"...We will put [you] in the cells with the murderers and the rapists and then you will see what happens to you tonight." These were the words Western Cape traffic officials allegedly told Zainodien Allie shortly after he was arrested.
The South African National Defence Force has shot down accusations that it has not been co-operating with United Nations investigations into allegations of abuse by peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Two men arrested in connection with the death of a 16-year-old boy in Coligny, refused to return to the scene after they reported the incident to the police, the North West High Court in Mahikeng has heard.
Drought-stricken farmers in the Western Cape have had to abandon at least a quarter of their high-value vineyards and deciduous fruit orchards because of a lack of water for irrigation, a leading climate researcher from UCT says.
The SA National Civic Organisation has encouraged South Africans to rededicate themselves to eradicate the legacy of colonialism and restore the dignity of those who were denied human rights during apartheid.