SABC News - Gauteng


There are only three SABC board members left, including the chairperson Mbhulaheni Maghuve.
Maxegwana reiterates call for remaining SABC Board members to resign

Saturday 22 October 2016 12:28

The chairperson of Parliament's Communications Portfolio Committee, Humfrey Maxegwana, has reiterated his call on the three remaining SABC Board members to resign.


Police arrest two for hijacking, possession of an unlicensed firearm

Saturday 22 October 2016 10:03

Two suspects have been arrested after hijacking a motorist and being in possession of an unlicensed firearm in Ivory Park near Tembisa on the East Rand.


Brenda Mtambo says afro-soul sound gives you the platform to be intimate with yourself and the fans.
Mtambo back with her latest album "So Much More"

Saturday 22 October 2016 09:46

Musician Brenda Mtambo says her new album "So Much More" is something that she always wanted to do.


The rescue team had to use specialised rescue tools to free the dead from the wreckage.
Three killed in taxi, truck crash in Gauteng

Saturday 22 October 2016 09:41

Three men, including the driver, died when a minibus taxi crashed into the back of a truck on the N12 westbound at the Pretoria Road off-ramp in Boksburg on Friday night.


Church-goers robbed in Alexandra

Saturday 22 October 2016 09:21

Gauteng police are searching for 10 suspects who robbed a church congregation of their belongings in Alexandra north of Johannesburg. They also shot at the priest but he was not injured.


Perception about ICC must be addressed internationally: ACDP

Saturday 22 October 2016 09:11

The ACDP in Parliament says the perception that the ICC is a kangaroo court set up to prosecute African leaders only, should be addressed internationally.


Ban Ki-moon also recalls a significant role played by South Africa in the establishment of the Rome Statute and the ICC.
Ban expresses regret at SA's intention to withdraw from ICC

Saturday 22 October 2016 08:39

United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, has expressed his regret at South Africa's intention to withdraw from the International Criminal Court.


Sankie Mthembi Mahanyele says the ANC and government support the students in their call for free education however they must understand that it needs to happen progressively.
Fees Must Fall a legitimate struggle: Mahanyele

Saturday 22 October 2016 08:05

ANC member of the National Executive Committee, Sankie Mthembi-Mahanyele, has described the #FeesMustFall movement as a legitimate struggle.  


Markram puts Titans well on top

Saturday 22 October 2016 07:43

Aiden Markram made it another successful day for a Titans debutant after he struck 162 to give his side total command against the Dolphins.


Mcebo Dlamini allegedly on a hunger strike in prison

Saturday 22 October 2016 06:45

Former Wits Student Representative Council president and #FeesMustFall leader, Mcebo Dlamini, is allegedly on a hunger strike in prison, an activist said on Friday.


Standard Bank supports Gordhan in Oakbay saga

Saturday 22 October 2016 06:32

Standard Bank has joined several other banking institutions that have agreed with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan that government cannot intervene when a bank closes the accounts of a client.


FNB supports Pravin Gordhan's court application.
FNB supports Gordhan application against Guptas

Friday 21 October 2016 21:23

FNB has come out in support of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's court application for an order clearing him of any responsibility to intervene in the closure of the Oakbay Investments bank accounts.


Last week President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi signed off on legislation that says Burundi also intends to leave the ICC.
Not true ICC has anti-African agenda: Landsberg

Friday 21 October 2016 21:17

Professor Chris Landsberg says government could not stomach another court ruling against them, hence the decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court.


Justice Minister Micheal Masutha says the 12 month countdown, that it takes to no longer uphold ICC rules, started on Thursday when government sent a notice of to the United Nations.
UN confirms receipt of SA's withdrawal from ICC

Friday 21 October 2016 20:53

The United Nations has confirmed a receipt of  South Africa's withdrawal from the  International Criminal Court  and it will take effect within one year's time.


Kwaito musician Mandoza died of cancer last month.
Mandoza to be honoured at MTV Africa Music Awards

Friday 21 October 2016 20:45

The late Kwaito superstar- Mandoza's legacy will be honoured at the MTV Africa Music Awards which will be taking place at the Ticketpro Dome in Randburg on Friday.


Student leader Benjamin Phahle passed away on Friday morning.
Students mourn death of Benjamin Phehla

Friday 21 October 2016 19:57

Tshwane FeesMustFall student leaders are mourning the death of student leader Benjamin Phehla who died on Friday morning after a car ran into a group of protesting students on Thursday.


Students at different institutions are demanding free education at tertiary institutions.
TUT, University of Venda make presentations at Fees Commission

Friday 21 October 2016 18:08

Universities require funding in order to efficiently execute their mandate of contributing to the growth of knowledge economy.


Andrew Mlangeni led a large group of golfers through 18 holes on Friday at the Huddle park Golf club.
Sport department honours Andrew Mlangeni

Friday 21 October 2016 18:05

Anti-apartheid stalwart Andrew Mlangeni was on Friday honoured at the sixth Andrew Mlangeni ,in Johannesburg.


The student, Benjamin Lesedi Phehla and seven others were allegedly ran over by a member of the public
TUT student succumbs to protest injuries

Friday 21 October 2016 11:14

A student, who is also said to be a member of the SRC at TUT in Soshanguve, has died from injuries sustained at Thursday’s #FeesMustFall march.


Masutha clarifies SA's move on ICC

Friday 21 October 2016 11:11

Justice Minister Michael Masutha has given more details on South Africa's decision to formally start the process of withdrawing from the International Criminal Court, at a media briefing.


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