SABC News - Gauteng


Dramat must be in court on Friday to avoid arrest

Friday 30 September 2016 06:24

Former Hawks head, Anwa Dramat, must be at the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on Friday morning to avoid arrest.


Wits poll results to be released

Friday 30 September 2016 05:40

Wits University says the results of the poll, were students had to respond if they wanted to return to classes or not, will be released on Friday afternoon.


Wits await poll results as shutdown across the country continues

Thursday 29 September 2016 21:45

Wits University says the results of the poll sent out to students and staff will only be available on Friday.


MTN8 will be tightly contested: Coaches

Thursday 29 September 2016 21:18

Mamelodi Sundowns coach, Pitso Mosimane, and his Bidvest Wits counterpart, Gavin Hunt, agree that Saturday's MTN8 final will be a tightly-contested affair.


UJ lecture hall set on fire

Thursday 29 September 2016 18:32

A lecture hall has burnt down on the University of Johannesburg's Bunting Road Campus in Auckland Park.


Cabinet calls Motsoeneng’s reappointment 'disrespectful'

Thursday 29 September 2016 17:19

Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says the SABC board's decision to re-appoint Hlaudi Motsoeneng as the Head of Corporate Affairs shows the public broadcaster's disrespect for the rule of law.


Fees Must Fall: Sanef condemns attacks on journalists

Thursday 29 September 2016 16:58

Sanef says it’s outraged by the attacks on journalists by University of Johannesburg security during the "Fees Must Fall'' campaign at the University on Wednesday.


Lectures will continue despite protests: UJ

Thursday 29 September 2016 15:25

Academic activities at the University of Johannesburg will continued despite a wave of violent clashes between private security guards and protesting students, the institution said on Thursday.


Wits calls for urgent meeting with Nhleko, Masutha and Nzimande

Thursday 29 September 2016 14:32

Wits University Vice-Chancellor Adam Habib has called an urgent meeting with Police Minister Nathi Nhleko, Justice Minister Michael Masutha, and Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande.


Open Wi-Fi connections have become a big boom in some of the country's cities.
Open Wi-Fi connections leaving more South Africans vulnerable

Thursday 29 September 2016 14:15

People using open Wi-FI networks to access the internet are at risk of exposing their personal information to potential hackers.


SABC suffers R411 million loss

Thursday 29 September 2016 12:40

James Aguma says although the broadcaster suffered a loss of R411 million in the past financial year, it has never deviated from its mandate as a public broadcaster.


The Cape Mountain Zebra is endemic to South Africa.
SA’s Cape Mountain Zebra escapes extinction

Thursday 29 September 2016 09:13

South Africa's Cape Mountain Zebra is no longer threatened with extinction.


Partnership puts Adolescent Health under spotlight

Thursday 29 September 2016 09:06

Professor George Patton, Professional fellow in adolescent health research, says the health of adolescents is very important as it will impact on their health in the future.


The Department of Health aims to replace old cold room in some Gauteng hospitals.
Gauteng injects millions to refurbish mortuaries

Thursday 29 September 2016 09:02

The Gauteng Department of Health is to spend close to R9 million this financial year to refurbish mortuaries across the province.


Wits SMS polls underway

Thursday 29 September 2016 07:46

Wits University is on Thursday running a poll by SMS and intranet to determine if the campus population wants the academic programme to resume next Monday.


The NPA is against the misconception that it cannot deal with cases involving politicians.
Cases involving politicians not a problem for NPA

Thursday 29 September 2016 06:49

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says there is a misconception that prosecutors are finding it difficult to deal with corruption cases involving politicians.


Mashatile launches probe into violent councillor meeting

Thursday 29 September 2016 06:14

Gauteng Co-operative Governance MEC Paul Mashatile has launched an investigation into violent scuffles involving councillors in the Tshwane Metro Council.


Right2Know urges advertisers to stop advertising on SABC

Wednesday 28 September 2016 21:51

The Right2Know took what it calls 'the crisis at the SABC' to capital cities hoping to sway big advertisers.


Health dept. to conduct circumcision programme in Soshanguve

Wednesday 28 September 2016 21:48

The Gauteng Health Department says it’s committed to performing free, clean and painless medial circumcision for males residing in the Soshanguve and Mabopane area.


Uber expands food delivery business into South Africa

Wednesday 28 September 2016 20:42

Uber Technologies starts its Uber Eats food-delivery service in South Africa on Thursday before expanding in the rest of the country and into the continent, it said on Wednesday.


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