SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.
The exact mandate of the Nkandla ad-hoc committee, has been referred back to the National Assembly.
The exact mandate of the Nkandla ad-hoc committee, has been referred back to the National Assembly. ( )

DA welcomes referral of Nkandla terms

The DA on Friday hailed the referral of the Nkandla ad hoc committee's terms of reference to Parliament as a victory for accountability.

Sanral had wanted the relevant parts to be redacted
Sanral welcomes toll ruling
Friday 29 August 2014 16:58
Snow fell in many parts of the country on Friday.
KZN Disaster Management on snow alert
Friday 29 August 2014 16:04
Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema.
Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema.

South Africa

The Magistrate ruled there was no medical proof of sexual violence.
Court official accused of rape gets bail

Friday 29 August 2014 18:24

The court official accused of raping a member of the public during working hours in his office, has been released on R5000 bail.

Africa

Accord Chairperson, Graca Machel has also accepted an award for her personal contribution internationally.
Machel decries girl child’s plight in Africa

Friday 29 August 2014 19:20

Human Rights Activist, Graca Machel, has again highlighted the plight of Africa's most vulnerable women and children.

World

 Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says the conference with ambassadors is aimed at  ensuring economic transformation.
'SA has good cooperation with international countries'

Friday 29 August 2014 11:30

Department of International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says South Africa has good cooperation with international countries.

Politics

The exact mandate of the Nkandla ad-hoc committee, has been referred back to the National Assembly.
DA welcomes referral of Nkandla terms

Friday 29 August 2014 18:55

The DA on Friday hailed the referral of the Nkandla ad hoc committee's terms of reference to Parliament as a victory for accountability.

Business

Audi says the brakes will still function but the brake enhancing function from the booster may fail because of a potential leak in a membrane.
Audi recalls 70 000 cars

Friday 29 August 2014 16:11

Volkswagen's  premium brand Audi will recall 70,000 cars world wide because of a potential fault with the brake booster, a spokesman for the company said on Friday.

Science

Catch up on some of the highlights of the week in science in the SABC Digital News Science and Environmental Wrap.
Science and Environmental Wrap, 29 August 2014

Friday 29 August 2014 13:54

Science and environment news highlights of the week.

Lifestyle

Mohlamme was well known for his role as Markus in the 1989 Afrikaans film, 'n Pot vol Winter.
Veteran actor and playwright Boikie Mohlamme dies

Friday 29 August 2014 10:43

Veteran actor, playwright and doyen of Soweto theatre, Boikie Mohlamme, has died of heart failure. He was 84.

Sport

Dale Steyn with three for 36 as the home side was bowled out for 170.
Proteas get a bonus point from Zimbabwe

Friday 29 August 2014 19:20

The South African cricket team has easily beaten Zimbabwe by 61 runs in the triangular series in Harare, despite a batting collapse by the Proteas in their innings.

Opinion

Don’t blame media for ANC, Madonsela spat: Tsedu

Friday 29 August 2014 09:05

The media has not interfered nor created any drama in the recent spat between the office of the Public Protector and the African National Congress.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Women’s Day.

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.

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