SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.
The TRC is said to have failed to address economic crimes.
The TRC is said to have failed to address economic crimes. ( )

TRC's failure to tackle economic crimes raises concerns

One of the biggest failures of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (RTC) is its inability to deal with economic crimes says Waheed Patel.

Alternative content

Get Adobe Flash player

Mr FunkDaddy's album promises groovy jazz
Saturday 19 April 2014 08:30
Sacci’s copper theft barometer increased in March to R 11 million from R10. 7 million in February.
Copper theft to push up energy prices: Sacci
Saturday 19 April 2014 08:10
A seven-week international search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has so far proved fruitless.
MH370 black box search may end within a week
Saturday 19 April 2014 07:45
Mr FunkDaddy's album promises groovy jazz
Saturday 19 April 2014 08:30
Sacci’s copper theft barometer increased in March to R 11 million from R10. 7 million in February.
Copper theft to push up energy prices: Sacci
Saturday 19 April 2014 08:10
A seven-week international search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has so far proved fruitless.
MH370 black box search may end within a week
Saturday 19 April 2014 07:45
Maritzburg United's 2-0 win over Ajax Cape Town moved them to 11th place on the PSL log standings.
Maritzburg keep top eight hopes alive
Saturday 19 April 2014 07:05
Mandrax with a street value of about R2 billion was seized in Benoni last month.
Police Ministry targets drug lords
Saturday 19 April 2014 06:53

South Africa

The TRC is said to have failed to address economic crimes.
TRC's failure to tackle economic crimes raises concerns

Saturday 19 April 2014 08:40

One of the biggest failures of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission (RTC) is its inability to deal with economic crimes says Waheed Patel.

Africa

Nigeria Islamists still holding 85 schoolgirls after raid - State

Saturday 19 April 2014 07:30

Nigeria’s state government says that the Nigerian Islamist militant group, Boko Haram is still holding 85 girls it abducted from a raid on a secondary school in north eastern Borno state

World

A seven-week international search for the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 has so far proved fruitless.
MH370 black box search may end within a week

Saturday 19 April 2014 07:45

Australian officials supervising the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 told Reuters that an underwater search for the black box recorder could be completed in five to seven days.

Politics

Malema says ANC does not have charismatic leaders whose names can be used to woo voters.
Malema accuses ANC of abusing Mandela's name

Friday 18 April 2014 20:17

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has accused ANC leaders of abusing former president Nelson Mandela's name in their campaign for May 7 general elections.

Business

Sacci’s copper theft barometer increased in March to R 11 million from R10. 7 million in February.
Copper theft to push up energy prices: Sacci

Saturday 19 April 2014 08:10

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sacci) Chief Executive Officer, Neren Rau says energy prices will be higher this winter as a result of copper theft.

Science

Philip Volkwyn has also thanked the support and services of other fast food outlets.
Ranger walks 1600kms to highlight plight of rhinos

Friday 18 April 2014 17:52

An anti-poaching ranger is walking more than 1600km in about 60 days to highlight the serious danger that is posed to rhinos across South Africa.

Lifestyle

Mr FunkDaddy's album promises groovy jazz

Saturday 19 April 2014 08:30

Music producer, composer and arranger, Sisa Sopazi popularly known as ‘Mr FunkDaddy’ says: 'Music is my baby'.

Sport

Maritzburg United's 2-0 win over Ajax Cape Town moved them to 11th place on the PSL log standings.
Maritzburg keep top eight hopes alive

Saturday 19 April 2014 07:05

Second-half goals by Bongolethu Jayiya and Michael Morton helped Maritzburg United keep alive their top eight Premiership prospects with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Ajax Cape Town.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Follow us on:
Follow us on Twitter Join our Facebook group Watch SABC News video's on Youtube Get RSS feeds or subscribe to podcasts Visit our mobile site, www.sabcnews.mobi