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Emapheleni housing case study

Land is an asset that people kill for. It has been so for a long time, through aeons of civilisation in fact. In South Africa today it has become the

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A peculiar zone where even cops feared to tread . . . 


Men of straw versus iSimangaliso

Living in a World Heritage Site is not easy as was dramatically highlighted in a case of a young man, Muzi Mthembu, convicted in 2013, for his role in the


Tale of Two Hijackers

From a fight over a bicycle to body bags – this is the story of Vuyani ‘Vivi’ Mthembu and his childhood partner in crime, S’phelele Shezi.  Vuyani “Vivi” Mthembu carried

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Abortion stigma strikes

Young women wanting abortions have resorted to sleeping overnight on the pavement outside Durban’s Addington Hospital.

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On the trail of a rock thrower

What does a rookie Roving Reporter do when briefed to find out about a suspected serial rock-thrower? Oh and yes, no one in the newsroom has his name or knows where

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Beyond the carnage: The life of Sanele Goodness May

Sanele Goodness May, the  man who was behind the wheel of the truck that killed 22 people last week, has a story that needs to be told. But right now,