Labour Court rules in favour of white victim of racial quota system

Employers will have to be on their guard not to discriminate unfairly against white workers following a ruling by the Labour Court against the Tshwane municipality.

The court found affirmative action not based on employment equity plans or staffing policies … Read the rest

Black mob attacked 2 female British diplomats in broad daylight in Pretoria

Two white female British diplomats suffered a racial attack by a black mob in Pretoria, the capital of South Africa, on 23 October 2015. The incident happened near the Union Buildings, seat of the country’s government.

However, the British embassy … Read the rest

Black man (45) in Pretoria raped 8-year old boy in a school toilet – police

A black African has been arrested on a charge of rape involving an 8-year old boy, according to a police statement in the Gauteng province of South Africa. The incident allegedly took place in the toilet of a school in … Read the rest

‘Student demonstration fuelled by third force’

The South African Students Congress in Gauteng said Friday’s mass student demonstration at the Union Buildings in Pretoria is being fuelled by a third force.

Provincial chairperson Lwando Majiza said they had been reliably informed that the National Union of … Read the rest

White woman assaulted for filming an assault by blacks

A heated debate turned into a violent racial altercation when black staff and management at the Centurion licensing centre apparently assaulted a white women filming an assault.

“I went with my father to the Centurion licensing offices. One of the … Read the rest

EFF land grab kicks off in Pretoria

The Economic Freedom Fighters’ land-grab policy kicked off in Pretoria yesterday when local party leaders led an invasion of council-owned land earmarked for low-cost housing.

The executive committee of the party’s Nellmapius ward 86 delivered local people to “Malemaville” but … Read the rest

Moroccan diplomat assassinated in Pretoria

A Moroccan diplomat accredited to South Africa has been reportedly killed and his lifeless body was found in a pool of blood at his home in Pretoria on Tuesday.

According to Morocco’s Embassy in South Africa, the victim, M. Noureddine … Read the rest

Black students burn 18 vehicles on Pretoria campus

Protesting students of the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), formerly the Pretoria Technikon, have set alight at least 18 cars belonging to the institution, police said on Saturday.

Several campuses shutdown as Tshwane University of Technology clamps down on violence … Read the rest

SA needs to upgrade military equipment says minister

African Aerospace and Defence show drew exhibitors from Russia, China, Germany, the UK, India and the US to Pretoria this week.

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula opened the Pretoria event on Wednesday declaring that South Africa needed to upgrade aging and … Read the rest

Pretoria won’t see US prime cultural export Nicki Minaj

America’s prime cultural export, Nicki Minaj won’t be gracing the inaugural TribeOne Dinokeng Festival with her presence. Her appearance was cancelled on Thursday because of disappointing ticket sales and poor planning.

The festival was to have been held at the … Read the rest

Bundu justice for alleged killer

The charred remains of a woman bring to three the number of murders in the black township of Mamelodi near Pretoria in a week.

Police spokeswoman Captain Doniah Mothutsane said the body was found on Wednesday at 8am inside a … Read the rest

Cops allow looting say Pretoria residents

A vote of no confidence in Mamelodi East police has been passed by local community members as looting of shops, and injuring and killing Somali shop owners entered its third week.

The residents said they had lost all faith in … Read the rest

Brutal attack on 82-year old white woman by 4 young blacks

knife_murder82-year-old Mrs Hannetjie Bezuidenhout was attacked in her bed at 03h30am at her Roodeplaat, Pretoria home by four young black males who tried to cut off her lips and slice through her throat with a knife. However, Mrs Bezuidenhout fought … Read the rest

Irate blacks burn down municipal councillor’s house

fire+flamesResidents of Soshanguve, a black township northwest of Pretoria, have burnt down a municipal councillor’s house, according to the South African Police Service.

“The fight erupted after metro police removed people who were occupying RDP houses illegally,” said Colonel Noxolo … Read the rest