Improving quality of education a top priority, says WC MEC
Western Cape Education MEC Debbie Schäfer says the bulk of the department's budget will be spent on developing schools in poor communities.
Cape Town police investigating several child murders
In the latest incident, a man is being questioned in connection with the murder of 11-year-old Stacha Arendse in Mitchell’s Plain.
Police nab 3 in EC dagga bust
The suspects will appear in the Stutterheim magistrates court on Thursday on a charge of dealing in drugs.
Missing man’s body found inside python
In the search for the 25-year-old, police say they had found a huge snake they suspected had swallowed the man.
Truck driver dies after car goes down Van Rhyn Mountain Pass
A truck driver has died and a passenger seriously injured after their vehicle went down the Van Rhyn Mountain Pass.
Mystery surrounds death of toddler at CT train station
Police have confirmed a two-year-old girl has died at Cape Town train station.
WC authorities to ask Police Minister to re-establish specialised gang unit
Officials on Monday revealed there's only been a 3% conviction rate for gang-related murders.
City of CT launches operation to address public transport driver behaviour
Operation Restore is in response to complaints about the disregard of the rules of the road by public transport drivers.
Cape boy’s body found at train station
A 12-year-old boy's body was discovered at a local train station on Friday.
Appeal for blood donation in SA
On average, the service needs to collect about 3,000 units of blood each day to meet demand.
SA Parliament condemns ‘senseless’ London attack
The SA Parliament has condemned the attack on the UK Parliament in London, which left at least five people, including the attacker, dead.
Correctional Services tackles TB in prisons
The Department of Correctional Services says it is committed to fighting tuberculosis through its healthcare programme at South African prisons.
Witness: Accused saw Lekita Moore on night she was killed
A relative of a teenager accused of killing the 18-year-old says she saw him talk to the deceased on the night of her murder in September.
Four men to appear in court for being possession of drugs worth R10m
The suspects were travelling from Johannesburg to Cape Town, when officers found mandrax tablets in their vehicles.
Forensic pathologist gives details on Lekita Moore's wounds
A forensic pathologist has testified that Lekita Moore sustained multiple wounds that could have caused her death when she was stabbed 98 times.
Search for missing hiker temporarily suspended
SANParks rangers started searching for the woman after she didn't make it down the mountain on Tuesday.
Pathologist: Lekita Moore sustained severe wounds to her breasts, groin
A forensic pathologist has testified Lekita Moore was stabbed in her head, neck, chest, abdomen, back and arms and sustained severe wounds to her breasts, groin and pelvic area.
Lekita Moore’s murder accused denies leaving party with her
Cameron Wilson is also facing four other murder charges in the Western Cape High Court.