Authorities on high alert in Parkwood after violent protests
Law enforcement officials had moved to demolish structures erected on a vacant piece of land when tension boiled over.
Tension remains high in Parkwood as land, housing protest continues
Community members are throwing stones and petrol bombs, while law enforcement officers are responding with rubber bullets and tear-gas.
WC Transport Dept calls for taxi violence cases to be prioritised
Over the past few weeks nine people have been killed or wounded in Delft, Mitchells Plain, Hanover Park and Hout Bay.
Housing, transport projects set for Dunoon
The City of Cape Town says a R42 million upgrade to a local taxi rank will begin in the next two months.
'We want houses'
Dominque Booysen from the Parkwood Backyarders Association says that residents have had enough, as they've been waiting for homes for many years.
[UPDATE] Human Settlements Dept condemns violent Parkwood protests
Violent demonstrations erupted earlier on Sunday when hundreds of people took to the streets demanding land and housing.
Parkwood residents demand land, housing in violent protests
Hundreds of people have left their homes to join the fight, armed with stones, planks and sticks.
Wynberg pupils hospitalised after found unconscious
Officers also found alcohol outside the premises among many unconscious learners.
Hermanus residents to discuss housing, land issues with councillors
Authorities say calm has been restored in Hermanus following land and housing protests on Friday.
World of Birds needs R1m to stay open
The organisation says they now intend on subdividing the property and sell some land to ensure the sanctuary continues as normal.
Heavy rain, thundershowers expected in CT
The South African Weather Service has issued a watch for heavy rain leading to flash flooding in the Western Cape and western parts of the Northern Cape.
All systems go for FNB One Run, say organisers
More than 13,000 athletes will participate in the fourth edition of the race.
[WATCH] Robben Island's microgrid produces 650,000 KWH
SOLA Future Energy visits the energy microgrid at Robben Island as part of Africa Utility Week.
CT taxi ranks under police watch following violence
On Wednesday, the provincial departments of community safety and transport met with senior police officials to discuss issues relating to the taxi industry.
SA plastic industry breaks recycling record
According to Petco, 2.15 billion plastic bottles were recycled by the South African PET plastic industry last year.
Cops continue to monitor Vrygrond after protests
The city’s Wayne Dyason says small fires were lit in the area on Wednesday night but nothing was damaged.
AA warns of massive fuel price hike in June
It says that motorists could face a hike of of 74 cents per litre of petrol, 81 cents for diesel, and 78 cents for paraffin.
City of CT says 3 desalination plants will deliver water in May
Mayoral committee member Xanthea Limberg says construction and water quality testing at the plants have been completed.