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Vexed over sex workers

Prostitution in Lansdowne has become a major problem for police who said they could do nothing about it until they caught someone in the...

The rich will get richer…

Jasmine Uys, Alicedale It’s unbelievable that R260 million was spent by the Zuma government on rich foreigners while South Africa is burning. Every day poor people...

Read of the Week

Being LilyQarnita Loxton Kwela Review: Lauren O’Connor-May Being Lily is the follow-up to lawyer-author Qarnita Loxton’s debut novel, Being Kari. I have not read Being Kari, but...

Organisation donates sanitary towels to school

In South Africa 2 million school girls are still missing out on school because they do not have access to sanitary towels and therefore...

Manenberg residents call for transparency over housing projects

Manenberg residents feel that they deserve more transparency from the City of Cape Town when housing projects are undertaken in the area. Chairman of...

Ma Spasie’s 100th birthday

The Hazendal community gathered outside the home of Spasie Jacobs in Hummingbird Street on Saturday September 15, to celebrate her 100th birthday.It was a...

Gatesville traders upset about work conditions

More than one million people are employed in the informal trading sector of South Africa yet the conditions that they work in are not...

Fund gives back

The South African National Zakah Fund (SANZAF) has fed 960 children at Morgenson Primary School as part of its annual Operation Winter Warmth Campaign,...

Forty years of shaping young lives

After teaching for 40 years, Sharon Raphael is still going strong and says what kept her in the field for so long was knowing...

Fire destroys 14 dwellings

For the second time within a year, Chanelle Petersen had to watch helplessly as every one of her belongings was destroyed by a fire...