SABC News - Gauteng


The National Prosecuting Authority recently announced that four apartheid-era police officers were charged with Nokuthula Simelane's murder.
Simelane family losing hope over successful prosecution

Friday 12 February 2016 12:27

The family of the late anti-apartheid activist, Nokuthula Simelane, says it is not entirely confident that those involved in her murder 33 years ago will be successfully prosecuted.


Cas Coovadia says President Jacob Zuma created a platform for government to work toward the vision of the National Development Plan (NDP).
Banking Association welcomes Zuma's take on economy

Friday 12 February 2016 09:55

Cas Coovadia says it was the first time in a couple of years that President Jacob Zuma to concentrated on the economy and acknowledged that South Africa is facing an economic crisis.


ConCourt to hear McBride’s case

Thursday 11 February 2016 20:38

The Constitutional Court says that it will hear a case brought by suspended Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) boss Robert McBride.


Mosimane thrilled to have his attacking trio ‘CBD’ all firing

Thursday 11 February 2016 18:00

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane is thrilled to have an attacking trio currently in red-hot form.


Donald Sebolai is yet to be senteced for the murder of his girlfriend Dolly Tshabalala.
Tshabalala’s family disappointed Sebolai is still not sentenced

Thursday 11 February 2016 17:54

The family of slain Dolly Tshabalala are disappointed that convicted murderer, Donald Sebolai, was not sentenced on Thursday.


Former Jozi FM DJ Donald Sebolai was convicted of the murder of his girlfriend Dolly Tshabalala in 2014.
Sebolai’s consultation had elements of dishonesty: Social Worker

Thursday 11 February 2016 15:12

Social Worker, Siphumelele Mbatha, has conceded that her consultation with convicted murderer, Donald Sebolai, had elements of dishonesty.


CASE EVIDENCE: A young female dog was dragged around on a chain with its mouth bound with duct tape, whilst another dog was encouraged to attack her for a training exercise.
Verdict due for Atteridgeville Dog Fighters

Thursday 11 February 2016 14:40

On Friday four men accused of animal cruelty and dog fighting will appear in court to hear the magistrate’s verdict in the Atteridgeville Bait Dog Case.


Donald Sebolai was found guilty of killing his girlfriend, Dolly Tshabalala at his Soweto apartment in 2014.
Social worker to testify in Sebolai pre-sentencing proceedings

Thursday 11 February 2016 07:18

A social worker is expected to testify in the pre-sentencing proceedings of convicted murderer and former community radio DJ, Donald Sebolai on Thursday.


The win sees Sundowns going nine points clear of their closest rivals at the top of the league table while Pirates find themselves in seventh place with 23 points.
Pirates fall as Sundowns march on

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:44

Mamelodi Sundowns confirmed their dominance top the Absa Premiership table with a 2-1 win over Orlando Pirates in a league match at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday night.


The Cultural, Religious and Linguistics Rights Commission has met with Pastor Penuel Mnguni to discuss the complaints laid against him by the South African Council of Churches.
Snake Pastor violated the Bill of Rights

Thursday 11 February 2016 06:05

The Cultural, Religious and Linguistics Rights Commission says the controversial 'Snake Pastor' has grossly violated the Bill of Rights by making his congregation consume live snakes.


Donald Sebolai broke down several times in the  Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court on Wednesday. .
Sebolai wishes there was an eye witness to confirm his story

Wednesday 10 February 2016 21:15

Convicted murderer Donald Sebolai says he wishes there was an eyewitness to help him prove that he did not stab his girlfriend.


Overall annual visitor numbers down: Stats SA

Wednesday 10 February 2016 18:38

The festive season saw a pickup in foreign visitor numbers to the country but the overall annual trend was down, with immigration and visa regulations largely blamed for the slowdown.


ANCYL defends Maine amidst violence charge

Wednesday 10 February 2016 18:05

The ANCYL has come in defence of its president Collen Maine after COPE opened a case of inciting violence against him for an alleged civil war threat against the EFF.


A case relating to the powers of the Public Protector was heard in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday.
Does the Public Protector have any power?

Wednesday 10 February 2016 17:58

The Constitutional Court (ConCourt) has reserved judgment in its hearing on the powers of the Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela.


ANC dismisses EFF's Gupta claims

Wednesday 10 February 2016 15:19

The ANC have called allegations that the Gupta family has influenced the one trillion rand nuclear deal unfounded.


Spotlight on intimate femicide at former Jozi-Fm DJ's trial

Wednesday 10 February 2016 13:38

The trend of men killing their partners is on the rise in South Africa.


Lesufi angry at the use of a bus as a classroom

Wednesday 10 February 2016 13:25

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says swift action will be taken against those who made the decision for a bus to be used as a classroom at Kwanele Primary school in Katlehong, Ekhuruleni.


Chief Xolile Ndevu stated that Mandla Mandela has a right to marry whoever he wants.
Contralesa distances itself from 'Chief Mandela allegations'

Wednesday 10 February 2016 11:00

Congress of Traditional Leaders (Contralesa) provincial secretary Chief Xolile Ndevu refuted claims that the organisation is not welcoming Mandla Mandela’s decision to marry a Muslim woman.


OUTA it has received numerous complaints from the public about a new round of threatening messages informing them to pay e-toll fines.
Outa warns SMS demands for e-toll payments illegal

Wednesday 10 February 2016 08:35

Outa has warned that threatening SMS demands for outstanding e-tolls may be illegal.


I’m leaving it in the hands of Treasury: Madonsela

Tuesday 9 February 2016 21:24

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says she is leaving it to Treasury to look into the amount that President Jacob Zuma must pay back for upgrades to his private home at Nkandla.


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