City of Cape Town invites struggling property owners to apply for help

We believe many more property owners are eligible, says City


Information | 9 May 2018

Have you started your water committee yet?

Here’s how we’re preparing for Day Zero


Information | 26 January 2018

Everything you need to know about government housing

Struggling to understand how to get a government house? We hope this guide helps you.


Information | 20 July 2017

Frequently asked questions about social grants

Many people posted questions about social grants in the comments section of our "Everything you need to know about social grants" article. Based on these queries we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions and responses.

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Information | 15 May 2017

Everything you need to know about social grants

For people who receive a grant or need to receive one.

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Information | 7 April 2017

List of protests against President Zuma

Mass action emerging in cities across the country

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Information | 5 April 2017

Quick guide to the National Minimum Wage

Essential info for employers and employees


Information | 21 November 2016

Treatment for everyone with HIV: what will it mean?

Patients will benefit and there will be fewer new infections


Information | 17 May 2016

Letters to the editor: our answer to the comments “problem”

Comments will remain for now, but letters will be quality controlled and much more prominent


Information | 3 May 2016

Believe in free independent media? Here’s something small you can do

We're four years old. Help us be around for at least forty more.


Information | 13 April 2016

How a slave from Mauritius led a rebellion in Cape Town

And how he was influenced by a revolution in Haiti


Information | 30 March 2016

Mbeki is wrong about death statistics

AIDS has for many years been by far the largest cause of death


Information | 14 March 2016

Clearing up two Mbeki misconceptions

There are two misconceptions by Mbeki and people defending him that I wish to debunk.


Information | 13 March 2016

Ten things you probably don’t know about HIV in 2016

The HIV world is used to things moving fast, in a way that most medicine just doesn’t.

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Information | 22 February 2016