Martha Nukeria’s warm embrace changed the life of Connie van Staden when she became his ‘Mommy’.
The Citizen got to know the residents of a building in Doornfontein where a huge wall collapse claimed three children’s lives this week.
Mama Winnie will never be forgotten by all who met her on her trip to the Caribbean in 1998.
Known as the ‘fairy godmother’, Donna McCallum has been helping people refine their dreams and goals for more than 10 years.
It has been recognised as one of the great sensational tunnel robberies, and remains a mystery to this day.
The intelligent young man has been driven to become a record-breaking jockey out of love and wanting to make his family proud.

features Top chef with healthy taste

Forced to give up a legal career, Geeta Lachmandas made lemonade out of life’s lemons, landed a cooking show – and beat cancer.

features In the belly of the wildebeest

Local company Deep VR is leading a revolution in virtual reality wildlife filmmaking, creating a new world that can help nature conservation.

Phakaaathi ‘Schillo’ certainly made his mark

Steven Pienaar left Ajax Cape Town as a 19-year-old to join Ajax Amsterdam, and shone in continental competitions and on the world stage.

News Kliptown: A place history forgot

The Freedom Charter’s birthplace reeks of despair with rampant unemployment, sewage in the streets and aborted foetuses in toilets.

News Book Ibhoni offers discounted bicycle tours in exchange for books

Through his unique bicycle tour packages, Mpumelelo Mtintso aims to promote a healthier lifestyle and the importance of literacy among children.

features WATCH: Behind-the-scenes action of Kwesta and Wale’s ‘Spirit’ music video shoot

We had the pleasure of capturing the behind-the-scenes action of Kwesta and Wale’s music video for ‘Spirit’, and this is what went down.

South Africa PART 1: Gauteng legislature comes clean on international trips that cost millions

For the period April 2010 to March 2017, Gauteng delegates undertook 70 trips that cost R65m.

features WATCH: From The House On Willow Street review

Kidnappers get more than they wished for.

South Africa WATCH: Brave rollerblader hitches a ride in Joburg, runs away from cops

On our way to covering a story in Braamfontein we spotted a rollerblader hitching a ride behind a truck. The young man was travelling along Smit Street.

South Africa Watch: DA march to Saxonworld against state capture

Despite the rainy weather conditions members of the DA gathered at the Zoo lake where they marched to Saxonworld with leader Mmusi Maimane stating that “If you want the right address for a capture site its here in Saxonworld where the Guptas have captured President Jacob Zuma.”

South Africa Watch: What went down at the Pure & Crafted festival.

This weekend saw a multitude of music and motorcycle lovers gather at the Pure & Crafted festival which was presented by BMW Motorrad.     From the moment gates opened at 11am, people streamed into the festival grounds to enjoy the daytime activities and the nighttime party vibe, which only ended at 1:30am. With everything from live […]

features Watch Kelly Khumalo’s Themba: Behind the scenes

Kelly Khumalo teamed up with creative director Khothatso Totsetsi and director of photography Sphamandla Hlongwe to voice out the fact that there is still hope for South Africa and women in the country through a music video for her single titled “Themba”.

features Mine Dumps Part 1: The biggest health risk in Johannesburg’s townships

The Mine Dumps that surround Soweto and it’s neighboring townships and Suburbs aren’t heaps of sand that we should overlook. In fact according to researcher David Van Wyk, these mine dumps are a very big health hazard. Even though they are beneficial, people are getting sick and dying from them while those who are running […]

features WATCH: BA-flying Dudu Myeni ruffles MPs’ and media’s feathers

After being dimissed from Parliament for arriving at a finance committee alone, she was later seen boarding a BA flight.


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