School transport drivers speak out against ’victimisation’

This is the letter one has to produced when you drive through Nyanga and Gugulethu.Transporting pupils to schools from the townships is becoming a...

Mkhanyiseli Primary gets uniform donation

There were smiles all round as Mkhanyiseli Primary School pupils lined up to receive their school uniforms.It was a memorable day for the pupils...

Sewing poverty away

Members of Ubomi Bethu non-governemantal organisation at work. A lack of space is one of the challenges they face but it has not deterred...

Research centre holds TB awareness day

The pupils at the event.The Wellcome Centre for Infectious Diseases Research in Africa, based at the University of Cape Town, partnered with the City’s...

Basic income grant needed

Blue letterLynette Maart, national director, Black SashWe recently commemorated Human Rights Day and are acutely aware that the democratic constitutional state has lost ground...

Motsepe must transform the PSL

Lonwabo Busakwe, DriftsandsFirstly, I would like to congratulate Dr Patrice Motsepe on his victory and election as the president of Confederation of African Football...

Nyanga artist’s legacy lives on

Simnikiwe Bilikwana is the first winner of the inaugural Zoleka Helesi Award, initiatived by Baxter CEO and artistic direct Lara Foot, right.The life and...

Book reviews

Let Love RuleLenny Kravitz with David RitzSphere – Jonathan Ball (South Africa)Review: Lauren O’Connor-MayFans of Lenny Kravitz will know that Let Love Rule is...

Water supply disruption in Gugulethu and Nyanga

The City of Cape Town has warned of disruptions to the water supply system in Gugulethu and Nyanga.The Department of Water and Sanitation will...

Two assaulted by vigilantes in eNkanini

Zikhona Hlazo was assaulted after she and her two male friends were accused of stealing a mobile phone in eNkanini informal settlements last Tuesday.Zikhona...