Selahle to be laid to rest on Saturday

23 August 2019, 8:52 PM
Thirty-five-year old Tshegofatso Selahle who died while being arrested by metro police in Johannesburg, will be laid to rest in Polokwane on Saturday.
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Kraaifontein dwellers uncertain after eviction order 7 April 2018, 7:04 PM

An informal settlement community in Kraaifontein near Cape Town is living in uncertainty. This after a court granted the owners an eviction order two years ago. About 70 families are living on the privately owned land known as Klein Akker.

SACP against killing of people with albinism 7 April 2018, 2:27 PM

Chairperson of the South African Communist Party (SACP) at the Philip Hadebe District in Kanyamazane in Mpumalanga, Sipho Siwela, has called on the members of the SACP to take part in the fight against the killing of people with albinism.

Three elderly E Cape women get temporary shelter 7 April 2018, 2:27 PM

Human Settlements Minister Nomaindia Mfeketo has handed over three temporary structures to three elderly women who were living in appalling conditions in Duncan village near East London.

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City of Joburg to honour fallen JMPD officers 7 April 2018, 12:00 PM

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Pam Golding to be buried on Tuesday 7 April 2018, 7:54 AM

The funeral of South African property mogul, Pam Golding, will be held on Tuesday at the St George's Cathedral in Cape Town.

ANC veteran Mlangeni honours Madikizela-Mandela 7 April 2018, 7:14 AM

African National Congress veteran and Rivonia trialist Dr Andrew Mlangeni has urged South Africans to pick up the baton from leaders such as Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and fight for economic freedom in the country.

South Africans remember ‘the Mother of the Nation’ 6 April 2018, 10:15 PM

Throngs of people continue to visit the home of the late anti-Apartheid struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Soweto, south of Johannesburg. Her death on Monday saw political leaders, prominent business personalities, and members of the clergy converging at her home to offer condolences. The country is marking 10 days of mourning for the struggle icon […]

Louw’s picture of Martin Luther King remains historic 6 April 2018, 8:24 PM

As the world commemorated the assassination of American Civil Rights leader Dr Martin Luther King, South African media community also remembers SA photographer Joseph Louw.

Mike Mabuyakhulu’s corruption case postponed 6 April 2018, 8:07 PM

KwaZulu Natal ANC convenor Mike Mabuyakhulu's case of fraud and corruption has been posponed to the 22nd of August.

SABC women join thousands in honouring Mam Winnie 6 April 2018, 5:26 PM

Women from the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) heeded the call to honour MaM Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and wore black and head wraps.

Motorists assured AARTO Amendment Bill won’t affect e-Tolls 6 April 2018, 2:52 PM

The Road Traffic Infringement Agency has assured motorists that the new AARTO Amendment bill will not involve e-Tolls.

Alleged armed robbers die in car crash, others injured 6 April 2018, 2:43 PM

Two suspects have died and two others injured after their getaway vehicle overturned following an armed robbery at a car dealership in Vereeniging, in the Vaal.

Families of deceased blame arson for shack fire in Alexandra 6 April 2018, 10:19 AM

Relatives of the four people who were burnt beyond recognition after their shack caught fire in Alexandra in the north of Johannesburg this morning are blaming arson for the incident.

Teacher in court on sexual assault charges 6 April 2018, 10:06 AM

A primary school teacher in Klerksdorp in the North West is expected to appear in the local magistrate's court to face eight sexual assault charges and grooming charges.

Zuma’s case postponed to June 6 April 2018, 9:59 AM

The prosecution in former president Jacob Zuma's case has asked for a postponement.

D-day for Zuma 6 April 2018, 9:30 AM

Former President Jacob Zuma is in the High Court in Durban. He's facing 16 counts of fraud, money laundering and racketeering.

Mabuza pays tribute to Solomon Mahlangu 6 April 2018, 8:59 AM

Deputy President David Mabuza has visited the Kgosi Mampuru Prison in Pretoria to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the execution of political prisoner, Solomon Mahlangu.

Shack fire kills four in Johannesburg 6 April 2018, 8:54 AM

A family of four has been killed after their shack caught fire in Alexandra, in the north of Johannesburg.

High profile dignitaries to attend Madikizela-Mandela funeral 6 April 2018, 8:10 AM

Preparations are under way for the funeral of icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

Young girls groomed by pastor CRL Rights Commission hears 6 April 2018, 7:10 AM

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Nine Zama Zamas arrested in Kimberley 6 April 2018, 6:21 AM

Nine illegal miners have been arrested during a protest against their eviction in the Northern Cape.

Malema’s Riotous Assemblies Act case back in court 6 April 2018, 6:18 AM

The case of Economic Freedom Fighter leader Julius Malema, will resume in the Bloemfontein Magistrate's Court today.

Billy Downer, lead prosecutor in Zuma corruption case 5 April 2018, 9:54 PM

It’s been confirmed that Advocate Billy Downer is the lead prosecutor in the corruption case against former President Jacob Zuma. The case gets underway at the High Court in Durban on Friday. Zuma will make an appearance before the High Court in Durban facing a full bench of judges on 16 charges, including fraud, racketeering […]

Night vigil in Durban ahead of Zuma court appearance 5 April 2018, 9:32 PM

Organisers of the march in support of former President Jacob Zuma ahead of his appearance in the Durban High Court on charges of corruption and fraud have reiterated that marchers must not wear African National Congress party regalia.

WATCH: Winnie Madikizela Mandela memorial service 5 April 2018, 6:40 PM

The memorial service of late struggle and ANC stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is taking  this evening at the St. George's Cathedral in Cape Town.

Scopa concerned about Saps computer system shutdown 5 April 2018, 6:16 PM

SAPS and SITA management have confirmed that certain computer systems have been shut down by software company FDA.

Cele promises to reduce scourge of crime in Cape Flats 5 April 2018, 5:25 PM

Police Minister Bheki Cele has promised increased resources to the community of Brown's Farm on the Cape Flats which falls in the Nyanga policing area.

Sassa beneficiaries assured of “smooth” payments 5 April 2018, 4:19 PM

Post and Telecommunications Minister, Siyabonga Cwele has visited the remote villages of Ntabankulu in the Eastern Cape, to explain the new change in the social grant system.

Former President Zuma to retain benefits even with guilty verdict 5 April 2018, 4:12 PM

University of Cape Town (UCT) Constitutional law expert, Pierre de Vos says- former President Jacob Zuma will still retain his benefits as the former head of state even if he is found guilty of criminal charges he's now facing.