Gender Violence

‘No free pass for women abusers’ – Dlamini demands apology from Sunday Times

Dlamini accused newspapers of relegating positive stories about women to pages three or five

‘Covering Sarah’ exorcises pain

Senzeni Marasela’s uses depictions of Sarah Baartment to rid us of colonialism and racism.

​What amounts to rape is not widely known

The public needs to know that it can take many forms and responses to it can differ widely.

​To break free of gender violence, we must all #SayEnough and act

Oxfam is launching a global campaign to change patriarchal beliefs that harm women and girls.

The silent protest shed light on rape but many choose to see it as anti-Zuma

Anger over the government’s absolute failure to tackling gender-based violence has seen a resurgence of gender activism – and it’s young and militant.

​Murder is SA’s hidden civil war, even more silent is the violent fight against women

Many predators target women and children, and they aren’t defined by race, income or geography. It's a shameful phenomenon, writes Tinyiko Maluleke.

Masipa’s Pistorius sentence has trivialised the plight of female victims of violence

Blade Runner’s case is a haunting example of a system that brushes off heinous acts against the most vulnerable in society, argues Rosemund Handler.

Oscar’s BFF from Iceland: Gerrie Nel is the devil

But the witness for Reeva Steenkamp’s killer says Pistorius may have welcomed Nel’s treatment.

Campus rape: Silence isn’t going to cut it

Rape culture pervades university life, but it can be eradicated if reflection replaces self-preservation.

Female genital mutilation: a costly, organised crime against women and girls

Hilary Burrage explains how often women are left with the worst of choices in the world's poorest communities.

Donor slashes support funding for SA rape survivors

A US global fund has cut back on critical funding for services provided to survivors of violent crime. Government must provide a sustainable solution.

Funny what I can’t laugh about

Laughter can be nurturing but some issues are simply off limits.


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories