SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.
 Sixty-seven South African nationals died when a building belonging to a church collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria on Friday last week.
Sixty-seven South African nationals died when a building belonging to a church collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria on Friday last week. ( )

SA mourns Nigerian building collapse victims

President Jacob Zuma has sent his and the country's condolences to the families of the 67 South African nationals who died when a building belonging to a church collapsed.

Real Madrid back on song with 5-1 rout of Basel
Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:50
Eighteen thousand houses destroyed with an estimated 100 000 people losing their homes in Gaza.
UN brokers Israel-Palestinian reconstruction deal
Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:00
Some Johannesburg surburbs were left without water on Tuesday.
Joburg water problem fixed, some areas still dry
Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:00
Real Madrid back on song with 5-1 rout of Basel
Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:50
Eighteen thousand houses destroyed with an estimated 100 000 people losing their homes in Gaza.
UN brokers Israel-Palestinian reconstruction deal
Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:00
Some Johannesburg surburbs were left without water on Tuesday.
Joburg water problem fixed, some areas still dry
Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:00
91 attacks on farms and 42 murders on farms have been reported in South Africa since January.
Over 1 000 farm murders since 1990: TAU
Wednesday 17 September 2014 05:36
Eleven people have been arrested since Monday for the violence at Grabouw.
ANC refutes Grabouw violence claims
Wednesday 17 September 2014 05:28

South Africa

Some Johannesburg surburbs were left without water on Tuesday.
Joburg water problem fixed, some areas still dry

Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:00

Some parts of Johannesburg were still experiencing water cuts on Tuesday evening, Johannesburg Water said.

Africa

Mozambique election campaigning begins

Tuesday 16 September 2014 20:18

Leaders of different political parties are crisscrossing Mozambique as campaigning for the general elections begins.

World

People pass some 'Yes' graffiti on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Polls show Scottish opponents of independence with slight lead of vote

Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:18

Scottish supporters of staying in the United Kingdom are 4% points ahead of secessionists with just a day to go before Scots vote in an independence referendum, three different opinion polls showed.

Politics

Eleven people have been arrested since Monday for the violence at Grabouw.
ANC refutes Grabouw violence claims

Wednesday 17 September 2014 05:28

The ANC in the Western Cape has strongly rejected allegations that it's responsible for the violence at Grabouw in the Overberg.

Business

Reprieve for rand on dollar profit-taking

Wednesday 17 September 2014 05:45

The rand gained against the US dollar for the second straight day on Tuesday .

Science

Health workers bring a woman suspected of having contracted Ebola virus to an ambulance in front of a crowd in Monrovia, Liberia.
Ebola demands a global response: Obama

Wednesday 17 September 2014 05:23

United States President Barack Obama has warned that it could become a threat to global security if the country’s worst affected break down.

Lifestyle

KZN World Heritage Sites to attract tourists

Tuesday 16 September 2014 19:51

The Zulus have a proverb about the miracles and wonders an aide of King Shaka saw in the land of the Thonga.

Sport

Real Madrid back on song with 5-1 rout of Basel

Wednesday 17 September 2014 06:50

Holders Real Madrid chased away some of their early-season blues as the record 10-times winners routed FC Basel 5-1.

Opinion

Pistorius will struggle to compete again: Sports Psychologist

Tuesday 16 September 2014 11:00

Sports Psychologist Ken Jennings says it will be difficult for convicted athlete, Oscar Pistorius, to attract public support should he return to athletics.

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.

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