Magashule not implicated in report: Mkhwebane

21 May 2019, 9:45 AM
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says her report on the Estina Dairy Farm Project at Vrede in the Free State doesn’t mention or implicate Ace Magashule. She states that the provisional report deals purely with the officials.
South Africans save 410 MW during Earth Hour: Eskom 26 March 2018, 9:37 AM

: Earth Hour is a global call for the protection of the planet and for people to take a stand against climate change.

RTMC ready for Easter weekend traffic 26 March 2018, 9:33 AM

The Road Traffic Management Corperation says it is ready to deal with the expected heavy traffic volumes on the country's major routes ahead of the Easter weekend.

Powa launches news publication to highlight daily violence 26 March 2018, 9:21 AM

As Human Rights Month draws to an end, People Opposing Women Abuse (Powa) says South Africans have become accustomed to high levels of gender based violence.

Golden highway blocked due to protest action 26 March 2018, 8:10 AM

Metro police are directing traffic in the South of Johannesburg where several roads, including the Golden Highway, have been closed by protest action.

Four killed in Port Shepstone crash 26 March 2018, 6:13 AM

Police are investigating the cause of a crash in which four people were killed on the N2 at Paddock near Port Shepstone on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast.

Suspect linked to KZN hostel murders arrested 25 March 2018, 9:30 PM

A man has been arrested at the notorious Glebelands hostel in Umlazi, Durban for possession of an illegal firearm and ammunition.

Jordaan must do the honourable thing and resign: Ncobo 25 March 2018, 6:02 PM

Former PSL general manager Andile Ace Ncobo says president of the South African Football Association, Danny Jordaan, must do the honourable thing and resign from his position.

Police continue to monitor situation at Waterfall, Jhb 25 March 2018, 5:29 PM

Amid a large police contingent and an imminent court appearance, the land invasion at Waterfall, Midrand was contained on Sunday. 

Limpopo police search for suspects involved in heist 25 March 2018, 3:17 PM

Police have launched a manhunt for a group of armed suspects following a cash-in-transit heist along the R40 between Acornhoek and Hoedspruit, outside Phalaborwa in Limpopo on Saturday.

PE Parents are up in arms after NGO tested children for HIV 25 March 2018, 3:16 PM

Parents of children in a Port Elizabeth Primary School are furious; they allege an NGO tested their children for HIV without their consent.

23 arrested for traffic-related offences in Western Cape 25 March 2018, 3:05 PM

Twenty three people have been arrested for various traffic-related offenses in the Western Cape this weekend.

Sol Plaatje Municipality confident of meeting deadline to restore water 25 March 2018, 2:43 PM

The Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley is confident that it will meet its deadline to restore water supply to the city by midnight on Sunday.

Second body recovered following church sea baptism 25 March 2018, 1:39 PM

Police divers have recovered a second body at Monwabisi Beach near Khayelitsha in Cape Town.

SAPS mum on Jordaan’s alleged rape case 25 March 2018, 11:34 AM

Eastern Cape police have declined to comment on the rape charges brought against SAFA president Danny Jordaan, saying his docket has not yet arrived in the province.

Five arrested following land invasions 25 March 2018, 8:52 AM

Five people have been arrested following the attempted invasions of vacant land in Waterfall, Midrand and Marlboro near Alexandra Township north of Johannesburg.

Civil rights groups welcome Ramaphosa’s amendment on State Capture 24 March 2018, 9:15 PM

The Helen Suzman Foundation and civil rights organisation AfriForum have welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's amendment of the regulations governing the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.

Group of elderly people occupy land in PE   24 March 2018, 8:48 PM

March is human rights month. However, across the country many are waiting in vain for the rights to be fulfilled.

Hammanskraal homes reduced to small dams after heavy rains 24 March 2018, 4:55 PM

In Hammanskraal north of Pretoria, communities are reeling following the torrential rains.

More than 1000 people blocked from invading land in Midrand 24 March 2018, 4:41 PM

Police have blocked more than 1 000 people from invading from an open field next to the Waterfalls Cemetery in Midrand, in the north of Johannesburg.

Ramaphosa has started significant processes to economic recovery: Chamber of Mines 24 March 2018, 3:55 PM

Despite the significant problems created by unethical leadership, corruption, and state capture under former president Jacob Zuma, President Cyril Ramaphosa has started significant processes towards recovery, the Chamber of Mines of South Africa said on Saturday.

Major water upgrade underway in Sol Plaatje Municipality 24 March 2018, 3:21 PM

The Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley in the Northern Cape says despite small problems, the major water upgrade to the system is well under way.

Motorists urged to be vigilant as floods persist in Limpopo 24 March 2018, 3:13 PM

Limpopo traffic authorities have advised motorists to be vigilant on the road as rainy weather conditions persist in some parts of the province.

Man shot and killed in Soshanguve 24 March 2018, 2:09 PM

A man has died and two others were seriously injured after being shot in an attempted hijacking on the M17 in Soshanguve North of Pretoria on Friday night.

Two Unisa officials suspended over sexual harassment 24 March 2018, 12:20 PM

The University of South Africa has suspended two employees following allegations of sexual harassment.

Parts of Tshwane hit by water cuts 24 March 2018, 11:38 AM

The City of Tshwane has suspended water supply to residents of the greater Hammanskraal precinct, north of Pretoria.

Parliament raises concerns on H5N8 avian flu outbreak 24 March 2018, 11:05 AM

The Portfolio Committee on Agriculture says it is concerned about the spread of the H5N8 avian flu to African penguins along the coast of the Western Cape, especially at Boulders Beach as the African Penguins are an endangered species.

Joburg residents cautioned as heavy rains persist 24 March 2018, 9:44 AM

Johannesburg's Emergency Services has appealed to parents be vigilant of their children's whereabouts amid bad weather conditions and flooding.

Labour dispute delays services at Limpopo Home Affairs 24 March 2018, 9:42 AM

Home Affairs clients who are queuing outside the offices in Tzaneen in Limpopo have urged Minister Malusi Gigaba to intervene to make sure that the offices are opened on Saturdays.

Child Rights Online Platform launched in Free State 24 March 2018, 9:38 AM

The Free State Education Department has launched the global Child Rights Online Platform in Bloemfontein to coincide with Human Rights Month.

SA, Nigeria have duty to lead industrialisation in Africa 24 March 2018, 9:31 AM

South Africa and Nigeria have a duty to lead industrialisation in Africa, considering the low levels of beneficiation on the natural resources that the two countries are endowed with, Acting High Commission of South Africa to the Nigeria, Bobby Moroe said on Friday.