During the Covid-19 lockdown about 2.9 million people, mostly women, lost their jobs according to the NIDS CRAM survey.
12 October 2021
Meet Dolly, the sheep with a prosthetic leg, and her friends.
30 September 2021
Juane Jacobs is a prisoner at Leeuwkop in Johannesburg. He is extremely ill but he has been denied medical parole. Are double standards being used to determine who gets medical parole in South African correctional facilities?
21 September 2021
Diepsloot in Johannesburg has become a dumping ground for rubbish. Parts of the township look unsightly. But two residents are turning a messy situation into a job-creation opportunity that removes rubbish.
17 September 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has exhausted health workers. To boost morale, musicians Graham Alexander and Colin September are performing in the hallways of hospitals.
13 September 2021
Winston Spencer Cogill is full of praise for the staff that saved his life
7 July 2021
More than a year after his death, and months after the police watchdog implicated eight officers in murder, police management has not acted.
7 July 2021
A terrible rainstorm in Cape Town has flooded shacks in Kraaifontein.
1 July 2021
UNICEF is helping people to register on government’s EVDS system
“We kept getting patients who were already dead”
“I want to go to my favourite spot, Bloubergstrand, and just sit and look at the ocean, and look at Table Mountain from there. It’s the most wonderful sight in the world.”
1 June 2021