Crossroads cop killed for his gun

OWN CORRESPONDENTThe lives of Nomfusi Sikade and her three young children changed tragically on Monday morning when their police officer husband and father was...

City prepares to help homeless during winter

The City of Cape Town is bracing for an influx of street people needing help over winter and is calling on charities and shelters...

Beautiful Gate opens doors for youth

PHIRI CAWE “What a wonderful and a promising day,” quipped one job-seeker at the Beautiful Gate skills and development day, on Friday April...

All saddled up

KEAGAN MITCHELLIt’s all systems go for the annual Tour d’ Plain which will hit the streets of Khayelitsha and Mitchell’s Plain on Sunday May...

‘It is our future they are playing with’

Pupils from Khulani High School, in Langa, protested last Thursday and on Tuesday, this week, demanding that the Western Cape Education Department (WCED) provide...

Writer answers critics in style

SIYAVUYA KHAYA Way of Life Church in Makhaya was abuzz with excitement on Saturday April 9, when author and businessman Tshepo Nketle officially launched...

Workshop promotes green living, healthy eating

In an effort to promote the importance of eating plant-based food at least once a week, the Humane Society International (HIS) held a Green...

Township youth give poll roll a miss

PHIRI CAWE Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) officials and party agents at six registration stations in Lower Crossroads, Philippi and Khayelitsha, have raised concerns...

The colours of autumn and winter

Ronelda Rhode-Fielies The fashion and colours for autumn/winter 2016 are amazing, and so I have identified six key colour palettes and added their complementing...

Sinners become ‘saints’

PHIRI CAWE Twenty young people graduated from a Leadership and Conflict Resolution programme run by Project Playground’s Great Corner in Langa. The once troubled youth...