Police were called in to Grahamstown's TEM Mrwetyana Secondary School on Wednesday 21 January 2015 and the school was closed after a stand-off with the Congress of South African students (Cosas).
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has asked South Africans for their views on the upcoming Budget Speech and the general state of the economy.
What a tumultuous start to the year! I began writing this column on house prices in South Africa, but soon realised we are entering uncharted economic waters.
A Grahamstown woman who stabbed her boyfriend has pleaded not guilty to murder.
Ntombomzi Smile told the Grahamstown Regional Court that her late boyfriend, Bonakele 'Ta Soul' Ngqiyaza, had been the aggressor on the day he was stabbed.
There is a big difference between high school and primary school - and the transition can be difficult.
Crime & courts
Read the Friday 23 January 2015 edition:
Dear Editor - please publish (again) Municipal officials and Councilors salaries - and perhaps their daily account at Kentucky! And where does the R15 million come from for Egazini museum?
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