Karabo Ledwaba is a reporter/web producer for the Sowetan

Ex-manager of Life Esidimeni project breaks down at inquest

A witness in the Life Esidimeni inquest burst into tears on Tuesday after relaying his fears of the potential harm that could be inflicted on ...

Poet fights for the right of SA's deaf people to be heard

The deaf community has often been left out of spaces that able-bodied people easily negotiate.

Life Esidimeni patient’s burial rites disturbed for late autopsy

One of the Life Esidimeni patients, who died hundreds of kilometres from his family, had his burial rites disturbed by Gauteng department of health ...

Lawyer for ex-MEC Qedani Mahlangu accuses Life Esidimeni of price gouging

The legal representative for former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has accused the Life Esidimeni group of rendering the provincial health ...

Baby’s murder highlights dangers children face from their own parents

The arrest of a Limpopo mother accused of killing her 11-month-old baby on the first day of child protection week has brought into sharp focus the ...

National Geographic accolade for young SA archaeologist

Archaeologist and biological anthropologist Keneiloe Molopyane has been named among the 15 Emerging Explorer cohort for 2021 by National Geographic.

Electricity price hike a blow for Soweto residents

Residents in Soweto say the 15.63% electricity tariff increase will cripple them.

Face to face with pounding hunger pain in Driekoppies

Autumn leaves had just started to fall from the trees when Sowetan ace journalist Mandla Khoza received a shocking call from a friend.

CRL commission hears more abuse stories about KwaSizabantu Mission

The CRL Rights Commission has heard more chilling insights into alleged abuses that took place at the KZN-based KwaSizabantu Christian Mission.

South Africans open their wallets for humiliated petrol attendant

Sphamandla "Wiseman" Ndabezitha was hurt and shocked when a customer humiliated and tricked him into putting the wrong amount of petrol into his car ...