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2017 Budget Speech Live

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Budget Speech is expected to be punctuated by a handful of attention-catching announcements.

ArtiZen partnership seeks to boost Durban tourism
Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:30
South Africans await Budget 2017
Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:15
Ten vehicles have been bought, which includes six Nissan Leaf’s and have been incorporated in the CSIR vehicle fleet for use by the employees.
SA not ready for electric cars: Expert
Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:11
ArtiZen partnership seeks to boost Durban tourism
Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:30
South Africans await Budget 2017
Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:15
Ten vehicles have been bought, which includes six Nissan Leaf’s and have been incorporated in the CSIR vehicle fleet for use by the employees.
SA not ready for electric cars: Expert
Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:11
The attacks and looting of foreign owned shops come on the heels of attacks of foreign nationals, mostly Nigerian, in Pretoria west over the weekend.
Atteridgeville calm but tense
Wednesday 22 February 2017 11:20
The South African warship, SAS Amatola, was at the scene with descendants on board.
The South African warship, SAS Amatola, was at the scene with descendants on board.

South Africa

Phahlane challenges McBride to prove allegations

Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:26

Acting National Police Commissioner Kgomotso Phahlane has denied suggestions that he mislead Parliament when he said that he was only recently informed of an IPID investigation against him.

Africa

Opposition parties want the National Assembly to carry a vote of no confidence in the Prime Minister before any other business in its first sitting.
Lesotho National Assembly reconvenes on Friday

Tuesday 21 February 2017 21:21

Fireworks are expected when the Lesotho national assembly reconvenes on Friday.

World

'Trump's rhetoric makes world a darker place'

Wednesday 22 February 2017 07:17

Amnesty International believes US President Donald Trump's "poisonous" rhetoric on his way to winning the White House led a global trend towards increasingly divisive politics in 2016.

Politics

Hartbeespoort branch members divided over Molefe saga

Wednesday 22 February 2017 05:38

The decision by the North-West ANC executive committee to appoint former Eskom boss Brian Molefe as a member of Parliament has split the Hartbeespoort branch.

Business

2017 Budget Speech Live

Wednesday 22 February 2017 13:55

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Budget Speech is expected to be punctuated by a handful of attention-catching announcements.

Science

Ten vehicles have been bought, which includes six Nissan Leaf’s and have been incorporated in the CSIR vehicle fleet for use by the employees.
SA not ready for electric cars: Expert

Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:11

Demand Response and Energy Efficiency Program Manager at the CSIR, Dr Peter Mukoma, says South Africa is not ready for an onslaught of electric cars from the infrastructure point of view.

Lifestyle

ArtiZen partnership seeks to boost Durban tourism

Wednesday 22 February 2017 12:30

If you are heading down to Durban this coming weekend for the 2017 Metro FM Awards you have to visit the Artizen Restaurant & Lounge in KwaMashu.

Sport

Sundowns beat Platinum Stars, move up log

Wednesday 22 February 2017 07:00

Mamelodi Sundowns are now four points behind log leaders Kaizer Chiefs, this after their 1-nil win over Platinum Stars at Royal Bafokeng stadium, in Rustenburg on Tuesday.

Opinion

Possibly no previous Minister of Finance has had to walk a tightrope like Pravin Gordhan will have to when he delivers his 2017 budget speech.
Budget 2017: To do great things is difficult

Wednesday 22 February 2017 08:31

With a mandate few leaders would have the courage to take on; all eyes will be on Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan as he presents his second Budget Speech since his re-appointment.

Budget 2017

Minister Pravin Gordhan tables his Budget Speech in Parliament on the 22nd February.

SONA 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 9, 2017. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

SABC TV News Current Affairs

The latest Special Assignment, Fokus, Interface and Cutting Edge programmes. Video now available.

SABC TV News Current Affairs
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