Over 100 undocumented foreign nationals found in Diepsloot

28 January 2020, 6:01 AM
Over 100 undocumented foreign nationals in Diepsloot, north of Johannesburg have been taken in and handed over to immigration officers from the Department of Home Affairs who have been deployed in the area.
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Mpianzi described as a shy, intelligent boy whose life was rudely put to an end 28 January 2020, 11:38 PM

Enock Mpianzi's has been described the late teenager as a shy, but very intelligent boy. Shadrack, Enock's brother, was speaking at his brother's memorial service at Parktown Boys' High School, north of Johannesburg on Tuesday afternoon.

I have nothing to hide: Mkhwebane 28 January 2020, 4:45 PM

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has assured South Africans that she is a law-abiding citizen, who pays her taxes.

WATCH LIVE: President Ramaphosa meets with business leaders from across Africa 28 January 2020, 4:27 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is holding a meeting with business leaders, who head up companies that have operations in the African continent. Watch the video for more on the story:  

Patrice Motsepe
Motsepe apologises for Africa-Trump utterances 28 January 2020, 3:24 PM

South African business tycoon Patrice Motsepe has apologised for recent remarks in which he told US President Donald Trump that Africa loves him.

WATCH LIVE: President Ramaphosa hosts credentials ceremony 28 January 2020, 2:27 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is hosting the credentials ceremony in Pretoria.

WATCH: Public Protector releases reports 28 January 2020, 12:35 PM

Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane holds a media briefing where she is releasing a number of investigation reports.

Police officer accused of girlfriend’s murder to know his fate 28 January 2020, 12:04 PM

Police officer Bonginkosi Malinga - who is accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend and another man will know his fate on Tuesday - as he appears at the KaBokweni Magistrate Court in Mpumalanga.

WATCH: Enock Mpianzi Memorial Service 28 January 2020, 11:50 AM

Parktown Boys High will be hosting a Memorial Service for Enock Mpianzi who drowned at a school camp at the Nyathi Bush and Riverbreak Lodge in the North West about two weeks ago.

Students at NWU’s Mahikeng campus instructed to vacate 28 January 2020, 10:15 AM

The North West University management has closed the institutions Mahikeng campus following reports of intimidation and allegations of attempted arson.

WATCH: Inquest into Neil Aggett’s death 28 January 2020, 9:57 AM

The inquest into the 1982 death in detention of anti-apartheid activist Dr Neil Aggett continues in Johannesburg.

Eight people arrested in Cape Town in anti-gang operations 28 January 2020, 9:05 AM

Police have arrested eight suspects and confiscated several unlicensed firearms during various anti-gang operations in Cape Town.

Timothy Omotoso
Omotoso case finally back in court on Tuesday 28 January 2020, 5:04 AM

The trial of controversial pastor Timothy Omotoso resumes in the Port Elizabeth High Court on Tuesday.

Cele says he will not tolerate femicide and abuse of women 27 January 2020, 8:49 PM

Police Minister Bheki Cele says he will not tolerate femicide and abuse of women, even in the police force.

Former Security Branch policeman’s testimony contradicts Aggett’s death details 27 January 2020, 7:22 PM

Inmates held at the notorious John Vorster Square were under police watch most of the time.

Wits
Concerns raised over department’s refusal to pay for post-graduate studies 27 January 2020, 7:00 PM

The South African Union of Students (SAUS) has raised questions over the Department of Higher Education's refusal to pay for post-graduate studies.

Families identify victims of Limpopo accident 27 January 2020, 6:37 PM

Representatives of five families whose members died in a bus accident on the R81 at the Sekgopo hill near Modjadjiskloof have identified their bodies at Kgapane hospital in Limpopo.

Police fire stun grenades at protesting students outside UNISA in Durban 27 January 2020, 6:25 PM

Police fired stun grenades to disperse a group of disgruntled protesting students outside the University of South Africa (UNISA).

N1 speedster granted R1000 bail 27 January 2020, 5:40 PM

The Gauteng speedster who has been arrested for driving over 300 kilometres per hour on the N1 between Johannesburg and Pretoria has been released on bail of R1000 by the Midrand Magistrate's Court.

Stevens Mokgalapa
Mokgalapa’s future in the DA hangs in the balance 27 January 2020, 3:06 PM

The future of the suspended Democratic Alliance (DA) mayor of Tshwane Metro, Stevens Mokgalapa is yet to be decided as the party's disciplinary process is still under way.

Court
Meghan Cremer’s alleged murderers show no remorse during court appearance 27 January 2020, 2:52 PM

 Supporters of the family of murdered Cape Town horse rider, Meghan Cremer, have expressed shock at what they say is the lack of remorse shown by her three alleged murderers during their appearance in the Athlone Magistrate's Court on Monday.

Panyaza Lesufi
Lesufi asks Elsburg community for information on rape, murder of 15-year-old girl 27 January 2020, 12:31 PM

Gauteng Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, has called on the Elsburg community, east of Johannesburg, to assist with any information on the murder of a 15-year-old girl in Germiston.

Promote cops to keep them motivated: Sapu 27 January 2020, 10:54 AM

The South African Policing Union (Sapu) wants Police Minister Bheki Cele to ensure that police officers gain promotion at work in order to keep them motivated.

WATCH: Dr Neil Aggett Inquest, 27 January 2020 27 January 2020, 10:24 AM

Dr Neil Aggett Inquest, 27 January 2020.

President Cyril Ramaphosa
Hawks deny slowdown in CR17 campaign emails investigation 27 January 2020, 7:30 AM

The Hawks have denied a report that their investigations into a number of President Cyril Ramaphosa's private emails between him and his advisors relating to the CR17 campaign have slowed down.

Thoriso Themane
Thoriso Themane murder trial to start in Polokwane 27 January 2020, 6:02 AM

The trial of a group of people accused of the murder of 28-year-old Thoriso Themane is expected to start on Monday in the High Court in Polokwane in Limpopo.

Cele to give keynote address at National Police Day celebrations 27 January 2020, 5:47 AM

Police Minister Bheki Cele is expected to give a keynote address at a function to mark National Police Day in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape on Monday.

15-year-old Joburg pupil found stabbed, burnt to death 26 January 2020, 9:11 PM

The body of a 15-year-old girl has been discovered in a bush near Elsburg in Germiston, east of Johannesburg.

Shiraaz Mohamed asks for space following return from captivity 26 January 2020, 8:00 PM

Photo journalist Shiraaz Mohamed has broken his silence following his return from captivity in Syria.

SABC has not been served defamation case court papers 26 January 2020, 5:31 PM

The SABC says it has not been served with court papers relating to a R14 million defamation case involving a former employee.

Hawks deny stalling Ramaphosa’s campaign investigation 26 January 2020, 3:23 PM

The Hawks have denied a report that their investigations into a number of President Cyril Ramaphosa's private emails between him and his advisors relating to the CR17 campaign have slowed down.