she stands by an article stating that comedian Trevor Noah’s cousin was murdered and buried in KwaZulu-Natal at the weekend.
On Sunday night, Trevor Noah tweeted: “Thanks to some crafty journalism my … Read the rest
The petition on the website www.change.org, had about 15000 signatures last night.
It calls for the EU to allow white South Africans, Namibians and Zimbabweans to be given automatic European citizenship.
The petition has over 15000 signatures.
Rodrigo de Campos, … Read the rest
The family of coloured comedian Trevor Noah has suffered yet another blow following the murder of his cousin in Greytown in KwaZulu-Natal.
The latest murder comes just months after Noah landed the job as the new host of Comedy Central’s … Read the rest