Cape Town

Cape Town to implement level 6B water restrictions

The City of Cape Town will implementing level 6B water restrictions from 1 February - this means daily consumption per person, per household has been …


Cape Town Is Set to Run Out of Water in Less Than 100 Days

A terrifying scenario.<p>Over the past three years, a lot has changed for the city of Cape Town.<p>Seated in a geologic bowl beneath Table Mountain and …

Patricia de Lille

Day Zero: Cape Town Could Become 1st Major City To Run Out of Water

Officials in Cape Town are pleading with residents and visitors to save water, warning that the taps could go dry in the drought-stricken South …

Patricia de Lille

Cape Town at risk of becoming first major city in the world to run out of water

Cape Town, one of the biggest cities in South Africa and a famed tourist attraction, is warning its residents that they will soon have to queue for water.<p>The drought-stricken city announced on Thursday that it will begin marking 200 collection points where its 3.7 million residents will be required …

Patricia de Lille

City of CT mulls reducing proposed drought levy following outcry

The public has already railed against a drought charge with an unprecedented number of more than 60,000 comments received.

South Africa

eNCA | De Lille fights back

In a 200-page document obtained exclusively by eNCA, Cape Town mayor Patricia De Lille says she is the victim of a witch hunt.

News (South Africa)

If you thought property prices in Cape Town and Johannesburg were getting higher ... you're right

A new report has revealed what you’ve always suspected: property prices in Cape Town and Johannesburg are getting more expensive.

South Africa

Steinhoff also pulls plug on Maties

2018-01-18 13:27<p>Craig Barry (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - It’s been confirmed that <b>Steinhoff</b> will no longer sponsor the <b>University of Stellenbosch’s</b> sports …

Sport (South Africa)

[LISTEN] Off track: What's happening with Cape Town's rail system?

With Cape Town's railway system being disrupted by the suspension of the central line, Prasa's acting CEO explains the strategy in place to get …

South Africa

'Almost 60% of Capetonians ignoring water limits'

CAPE TOWN - Mayor Patricia de Lille has revealed most Capetonians still exceed the daily limit of 87 litres of water per person per day and soon that …

Patricia de Lille

AB, De Kock named in ICC ODI team

2018-01-18 10:02<p>AB de Villiers (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - Two South Africans have been selected in the ICC’s Test Team of the Year for 2017.<p>Batsman <b>AB</b> …

Sport (South Africa)

More vandalism misery for Cape Town rail commuters

No trains will run on Cape Town’s busiest commuter line for the rest of the week‚ and possibly over the weekend.

South Africa

Equal Education urges govt to intensify efforts to make schools safer

On Wednesday, the NGO and a group of community members in Nyanga launched a Walking Bus initiative.


Cullinan lashes out at India's lack of preparation

2018-01-18 15:27<p>Virat Kohli (Gallo Images)<p>Cape Town - Former South African batsman <b>Daryll Cullinan</b> lashed out at India's preparations after their …

Sport (South Africa)

Resumption of Cape Town Prasa service marred by train derailment

The resumption of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) services on Thursday morning was marred when a train came off the rails along the …

News (South Africa)

Zim administrator charged under ICC anti-corruption code

2018-01-18 16:09<p>ICC (File)<p>Cape Town - The <b>International Cricket Council (ICC)</b> have charged <b>Rajan Nayer</b> with three counts of breaching the <b>ICC</b> …

Sport (South Africa)

Vandalism derails planned reintroduction of Metrorail Central line service

Tammy Petersen<p>Cape Town - The planned reintroduction of the train service on the Central line in Cape Town has been postponed due to a train …

News (South Africa)

Metrorail train derails in Cape Town

A Metrorail train has derailed on the central line in Cape Town‚ just as the company planned to restore its services on Thursday morning following a …

South Africa

Sanchez to be unveiled by United imminently

2018-01-18 11:21<p>Alexis Sanchez.(Getty Images)<p>Cape Town - <b>Arsenal</b> forward <b>Alexis Sanchez</b> is to be unveiled imminently by <b>Manchester United</b> with reports …


Blitzboks drawn alongside England in Sydney

2018-01-18 10:23<p>Ruhan Nel celebrates with Seabelo Senatla (Getty Images)<p>Cape Town - World Rugby on Thursday announced the match schedule for the <b>World</b> …

Rugby Union

Wenger confirms Sanchez deal 'likely' to happen

2018-01-18 12:16<p>Arsene Wenger and Alexis Sanchez (Supplied)<p>Cape Town - <b>Arsene Wenger</b> has confirmed <b>Henrikh Mkhitaryan</b> is close to joining <b>Arsenal</b> and …


Otamendi delighted to extend City stay

Cape Town - Ever-present <b>Manchester City</b> centre-back <b>Nicolas Otamendi</b> has put pen to paper on a new four-year contract with the Premier League …

Soccer | Cheetahs sign 2.09m beanpole from Lions

The Cheetahs have announced the signing of giant lock JP du Preez from the Lions.

Sport (South Africa)

Mkhalele: Brockie snub shouldn't worry Bucs fans

Cape Town - <b>Orlando Pirates</b> legend <b>Helman Mkhalele</b> believes the club's failure to sign either Leonardo Castro or Jeremy Brockie will not impact Bucs' …

Sport (South Africa) | Iheanacho determined to build on Foxes form

Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is determined to build on his recent form and help the Foxes to the next level in the coming months.


The world’s first major city to run out of water may have just over three months left

This would make Cape Town the first major city in the world to run out of water, according to Anthony Turton, a professor at the Centre for …

South Africa

Gumtree users now accept Bitcoin for goods

CAPE TOWN - Online classified and community website Gumtree has revealed that many South Africans are wanting payment in Bitcoin for goods on sales. …

South Africa

Taxi carrying 28 learners impounded in Cape Town

Traffic officers on a scholar transport operation in Cape Town on the first day of the 2018 school year on Wednesday, pulled over a vehicle carrying …

News (South Africa)

Prospect's Arcadia a priority in Zimbabwe

Prospect Resources' Arcadia lithium deposit has been identified as a priority mining development project by the Office of the President and Cabinet …


PICS: Five arrested in Cape Town for illegal possession of abalone

Cape Town - Five suspects were arrested for being in possession of abalone with an estimated street value of more than R300 000 in Macassar, Western …

South Africa