NATO leaders to meet in London in December

6 February 2019, 3:39 PM
The leaders of NATO's 29 countries will gather in London in December for a special meeting to mark the alliance's 70th anniversary, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced Wednesday.
DA wants Eskom’s power generation privatised 19 March 2019, 10:00 PM

The DA says it will combat loadshedding by privatising the power generating part of Eskom, freezing power station builds and embracing green power producers. DA Shadow Minister Natasha Mazzone says the ANC has broken Eskom to the extent that it is on the verge of actual collapse. Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan as well as […]

February 2019 SABC News Highlights 1 March 2019, 4:05 PM

Loadshedding came back suddenly, President Cyril Ramaphosa made a musical overture to the EFF in his State of the Nation address, and the country witnessed a resurrection or was it…? This is what happened in February 2019.  

SABC exclusive: Pres. Ramaphosa on AU, other issues 12 February 2019, 12:33 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa speaks exclusively to the SABC in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where he attended the African Union Summit.

Internal squabbles continue to cripple PAC 11 February 2019, 9:14 PM

Internal squabbles continue to cripple the already divided PAC.

Sanef condemns Ndabeni Abrahams’ behaviour 11 February 2019, 8:49 AM

South African National Editors Forum (Sanef) Chairperson Mahlatse Mahlase says the behaviour of the Minister of Communications Stella Ndabeni Abrahams is shocking and disappoint.

SA to take over the helm of AU in 2020 11 February 2019, 7:44 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa will take over the helm of the African Union in 2020.

May, Juncker hold ‘robust’ Brexit meet, agree new talks 7 February 2019, 10:40 PM

Britain and the EU agreed Thursday to hold more talks to try to avoid a no-deal Brexit after a "robust" meeting between Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker.

Lekota calls for Ramaphosa to resign 7 February 2019, 6:02 PM

The leader of the Congress of the People Mosiua Lekota has called for President Cyril Ramaphosa to resign following the Bosasa-scandal.

Thulani Ngcobo- Pitch Black Afro
Judgment in Pitch Black Afro’s bail application postponed 7 February 2019, 2:45 PM

Judgment in the bail application of Soweto born rapper Thulani Ngcobo, popularly known as Pitch Black Afro, has been postponed once again.

F State municipalities still owe Eskom billions 7 February 2019, 11:57 AM

Eskom says it is concern that many municipalities in the Free State have not been able to settle their electricity debts.

LGBT community slams media for derogatory reporting 7 February 2019, 10:49 AM

The lesbian and gay community in KwaZulu-Natal say 25 years into democracy they are still being victimised by indigenous language often used by some print media when writing their stories. The Lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBT) community organisation held a seminar facilitated by the Human Rights Commission to discuss their concerns about the […]

Nantes consider legal action over Sala transfer payment: source 6 February 2019, 8:25 PM

Nantes have consulted lawyers to explore legal options to ensure Cardiff City pay the transfer fee for Emiliano Sala, a source close to the French club revealed Wednesday.

State of the Nation Address 2019 6 February 2019, 4:27 PM

[Watch]Hearing into Clifton Beach incident 4 February 2019, 3:11 PM

The City of Cape Town says the incident of December the 23rd last year when beach goers were asked to leave Clifton Beach was not racially-motivated.

R Kelly
Explosive R Kelly documentary producer supports calls for boycott 1 February 2019, 6:14 AM

The executive producer of an explosive documentary that details sexual abuse allegations against US singer R Kelly says she fully supports calls for the boycott of Kelly's music following the series.

Khuzani "Indlamlenze" Mpungose
Maskandi musicians plan to fill up Moses Mabhida stadium 30 January 2019, 7:16 PM

Maskandi musician Khuzani Mpungose, popularly known as Indlamlenze, says traditional musicians coming together to "Sicwalisa i-Mabhida" loosely translated to "Fill-Up Mabhida," will promote unity in the industry.

Public Investment Corporation live stream
[Watch] PIC Commission of Inquiry 28 January 2019, 10:09 AM

The Commission of Inquiry into the affairs of the Public Investment Corporation resumes today in Pretoria. The Commission will commence with evidence from other PIC employees.

Amb. Dumisani Kumalo special official funeral 28 January 2019, 6:41 AM

Government special official funeral service for South Africa’s former permanent representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Dumisani Kumalo, held at the Calvary Methodist Church in Midrand. 

Oliver Mtukudzi
Thousands bid final farewell to Oliver Mtukudzi 28 January 2019, 6:36 AM

Zimbabwean national hero, musician Oliver Mtukudzi was buried at his rural home of Madziva on Sunday. Thousands gathered to bid farewell to the man they affectionately called TUKU.

Hollywood’s equality push fails to boost female film directors 4 January 2019, 2:11 PM

Only 8% of Hollywood’s top films in 2018 were directed by women, down from 11% the prior year, despite high-profile efforts to improve gender equality, a study released on Thursday showed.

Rains didn’t deter thousands from welcoming 2019 1 January 2019, 8:30 PM

Rains didn't deter thousands from welcoming 2019

Scores poisoned in Aleppo gas attack, Syria and Russia blame rebels 26 November 2018, 5:37 AM

A health official in Aleppo said victims suffered breathing difficulties, eye inflammation and other symptoms suggesting the use of chlorine gas.

2018 Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement 23 October 2018, 3:53 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa standing with Xi Jingpin
7th FOCAC Summit 3 September 2018, 2:40 PM

State Capture Inquiry 28 August 2018, 1:29 PM

Bheki Ntuli Secretary Ethekwini Region speaking
ANC in eThekwini wants to reconcile with members who abandoned it ahead of the 2016 local elections 8 August 2018, 8:28 PM

The ANC biggest region in the country, eThekwini, wants to reconcile with members who abandoned the party ahead of the 2016 local elections.

August is Woman's Month in South Africa
Women’s Month 2018 8 August 2018, 6:54 PM

Interesting facts about Zimbabwe elections 25 July 2018, 8:48 PM

Zimbabweans will be heading to the polls on 30 July - the most anticipated elections for the country since independence in 1980.

10th BRICS Summit 2018 24 July 2018, 7:05 PM

Project Sunshine lighting the dark in townships 18 July 2018, 12:32 PM

In South Africa, it is common for communities living in impoverished settlements not to have direct access to electricity and water. The same applies to Roodplaat Plot 175 - on the other side of Pretoria in Gauteng. The Butterfly Foundation has since intervened in the area by installing solar lights