Removing cataracts is easy and inexpensive. Yet in some parts of South Africa thousands of people are waiting for surgery.
We spoke to residents of Johannesburg’s Bree Street after Wednesday’s underground explosion. They complained about the lack of information from authorities and they are uncertain if they will have to evacuate.
Video | 20 July 2023
Police Minister Bheki Cele says a task team will meet residents, but they’ve “lost faith” says Kelsey Tlhosane
Video | 29 June 2023
Roemella Shemba makes clothes under the brand name #AntiGang
Video | 5 May 2023
Four players will be representing South Africa at the Junior International Championships
In Parys, Free State, the water supply is becoming ever more erratic, exacerbated by loadshedding. Many people have to walk kilometres to get water. This has caused great dissatisfaction and sparked violent protests.
Video | 6 February 2023
Dry weather and habitat loss in the Western Cape are possibly making human encounters with these beautiful creatures more common
June demolition of Bertrams Urban Farm, running for 16 years, disrupted dozens of feeding schemes
Video | 8 August 2022
Local NGO turns plastic waste into eco-bricks
Video | 12 July 2022
“It’s not that children don’t like to read. It’s that they haven’t found the right book yet” says Tina Akuoko of Ethnikids.
Video | 8 July 2022