SABC News - Gauteng


Musician Senyaka Kekana will be buried on Thursday.
Senyaka remembered as funny, talented at his memorial service

Tuesday 31 March 2015 19:32

Family, friends, fans and colleagues of the late musician Senyaka Kekana gathered for his memorial service at the Baseline club in Newton, Johannesburg, on Tuesday.


 Num says Zola Tsotsi resignation shows good leadership .  
DA, Num welcome Tsotsi’s resignation

Tuesday 31 March 2015 15:12

Democratic Alliance's spokesperson on Public Enterprises Natasha Mazzone says she welcomes the resignation of Eskom Chairperson Zola Tsotsi, but urgent questions need to be answered in Parliament.


Mugwena Maluleke says a strike will affect hospitals and schools.
Public sector strike unavoidable: Sadtu

Tuesday 31 March 2015 09:05

The South African Democratic Teacher's Union's General Secretary, Mugwena Maluleke says the a strike in the public sector is inevitable after negotiations reached a dead end.


 Irvin Jim says Zwelinzima Vavi is going through what Numsa went through.
Jim speaks of 'individuals with an agenda' in Cosatu

Tuesday 31 March 2015 08:55

Numsa General-Secretary, Irvin Jim says the Cosatu General-Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi's expulsion comes as no surprise.


Dlamini refutes Vavi expulsion reports

Tuesday 31 March 2015 08:15

Cosatu President, Sdumo Dlamini has dismisses claims the federation has expelled Cosatu’s General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi.


Police are at the scene where two officers died on Sunday following a shootout with criminals on the N3 south near Edenvale.
Police not deterred by cop-killing criminals

Tuesday 31 March 2015 08:00

Police have stressed that they will not be deterred in their fight against crime by ruthless criminals who kill their colleagues.


Vavi responds to expulsion on social media

Monday 30 March 2015 20:29

Zwelinzima Vavi is expected to challenge his expulsion by Cosatu’s Special Central Executive Commitee.


R400 000 reward for info on N3 shooting

Monday 30 March 2015 20:09

A hefty R400 000 reward has been offered for any information after two policemen were gunned down in Modderfontein, Johannesburg, on Sunday.


One of the suspects in SABC mugging case released on bail

Monday 30 March 2015 19:43

One of the suspects allegedly involved in the armed robbery of a SABC TV crew has been granted bail of R5000 in the Johannesburg Magistrates Court.


Vavi expelled from Cosatu

Monday 30 March 2015 18:45

Cosatu's CEC has voted for General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi’s expulsion from the labour federation. The CEC met in Braamfontein on Monday.


ANC postpones National General Council

Monday 30 March 2015 18:31

The ANC has postponed the National General Council which was scheduled to be held later in the year.


NUM, Popcru continue vicious verbal attacks on Vavi

Monday 30 March 2015 17:01

Two Cosatu affiliates have continued their vicious verbal attacks on embattled General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi.


Mbalula, Oosthuisen cleared of allegations of wasteful expenditure

Monday 30 March 2015 16:38

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has found no evidence showing that Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula and his deputy Gert Oosthuizen undertook flights not in line with the functions of his department.


ACSA fined for price fixing

Monday 30 March 2015 12:45

The Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) has been heavily fined for price-fixing.


Police search for Edenvale shooting suspects

Monday 30 March 2015 07:55

Police are searching for more suspects following Sunday's shooting on the N3 highway in Edenvale on the Gauteng East Rand, which left two policemen dead and a third wounded.


Former Kwa-Ndebele areas call for Putco’s termination

Sunday 29 March 2015 20:17

A community based steering committee grouping in the former Kwa-Ndebele areas is calling for the termination of the Putco bus service.


Second policeman dies after N3 shootout

Sunday 29 March 2015 20:02

A second policeman has died in hospital, following a shooting on the N3 South just before the Modderfontein off-ramp in Edenvale on the East Rand, Johannesburg.


Re-registration of social grants saves govt from fraudulent claims

Sunday 29 March 2015 16:10

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says the re-registration of social grants beneficiaries has saved government over R3 billion in fraudulent claims.


Tom Ndaba says being in the music industry taught him the skill of mastering everything.
Legendary pianist Tom Ndaba reviving his talent

Sunday 29 March 2015 14:59

The legendary pianist Tom Ndaba says being in the music industry for so many years taught him the skill of mastering everything.


I won't run away: Vavi

Sunday 29 March 2015 13:05

A defiant Cosatu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi is not resigning from the trade union federation.


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