SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.
Almost 200 000 people have fled the CAR since December, and a further 160 000 are expected to flee this year.
Almost 200 000 people have fled the CAR since December, and a further 160 000 are expected to flee this year. ( )

Tutu shares special Easter message with CAR

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has paid a special Easter tribute to the people of the Central African Republic (CAR).

Alternative content

Get Adobe Flash player

ANC set for two-thirds majority: Poll
Sunday 20 April 2014 11:15
ANC set for two-thirds majority: Poll
Sunday 20 April 2014 11:15
The late Ntombi Faith Msimang was laid to rest on Saturday.
PSC chair pays tribute to Ntombi Msimang
Sunday 20 April 2014 09:20

South Africa

Taxi owners still oppose taxi recapitalisation programme

Sunday 20 April 2014 12:20

Some taxi owners remain opposed to government's taxi recapitalisation programme, eight years after its inception

Africa

Almost 200 000 people have fled the CAR since December, and a further 160 000 are expected to flee this year.
Tutu shares special Easter message with CAR

Sunday 20 April 2014 12:34

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has paid a special Easter tribute to the people of the Central African Republic (CAR).

World

Twin 7-year-old boys fight off kidnapper in Texas

Sunday 20 April 2014 11:00

A pair of seven year old twin boys fought off an attempted kidnapper in San Antonio, Texas.

Politics

KZN ANC chairperson Senzo Mchunu says the ANC is a party whose history is characterised by cultural diversity.
ANC quells perception on Indians, white support

Sunday 20 April 2014 12:01

KwaZulu-Natal ANC chairperson Senzo Mchunu says the perception that the ruling party does not enjoy support among Indian and white communities is not true.

Business

Fawu weighs up legal options over ABI job cuts

Sunday 20 April 2014 06:41

Fawu says it's weighing its legal options regarding the planned job cuts at SABMiller's ABI soft-drinks bottling unit in South Africa.

Science

The robot is ready - so when will deep sea mining start?

Sunday 20 April 2014 08:34

The world's first deep sea mining robot sits idle on a British factory floor, waiting to claw up high grade copper and gold from the seabed off Papua New Guinea.

Lifestyle

Mustang turns half a century

Sunday 20 April 2014 00:20

The Ford Mustang is celebrating its 50th anniversary and it still turns heads like never before.

Sport

Stormers end losing run

Sunday 20 April 2014 08:05

The Stormers finally snapped a five-match sequence of defeats with a well-taken 18-3 victory over the Lions.

Opinion

Dixon stepped outside field of expertise: Forensic expert

Friday 18 April 2014 09:10

Forensic Scientist, Doctor David Klatzow says the defence's second expert witness in the Oscar Pistorius trial, Roger Dixon, has stepped outside his field of expertise.

2014 General Elections

South Africans will go to the polls for the country's fifth democratic general elections in 2014. Previous national and provincial elections were held in 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

Budget speech 2014

Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will present the National Budget to Parliament on 26 February 2014.

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.

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