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Officials say none of the dead would be returned to South Africa on this flight as South African forensic experts are still identifying the bodies in Lagos.
Officials say none of the dead would be returned to South Africa on this flight as South African forensic experts are still identifying the bodies in Lagos. ( )

SANDF aircraft off to Nigeria to evacuate survivors

The government is to send a South African National Defence Force (SANDF) aircraft to Lagos, Nigeria, on Sunday to evacuate the injured South Africans in the collapse of a church guest house.

School disruptions concerning: Committee
Sunday 21 September 2014 11:32
Christa Biyela’s latest book, titled Getting Dirty, is all about the gritty issues around sex, HIV and AIDS.
Author urges openness about sex, HIV and Aids
Sunday 21 September 2014 11:00
School disruptions concerning: Committee
Sunday 21 September 2014 11:32
Christa Biyela’s latest book, titled Getting Dirty, is all about the gritty issues around sex, HIV and AIDS.
Author urges openness about sex, HIV and Aids
Sunday 21 September 2014 11:00
The event is in support of the United Nations' yearly international "Peace Day" on Sunday.
SA music artists to perform for peace
Sunday 21 September 2014 10:04
A fire swept through about forty shacks late last night at the Orcanic informal settlement in Alexandra.
Man dies in Alexandra fire
Sunday 21 September 2014 09:34
The bronze metal statue portrays the Oubaas, as he was affectionately known, in his military uniform on his horse named "Charley".
Family humbled by Jan Smuts honour
Sunday 21 September 2014 08:35

South Africa

Durban collision claims five lives

Sunday 21 September 2014 11:35

Five people have been killed and four others injured when a two light motor vehicles collided on Stanger Street in Durban in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Africa

67 people were killed when Somali al Shabaab militants raided the upmarket Westgate mall on September 21 last year, hurling grenades and spraying bullets at shoppers as a punishment for Kenya sending
Kenya remains on high alert a year after Westgate mall attack

Sunday 21 September 2014 12:03

SABC East Africa Correspondent, Sarah Kimani says Nairobi is back to normal, but life will never be the same, because most shoppers when going to the mall always look behind their backs.

World

UN Women launches 'HeFORShe' campaign

Sunday 21 September 2014 08:26

UN Women has launched a campaign that places men at the centre of activism to end persistent inequalities faced by women and girls around the world.

Politics

Vusi Pikoli says the recent attacks against the Public Protector’s office is a shame.
Pikoli laments attacks on Chapter Nine Institutions

Sunday 21 September 2014 07:30

Former NPA boss, Vusi Pikoli has decried what he refers to as constant attacks on the Chapter Nine Institutions.

Business

Microsoft delays launch of its Xbox One console in China

Sunday 21 September 2014 10:16

Microsoft Corp has delayed the launch of its Xbox One game console in China, which had been set for release on Tuesday.

Science

SA’s UAVs are flying high

Saturday 20 September 2014 17:47

There is a growing international market for both civilian and military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and South Africa is no exception.

Lifestyle

Christa Biyela’s latest book, titled Getting Dirty, is all about the gritty issues around sex, HIV and AIDS.
Author urges openness about sex, HIV and Aids

Sunday 21 September 2014 11:00

Author Christa Biyela says people should be honest about their HIV status, adding that they talk about sex to their children or teenagers.

Sport

The Sharks levelled the scores when fullback SP Marais saw both his long-range efforts from more than 50 metres out  go over the crossbar.
Sharks overcome Bulls in Pretoria

Sunday 21 September 2014 08:04

 The Sharks kept their Currie Cup hopes alive by overcoming the Blue Bulls 26-15 at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday.

Opinion

This year's theme is: Celebrating 20 years of democracy: Tell your story  that moves South Africa Forward".
Heritage Day and its commercialization

Saturday 20 September 2014 17:19

Many South Africans are already planning how they will observe Heritage Day on September 24.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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