Mzilikazi Wa Afrika

Uncaptured: Newsroom weaknesses and the trap of false narratives

​Part III: Investigative journalists helped pull South Africa back from a precipice by exposing the depth of state capture

SA writers: Betrayed left, right and centre

The troubling themes of treachery, deception and duplicity lie at the dark heart of many recent books by South African authors.

Fearless corruption buster

Mzilikazi wa Afrika has valiantly exposed political skullduggery with his brave investigative reporting.

Jomo Sono thrown into Pule’s blackmail fray

City Press has reported soccer boss Jomo Sono is at the centre of an alleged blackmail campaign against Communications Minister Dina Pule.

Sunday Times turns the tables on Dina Pule

Sunday Times editor Phylicia Oppelt has defended her investigations team against allegations made by Communications Minister Dina Pule.

Hawks bugged reporter’s phone

The Hawks monitored phone calls by <i>Sunday Times</i> journalist Mzilikazi Wa Afrika, a media report said.

‘Killer cop’ assassination threat to SA journalist

SA editors have asked for a meeting with the police minister after a journalist was warned that he would be killed by hit men wearing police uniforms.

Sunday Times journalists fear for their lives

Journalists Mzilikazi wa Africa and Stephan Hofstatter are being intimidated, the <i>Sunday Times</i> reported.

Mystery of premier’s stolen ‘millions’

After months of official denials, Barberton police are opening a case relating to money that went missing from a farm owned by the Mpumalanga premier.

Smoke and mirrors in Wild East

Another politician's sudden death adds to the madness in Mpumalanga's politics.

Freedom must be lived

Thirty-three years ago, on October 19 1977, the apartheid government banned three newspapers and many political organisations.

Cosatu calls for public inquiry into Wa Afrika saga

A "thorough public inquiry" into the arrest of <i>Sunday Times</i> journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika, is needed, Cosatu said on Wednesday.


Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

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