EC govt promises stricter controls on budget spending
The province has R82 billion to spend in the 2019/2020 financial year.
Family of slain CT protester still searching for answers
Seventeen-year-old Jason Windvogel was shot and killed while demonstrating for better housing in the community in April 2019.
SA’s NHI Bill not properly thought through, says doctors’ forum
Last week, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize released the NHI Bill that sets out to provide access to healthcare to all South Africans, regardless of their financial circumstances.
Man accused of Anthea Thopps' rape, murder to remain behind bars
Jacobus Plaatjies made his first appearance in the local magistrates court on Monday following his arrest last week.
City of CT files criminal complaint against Gatvol Capetonian spokesperson
Officials said the charges relate to the "incitement of violence and other offences" in relation to Thursday's Total Shutdown protests.
Suspect arrested in connection with Anthea Thopps' murder
Anthea Thopps' mother discovered her body inside her home, in the Rustdene neighbourhood of Beaufort West, last month.
CT total shutdown organisers happy with end results
The protest was largely peaceful, though there were some isolated incidents of stone-throwing and the burning of rubbish.
SANDF helicopter dispatched to Ocean View protests
Total shutdown protesters took over the streets this morning to demand better housing opportunities in the community.
Ocean View residents: Protesters must find other ways to air grievances
Demonstrators this morning burnt tyres and rubble on Kommetjie Road leading to a section of the road being closed to traffic.
CT sees protest action, blocked roads as total shutdown gains momentum
The protests are part of Thursday's planned total shutdown involving at least 13 communities. It was organised by a group called the Gatvol Capetonians Movement and it's aimed at drawing attention to issues of housing on the peninsula.
More communities could join CT’s total shutdown protests
The Gatvol Capetonian grouping said backyard dwellers should shutdown major routes leading to and from the CBD.
Cutting edge heart procedure gives George girl (6) better shot at life
Ruveshni Lewis was born with one ventricle, which resulted in her heart not being able to pump oxygen-poor blood back to her lungs.
Parly committee: Eskom board must also face lifestyle audits
It was announced this week that that lifestyle audits on over 300 senior Eskom employees had been conducted to ensure they complied with its employment integrity and standards.
No need to panic over hepatitis E in some pork products, says scientist
Doctor Stephen Korsman said that consumers should cook all pork properly as this will render the hepatitis E virus non-infectious.
CT mothers who lost loved ones to gang violence march to Parly
The group called Moms Move for Justice helped and supported parents who were directly affected by gangsterism.
Mothers of gang violence victims march to Parly to highlight plight
Cape Town mothers who’ve lost loved ones through gang violence staged a protest march to highlight their plight.
Medical researchers a step closer to unlocking population genetic makeup
In a first for the continent, the South African Medical Research Council launched its state-of-the-art Genomics Centre situated at the facility’s Bellville campus on Monday.
Zille aims to 'unite the middle, protect individual freedom' in new IRR role
The former Western Cape premier said the IRR provided a platform for all concerned South Africans to contribute to the battle of ideas.