SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.
There is already speculation that the Cape fires were caused by arson.
There is already speculation that the Cape fires were caused by arson. ( )

Probe underway to determine cause of Cape fires

A forensic investigation is under way into the cause of the extensive fire which raged across the South Peninsula for nearly a week.

Court interdicts potential Sapo strike
Friday 6 March 2015 18:23
Court interdicts potential Sapo strike
Friday 6 March 2015 18:23
President Jacob Zuma paid a surprise visit to different public transport facilities in Mamelodi.
Zuma to intervene in train crisis
Friday 6 March 2015 17:10

South Africa

Supra Mahumapelo, says his administration's mission is to achieve 6 % of economic growth .
R1 billion set aside for infrastructure in N West

Friday 6 March 2015 19:22

Over R1 billion has been set aside to address the infrastructure challenges in the North West province.

Africa

South Sudan peace talks adjourn without agreement

Friday 6 March 2015 14:43

Peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels adjourned on Friday and there was no date set for the next meeting, a mediation official said.

World

EU drops sanctions on Yanukovich's security chief

Friday 6 March 2015 16:14

The European Union has dropped sanctions imposed last year on the head of ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich's security service.

Politics

N West municipalities, departments under investigation

Friday 6 March 2015 17:23

An investigation has been instituted into the operations of several North West municipalities and departments.

Business

Court interdicts potential Sapo strike

Friday 6 March 2015 18:23

A potential strike at the South African Post Office (Sapo) has been interdicted by a labour court in Johannesburg on Friday.

Science

MWC 2015
5G network to connect cars and smarter gadgets

Friday 6 March 2015 15:19

The internet of things, 5G network, connected cars, mobile security and faster, thinner smartphones and tablets dominated the 2015 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Spain this week.

Lifestyle

Wally Serote, who spoke at a media briefing prior to an upcoming International Storytelling Festival in Pretoria.
Storytelling a powerful educational tool: Serote

Friday 6 March 2015 18:34

Professor Wally Serote says storytelling is an effective tool in teaching.

Sport

Kaizer Chiefs is enjoying a 10-point lead at the summit of the PSL log table
All sytems go for Soweto derby

Friday 6 March 2015 19:45

Stadium Management South Africa says it is ready to host the most celebrated annual footballing event on the PSL calendar, the Soweto derby at the FNB stadium.

Opinion

SA visits South America and the Carribean

Friday 6 March 2015 13:50

Deputy Minister of Dirco, Luwellyn Landers embarked on state-level visits to the Republic of Chile, the Republic of Colombia and the Oriental Republic of Uruguay.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

State of the Nation Address

President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.

Budget 2015

Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.

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