Where to for displaced foreign shop owners?

Mayfair in Jo'burg is bursting at the seams with foreign shop owners seeking refuge. Government denies xenophobia is the issue, so where to from here?

It’s not that simple Mr Makhura

We visit areas of Soweto affected by recent unrest to investigate whether it stemmed from xenophobic sentiment or random acts of criminality.

Helen Zille: from the arcane to the arcade

The premier of the Western Cape is cleaning up the streets and taking only black prisoners. Her motive? She wants more tokens. Insert coin.

‘Margaret Thatcher was no friend of apartheid'

Former British ambassador to SA in the late 1980s, Lord Robin Renwick, discusses the role the former British prime minister played to end apartheid.

An interview with Lord Robin Renwick

Margaret Thatcher deplored apartheid - and FW de Klerk deserved the praise he was awarded - says the former British ambassador during an interview.

Extraordinary life: Elon Musk

The brain behind SpaceX and Tesla Motors, South African-born entrepreneur and inventor Elon Musk is one of the world's most powerful people.