Claire Keeton Senior features writer

Claire Keeton is a senior features writer at the Sunday Times.


Alleged child sex offender Willem Breytenbach back in Cape Town court

Willem Breytenbach, who allegedly sexually abused and raped boys as young as 12 from 1983 to 2019, appeared in the Cape ...


Most people turn to us, so let us help fight pandemics: traditional healers

The scent of herbs burning wafts through an Nyanga surgery in Cape Town, where traditional healer Ntholiseng Mokoeqo ...


This is why we risk our lives: Poachers speak about why they do what they do

The lack of money and jobs, peer pressure and ignorance about the penalties and impact on their families were among the ...


Pandemic hits access to healthcare, food hard in Africa

However, support for public health measures remains high, says Africa CDC head, amid a dip in infections


Africa, beware of Covid-19 fatigue as cases decline, say experts

New cases of Covid-19 in Africa reported in the past week dropped by five percent, continuing the overall 10% decline ...


Wild abandoned: report paints grim picture of species in freefall

Populations have been plummeting since 1970, says a WWF survey of our devastating affects on biodiversity


For some, keeping vertigo at bay could be as easy as falling off a rock

Supplementing with vitamin D and calcium is a ‘simple, low-risk way to prevent vertigo from recurring’


Africa will take new tests to remote areas using existing infrastructure

Coronavirus testing is set to change in Africa in the coming weeks, said director of the Africa Centres for Disease ...


Covid-19 cases falling consistently, but unevenly, in Africa

The continent is making gains, but in nine countries the case fatality rate is higher than the global average


Diary of a vaccine volunteer, day 1: Well, that wasn’t bad, even the swab

I signed up to take part in trials for a promising vaccine as SA joins the global race against Covid-19