Angy Peter

Activist Angy Peter found guilty of murder

Judge Robert Henney found Angy Peter and her co-accused guilty of premeditated murder. Their bail was withdrawn and they will stay in police custody.

Khayelitsha activist Angy Peter: ‘My life has turned to pieces’

Khayelitsha activist Angy Peter and her co-accused have been found guilty of murder. The M&G spoke to Peter days before judgment was handed down.

Peter arrested again for alleged kidnapping

Police have rearrested human rights activist Angy Peter, who is hailed as the face of the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry into policing.

New kidnapping claims against Khayelitsha activist ‘trumped up’

Police tried to arrest human rights activist Angy Peter at her shack twice last weekend, this time on new charges of alleged kidnapping.

Khayelitsha human rights activists’ nightmare lives

Angy Peter and Issac Mbadu's fears of early morning raids and arrests are examples of why an inquiry into policing in Khayelitsha is necessary.

Peter says police are trying to frame her

Angy Peter, one of the main witnesses at the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry into policing, says police are trying to intimidate her.

Dismay as bail application of social activist is postponed

The new bail date falls three days after the public hearings into policing in Khayelitsha begins, and Angy Peter is one of the key witnesses.

Khayelitsha violence: State mum over activists’ arrest

Suspicions are growing about what is behind the recent arrest of Social Justice Coalition worker Angy Peter on charges of kidnapping and murder.


From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it