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Spectre of eldercide haunts Eastern Cape ‘village of death’

Zingqolweni residents are traumatised by both the violence as well as the lack of police protection after 11 murders over a seven-month killing spree

‘No one in the ANC is permanent’

The ANC's national working committee is believed to have recommended the removal of Balindlela for her lack of leadership in the province.

North West ANC erupts

Violence within the North West Province ANC has worsened. This week there were more assaults and the party's regional office were torched.

Eastern Cape hopes to restore its PSL status

Bay United and FC AK will trot out at the Wolfson Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Sunday knowing that the stakes are high.

Turning back time: Age cheating in football

Poverty, limited life chances and the desire to win at all costs are contributing to an epidemic of age cheating in football.

Rich star, poor star

South African football is becoming a microcosm of society's gap between the haves and the have-nots.

Jumping into a higher knowledge band

Millions of young South Africans in disadvantaged areas have to jump in order to acquire the knowledge they need to improve their lives.

‘We don’t trust the South African government’

Refugees from some countries are not seeking repatriation, having fled conflict at home.

Making things run smoothly

"Our school was in a bad condition before, with pipes leaking, toilets dirty and in a poor condition."

In the camps

A woman sitting on a basket quietly stirs a pan of spinach on a paraffin stove. Children run around noisily between plastic bags, suitcases, blankets and mattresses.

Brave the Tower of Terror, if you dare

Johannesburg's Gold Reef City theme park on Wednesday relaunched its heart-stopping Tower of Terror after spending more than R10-million.

Court halts relocation of foreigners

The Johannesburg High Court has granted an urgent interdict preventing the relocation of foreigners displaced by xenophobic attacks who are being accommodated at the city's Cleveland and Jeppe police stations, Lawyers for Human Rights said on Monday.

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