SABC News - Gauteng


ANC Secretary Sihle Zikalala says KwaZulu-Natal has too many tolls.
ANC assures no e-tolls in KZN

Thursday 31 July 2014 14:30

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal says it has been given the assurance that there are no plans to introduce new tolls, or the e-tolling system in the province.


Czech Fugitive Radovan Krejcir and his associates facing charges of kidnapping, attempted murder and dealing in drugs
Krejcir trial puts Judge's safety under spotlight

Thursday 31 July 2014 09:36

Czech businessman Radovan Krejcir's trial will resume on Thursday in the South Gauteng High Court sitting in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court on Gauteng's East Rand.


ANC, Salga welcome municipal audits

Thursday 31 July 2014 06:22

The African National Congress (ANC) has welcomed the progress of financial management by municipalities, as announced in the release of the 2012/13 municipal audit outcomes in Pretoria on Wednesday.


Criminals are using a range of strategies to prey on business owners
Gauteng leads in bank associated robberies

Thursday 31 July 2014 05:42

More than 50% of bank associated robberies in the country have been recorded in Gauteng.


Pupils in township schools around Pretoria will now incorporate internet use as part of their school curriculum.
Over 200 Tshwane schools receive free Wi-Fi

Wednesday 30 July 2014 19:45

More than 200 public schools in the City of Tshwane have received free Wi-Fi internet connections for everyday use.


Tshwane ANC to lay charges following violence

Wednesday 30 July 2014 19:23

The ANC's Tshwane regional executives have once again expressed their regret for Monday's violence at their offices in the capital.


Goldfields mine inquiry postponed

Wednesday 30 July 2014 14:40

The inquiry into the death of nine mineworkers at Goldfields South Deep Mine in western Gauteng has been postponed to the 17th of September.


Sing like Brenda Fassie

Wednesday 30 July 2014 12:17

A talent search competition has been launched by the Brenda Fassie Legacy Tour and Arts Alive.


 Discovered: A multi-million rand drug lab
Gauteng police bust multi-million rand drug lab

Wednesday 30 July 2014 12:01

Gauteng police have discovered a multi-million-rand drug lab in Walkerville, south of Johannesburg.


 The strike in the platinum belt lasted five-months.
Debate on length of strikes needed: ANC

Wednesday 30 July 2014 06:30

Society needs to debate and find solutions to strikes that last too long, African National Congress Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe said on Tuesday.


SANDF defends stance on HIV-positive employees

Wednesday 30 July 2014 05:55

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) says employing HIV positive people is a huge financial burden.


Major steps needed to protect the constitution: De Klerk

Tuesday 29 July 2014 18:48

Former President F.W De Klerk has appealed for unity among all South Africans, still fragmented by the divisions of the past.


SANDF taken to court over discrimination of HIV-positive members

Tuesday 29 July 2014 17:11

Judgment has been reserved in a court case involving two former employees of the South African National Defence Force.


ANC compares EFF to rebel movement

Tuesday 29 July 2014 14:39

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe on Tuesday drew comparisons between the Nazis and Julius Malema's Economic Freedom Fighters.


Phomolong residents protest against poor service delivery

Tuesday 29 July 2014 12:06

The community of Phomolong informal settlement in Mamelodi East, has blockaded Solomon Mahlangu Drive leading into the township with burning tyres and rocks.


ANC slams Tshwane office chaos

Tuesday 29 July 2014 07:40

The African National Congress (ANC) in Tshwane has condemned the storming of its office in Pretoria on Monday by fellow party members.


Truck driver dies in Germiston crash

Sunday 27 July 2014 09:09

A truck driver has burnt to death after a truck he was driving crashed onto a bridge on the N3 freeway in Germiston on Gauteng's East Rand.  


Gauteng taxi operators urged to register with Sanral

Sunday 27 July 2014 06:30

The South African National Roads Agency (Sanral) says taxi operators in Gauteng must register their vehicles with it in order to be exempted from paying e-tolls.


Julius Malema has thanked party supporters for seeing it to its first anniversary.
EFF's one year anniversary draws crowds

Saturday 26 July 2014 19:30

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) celebrated its first year anniversary in a packed Thokoza Park in Soweto on Saturday.


Gauteng on drive to recover debt owed to municipalities

Saturday 26 July 2014 19:01

The Gauteng government, with help from the national government, will fast track the process of collecting household debt owed to its municipalities from households not classified as indigents.


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