The Boekbedonnerd festival has just finished in Richmond, Northern Cape. I return home to Johannesburg with a heavy heart.
While Anene Booysen's rape and murder caused an international outcry, Letty Wapad's similar case went under-reported and almost unheard.
Faculty of theology makes an impact with its distance learning programmes.
Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas's office has defended using her government credit card on reportedly buying fast food at outlets like KFC and Spur.
The Square Kilometre Array, the biggest scientific endeavour in the world, is under construction in SA. We went to see the ground-breaking project.
The Northern Cape bureaucrat linked to the Vryburg housing scandal breaks her silence over the missing millions.
The health department could face litigation for not taking adequate interim measures to care for psychiatric patients.
Thirty allegedly crooked leases are central to the latest fraud, corruption and money-laundering charges brought against ANC politician John Block.
Northern Cape matrics, barred from their schools earlier this year, have been forced to relocate to a remote hostel, but there is a silver lining.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says her department has done all it can to help learners through a "really dramatic year" ahead of exams.
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa walked out of a meeting with hundreds of angry Northern Cape protesters on Monday after it degenerated into chaos.
The Democratic Alliance has laid criminal charges against those responsible for preventing 16 000 pupils from attending school for three months.
Existing legislation does not address the legal, environmental and social ramifications of fracking, says David Fig.
Hamid Shabbir's hard-hitting statement to the Hawks has implicated Northern Cape ANC chairperson John Block in a hospital tender scandal.
Hardship is a way of life for those who stay in a Northern Cape village in 'an old South Africa', writes Michelle Pietersen.
Details have emerged of disputed alibis and further shenanigans in the battle between Kumba and Imperial Crown Trading to secure the rights to Sishen.
Prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach is still waiting to hear from the NPA what she has done wrong.
Lawyer says a department manager died as he was about to spill the beans about controversial deal.
Northern Cape locals claim Joe Aranes is sowing discord to benefit his employer.