Sudanese nationals in SA march against foreign interference in Sudan

25 June 2019, 6:18 PM
South African-based Sudanese nationals are protesting outside Saudi Arabia and Sudanese embassies in Pretoria.
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WATCH: Henri van Breda trial 7 November 2017, 9:30 AM

Defence lawyers will re-examine triple murder accused Henri van Breda in the Cape Town High Court.

Pauw speaks of death threats over Zuma book 7 November 2017, 8:15 AM

Veteran journalist, Jacques Pauw says he has been receiving death threats since the release of his book "The President's Keepers".

Manana back in court for sentencing 7 November 2017, 8:13 AM

Former Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana is expected to be sentenced on Tuesday in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court, in Gauteng. Manana was convicted of three counts of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court after he pleaded guilty. He was charged after assaulting two women at a nightclub […]

Child porn addict awaits sentencing 7 November 2017, 7:13 AM

Self-confessed child porn addict, William Beale, is set to be sentenced in the Thembalethu Regional Court at George in the Southern Cape today.

Police to get tough on youth involved in crime 7 November 2017, 7:09 AM

Deputy Police Minister, Bongani Mkongi, says police and the justice system need to act more harshly against youths involved in crime.

Commission calls for tough stance against child marriages 7 November 2017, 5:45 AM

The Commission for Gender Equality in KwaZulu-Natal says those who negotiate lobola for a minor can face arrest.

SABC Board to brief Parliament on quarterly report 7 November 2017, 5:28 AM

The SABC Permanent Board is expected to make its first appearance in Parliament Tuesday since its recent appointment recently.

Danish fugitive found guilty of 38 charges in Bloem 6 November 2017, 9:14 PM

Danish national Peter Frederiksen has been found guilty of 38 charges. He was facing a charge of conspiracy to murdering his wife, rape, production and possession of child pornography as well as the possession of illegal firearms

Jeffery seeks to amend sexual offences act 6 November 2017, 8:10 PM

Deputy Justice Minister John Jeffery says the prevalence of sexual offences in South Africa is unacceptably high.

Yengeni’s house damaged in fire 6 November 2017, 7:01 PM

The Cape Town home of African National Congress National Executive Committee member Tony Yengeni has been severely damaged in a fire.

Families blame City of Tshwane for Soshanguve’s tragedy 6 November 2017, 6:35 PM

The families of five children who died after a broken high mast lighting collapsed over them in Soshanguve north of Pretoria on Saturday have blamed the City of Tshwane for the tragedy.

Remains of 12 UDF political prisoners handed over to families 6 November 2017, 6:25 PM

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha is pleading with families of other unknown deceased political prisoners who have not yet been found, to be more patient with the government as the list is long.

Matricide accused Mark Zinde declared fit to stand trial 6 November 2017, 4:49 PM

The Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital in Pretoria has for the second time declared matricide accused Mark Zinde fit to stand trial after he spent almost three months at the institution under mental observation.

UCT says can’t allow exams disruption 6 November 2017, 4:43 PM

The University of Cape Town says it cannot allow exams to be disrupted, although it’s hopeful that fee talks between management and the SRC Council will yield results. A small group of disgruntled students continued to protest at the University on Monday, violating a court interdict obtained by the University last week. The Police together […]

Another taxi boss killed in KZN 6 November 2017, 4:18 PM

Another taxi boss was killed in KwaZulu-Natal, this time in Utrecht outside Newcastle, on the northern part of the province.

New fishing council cause for concern for DA in W.Cape 6 November 2017, 3:53 PM

The DA in the Western Cape says it's concerned that the newly established Fishing Transformation Council will serve as yet another unnecessary administrative wing in a Department which has been unable to effectively allocate fishing quotas to small-scale fishing communities for the past decade.

Slight decrease in rhino poaching 6 November 2017, 2:46 PM

The National Environmental Affairs Department says wildlife crime remains a serious challenge although there is slight decrease of rhino poaching in the Kruger National Park.

Police monitoring UCT students 6 November 2017, 2:22 PM

Police have been keeping an eye on a small group of protesting students entering various buildings on the UCT Upper campus.

Qumbu serial rapist case postponed 6 November 2017, 2:16 PM

The case of a 28 year old suspected serial rapist has been postponed, this comes after he appeared briefly in Qumbu magistrate's court in the Eastern Cape.

Police name elderly couple murdered in PE 6 November 2017, 2:15 PM

The names of the elderly couple murdered in their Summerstrand home in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape, have been released.

Correctional Services to tighten Sexual Offences Act 6 November 2017, 1:39 PM

Justice and Correctional Services deputy minister John Jeffrey says the department is looking at tightening the Sexual Offenses Act.

Bemawu to go back to drawing board over SABC strike 6 November 2017, 11:57 AM

Workers union Bemawu says it will be going back to the drawing board on the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) strike.

KZN Education pleased with examination progress 6 November 2017, 11:39 AM

The KwaZulu-Natal Education Department says it is satisfied with the progress of the matric examinations in the province.

‘We need a system that’s going to eliminate fraud’ 6 November 2017, 10:28 AM

Social Development spokesperson, Lumka Oliphant says there are many processes that need to be followed regarding the changing of the service provider in respect of grant payments.

Manhunt launched following police killing in Mpumalanga 6 November 2017, 9:57 AM

Police in Mpumalanga have launched a manhunt after a group of armed robbers shot two police officers, killing one of them.

Taxi Council shocked by another KZN taxi boss killing 6 November 2017, 9:17 AM

The taxi industry in KwaZulu-Natal says it is shocked with the killing of yet another taxi boss in the province.

Another taxi boss killed in KZN 6 November 2017, 8:24 AM

The chairperson of Sizwe Taxi Association at Newcastle in northern KwaZulu-Natal has been shot dead. The taxi boss was ambushed on the road between Utrecht and Osizweni in Newcastle northern KwaZulu Natal. Sources say the killing is related to a feud over Newcastle and Johannesburg taxi route. The killing follows last week’s murder of another […]

Krejcir and others to appear in court 6 November 2017, 7:44 AM

The case against convicted drug dealer Radovan Krejcir and four others, accused of killing Lebanese national Sam Issa, is expected to continue in the Johannesburg High Court Monday.

Six killed, three injured in F State freak accident 6 November 2017, 7:02 AM

Six people were killed and three injured when a vehicle collided head on with a truck on the N3 between Warden and Villiers in the Free State. Free State Traffic Law enforcement spokesperson Kabelo Moloabi says the driver of the vehicle lost control after a tyre burst and hit the truck. Moloabi says the vehicle […]

Sizwe Vilakazi’s family still shocked by his death 6 November 2017, 6:58 AM

The family of Sizwe Vilakazi, the Head of legal services at the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), says they are still struggling to come to terms with his murder. It is alleged that three armed men entered his business premises in Tsakane east of Johannesburg at the weekend and shot him five times. They then […]