Cape Town in the news:
- Mamelodi Sundowns vs Cape Town City: Who has the upper hand?: Mamelodi Sundowns reignite their rivalry with Cape Town City on Tuesday evening in the Premier Soccer (PSL). Both clubs got their 2019/20 season off with contrasting results. Masandawana recently …: “Cape Town” – BingNews
- Bok squad: How Bulls mate may ‘rob’ Gqoboka: Cape Town – The rise of Lizo Gqoboka’s stocks has been one of the most notable aspects of the South African rugby season to this point. It culminated – following his durable, rousing service to the …: “Cape Town” – BingNews
- Ipid investigating WC anti-gang unit member’s murder: CAPE TOWN – Police watchdog Ipid is probing the death of an anti-gang unit member in Franschhoek, in the Western Cape. David Hoffman was shot dead over the weekend. A fellow unit official was …: “Cape Town” – BingNews
- Crisis planning and government liaision highlighted at: This featured a debate on the lessons learned from the Cape Town water crisis, which resulted in a 60% reduction of local water usage. Dr Lee Miles, professor of crisis and disaster management at …: “Cape Town” – BingNews
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Quick Cape Town Fact: The Cape of Good Hope used to be called the Cape of Storms – The waves and storms caused the explorer Bartholomeu Dias to name the peninsula ‘Cape of Storms’ in 1488. Later the Portuguese king changed the name to ‘Cape of Good Hope’ to make clear to other colonial powers that as from this point they were close to the sea route to India.