Eyewitness News - Local UCT officially opens SS Mendi tribute exhibition 2017-02-26T21:12:06.000000Z Doctor June Bam-Hutchison opened the ‘Abantu Bemendi’ exhibition at the institution's Centre for African Studies gallery. Gigaba: Unscrupulous business behind Xenophobia 2017-02-26T20:28:00.000000Z Minister Malusi Gigaba companies that pit South Africans against immigrants to get the highest gains from the cheapest pay. [WATCH] #SADrought: Heavy rains brings some relief 2017-02-26T19:58:00.000000Z The water and sanitation department says year-on-year figures show an increase in dam levels in six of the country's nine provinces- with water restrictions in Gauteng expected to be lifted soon. Essa Moosa laid to rest in Cape Town 2017-02-26T18:36:00.000000Z The renowned human rights lawyer and anti-apartheid activist has been laid to rest in Cape Town on Sunday afternoon.The 81-year old died at home on Sunday morning. Former Springbok player arrested in CT 2017-02-26T18:14:00.000000Z It is understood the man was apprehended following an altercation with police officers at an accident scene. Recent rains cause significant rise in dam levels 2017-02-26T17:01:00.000000Z Minister Nomvula Mokonyane held a briefing at the Vaal Dam where dam levels have now reached over 97%. Hawks: Reports linking Jonas to SAA probe 'unethical and wrong' 2017-02-26T16:22:00.000000Z City press is reporting that the Hawks are gathering evidence that could implicate Jonas in a case of corruption involving a supplier to SAA’s aviation maintenance division. Nzimande: SACP worried by ANC turbulence and factionalism 2017-02-26T16:07:00.000000Z The SACP says the ANC needs to get its act together, saying the turbulence is impacting the party's performance in government. SONA cost taxpayer R11m, not R4m – says DA 2017-02-26T15:30:00.000000Z The party says questions to the ministers of police and public works revealed that their departments spent R4 million and R2.7 million, respectively. Human rights lawyer Essa Moosa dies, aged 81 2017-02-26T14:56:00.000000Z Hailing from the District Six area, Moosa became one of the South Africa's leading activists in the fight against apartheid.