N3 Chota Motala offramp reopened following protest action

27 January 2022, 10:42 AM
The N3 at the Chota Motala offramp in Pietermaritzburg has been re-opened in both directions.
Police urge community to identify drown victim 31 March 2018, 9:15 AM

Police divers on Friday recovered the body after community members reported seeing a body floating in the river.

South African tourism has ‘huge growth potential’: minister 31 March 2018, 7:53 AM

Tourism, which contributes more than R400 billion to Africa’s most industrialized economy, is seen by government as key to help drive growth.

Nzimande urges drivers to rest to avoid accidents 31 March 2018, 7:06 AM

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says he's concerned about people driving while fatigued.

Commuters left stranded in Eastern Cape 31 March 2018, 6:46 AM

Commuters who rely on taxis travelling on the R61 between in the Eastern Cape continue to struggle with finding transport over the Easter weekend after Police Minister Bheki Cele shut routes down. The route between Mthatha and Port St Johns and the N2 between Mthatha and Tsolo were shut down by Cele as part of […]

Pretoria Court dismisses urgent application on land grab 30 March 2018, 9:49 PM

The land debate has taken centre stage, as much as in committee and board rooms, as on the ground

Settlement reached in Zinzi Mandela custody battle 30 March 2018, 9:34 PM

Former President Nelson Mandela's daughter Zinzi Mandela has avoided a messy child custody battle. On Friday she settled an out of court application compelling her to allow the mother access to her child.

Traffic decreases in Free State 30 March 2018, 5:03 PM

Traffic volumes have decreased on major roads in the Free State after the initial Easter weekend rush.

Three dead, two injured in Joburg taxi rank shooting 30 March 2018, 5:02 PM

Three people have been killed and two others seriously wounded after an unknown gunman opened fire on them at Wanderers long-distance taxi rank near Joubert Park in central Johannesburg, SAPS said on Friday.

Large crowds of holiday-makers descend to KZN 30 March 2018, 4:12 PM

Large crowds of holiday-makers have descended on KwaZulu-Natal's famous beaches to spend their Easter holidays.

Traffic congestion in Musina leaves motorists frustrated 30 March 2018, 2:39 PM

The Home Affairs department says more than 22-thousand people have crossed into Zimbabwe at the Beit bridge border post in Musina in Limpopo in the last 24 hours.

Three die after shooting incident 30 March 2018, 10:23 AM

Three people have died and another three were wounded in a shooting incident in Joubert Park in Johannesburg Thursday night.

SA’s Easter road deaths spike 30 March 2018, 9:23 AM

Two people have died in separate crashes in the Western Cape since the start of the Easter Weekend.

‘Decolonised Education has become a politicised concept’ 30 March 2018, 8:35 AM

Respected educator and professor of Education at Stellenbosch University Jonathan Jansen says the concept of decolonised education is set to fizzle out with time.

Fatal crash in KZN claims 14 lives 30 March 2018, 8:20 AM

Fourteen people have been killed in a crash involving a minibus on the R33 near Greytown on the KwaZulu-Natal midlands last night.

Law officials to ensure safety on all routes 30 March 2018, 7:30 AM

North West MEC for Community Safety and Transport Management Dr Mpho Motlhabane says law enforcement units are working together on all routes this Easter weekend to ensure that all operations are streamlined.

Bus accident victims’ families called to identify bodies 29 March 2018, 8:00 PM

Eastern Cape Transport MEC Weziwe Tikana has made a call to families whose loved ones were on a Vaal Maseru bus from Welkom to Mthatha on Wednesday, to come and identify their bodies at the Forensic Department in Mthatha.

Class action law suit against Tiger Brands, Enterprise Foods filed 29 March 2018, 5:56 PM

An application for a class action law suit against Tiger Brands and Enterprise foods has been filed at the South Gauteng High Court on Thursday.

Jacobs appointed as Crime Intelligence Head 29 March 2018, 5:20 PM

National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole says the newly appointed Crime Intelligence head Major General Anthony Jacobs is a clean officer.

Volume of vehicles entering KZN increases drastically 29 March 2018, 4:55 PM

Traffic authorities in KwaZulu-Natal say the volume of vehicles entering the province has increased drastically.

EThekwini Municipality launches Youth Employability Indaba 29 March 2018, 4:40 PM

The eThekwini municipality has launched the KwaZulu Natal Career Expo and Youth Employability Indaba aiming at showcasing employment opportunities in the province.

Teachers can’t be blamed for department failures: Sadtu 29 March 2018, 3:56 PM

Sadtu in KwaZulu-Natal says principals cannot be blamed for the failures of the Department of Education such as lack of adequate learning materials and teacher shortage.

Social grants to be paid with minimum disruptions: Govt 29 March 2018, 3:20 PM

Government has assured social grant beneficiaries that their money will be paid with minimum disruptions. 

Cape Judge Desai’s wife dies 29 March 2018, 3:19 PM

The wife of Cape Town high court judge, Siraj Desai, has died.

Govt urges motorists to obey rules of the road 29 March 2018, 2:31 PM

Government has appealed to motorists to drive with extra care and observe the rules of the road during the Easter long-weekend.

Government called upon to impose laws protecting people with albinism 29 March 2018, 2:20 PM

The KwaZulu-Natal Albinism Society has called on Parliament and other relevant stakeholders to implement laws specific to people with albinism.

Nene commits to support SAA’s financial turnaround strategy 29 March 2018, 2:19 PM

The National Treasury has given the assurance that it remains committed to supporting the South African Airways (SAA) board in its effort to turnaround the financial performance of the airliner.

South African corruption perceptions worsens: IRR 29 March 2018, 2:09 PM

The perception of corruption in South Africa has deepened over the past two decades, data published in a survey published by the South African Institute of Race Relations showed on Thursday.

SA still facing challenges dealing with road safety: Nzimande 29 March 2018, 1:45 PM

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says there are still a lot of challenges in dealing with road safety on South African roads.

Three killed in Limpopo crash 29 March 2018, 12:17 PM

Three people have been killed in a collision between a taxi and car on the N1 road in Mookgopong in Limpopo.

Gauteng identifies crash hotspots as long weekend begins 29 March 2018, 11:07 AM

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane says they've increased the number of law enforcement personnel by over 1 200 officers to strengthen capacity ahead of the Easter long weekend.