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Saldanha Bay residents voice support for Karpowership

The controversial company, which uses fossil fuels to generate power from ships, claims it will create 225 jobs in the West Coast town


News | 2 December 2022

Commuters say they are paying up to three times more because Metrorail is broken

#UniteBehind says good infrastructure, equipment, and security is needed to get the rail service fully operating again.


Brief | 28 November 2022

As Post Office faces financial crisis, workers demand what’s owed to them

Medical aid and pension funds have not been paid


News | 24 November 2022

TotalEnergies about to submit its application to drill for gas along south coast

French giant has completed a round of public meetings


News | 24 November 2022

Good news: HIV medicine prices have decreased dramatically!

Experts commend the Department of Health’s efforts to secure lower prices in new contract


News | 16 November 2022

Mother makes over 200 calls to Post Offices in desperate bid to get her social grant

Postbank says it is working to resolve the system glitch for all recipients


News | 11 November 2022

Companies are rushing to explore offshore oil and gas

Environmental activists want all exploration stopped


Brief | 9 November 2022

Development will destroy Philippi’s farming, say activists

MEC Bredell to consider new Environmental Impact Assessment and public comments this week for Philippi Horticultural Area


News | 7 November 2022

Farm workers march to Parliament to demand major reform

List of demands handed to Minister of Agriculture


News | 31 October 2022

R350-a-month grant extended until March 2024

But millions who used to get the grant have not been receiving it


News | 26 October 2022

“This place is full of rats” says homeless man from District Six

Group of about 100 people recently won a court case against the City of Cape Town

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News | 25 October 2022

How UCT council chair ignored calls for meeting for months

New allegations surface in leaked university council correspondence


News | 17 October 2022

Fish die-off in polluted Milnerton lagoon

City of Cape Town says cause is probably growth of algae


News | 17 October 2022

District Six occupiers paid compensation by City of Cape Town

Court ruled that they were illegally evicted


News | 14 October 2022

No Lottery funds for animal welfare next year

A “tough decision” says National Lotteries Commission


News | 5 October 2022

Five great places to eat for under R100 in Cape Town

We found some of the best local restaurants across the city where you can eat for cheap

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Photo Essay | 5 October 2022