The South African Federation of Trade Unions(SAFTU) has called for a boycott of produce from a wine farm in Grabouw in the Overberg.
In the Overberg region of the Western Cape voting got off to a good start. Two of the five voting stations in Zwelihle near Hermanus opened late due to faulty scanning devices.
A 34-year-old man accused of the rape and murder of a six-year-old girl from Elim in Overberg in Cape Town has abandoned his bail application in the Bredasdorp Magistrates Court.
A small population of critically endangered fresh water fish, the Heuningnes Redfin, has been found in fragmented river systems in the Overberg
The large vegetation fire that has been raging between Pringle Bay and Betty’s Bay in the Overberg for the past six days has now burnt 6300 hectares of land.