Motorists warned to avoid N3 highway in Alex

19 June 2018, 8:16 AM
Motorists have been warned to avoid the on-ramp to N3 highway in Alexandra north of Johannesburg to a protest action.
Truck drivers blockade N4 19 June 2018, 7:08 AM

Long distance truck drivers have blocked the N4 between Mbombela and Komatipoort in Mpumalanga.

South Africa marks 105 years since Natives Land Act 18 June 2018, 9:42 PM

Tuesday marks 105 years when the 1913 Natives Land Act was enacted three years after the establishment of the then Union of South Africa.

Disadvantaged Pietermaritzburg learners receive uniforms 18 June 2018, 6:03 PM

Deputy Minister of Environmental Affairs, Barbara Thomson, has handed over school uniforms to 240 learners from disadvantaged families at Edendale in Pietermaritzburg.

William Mpembe’s case postponed 18 June 2018, 4:04 PM

The murder case against former North West Deputy Police Commissioner William Mpembe and eight other police officials have been postponed to September 14 by the North West High Court, sitting in Mogwase. airplane Airline investigates alleged racism 18 June 2018, 12:46 PM

Domestic airline is investigating a case of racism in which a passenger is alleged to have to refer to a pilot using the k-word.

Two G4S cash vans targeted in Cape Town 18 June 2018, 11:56 AM

It has emerged that two G4S cash vans have been targeted in a cash-in-transit heist on Jakes Gerwel Drive at Weltreveden and Turfhall Roads in Cape Town.

Sardines in nets
Shoals of Sardines hit KwaZulu-Natal beach 18 June 2018, 11:49 AM

Shoals of sardines have hit KwaZulu-Natal south coast beaches between Pennington and Sezela on Monday morning.

Former SARS employees to appear in court 18 June 2018, 9:24 AM

Three former SARS employees are expected to appear in Pretoria regional court today for on charges of corruption and the contravention of the RICA Act.

Police linked to Marikana killing to appear in court 18 June 2018, 7:33 AM

Former North West provincial Deputy Police Commissioner, General William Mpembe and eight senior police officials will on Monday appear at the North West High Court sitting in Mogwase, for a pre-trial.

Mitchell’s Plain CPF calls on Hawks to investigate police officer 18 June 2018, 7:07 AM

A magnitude 6.1 earthquake shook Osaka, Japan's second-biggest metropolis, early on Monday morning, killing three people, halting factory lines in a key industrial area and bursting water mains, government officials and broadcaster NHK said.

Sixteen Eersterust suspects to appear in court 18 June 2018, 5:42 AM

The 16 suspects arrested in connection with the robbery and vandalism at the Eersterus police station during the service delivery protests last week will appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's court on Monday.

Cape Flats community fights against gangsterism 17 June 2018, 9:11 PM

Residents of the Cape Flats, fight a daily battle for a semblance of a normal life as gangsters and drug abuse ravage entire communities.

SACP in N West urges youth to defend state resources 17 June 2018, 8:47 PM

South African Communist Party North West Chair, Smuts Matshe has urged young people to defend state resources that could be used to benefit those in need.

EThekwini will be employing more young people 17 June 2018, 5:00 PM

EThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede says the municipality will be employing more young people especially engineers.

Gauteng health fails to keep up with its growing population 17 June 2018, 4:00 PM

The Gauteng health system is failing to keep up with its growing population.

Police offer reward on four most wanted suspects 17 June 2018, 1:36 PM

Eastern Cape police are offering a reward to anyone with information that could lead to the arrest and prosecution of four dangerous and wanted suspects in Mthatha and surrounding towns.

Government officials to visit Eersterust 17 June 2018, 8:43 AM

Gauteng Co-operative Governance and Human Settlements MEC Uhuru Moiloa will be visiting Eersterust in the east of Pretoria on Sunday.

Free State govt satisfied with progress at Metsimaholo Local Municipality 17 June 2018, 7:21 AM

The Free State government says it is satisfied by the progress made at the Metsimaholo Local Municipality in Sasolburg after it managed to pass its annual budget.

Five people killed in Limpopo accident 17 June 2018, 7:04 AM

Five people have died after a vehicle they were travelling in overturned outside Vaalwater in Limpopo.

Buthelezi worried about corruption in SA 16 June 2018, 6:25 PM

Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Inkosi Mangosuthu Buthelezi says he is worried that the country is embroiled in corruption, crime and violence, poor education system which causes the country's youth to be unemployable.

Limpopo youth urged to seize opportunities in farming 16 June 2018, 4:14 PM

Limpopo Premier Stan Mathabatha has addressed scores of young people during provincial Youth Day commemorations at the Peter Mokaba Stadium. Mathabatha has urged youth to seek opportunities in areas such as farming, as the debate around land continues.

Mpumalanga youth call on govt to create jobs 16 June 2018, 4:08 PM

Hundreds of young people in Mpumalanga gathered at Elukwatini near Mañzana to celebrate Youth Day. 

Johannesburg residents urged to use caution while keeping warm 16 June 2018, 2:42 PM

Joburg Emergency Services are urging residents to use extreme caution while keeping warm as the winter cold bites and more load shedding looms.

Western Cape clamps down on reckless motorists 16 June 2018, 1:26 PM

Western Cape traffic officials have issued fines valued at R 198 000 to more than 50 speedsters across the province since the start of the weekend.

Community protests outside Hector Pieterson Museum 16 June 2018, 12:10 PM

A group of Orlando West residents has gathered outside the Hector Pieterson Museum in protest.

WATCH: 2018 National Youth Day 16 June 2018, 11:45 AM

Youth unemployment is high on President Cyril Ramaphosa's National Youth Day address.

Soweto youth still optimistic 16 June 2018, 11:02 AM

Youth in Soweto are optimistic despite the challenges they face.

Dignitaries to join mourners at Queen of AmaMpondo funeral 16 June 2018, 10:16 AM

Dozens of mourners including traditional leaders, politicians and business people are expected to attend Queen Fikelephi Bhongolwethu Ndamase's funeral at Nyandeni Great Place outside Libode in the Eastern Cape.

Cops face culpable homicide after alleged high-speed crash 16 June 2018, 6:58 AM

Two on-duty police officers face a charge of culpable homicide,this after they were involved in an alleged high-speed crash that left two mothers and two children dead in Kya Sands, north of Johannesburg on Thursday.

Farm killings under the spotlight 15 June 2018, 9:16 PM

With the scourge of farm killings and attacks continuing unabated, it has been recommended at the two-day summit on farm killings that safety structures in communities work together.