Act now to save Rhodes brand

High Street leads directly to the majestic gates of Rhodes University.It is also a disaster zone.

Day Zero. A phrase that trended in SA in 2018 as Cape Town experienced a severe water shortage ...

Why does the DA hate us so much?What have we done to Mmusi Maimane that makes him want to hurt us ...

Biko and ‘that politicising thing’


I decided to quietly commemorate Steve Biko’s murder by the apartheid security police 42 years ago by rereading his ...

More needs to be done to stop rape


While the efforts to ensure justice prevails and that every single rapist is put behind bars are most welcome, more ...

Loving a foreigner in times of crisis


The past few weeks have been defined by one crisis after another.

World Cup victory healing balm for SA


With complex issues burning at the heart of many problems in South African society, the Rugby World Cup could be the ...

Call it naïve, but surely SA’s rainbow hangover can’t be a bad thing


As dispiriting as the past quarter century has been, we're still unified by the same basic desires we had in 1994

‘Not enough evidence’ to prosecute Life Esidimeni deaths: NPA


The National Prosecuting Authority  (NPA) said on Tuesday that there was insufficient evidence to bring charges in 144 ...

Hawks take over investigation into fake bomb at Tshwane mall


The Hawks will investigate the case of a man who threatened to blow up a bank at Menlyn Maine shopping centre, in the ...

Military takes over Zim hospitals as doctors strike over 'abduction'


In a bid to contain a crippling doctors’ strike in Zimbabwe, the country's government has deployed doctors from the ...

Cyril must start taking charge


South Africa is in a terrible spiral of negativity.

New copyright law will benefit those with disabilities


South Africa’s current copyright law was enacted 41 years ago.

Shame on metro for hiding water threat


How safe is our drinking water? Can we trust the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality to ensure that its residents do not ...

Organisational design not cause of service woes


In his book How Change Happens, Duncan Green explains that “activists need to look under the bonnet of states and ...

EDITORIAL | Recognise crime as national crisis

Weeken Post

The official crime statistics as presented by police minister Bheki Cele on Thursday did not tell us anything we did ...