The persistence of the far-right

The Crusaders terror plots shows that far from being minor maniacal blimps, militant racist groups are on the rise in South Africa

Whitewashing anger: What the Terre’Blanche verdict means

The conviction of a farmworker for the murder of Eugene Terre'Blanche has laid bare South Africa's bitter anger across the racial divide.

The end is near: Far-right braces for ET judgment

The beginning of the end of Eugene Terre'Blanche's murder trial is potentially explosive, but police (and the AWB) say they're not expecting trouble.

ET was killed in bed, says blood spatter expert

Blood patterns on Terre'Blanche's bedroom walls, curtains and door indicate he was killed lying on his bed, and with great force, an expert says.

ET trial: Policeman fudges testimony

The only thing that gave away what was going inside the Ventersdorp courthouse as a row of media cars and a police van here and there.

Vice of white silence

The gist of Samantha Vice's plea is that history places a moral burden on whites, writes <b>Mvuselelo Ngcoya</b>.

Restricted access to Terre’Blanche trial

An order restricting the media from attending the Eugene Terre'Blanche murder trial next month will be granted in the next few days, a judge has said.

Terre’Blanche trial: Judgement in media application expected

Media houses will hear on Thursday if it will be granted access to the murder trial of right-winger Eugene Terre'Blanche

Judgement reserved in Terre’Blanche media application

Judgement was reserved in the Ventersdorp Magistrate's Court in the media application for access to the Eugene Terre'Blanche murder trial.

Visagie fulfils ‘promise’ to Terre’Blanche

The AWB's Andre Visagie has resigned to start a new right-wing Afrkaner movement, while the court case around Eugene Terre'Blanche's death continued.

Used condom ‘found at Terre’Blanche murder scene’

Allegations have emerged that a used condom was found in the farmhouse bedroom where AWB leader Eugene Terre'Blanche was murdered.

World media to attend Terre’Blanche funeral

Guest houses in the normally sleepy North West town are inundated with bookings from journalists all over the world.


South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

SA’s quarantine plan for coronavirus

A small Free State dorp and 14 days of isolation — this is the plan for citizens returning from China, to prevent a potential outbreak of the disease

No legal sales in new cannabis Bill

Draft regulations do not allow for commercial cultivation or sale, but policy could change this

Press Releases

Dr Mathew Moyo’s journey to academic victory

The NWU's chief director for library and information services was appointed as a board member of the National Council for Library and Information Services.

UKZN pays tribute to Joseph Shabalala, Doctor of Music (honoris causa)

The university joins the global community in mourning the passing of legendary musician and founding member of Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Dr Bhekizizwe Joseph Shabalala.

South Africa to be almost R 14-billion wealthier when SAB Zenzele BB-BBEE scheme winds down in April 2020

It’s the biggest BB-BEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history, with a new scheme to be launched

UKZN vice-chancellor calls for perspective and creative engagement on the way forward

In addition to overcoming the deadlock between UKZN and students, a way must be found to reconcile the university's financial obligations and students' long-term needs.

Survey shows South Africans’ approval of president but not of political parties

According to the survey, 62% of South Africans think Cyril Ramaphosa is doing his job well, while 39% say no political party represents their views.

Andrew Makenete joins Africa Agri Tech as an event ambassador

Makenete has a wealth of experience in the agricultural sector

Is your company prepared for the coronavirus?

Companies should consider the direct and indirect impacts of the pandemic when evaluating whether they are prepared for the coronavirus, says ContinuitySA.

Explaining the distribution of pension funds

Section 37C of the Pension Funds Act puts the ultimate decision-making responsibility in trustees' hands, says Fedgroup.