Jackrolling becomes more prevalent

It is absurd to wake up to a screaming news headline, “a 17-year-old boy allegedly raped the girl in the bathroom of Busisiwe Primary School in Zola, Soweto.” A survey conducted among 1,500 schoolchildren in the Soweto township, showed that about a quarter of all the...

Public transport gets a shot in the arm

SABELO NDLANGISA The Passenger Rail Agency of SA (PRASA) recently unveiled a R500-million plan in an effort to boost public transport usage in Johannesburg. This is part of the R1-billion the company will inject into major stations in a bid to improve passenger...

Women upbeat about Phiyega’s elevation

Women upbeat about Phiyega’s elevation President Jacob Zuma, this week, appointed the first-ever woman police commissioner replacing the controversial Gen Bheki Cele.  Mangwashi Victoria Riah Phiyega’s appointment comes amid severe criticism from different...
SKA in SA – an international sensation

SKA in SA – an international sensation

Local and international media have been buzzing with news after it was announced that the majority of the SKA, the world’s largest radio telescope array, will be built in South Africa. http://storify.com/anina_minnaar/ska-verdict-is-out