Chris Hani

Public protector’s gaze falls on Derby-Lewis

Thuli Madonsela's office says the protector is looking into the medical parole matter of Clive Derby-Lewis, who killed SACP leader Chris Hani in 1993.

No parole for Derby-Lewis yet

The Department of Correctional Services said they are still waiting for further information before they decide on bail for Clive Derby-Lewis.

Authorities to probe Derby-Lewis laptop complaint

The government is investigating how a laptop ended up in Clive Derby-Lewis's room, after his wife said the goverment lied by saying she took it in.

Derby-Lewis ‘has serious health problems’

A report on Clive Derby-Lewis's medical condition will be submitted to the Parole Board to supplement his parole application, his lawyer says.

Derby-Lewis’s cancer operation ‘successful’

The operation to remove a cancerous growth from Clive Derby-Lewis's head was a success, a spokesperson for his lawyer said on Wednesday.

Derby-Lewis faces amputation over infected leg

Convicted killer Clive Derby-Lewis might have to have his lower right leg amputated because of gangrene, his lawyer said on Tuesday.

Parties speak out against Derby-Lewis parole

Clive Derby-Lewis should serve the full 25 years of his prison sentence for the murder of SACP general secretary Chris Hani, the DA said on Monday.

‘Final’ decision to be taken on Derby-Lewis pardon

A final decision on the pardon application of Clive Derby-Lewis, the man who orchestrated the murder of Chris Hani, would be made next month.

Don’t grant Derby-Lewis bail, says DA

SACP leader Chris Hani's killer, Clive Derby-Lewis, shouldn't be considered for parole until he has served a longer sentence, the DA says.

When the ANC refuses to listen

The ruling party's culture of authoritarianism goes back a long way, to the days of exile writes Stephen Ellis.

Portrait of a warrior-scholar

Sello Alcock reviews <em>Hani: A life Too Short</em> by Janet Smith and Beauregard Tromp.

Hani not yet laid to rest

'Modise had the most to gain fom Hani's assassination,' says RW Johnson in his new book.


Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world