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.
Panelists at a Wits debate say the SAPS need to work with communities to be perceived positively so that protesters stop getting hurt and killed.
The Farlam commission has held the first of three public seminars to investigate the underlying causes of the August 16 2012 massacre.
North West air wing chief Salmon Vermaak has broken ranks to give his 'true' version of the Marikana events.
A Constitutional Court ruling means the Intaka fraud and corruption case involving Gaston Savoi and Fernando Praderi will finally go ahead.
Officials and even Cabinet ministers broke the rules to please Number One.
In her report on President Zuma's homestead, Thuli Madonsela has documented a damning trail of maladministration by state ministers and officials.
The public protector's report has found that Jacob Zuma disproportionately benefited from the upgrades made to his home by an estimated R246-million.
Thuli Madonsela releases her final report into security upgrades at Jacob Zuma's homestead at Nkandla. Here's a rough guide of what to expect.
Terry Crawford-Browne has written to the Constitutional Court asking it to terminate the Seriti commission of inquiry.
We wrap up weekly findings from two of SA's most important commissions of inquiry - the Farlam Marikana probe, and the Seriti arms deal inquiry.