SABC News - Accident


Gwede Mantashe paid tribute to Mbixane's many talents and emphasised that he was also a successful small farmer.
Youth must emalute late DJ Saba Mbixane: Mantashe

Wednesday 4 March 2015 20:41

ANC Secretary General, Gwede Mantashe says the youth should emulate the late Umhlobo Wenene FM DJ Saba Mbixane in loving their culture and agriculture.


 Saba Mbixane succumbed to injuries he sustained during a motorcycle accident last week.
Umhlobo Wenene FM presenter to be remembered

Wednesday 4 March 2015 09:35

The Eastern Cape government has arranged a memorial service for the late Umhlobo Wenene FM veteran traditional music presenter, Saba Mbixane on Wednesday at 12 pm.


According to eyewitnesses, the vehicle appears to have rolled and uniformed police officers lay strewn next to the road.
One dead and 14 injured in police accident

Monday 2 March 2015 17:39

One person died and 14 were injured in an accident on the N7 near the Vissershoek turn-off in the Western Cape.


The survivors say they managed to escape from the wreckage through the windows before the taxi caught fire.
Taxi crash leaves five burnt beyond recognition

Monday 2 March 2015 13:53

Five people died and nine others were injured after the minibus they were travelling in lost control, hit an embankment and caught fire on the R81 between Polokwane and Mooketsi in Limpopo.


North West skydiver dies during jump

Sunday 15 February 2015 15:55

A skydiver has died during a solo jump in Rustenburg in the North West.


Simba was larger than life: Co-presenters

Thursday 5 February 2015 10:09

Top Billing presenters Lorna Maseko and Ursula Chikane have described co-presenter Simba Mhere’s passing as unbelievable and surreal.


Probe into Pretoria crash under way

Tuesday 3 February 2015 11:30

A count of culpable homicide is being investigated after three people were killed on the R101 and R102 highways


Joburg collision leaves 13 pupils injured

Monday 2 February 2015 11:15

13 school children have been injured after the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck on the N3 Highway in Alberton on Gauteng's East Rand.


Simba Mhere's memorial service will be held during the week.
Driver in Simba Mhere accident faces two counts of culpable homicide

Sunday 1 February 2015 20:17

The driver of the vehicle that collided with Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere's car - faces two counts of culpable homicide and another of reckless and negligent driving.


Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere died in an accident on Saturday.
Tributes still pouring in for Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere

Sunday 1 February 2015 14:13

Tributes are still pouring in for SABC’s Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere, who died in a car accident on Saturday morning.


Tributes are pouring in following the death of Simba Mhere.
SA mourns the death of Simba Mhere

Saturday 31 January 2015 20:36

Fellow colleagues and South Africans have taken to social media to express their sadness and shock over the death of Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere.  


Simba Mhere died in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Ten die in Sandton accident

Saturday 31 January 2015 15:16

Ten people have been killed after the bakkie they were travelling in overturned on the N3 in Marlboro, Sandton.


Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere dies

Saturday 31 January 2015 12:30

SABC's well-known Top Billing Presenter Simba Mhere has died. He was involved in an accident in the early hours of Saturday morning in Johannesburg.


Umlazi taxi crash leaves 22 critically injured

Thursday 29 January 2015 11:45

Twenty-two school children have been seriously injured after a minibus taxi crashed into the back of a bus at Umlazi, south of Durban in Kwa-Zulu Natal.


The driver lost control and slammed into a house.
Six school children killed in KZN crash

Thursday 29 January 2015 06:29

Six children have died following a road accident in Imbali township in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday.


Western Cape roads claim nine lives

Sunday 11 January 2015 11:45

Nine people have been killed on Western Cape roads since the start of the weekend. Provincial Traffic Chief, Kenny Africa, says most of the deceased were pedestrians.


Festive season road fatalities down 0.6%

Friday 9 January 2015 14:32

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters says road fatalities declined by 0.6% in the past festive season to 1368.


 Carl Pistorius had to undergo several operations following the accident.
Pistorius’ brother charged with reckless driving

Friday 9 January 2015 06:33

Limpopo police have confirmed they will charge Carl Pistorius, older brother of prison inmate Oscar Pistorius, with reckless and negligent driving.


Separate road accidents claim nine lives

Tuesday 6 January 2015 08:31

At least nine people have been killed in two separate accidents in Gauteng and the Eastern Cape in the past 24 hours.


10 killed in Zimbabwe accident

Sunday 4 January 2015 06:59

Ten people have been killed and six others marooned by flooded rivers in northern Zimbabwe.


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