CT law enforcement monitoring protest hot spots
At least nine people were arrested for public violence in Ottery, and at least four people arrested in Parkwood.
New party Alliance for Transformation for All focuses on transport system
The party launched its 2019 election manifesto in Khayelitsha on Saturday.
TB survivors want to use experiences to change how hospitals deal with disease
Sunday is World TB Day created to raise awareness around one of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases.
SU says building safety improved after student left paralysed in residence fire
That student has now received a R15 million settlement with the institution, after a lengthy court battle.
Ottery residents demand housing protest be taken seriously by City of CT
Residents have taken to protesting in Ottery and Parkwood with some erecting structures on an open piece of land calling for affordable housing.
Tensions flare in Ottery, Sir Lowry’s Pass Village due to community protests
Police have arrested nine people for public violence in Ottery and four in Parkwood.
SU to pay R15m in damages to former student injured in residence fire
In 2017, the institution lost its appeal against a ruling holding it liable for damages claimed by Izak Potgieter.
'Keep calm': Load shedding higher than stage 2 not likely, says Eskom
This after a week of frequent and prolonged rolling blackouts under stage 4 load shedding.
Govt criticised for failing to deliver what it owes District Six land claimants
Judge Jody Kollapen says 969 people, that’s 80% of those who’d made claims in the nineties, are still waiting for the homes they were promised.
Cops seize abalone worth R500k in Malmesbury
Officers discovered the perlemoen at a house in the area following a tip-off earlier this week.
High Court victory for Cape land claimants
The District Six Working Committee, on behalf of hundreds of people who lodged land claims in the nineties and several other applicants, took the State to court last year.
Police seize heroin worth R700,000 in CT; 3 arrested
Metro officers were acting on a tip-off of drugs being stored at a house in the N2 Gateway development.
3 dead, one critically wounded in 'execution style' shooting in PE
Police officers were on patrol in the area on Tuesday night when they found four people lying in a field.
Cape Chamber of Commerce: Load shedding may ruin small businesses
Eskom and government say there’s no quick fix to the country's electricity issues, with months of load shedding still expected.
Court postpones case against NW cop accused of raping detained woman
A 50-year old warrant officer is accused of raping a woman who’d been detained earlier in March for violating a protection order.
Lights out, guns out: CT CPFs say shootings spike during load shedding
Several community crime fighting groups in Cape Town say that power cuts are hampering policing.
Load shedding: Criminals taking advantage of power outages - CPFs
Lentegeur Community Policing Forum chairperson Byron de Villiers says the community has come to expect constant shootings when the power goes out.
4 suspects arrested for murder of CT man
A man's body was found on a field early Monday morning. He had been stabbed to death.