The South African Police Service has launched an investigation into the incident which killed 21 young people.
Thabi Myeni is a South African law student, freelance writer and co-founder of Womxn Without Chains. She writes about African and black feminist polit... ics.
MORE FROM AUTHOR
High unemployment rate in South Africa has led to locals often blaming foreigners for taking jobs ‘meant’ for them.
President Ramaphosa is at the centre of an international scandal involving the theft of $4m from his game farm.
SA politicians have been reacting to the arrest of the Guptas, who are enmeshed in a longrunning corruption scandal.
EFF rallied with survivors of Marikana shooting in Johannesburg where a lawsuit against the president is being heard.
The trial has been plagued with repeated delays and twists, as the suspects all maintain their innocence.
Citizens and undocumented migrants frequently clash in working-class areas of South Africa.
Since last May, there has been civil unrest and protests in Eswatini, one of the world’s last remaining monarchies.
In recent years, weather patterns in South Africa’s coastal regions have become increasingly unpredictable.
Intense rains have swept through KwaZulu for almost a week now, sweeping away people and property.