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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Rape charges reinstated against Durban school principal 22 November 2017, 5:08 PM

A charge of rape by a 16-year-old Grade 10 pupil against the principal of a school at Verulam, north of Durban, has been reinstated by the Verulam Magistrate's Court.

New National Police Commissioner appointed 22 November 2017, 5:08 PM

President Jacob Zuma has appointed a new permanent National Police Commssioner. He is the Divisional Commissioner for Protection and Security Services, General Khehla John Sitole. He has gone through the ranks of the police having joined the service as a constable until his promotion as a Lieutenant General in 2011. He was born in Standerton […]

Zimbabweans in Durban not sure of Mnangagwa 22 November 2017, 4:47 PM

Zimbabweans living in Durban say while the country needs change, they are not sure that incoming President- Emmerson Mnangagwa- is the right man for the job.

Manamela no show due to stress 22 November 2017, 11:28 AM

Suspended Gauteng Mental Health Director, Dr Makgabo Manamela's medical certificate has been submitted to the Life Esidimeni hearings to prove that she had indeed gone to see a doctor on Tuesday.

WATCH: Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings 22 November 2017, 9:28 AM

The Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings continue in Parktown, Johannesburg.

Families slam Manamela’s no show at Esidimeni hearings 22 November 2017, 9:24 AM

It's not yet clear if the lawyer for suspended Gauteng Mental Health Director, Dr Makgabo Manamela, submitted her medical certificate to the Life Esidimeni hearings before close of business on Tuesday.

Two men in court for human head possession 22 November 2017, 6:41 AM

The murder case of two men who were found in possession of a human head in Polokwane has been adjourned until Wednesday in the High Court in Polokwane.

Robberies prompt tight security at PE schools 22 November 2017, 6:07 AM

Parents in Port Elizabeth townships are calling on the Education Department to beef up security at schools following a spate of robberies.

Hundreds displaced following Cape Town shack fire 22 November 2017, 5:53 AM

About 150 people have been displaced after a fire destroyed their shacks in the Masiphumelele informal settlement near Fish Hoek.

Nxasana’s lawyers say he was forced out of office 21 November 2017, 8:40 PM

The High Court in Pretoria has reserved judgement in the matter where Corruption Watch and Freedom Under Law are challenging former NPA's, Mxolisi Nxasana's 17 million rand golden handshake.

Nehawu lambasts dept. of higher education & training for corruption 21 November 2017, 8:14 PM

National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union has accused the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Hlengiwe Mkhize of undermining its members.

E Cape starts summer circumcision season 21 November 2017, 6:50 PM

Stakeholders involved in the circumcision practice in the Eastern Cape are hoping for zero circumcision deaths this summer.

Civic groups want Nxasana offer overturned 21 November 2017, 6:31 PM

Lawyers for President Zuma and the National Prosecuting Authority have conceded that the R17 million golden handshake settlement paid to former NPA head Mxolisi Nxasana was unlawful and irrational.

Community of Bottlebrush in Durban infuriated at death of two year old child 21 November 2017, 4:28 PM

Eleven thousand residents of Bottlebrush informal settlement in Shallcross, South of Durban have called on the Ethekwini Municipality to provide them with electricity.

PE township schools targeted by criminals 21 November 2017, 3:42 PM

Parents of learners from schools in Port Elizabeth townships are calling on the Education Department to implement stringent security measures as criminals target the schools.

WATCH: Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings Part 3 21 November 2017, 3:12 PM

A warrant of arrest is to be issued for suspended Gauteng Mental Health Director, Dr Makgabo Manamela.

Suspects arrested for issuing false roadworthy certificates 21 November 2017, 1:55 PM

The Hawks have arrested two suspects thought to be part of a syndicate issuing illegal vehicle roadworthy certificates in the Western Cape.

Panel to push for corruption free Gauteng 21 November 2017, 12:52 PM

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has announced the members of a civil society-led advisory panel to deal with corruption and promote integrity within the provincial government.

Police make breakthrough in KwaDlangezwa shooting 21 November 2017, 12:50 PM

Police at eMpangeni on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast have made a breakthrough in connection with Friday night's killing of six people at Dlangezwa near the University of Zululand.

E Cape aims for zero deaths during initiation 21 November 2017, 12:22 PM

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders says it's aiming for a death-free initiation this summer season.

Manamela a no show at Life Esidimeni hearings 21 November 2017, 11:28 AM

The Life Esidimeni hearings have been adjourned for now because suspended Gauteng Mental Health Director, Dr Makgabo Manamela, failed to show up, citing ill-health.

Green ID books remains legal: Home Affairs 21 November 2017, 10:11 AM

The Department of Home Affairs says a message doing the rounds - that green barcoded ID book will no longer be valid after 31 March next year - is fake.

Partnership puts spotlight on child headed households 21 November 2017, 9:57 AM

Unicef in conjunction with Grey Global Kids Council has joined forces this year and will be focusing on child headed households among other topics.

Watch: Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings 21 November 2017, 9:29 AM

Suspended Gauteng Mental Health Director, Dr Makgabo Manamela is facing more questions as the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings continue in Parktown, Johannesburg.

WATCH: Parliamentary inquiry into Eskom 21 November 2017, 9:27 AM

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe and former Board chair Zola Tsotsi are appearing before the parliamentary inquiry into Eskom.

Two women due in court for husbands murder plot 21 November 2017, 7:20 AM

Two Eastern Cape women accused of conspiring to have their husbands killed, will know next Monday whether they will be granted bail or not.

Suspected cannibals back in KZN court 21 November 2017, 5:40 AM

Four men suspected of cannibalism are due to appear in the Estcourt magistrate's court in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands on Tuesday.

Durban mosque collapses 20 November 2017, 9:03 PM

Moulana Abed Ahmed Khan the leader of the Verulam Mosque north of Durban, says they are relieved there were no fatalities or serious injuries when the mosque's roof collapsed on Monday afternoon.

Zuma not fit to appoint NPA head: Lawyer 20 November 2017, 5:53 PM

Two Senior Counsellors advocates Wim Trengove and Matthews Chaskalson are representing Freedom Under Law and Corruption Watch in the former NDPP Mxolisi Nxasana case before the High Court in Pretoria.

UNIADS chooses Khayelitsha to launch its new report on HIV 20 November 2017, 4:24 PM

UNAIDS Executive Director, Michel Sidibé , has launched a report in Khayelitsha on the Cape Flats which shows that 4.2 million people in South Africa have access to anti-retroviral treatment.