Eben Venter was raised on a sheep farm, which might add a frisson to his latest novel Wolf, Wolf.
The South African Human Rights Commission has expressed satisfaction with the enclosing of toilets in Rammulotsi, Free State.
On World Toilet Day, we take a look at the state of public facilities, from the humblest latrines to the most opulent thrones.
The City of Cape Town is committed to doing all it can to make Cape Town caring, safe and inclusive.
Cape Town is revising a pioneering programme that was meant to maintain and keep toilets clean and provide jobs.
Gauteng's second-best municipality seems to have a grip on things, but service delivery still falls short, writes Kwanele Sosibo.
The popularity of saniters has as much to do with health as fashion and the jury is out over their efficacy, writes Laura Barton.
Township toilets are being enclosed but municipalities lack a maintenance plan.
A team of chemical engineers at UKZN is hard at work trying to develop a high-tech, multi-use toilet that people in the developing world will want.
There are no open toilets in Merafong municipality, mayor Papi Molokwane said, reacting to an allegation there were unenclosed toilets in Khutsong.
A company co-controlled by the ANC mayor of a Free State municipality won the tender to build the toilets at the centre of a new political row.
Somebody must take responsibility for the open toilets in the ANC's Viljoenskroon municipality in the Free State, says ANCYL president Julius Malema.
Fast-growing Asian economies may be flush with money but filthy toilets remain a blight across the region despite rising standards of living.
Basic service delivery can improve only when local government honestly addresses criticism about its own performance.
The toilets-without-walls saga in Makhaza, Khayelitsha, continued on Wednesday with the release of a report by the City of Cape Town.
Cape Town mayor Dan Plato says an ANCYL official played integral part in installing toilets. The M&G quizzed him about the issue.
Beijing's notoriously foul-smelling and poorly tended public toilets will feature some rarely seen luxuries during the Olympics.