Editorial: Corrupt, negligent municipalities kill

Local government has long been the site of gross mismanagement and corruption. Both of these deny people their hopes and dreams and can lead to them also losing their lives.

Provincial breakdown of crime statistics places the Western Cape front and centre

Ten of South Africa's police stations which record the highest number of murders are found in the Western Cape, seven in Gauteng and six in KZN.

Gigaba criticises ANC stalwarts

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba spoke in Gugulethu, Cape Town on Friday evening. In his address, Gigaba described ANC veterans as ill-disciplined.

Live jazz comes to Gugulethu

NY Arts is bringing live jazz events to South Africa's townships to give residents the opportunity to enjoy experiences usually reserved for the city.

Dewani’s death described at bail application

The most detailed account yet of Anni Dewani's last moments emerged on Wednesday in a bail application by one of the men accused of her murder.

Race, class and the Dewani case

The Anni Dewani case has gripped the nation and created a media frenzy. Of course we can't come to any final conclusions.

Honeymoon murder accused to appear in court

One of the men arrested after the murder of honeymooning tourist Anni Dewani was expected to appear in court again on Thursday.

Third man arrested for honeymoon case

A third man was arrested on Saturday in connection with the murder of a honeymooning British tourist in Gugulethu, Western Cape police said.

Gugulethu murder suspect’s case postponed

The man accused of killing honeymooning tourist Anni Dewani made a brief appearance in Cape Town's Wynberg Regional Court on Thursday.

Gugulethu murder suspect due in court

A 26-year-old man accused of killing a tourist in a Cape Town township at the weekend was expected to appear in court on Thursday.

Gugulethu suspect formally charged

The 26-year-old Khayelitsha man, taken in for questioning on Tuesday in connection with the hijacking of a British couple, has been formally charged.

Man arrested in connection with tourist’s murder

A 26-year-old man from Khayelitsha was arrested in connection with the killing of a tourist in Gugulethu.


LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

‘We’re satisfied with SA’s land reform policy’— US Ambassador

Top US official is lobbying multinational firms to invest in South Africa

South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences