Sarah Evans is a Mail & Guardian news reporter.She's a recovering musician who became a journalist while interning for the Diamond Fields Advertiser in Kimberley.She spent three years reporting there before completing an internship at the Mail & Guardian Centre for Investigative Journalism (amaBhungane).Her areas of interest include crime, law, governance, and the nexus between business and politics.Her areas of disinterest include skyscrapers.
Two splinter groups have parted ways with the South African Municipal Workers' Union, claiming abuse of funds.
The first wave of job losses for metalworkers has begun and the upshot will be apocalyptic.
Taking on Al-Bashir drew fire from political quarters unfazed by his human rights abuses
Business, labour and government have formed an emergency task team which will attempt to save 190 000 jobs and prevent the closure of steel producers.
The local steel industry is vanishing and about 190 000 people face losing their jobs.
The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela community will hold the legal rights to land they were deprived of during apartheid after seven years of litigation.
A new Human Rights Commission report on farm attacks highlights the lack of state involvement in combating crimes that affect farmers and farmworkers.
It took more than 20 years for SA to sign the UN's International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. But will it make a difference?
The Mail & Guardian recounts events in the days leading up to the Marikana massacre, as recorded by the Farlam commission of inquiry.
The refugee reception office in Port Elizabeth will have to be reopened, following a court ruling this week.