Women freedom fighters tell of sexual abuse in camps

'In MK, there was this belief that you don’t want to divert from the struggle by talking about women’s liberation and feminism'

The deafening silence on rape in MK camps lingers

The TRC revealed that sexual assault at the hands of Umkhonto weSizwe operatives was not uncommon, though little has been said since

Maimane: Our struggle is to fight the oppression of colonialism and apartheid

Maimane's comments alluded to tweets sent last week by DA Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

PAC’s Kenny Motsamai granted full parole after 27 years in prison

The Pan Africanist Congress member had been imprisoned for killing a traffic officer in Rustenburg.

​Sobukwe: A giant whose voice endures

Unlike canonised Madiba, the Africanist leader was feared in life and all but forgotten in death.

Imprisoned by the Freedom Charter

Historians neglect the role of African nationalism and black consciousness in SA's freedom struggle.

Africanists are the true socialists

Africanism and black consciousness make up a perennial trend in our politics. They are not going to die.

SA has moved backwards, says PAC stalwart Makwetu

PAC leader Clarence Makwetu says South Africa has yet to achieve economic and political freedom.

EFF and PAC partnership: An unexpected love story

Julius Malema's announcement that the EFF will partner with the PAC may not mean much now, but it holds larger significance.

PAC slams ousted Letlapa Mphahlele’s Marikana address

The Pan Africanist Congress has criticised the Marikana organising committee for allowing its expelled leader to address a commemoration rally.

PAC conference endorses Mphahlele’s expulsion

The PAC's annual conference has endorsed and ratified the expulsion of its president Letlapa Mphahlele, says party secretary general Narius Moloto.

PAC: Malema stealing our values

EFF leader Julius Malema is stealing the values that the PAC stands for, acting PAC president Alton Mpheti has warned.


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