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Cape Town - Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has denied calling for apartheid-era state capture to be probed alongside allegations around the Guptas. Mkhwebane says her office has not been properly resourced and its budget has been cut by R8 million. As a result, she is not currently in a ...
Mangope was installed by South Africa's apartheid government to administer the semi-autonomous tribal territory, which was scattered across a number of enclaves within the northwest region of the then white-ruled nation. He became president of the homeland in 1977. No other country recognised ...

Set in a current South Africa that still enforces apartheid, Azanian Bridges is, despite some flaws, a striking read with hints of Brazil. Though most political utopias tend to give a sense of relief (as in "Thank goodness it didn't turn out that way!") with a slight warning for times ahead, it almost feels as if this very ...
ANCWL eyes apartheid-era state capture culprits. South Africa; Wednesday 17 January 2018 - 9:57am. Video thumbnail. Acting head of the AFU Operations Nox Molele has told eNCA's Karyn Maughan that their priority is to recover the billions that has been lost from the fiscus through fraud, money laundering and ...
The family of a South African anti-apartheid activist who was tortured and killed by police in 1971 is pushing state prosecutors to act against three former police officers linked to the murder. Ahmed Timol's family said Thursday that it does not want vengeance and would back plea bargains by the men, who ...
"The ruling is a clear demonstration that some untransformed judges, still craving for the old apartheid order, are abusing their influence or positions in the judiciary to undermine the radical transformation agenda as advanced by the ANC." News24 earlier reported that the Department of education had ...

In the doodle Paton looks out the rolling hills of the South African landscape he captured so beautifully, while also recording the ugly justices of apartheid from KwaZulu-Natals endless valleys to Johannesburg's cramped slums. As head of the Diepkloof Reformatory for Young Offenders in Soweto in 1935, ...
Born in Natal (now KwaZulu-Natal), South Africa, Paton became a prominent figure both in the literary and political world through his writings and public addresses that spoke out against apartheid, the South African system of racial discrimination, during the mid to late 1900s. After graduating from the ...
Until the end of apartheid, South Africa's suburbs were for whites only, policed by ironically named pass laws. Of course, the inhumanity of forcing black people to carry a pass and live under curfew is incomparable to filling out a security guard's jotter, but the popularity of gated communities reveal urban ...
The South African nonprofit AfriForum is among several groups working to fill the gaps in basic services like security and sanitation, amid spiraling government corruption and dysfunction. But AfriForum's growing white membership -- it was formed to protect the white Afrikaans minority in a country still ...
This term "apartheid," though simply describing a state that maintains separate and unequal legal structures for different populations, is often avoided because people see it as slanderous and inflammatory. Nonetheless, even former Israeli prime ministers Ehud Barak, Ehud Olmert and Yitzhak Rabin ...
"Why should an apartheid subject stop children in a new South Africa? These pupils are not weak as they have passed all other subjects in their curriculum." He added that the teachers were aware that many of the pupils had not done the subject in primary school. "The pupils should have been provided ...
Masterpiece Cakeshop's Defenders Are Reviving Arguments Used to Justify Racial apartheid ... by agreeing to hear the case in the first place, the court provided a prominent public platform to arguments that have as much moral foundation as racial apartheid and less intellectual depth than phrenology.
However, if we examine the entire area that Israel effectively controls, which stretches over the whole territory from the Mediterranean Sea to the Jordan River, and subtract the element of temporality, we are left with is an apartheid regime that grants different rights and protections based on the ethnic ...
Two days later, he was dead. His body was found on the pavement outside the headquarters of the notorious Security Branch of the apartheid police in Johannesburg. An inquest overseen by an apartheid judge determined that Timol had committed suicide by jumping from a window. He was not yet 30.
Despite this, as time passed both the apartheid state and Israel developed common strategic interests and crucially a shared feelings of unfair victimisation and isolation by the rest of the world. They also shared a history as oppressors - of Palestinians and black South Africans. As a result, cooperation, ...
He believes growing up during apartheid in South Africa gave him a certain sensitivity. "It made me more aware of the world," he said. During his formative years he frequently saw "whites only" or "coloured only" signs. "We were poor," he said. "We lived in the township of Athlone. My parents didn't have ...

