Multi-pronged approach needed to address violence in schools - ISS
ISS researcher Patrick Burton said frequent law enforcement patrols would help and, more importantly, communities and stakeholder organisations must assist.
How do we prevent violence in SA schools?
On Wednesday, a grade 11 learner was stabbed at Indwe Secondary School. This comes a few days after a 15-year-old grade nine pupil was stabbed.
4 nabbed after Klapmuts farm attack
Police said these suspects were linked to the house robbery where a woman was attacked by four men while she was with her children.
Sea Point pupil back in court over robbery at his school
The 15-year-old allegedly assaulted a teacher and got away with 50 cellphones last week.
Makhanda repairing damaged water infrastructure after 'sabotage'
Thousands of residents have been without water since last week, as the Eastern Cape tried to deal with the crippling drought, made worse by the latest damage to its infrastructure.
Makana municipality suspects sabotage as residents continue to go without water
Residents living on the East of Makhanda have been without water since last week and were calling on government to urgently address the matter.
CT rail enforcement unit loses members as future uncertain
The unit was launched in October and was funded by Prasa, the City of Cape Town and the provincial government.
Funeral for toddler mauled by leopard at Kruger Park to be held tomorrow
Courtney Ntimane, who was the child of a staff member, was attacked at Malelane technical services living quarters on Wednesday.
PE man convicted of shooting, raping woman handed 173 years in prison
Sebenzile Simane, who was found guilty on 17 charges this week, was slapped with an effective life term behind bars in the Port Elizabeth High Court.
No date for farm safety plan yet, but officials optimistic
Meetings have been held involving the provincial Cabinet and organised agriculture following a spate of farm attacks, one of which resulted in the death of a Stellenbosch wine farm.
NPA to push for long jail terms for EC farm rapist
Among the charges Sebenzile Simane faced were two counts of rape, four counts of attempted murder and one count of compelling a child to witness a sexual act.
About 700 homes affected by floods amid CT heavy rains
Residents have been affected in areas including Khayelitsha, Strand and Gugulethu following days of downpours.
Alleged gang boss wounded in N1 shooting
The incident occurred near Kraaifontein and resulted in the highway being closed earlier on Wednesday.
Concrete action desperately needed to protect farms, says Agri WC
During a incident early on Tuesday morning, a woman was in injured after she and her family were attacked on a plot in Klapmuts.
Some homes, roads flooded after heavy rain in CT
It’s been a miserable night for many Capetonians after heavy rains caused havoc on the roads and in some neighbourhoods.
Cape Town on high alert for localised flooding as rain batters the city
Heavy rains were battering the Cape Town on Tuesday afternoon.
CoCT approves 10-year plan to prevent another water crisis
It might seem like a long time ago to some residents, but just more than a year ago, there were dire predictions that the city’s taps would run dry by April 2018.
WC officials eager to implement rural safety plan in wake of farm attacks
Stellenbosch wine farmer Stefan Smit was shot dead on Sunday. Last month, Tool Wessels was killed and his wife injured at their Bonnievale farm.