Tiger Brands, which faces two class action lawsuits over a listeria outbreak that has killed 180 people, said results from an independent laboratory confirmed the presence of the deadly listeria strain in one of its food factories. The government, which has been criticised for taking too long to find the cause, in March linked the […]
South African Caster Semenya’s long and controversial reign as the queen of middle distance running looks set to be ended this year not by a track rival but by a new hyperandrogenism rule that will stop her from running 800 and 1500 metres races. The IAAF will publish new rules on Thursday to prevent […]
Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has lost a motion of no confidence by the Democratic Alliance (DA) caucus in the Council on Wednesday evening. De Lille has been at loggerheads with the DA over governance issues in the council. She currently faces a disciplinary hearing on charges of misconduct. Deputy Caucus leader, JP Smith […]
The serious revival of football in schools will help improve the standard of football in the country.
Billionaire French industrialist Vincent Bollore was charged Wednesday over allegations his company helped two African leaders win elections in return for lucrative contracts, his spokesman said. The spokesman did not confirm the precise charges against Bollore, one of France’s most powerful businessmen, who was allowed to leave the courtroom near Paris after being detained on […]
A major gala event was held to celebrate the centenary of Nelson Mandela's birth.
France’s President Emmanuel Macron urged the United States to embrace multilateralism and warned of the perils of trade war, in an address to Congress pushing back against Donald Trump’s “America First” agenda. The French leader’s speech to lawmakers was a dramatic twist at the end of a three-day visit that had showcased his warm personal […]
An SABC News crew in North-West has been attacked and robbed off their equipment by a group of people at a filling station in Klerksdorp.
Deputy Minister of Finance Mondli Gungubele says it will cost approximately R60 billion to privatise the cash strapped SAA.
The South African government on Tuesday announced it has donated 7 Million Rands to the United Nations’ World Food Program (WFP) humanitarian response for Somalia following a prolonged drought.
eThekwini Municipality mayor Zandile Gumede says they have laid criminal charges against soccer fans who were involved in the violence at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday night.
Witnesses have continued to contradict murder-accused, Sandile Mantsoe's account of events surrounding his girlfriend's killing.
The office of the Public Protector has confirmed receipt of a request to investigate corruption allegations against North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane says growing township economies through supporting entrepreneurs is one step closer to getting rid of tenderpreneurs as well as decreasing the number of people relying on the state for income.
Economic analyst Ayabonga Cawe says although he thinks R20 minimum wage is little and people should be paid more, it is however a good starting point for South Africans.
On International Guide Dog Day, SABC radio host Justin Kennerley went out at six in the morning and met up with the South Africa Guide dogs Association in Rosebank, Johannesburg.
Embattled Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille has lashed out at the DA councillors who will vote for her removal, saying they are only thinking of their interests and not their constituents.
Cape Town Disaster Management says its teams are on high alert following a warning from the Weather Office about stormy conditions on Wednesday night.
Billionaire French industrialist Vincent Bollore was held for a second day of questioning by anti-corruption police on Wednesday over allegations his company helped two African leaders win elections in return for lucrative contracts. The 66-year-old head of the Bollore Group was taken into custody Tuesday in the Paris suburb of Nanterre as part of an […]
Murder accused Sandile Mantsoe was not forced or threatened into pointing out the crime scene at which Karabo Mokoena's body was found.
Police have advised commuters travelling through Zandspruit, in the west of Johannesburg, to be cautious due to violent protests that have flared up since Tuesday.
A 63-year-old farmer from Hartswater in the Northern Cape is on Wednesday expected to appear in court on charges of attempted murder.
A Good Samaritan has offered to pay for the expenses of a security guard who was badly wounded when Kaizer Chiefs fans went on the rampage on Saturday evening following their team's 2-0 defeat to Free State Stars in the Nedbank Cup semi-finals.
SAFTU's call for a stayaway appears to have fallen on deaf ears in the Buffalo City Metro which includes Bhisho, King Williams Town and East London in the Eastern Cape.
Kaizer Chiefs interim coach, Patrick Mabedi says they just need to remain positive.
International donors are expected Wednesday to pledge billions of dollars for Syria after the UN's special envoy warned of a looming humanitarian disaster in the rebel-held region of Idlib.
The man accused of plowing a rental van into pedestrians on a crowded Toronto sidewalk, killing 10 people in Canada’s deadliest mass killing in decades, left a “cryptic message” on social media before his attack, police said.
The University of Cape Town has honoured struggle icon Chris Hani after renaming its new Science Lecture Theatre after him.
Two priests were among at least 18 people killed in a dawn attack on a church in central Nigeria, police said Tuesday, in violence condemned by President Muhammadu Buhari as "satanic".
The state in the Sandile Mantsoe murder trial hopes to finalise its case on Wednesday.