Brothers Dylan and Ned Govender as well as Jeetendra Jaikissoon were in court yesterday. They have been charged with murder and attempted murder after they allegedly attacked five unarmed men as they were walking down a suburban road.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed optimism that people will turn out in their numbers to vaccinate this weekend.
The country's four mining trade unions The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU), Solidarity and UASA, have joined forces to fight Sibanye Gold management's steadfast refusal to give in to their wage demands
Deputy President David Mabuza has called on traditional and religious leaders to help government get more people vaccinated against COVID-19.
Eskom says it will not stop load reduction as long as communities continue with electricity theft.
1 635 new COVID-19 cases have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2 904 307.
As government and political parties gear up for the polls, SABC News looks back at previous service delivery protests that have plagued municipalities and districts, starting with the Gauteng province.
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has ordered six education MECs to address the lack of sanitation and water, including the use of pit toilets at schools.
The three police officers who handed themselves to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate at the Durban Central Police station this morning, have been granted bail of R3 000 each by the Durban Magistrate's Court.
Three more police officers handed themselves to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate at the Durban Central Police station on Friday morning.
The community of Khutsong near Carletonville in the west of Gauteng says the improved service delivery they fought for when they objected to being incorporated into the North West is falling short of expectations.
The Anglican Church of Southern Africa has found Reverend Melvin Booysen not guilty of sexual assault.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced South Africa's move to Alert Level 1 lockdown from midnight today
President Cyril Ramaphosa is giving an address on the government's latest response in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in the country. Ramaphosa last addressed South Africans a fortnight ago, when he moved the country to adjusted lockdown alert level 2.
The family of late anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol says they have been failed by the country's justice system.
The Executive Mayor of the James Moroka Local Municipality at Siyabuzwa in Mpumalanga, Rhoda Mathabe, says inadequate water supply to communities is due to aging water infrastructure.
The Northern Cape Department of Economic Development is yet to make a decision on three of its senior officials who are charged with fraud, contravention of the diamonds Act and the Public Finance Management Act.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation at 20h00 today on developments in the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
AmaZulu King Misuzulu kaZwelithini says the attacks by some members of the royal family are directed at him and not at the throne. He was speaking at a meeting to address the ongoing feud related to the succession to the throne.
An Eastern Cape Department of Education senior official, her brother and her husband are currently appearing at the Zwelitsha Magistrate's Court on charges of fraud and money laundering.
Communities in and around eMalahleni in Mpumalanga have marched to the Kendal Power Station demanding to be considered for economic opportunities.
The Department of Health has confirmed that the Deputy Director-General responsible for Health Regulations and Compliance, Dr Anban Pillay, will be among those receiving a suspension letter on Thursday.
The Buffalo City Metro in the Eastern Cape has warned motorists and residents to be vigilant amid rainy conditions.
Health Minister, Dr Joe Phaahla, has announced that action is being taken against six more employees in the Department of Health who were implicated in the Special Investigating Unit report into the Digital Vibes saga.
The Hawks have arrested a high-ranking education official linked to a fraud investigation worth millions of rands.
The West Rand District municipal council is expected to convene on Thursday to consider declaring the Merafong City local municipality a disaster area.
The Ministry of Health responds to the findings and recommendations contained in the Special Investigating Unit report into the Department`s award of National Health Insurance media campaign and subsequent COVID-19 communications to Digital Vibes. LIVE STREAM
The Tshwane Metro Police are monitoring the situation in the capital's CBD after residents blocked Kgosi Mampuru Road between the Kgosi Mampuru Prison and Visagie Street as well as in front of Tshwane House in Johannes Ramakgoase Road.
The Mangaung service delivery forum has resolved to suspend the total shutdown.
A four year old girl has died after being caught in crossfire of an alleged gang-related shooting in Cape Town.