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Bob Hewitt was sentenced to six years in prison earlier in 2015.
Bob Hewitt was sentenced to six years in prison earlier in 2015. ( )

Hewitt welcomes ‘collusion revelations’

Convicted sex offender Bob Hewitt says he and his family have long suspected some sort of collusion between the women who testified in his rape and sexual assault trial.

South Africa

Tshwane mayor condemns defacing of Paul Kruger statue

Tuesday 6 October 2015 22:02

The City of Tshwane has condemned the defacing of statues - including that of Paul Kruger - and has called on people to desist from cheap politicking.


Maternal deaths soar in Sierra Leone on Ebola fear: Researchers

Tuesday 6 October 2015 21:19

Maternal and new born deaths in Sierra Leone have soared since the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.


Neutrino scientists win Nobel Prize for Physics

Tuesday 6 October 2015 14:05

Japan's Takaaki Kajita and Canada's Arthur B. McDonald won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Physics for their discovery that neutrinos, labelled nature's most elusive particles, have mass.


Motsoaledi against submission of compensation fund for mines report

Tuesday 6 October 2015 18:48

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has requested the Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete not to have the Annual Report of the Compensation Fund for Mines and Works submitted.


SA’s central bank does not expect recession: Governor

Tuesday 6 October 2015 21:03

South African Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago said on Tuesday the economy, while weak, will not go into recession this year.


The Digital Education Show is a collaboration between the  Department of Education in partnership with SABC Education and ISASA.
The Digital Education Show kicks off in Johannesburg

Tuesday 6 October 2015 21:46

The 2015 Digital Education Show taking place in Sandton, Johannesburg , showcased emerging digital trends in education.


Animal lovers slept in kennels with rescued dogs and cats to raise awareness about the increasing numbers of neglected domestic pets around South Africa.
Bark in the Dark exposes animals' life behind the cage

Tuesday 6 October 2015 20:15

Bark in The Dark initiative is open up the shelter to the public at night to experience what shelter dogs and cats experience every waking minute they are behind their caged doors.


No let up in pressure but Boks know path to success

Tuesday 6 October 2015 21:37

There will be no let-up in the pressure on South Africa against the U.S. in their Rugby World Cup Pool B clash on Wednesday.


Tackling the inefficiency of the e-toll project

Tuesday 6 October 2015 07:37

Howard Dembovsky, National Chairman of the Justice Project South Africa, shares his views on the African National Congress' policy on e-tolls.

National Days 2015

South Africa will celebrate Heritage Day on 24 September. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

ANC NGC 2015

All the latest news, opinions and multimedia about the 2015 ANC National General Council (NGC).

he NGC is a mid-term review of the policies and implementation of decisions passed at the ANC's 2012 National Conference in Manguang.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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