Police search for 13-year-old missing girl, allegedly on drugs

The girl apparently often stays away from home but always returns after a day or two. 

Port Elizabeth police from the Child Protection and Sexual Offence Unit are seeking the community’s assistance in tracing a 13-year-old girl who went missing earlier this month and is allegedly using drugs.

Police search for 13-year-old missing girl, allegedly on drugs
Police search for 13-year-old missing girl, allegedly on drugs

Police search for 13-year-old missing girl, allegedly on drugs

The girl apparently often stays away from home but always returns after a day or two. 

Public service union concerned by failure to improve workers’ conditions

Public service union concerned by failure to improve workers’ conditions

The PSA has been at the forefront in raising human rights violations says a general manager.
WATCH: Activists occupy Rondebosch Golf Course

WATCH: Activists occupy Rondebosch Golf Course

The Rondebosch Golf Club pays the City of Cape Town only R1,000 a month for the use of 450,000 square metres of well-situated land.
What we learnt from young South Africans about the minimum wage and employment

What we learnt from young South Africans about the minimum wage and employment

A national minimum wage could benefit young people who have jobs and stimulate those who have given up trying to find work. But those without work need additional help.
Protesters extort cash and goods from immigrant shopkeepers, or burn them down

Protesters extort cash and goods from immigrant shopkeepers, or burn them down

‘I always give them two litres of paraffin for burning tyres during protests,’ one Somali owner says.
Lesufi speaks to Toyota SA CEO, not willing to let Steve Hofmeyr sponsorship slide

Lesufi speaks to Toyota SA CEO, not willing to let Steve Hofmeyr sponsorship slide

The MEC claims the automotive giant will be issuing a statement to ‘rectify its mistakes’ soon.
Report calls for golf courses and bowling greens to be used for low-cost housing

Report calls for golf courses and bowling greens to be used for low-cost housing

A radical new housing deal has been proposed to break apartheid barriers.
AfriForum accuses MTN of ‘racism’ for pulling out of Steve Hofmeyr concert

AfriForum accuses MTN of ‘racism’ for pulling out of Steve Hofmeyr concert

The lobby group accuses the cellular giant of supporting ‘sometimes blatantly racist views’ of people involved with the ANC and EFF.
Black people still bear the brunt of rights violations – SAHRC

Black people still bear the brunt of rights violations – SAHRC

Statistics showed that of 40% of South Africans living below the poverty line of a little over R600 a month, half were black.
Toyota says it won’t pull sponsorship over Steve Hofmeyr

Toyota says it won’t pull sponsorship over Steve Hofmeyr

The company says it doesn’t support divisive people, but doesn’t want to prescribe conditions to those it sponsors.
ANC and MK veteran Joe Tshayingwe Ngalo to get provincial official funeral

ANC and MK veteran Joe Tshayingwe Ngalo to get provincial official funeral

Ngalo passed away on 7 March after a short illness. He will be laid to rest on Friday.
US anti-apartheid activist to be honoured by University of Johannesburg

US anti-apartheid activist to be honoured by University of Johannesburg

Renowned US civil rights activist and former UN ambassador to South Africa Dr Andrew Young was active in opposing apartheid.
Men in power take advantage of girls they should be fathering – Khanyi Mbau

Men in power take advantage of girls they should be fathering – Khanyi Mbau

The actor says instead of helping young women who want to succeed in life, men in power are taking advantage of them.
Anglo American donates 270 hectares of land to Rustenburg municipality

Anglo American donates 270 hectares of land to Rustenburg municipality

It was expected that the land would assist the municipality to resettle residents of Chachalaza 14 and Plot 14 informal settlements.
Anti-Racism Week 2019 kicks off

Anti-Racism Week 2019 kicks off

Anti-Racism Week this year will see the official launch of the Zimele Racism Reporting App (Zirra).
Alph Lukau will allegedly give you R3.5K to pretend to be in a wheelchair – report

Alph Lukau will allegedly give you R3.5K to pretend to be in a wheelchair – report

An investigative show has analysed claims around a man who was allegedly resurrected, including trying to work out where ‘Elliot’ may be now.
SA hands over humanitarian package to Zimbabwe

SA hands over humanitarian package to Zimbabwe

The package, from Gift of the Givers, contained medical supplies, school stationery and other immediate personal needs.
Female entertainers must report bosses’ abuse – MEC Nkosi-Malobane

Female entertainers must report bosses’ abuse – MEC Nkosi-Malobane

‘The time has come for us as society to deal with gender-based violence within the entertainment ranks,’ Nkosi-Malobane said.
Foreigners don’t strain health system – Lawyers for Human Rights

Foreigners don’t strain health system – Lawyers for Human Rights

Studies ‘show a different picture to the populist view of blaming resource constraints and a high unemployment rate on foreign nationals’.
Gift of the Givers Malawi looking for donations following devastating floods

Gift of the Givers Malawi looking for donations following devastating floods

Thirty-eight people died, 30,000 homes were destroyed and 200,000 persons were displaced during the floods.
US journalist’s NGO blasts Malema for Karima Brown tweet

US journalist’s NGO blasts Malema for Karima Brown tweet

Malema tweeted Brown’s telephone number, calling her an ANC ‘mole’.
Politicians accused of using migrants as a scapegoat for SA’s problems

Politicians accused of using migrants as a scapegoat for SA’s problems

According to the ADP chairperson, those in power are using migrants as a scapegoat for failing to deliver to the electorate.
Why SA falls for the likes of Alph Lukau on their pulpits and in their coffins

Why SA falls for the likes of Alph Lukau on their pulpits and in their coffins

South Africans – like millions of people across the world – are seriously susceptible to religious abuse.
NotInMyName hosts ‘men’s imbizo’, preaches against women abuse

NotInMyName hosts ‘men’s imbizo’, preaches against women abuse

The civil rights group is hoping to start a conversation for men to have their voices heard.
Ramaphosa celebrates settlement of land claims worth R203m

Ramaphosa celebrates settlement of land claims worth R203m

In nine of the ten restitution settlements celebrated on Saturday, the claimants chose to receive financial compensation.
Lavender Hill residents tell Bheki Cele they’re afraid to leave their homes

Lavender Hill residents tell Bheki Cele they’re afraid to leave their homes

Bheki Cele did a walkabout of crime-ridden Lavender Hill in Cape Town on Friday.

 

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