Ramaphosa remembers ‘unassuming freedom fighter’ Ahmed Kathrada
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has added his voice to a chorus of tributes to the man known to many simply as ‘Uncle Kathy’.
City of Cape Town to hold memorial for Ahmed Kathrada
The struggle veteran passed away at the Donald Gordon Hospital on Tuesday morning, aged 87.
Zuma declares special official funeral for Ahmed Kathrada
In paying tribute to Kathrada, President Zuma has described him as a stalwart of the liberation struggle for a free and democratic South Africa.
Tributes pour in following Ahmed Kathrada's death
In a statement, the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation says it's a great loss to the ANC, the broader liberation struggle movement and South Africa.
Murder of CT boy (12) linked to gangs, says councillor
Nathaniel Davids' body was found at Netreg train station on Friday afternoon.
Golden Arrow keeps an eye on Delft, Nyanga after bus stoned
It's not yet clear if the stoning is related to ongoing deadly tensions between taxi groups in the Nyanga and Delft areas.
Uitsig woman killed by stray bullet
A bullet struck 52-year-old Norma Ruiters while sitting on her bed in her wendy house in Arum Street earlier this week.
WC man critical after work accident
Paramedics found the man in a critical condition after his leg became trapped inside a machine.
Jayden Smith’s mother satisfied with killer's sentence
An emotional Chantel Boltman says Sefiro Petersen destroyed her life when he killed her only son.
Jayden Smith’s killer handed life sentence
The 10-year-old boy was caught in the crossfire of gang violence outside his home in Parkwood more than a year ago.
SANParks probe reveals most vegetation fires started by people
SANParks’ Merle Collins says they have spent more than R3 million for the 2016/2017 financial year so far on firefighting operations.
Blue Downs CPF in talks with Delft taxi owners amid violence
It’s believed the fighting could be linked to a dispute over taxi routes allegedly taken over by illegal operators.
Today is World Water Day
The day is observed annually on 22 March. This year’s theme is 'Wastewater'.
Two arrested for possession of mandrax worth R2.7m in WC
Officers arrested them at a vehicle checkpoint on the highway yesterday.
Fires in Table Mountain National Park on the rise
The Table Mountain National Park's fire department recorded 24 blazes between February and March this year, from 11 in the same period last year.
Police investigate murder of young mother in Manenberg
Mishkah Hendricks was pushing a pram with her six-month-old baby inside when a stray bullet struck her in her back over the weekend.
Taxi violence sparks fear among Cape residents
Two taxi drivers were gunned down a day apart in separate incidents in Delft and Philippi East last week.
Manenberg mother (21) killed in gang crossfire
Mishkah Hendricks was pushing a pram with her six-month-old baby inside down Rio Grande Street when a stray bullet struck her.