South Africa remains a deeply unequal society battling the legacy of the evil apartheid system, and the persistence of corrupt networks that seek to 'capture' its democratically elected government (the ANC). We should not fool ourselves into believing that large-scale government corruption only started with ...
CIEX identified billions of rands laundered by arms dealers as well as apartheid-era bankers and politicians. The money trail then seemed to go cold until 2011, when then-Public Protector Thuli Madonsela announced she was investigating. Her term ended before the report was finalised, and in June 2017 ...
The operation had taken place at Groote Schuur hospital in Cape Town at the heart of apartheid when blacks and whites were segregated in separate wards, kept apart even in death and buried in different cemeteries. Just weeks before, the first attempt at transplanting a human heart had been abandoned ...
However, there are some uniquely South African causal factors, including the legacy of the well-oiled exclusion machinery of apartheid, consisting of the tight framework of laws and spatial planning that permeated and stifled every aspect of the lives of black people in general and Africans in particular with ...
Johannesburg - Breakfast show host Tumi Morake's comments about her feelings on apartheid did not incite harm, a Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa (BCCSA) tribunal has ruled. Morake sparked controversy on September 12 when she compared apartheid to a bully, who forcefully ...
apartheid, the legal term for the system of segregation that once existed in South Africa, was used by the UCLA civil rights Project to describe ...
"The Myanmar authorities are keeping Rohingya women, men and children segregated and cowed in a dehumanising system of apartheid.
"When our country left the brutality of apartheid behind and took its first steps as a democracy, South Africans were promised a better life.
File: KwaZulu-Natal violence monitor Mary de Haas blamed the failure to locate apartheid-era arms caches for the political killings in ...
Pretoria - Rules for domestic workers at Mount Edgecombe Country Club Estate are repressive and reminiscent of the position the apartheid ...
When finance minister Malusi Gigaba delivers the budget speech in February next year, National Treasury estimates debt-to-GDP would have ...
Both were expecting to be executed for their fight against apartheid. When the judge handed down a sentence of life imprisonment instead, ...
The demonstrations, known as Fees Must Fall, aimed at reducing tuition costs, stem from the painful history of apartheid. And just as in the ...
The article - which is inherently flawed - accuses Israel of being an apartheid state. In order to prove his point, Macdonald resorts to baseless ...
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the conduct of white farmers who took part in Monday's nationwide protest against farm ...
apartheid was a crime against humanity and yet its symbols are still prevalent in South Africa, even as so many wounds from that era are still ...
... the arrogant and offensive display of apartheid South Africa's flag, are indicative of an unrelenting yearning for apartheid fascism and white ...
This is the 14th story in the series, Declassified: apartheid Profits. While researching the recently published book apartheid guns and money: A ...
social media posts from other parts of the country showed some people waving apartheid-era flags and wearing shirts depicting a racial ...
In an interview on Monday, one of the farm murder protesters was asked why she felt the need to wear her biker jacket with the apartheid flag ...
The ANC has condemned the display of the apartheid South African flag during nationwide protests against farm murders on Monday.
Cape Town - No apartheid memorabilia or flags would be welcomed at an anti-farm murder gathering in Klapmuts, Cape Town, on Monday ...
KZN government remembers apartheid victims. Sunday 29 ... And she wants to know if the apartheid police played a role in her father's death.
The brutal yet wildly popular Comrades Marathon helped unite apartheid-era South Africa and still keeps hope alive in the hearts of runners--even those from ...
A minority of #BlackMonday protesters have been accused of pushing a 'racist' agenda, after bringing along the old 'apartheid flags' used ...
No apartheid memorabilia or flags would be welcomed at an anti-farm murder gathering in Klapmuts, Cape Town, on Monday morning.
Australian anti-apartheid activists being honoured in a new exhibition in South Africa say it is an important reminder of the power of protest.
economic apartheid DIEPSLOOT, South Africa - JUNE 9: Sharon Ndlovu does her laundry next to sewage on June 9, 2015 in Diepsloot, ...
An Afghan human rights fighter and one of the loudest voices against what she called the "gender apartheid" leveled first by the communists ...
This is the 13th piece in the series, 'Declassified: apartheid Profits'. While researching the recently published book apartheid guns and money: ...
In the coming years, that divide will only grow wider, creating what amounts to a climate apartheid. The best place to see this future taking ...
David Lammy, the Labour MP for Tottenham, said that the two world-renowned educational institutions were practicing "social apartheid" and ...
For most people, the police were the face of apartheid representing force against the majority of the South African population, without whose ...


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