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Verashni Pillay

The Big Story: Trigger-happy cops under spotlight

How on earth did police manage to allegedly kill a bystander, using rubber bullets? And why was such force even needed? That’s the question police must answer after the shock killing of Mthokozisi Ntumba on Wednesday, as police tried to control fresh protests that broke out at Wits University. Students are protesting the financial exclusion …

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How Meghan and Harry’s South African plan was scuppered by powerful royal insiders

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

As the fallout from THAT Meghan and Harry interview with Oprah Winfrey continues to reverberate around the world, it’s emerged that South Africa played a small but interesting role in the entire saga.  In Sunday’s CBS interview, Meghan effectively confirmed what royal historian Robert Lacey has reported in his 2020 book, Battle of Brothers: the …

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