Newcastle farm couple’s murder case postponed to October

28 September 2020, 12:57 PM
The case of the man accused of the murder of a couple in Newcastle in KwaZulu-Natal has been postponed to October 29, to allow for further investigations into the matter.
SABC to rebrand programs 1 June 2018, 6:02 PM

The South African Broadcasting Corporations says South Africans can, from Monday, look forward to reworked and rebranded programming across its television, radio and online platforms.

Bheki Cele
Cele vows to root out criminals in the SAPS 1 June 2018, 4:26 PM

Police Minister Bheki Cele says on top of his list of priorities is going back to the basics that helped reduce the crime rate between 2010 and 2011 while he was National Police Commissioner.

‘Much is needed to improve access to education’ 1 June 2018, 3:33 PM

Child rights activists say whilst government has made progress in ensuring that children benefit from social grants, much needs still need to be done to improve access to education. 

Gauteng Health dept opens criminal cases against striking workers 1 June 2018, 2:43 PM

The Gauteng Health Department has opened criminal cases against protesting health workers who went on the rampage at the Charlotte Maxexe Hospital in Johannesburg on Thursday.

One killed in suspected taxi attack 1 June 2018, 2:18 PM

Police are on the scene of the shooting in the Pietermaritzburg CBD near the Brookside Taxi Rank in KwaZulu-Natal where one person has been killed and one wounded.

New look for SABC News 1 June 2018, 12:57 PM

SABC News has undertaken a complete overhaul  - this through the re-imagining and re-branding across all its platforms

Two people killed at KwaMashu Hostel shooting 1 June 2018, 12:15 PM

Two suspects have been fatally wounded in a shoot-out with police at KwaMashu Hostel north of Durban.

Denosa calls for Motsoaledi to step down 1 June 2018, 12:09 PM

The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) has called on Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi to immediately step down.

Klerksdorp bank robbery suspects granted bail 1 June 2018, 12:05 PM

Two of the six robbery suspects who were arrested for robbery at the Nedbank branch in Klerksdorp in the North West last month have been granted bail of R30 000 each by the local magistrate's court.

Death threats against AG’s Office officials condemned 1 June 2018, 11:45 AM

The National Assembly has condemned alleged death threats against officials of the Auditor-General's(AG) Office.

Brakpan woman arrested in connection with drugs 1 June 2018, 11:38 AM

The police have uncovered a drug manufacturing lab and seized drugs valued at one-million-rand in Brakpan east of Johannesburg.

Dr KJ Srinivasa
Indian diaspora commemorate Gandhi 1 June 2018, 10:10 AM

This year marks 125 years since Mahatma Gandhi was evicted from a first class train coach because of the colour of his skin.

Charlotte Maxeke disruption could have been avoided: Nehawu 1 June 2018, 7:34 AM

Trade union NEHAWU says what happened at the Charlotte Maxeke Hospital in Johannesburg could have been avoided if the Gauteng Health Department had kept the promise it made during wage negotiations.

World marks International Children’s Day 1 June 2018, 7:07 AM

The United Nation children's fund (UNICEF) has called on governments, particularly those in Africa, to invest more in programmes and campaign that promote children's rights.

Extreme weather conditions hit Cape Town 1 June 2018, 6:26 AM

Much-needed rain has fallen in Cape Town bringing with it rough seas and strong gale force winds.

Syndicates plan cash heists inside prison 1 June 2018, 6:10 AM

Highly-organised criminal sydicates have been planning many cash-in-transit heists inside prisons.

Protests at Charlotte Maxeke hospital unacceptable: Motsoaledi 1 June 2018, 5:51 AM

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says Thursday's protest at Charlotte Maxeke hospital in Johannesburg is unacceptable.

Aaron Motsoaledi
Motsoaledi slams protests at Charlotte Maxeke hospital 31 May 2018, 9:33 PM

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has described the scenes at the Charlotte Maxeke hospital as hooliganism.

Cele visits Sadia Sukhraj’s family 31 May 2018, 6:15 PM

The third suspect wanted in connection with Monday's hijacking incident at Chatsworth south of Durban in which a 9-year-old girl was fatally wounded, has been identified.

SABC sets up commissions into interference, harassment…. 31 May 2018, 4:19 PM

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has set up two Commissions of Inquiry into editorial interference and sexual harassment.

Doctors and nurses on strike in Mpumalanga hospital 31 May 2018, 2:18 PM

Doctors and nurses have gone on strike at Mapulaneng hospital in Bushbuckridge Mpumalanga over its poor security.

Alleged serial rapist nabbed in Western Cape 31 May 2018, 1:02 PM

Western Cape police have arrested an alleged serial rapist in Hermanus in the Overberg.

Eddie Funde described as ‘fearless’ liberation hero 31 May 2018, 12:05 PM

Acting Gauteng Premier, Hope Papo says South Africans should learn and follow the steps of former Ambassador and former SABC Board Chairperson, Edddie Funde and continue to fight for the rights of the ordinary citizens.

Motorists urged to avoid London Road in Alexandra 31 May 2018, 11:40 AM

Motorists are advised to avoid 13th Avenue and London Road in Alexandra north of Johannesburg due to an ongoing protest.

Man in court for child’s murder 31 May 2018, 10:52 AM

A 27-year-old man will on Thursday morning appear in the Mookgopong Magistrate's court in connection with the murder of his six-month old baby.

Welcome home prayer for Zuma 31 May 2018, 9:55 AM

Scores of people are expected to attend a welcome home prayer for former President Jacob Zuma at Nkandla in northern KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday.

Book claims police involved in cash heists 31 May 2018, 9:40 AM

A new book asserts that police officers are involved in most cash-in-transit heists in the country.

Situation calm in Mohlakeng following protests 31 May 2018, 9:09 AM

The situation is calm in Mohlakeng Township on Gauteng's West Rand on Thursday morning.

Eddie Funde to be laid to rest 31 May 2018, 6:25 AM

The funeral service of former SABC Board chairperson and Ambassador to Germany, Sonwabo Eddie Funde will take place at the Bryanston Methodist Church north of Johannesburg Thursday.

Rohde faces further grilling over wife’s murder 31 May 2018, 5:48 AM

The State is on Thursday expected to continue its cross-examination of murder accused, Jason Rohde, in the High Court in Cape Town.