Cape Town - The sky has been the limit for Senamile Masango from a young age, when she dreamed of being the first African woman in space. That dream is still on track as she obtains her Master's degree in Nuclear Physics - cum laude - from the University of the Western Cape …read more
Cape Town - The body of one-year-old Orderick Lucas was found in a drain in Eersteriver on Tuesday afternoon.
The drain is around the corner from his grandmother's house.
His body was allegedly found by neighbourhood watch members who were searching the area for the missing boy.
Orderick went missing on …read more
This could see buildings such as the Leslie Commerce Building, Bremner Building, Chris Barnard Building, PD Hahn Building, the MR Drennan Anatomy Museum and streets such as Rhodes Street being renamed.
UCT Vice-Chancellor Mamokgethi Phakeng has invited the public to submit proposals to the Naming of Buildings Committee.
Phakeng said …read more
Cape Town - Community Safety MEC, Alan Winde, has called on the police to make swift arrests following Monday’s taxi violence which resulted in four people being gunned down at an unofficial rank in Hout Bay.
“It is completely unacceptable that taxi associations turn to violence when they have disputes …read more
A 37-year-old man was arrested for possession of ammunition and drugs in Bishop Lavis, the police said. Picture: Supplied/SAPS
Port Elizabeth - A 37-year-old man was arrested for possession of ammunition and drugs in Bishop Lavis on Monday afternoon, the police said in a statement.
Minutes later, the police arrested …read more
Cape Town - Nobel laureate Paul Romer on Monday described South Africa as an "economic disappointment", citing the high levels of unemployment among the country's youth, calling it a "human catastrophe".
"It's a very hard story because there was this political miracle in this country which was then followed by economic …read more
Specialist detectives were dispatched to the area yesterday after the killing of four people in a brazen shooting outside the police station during peak hours yesterday morning.
Crime scene experts combed part of Main Road, identifying more than 30 spent cartridges.
Police, traffic officials and metro police have established an …read more
Police spokesperson Andre Traut said: “The circumstances surrounding a robbery at the Maitland post office at around 7.15am are being investigated by police. Three armed suspects fled with cash and are yet to be arrested.”
Post Office spokesperson Martie Gilchrist said their security measures have been improved since they …read more