SABC News - Gauteng


It’s has been alleged that president Jacob Zuma is targeting creators of the Marikana report.
Zuma not linked to Mbombo’s retirement: Presidency

Monday 25 May 2015 19:02

The Presidency has rejected reports that President Jacob Zuma is linked to the retirement of the North West Police Commissioner, Lieutenant-General Zukiswa Mbombo.


Shakes Mashaba says he will push to win the next edition of the Cosafa Cup.
Mashaba spots good players for Afcon

Monday 25 May 2015 18:40

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba says he has already spotted good talent for South Africa's next month's 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Gambia


Announcement on the budget allocations to various city departments is also expected to be made.
Municipality services hike high on Johannesburg mayor address

Monday 25 May 2015 18:19

Residents of Johannesburg can expect to hear how much more they will be paying for electricity, water and sanitation, refuse removal and property rates


Today marks Africa Day.
IEC teaches S Cape pupils social cohesion amid xenophobic attacks

Monday 25 May 2015 17:10

Parents and learners from the Mzoxolo Primary School at George in Southern Cape gathered at the Lawaaikamp community hall to celebrate Africa Day.


Gauteng Premier David Makhura adressed Mondeor Primary school pupils at their special Africa Day Assembly.
We are all Africans: Makhura

Monday 25 May 2015 14:55

Gauteng Premier David Makhura told more than a thousand pupils of Mondeor Primary, south of Johannesburg that they are future of the country and the African continent.


Three year old Alex DJ takes on the world

Monday 25 May 2015 12:05

He may have not yet mastered the art of signing autographs but a 3-year-old DJ, known as "Arch Junior", from Alexandra township, is ready to take the world by storm.


JMPD officer faces disciplinary hearing over rape

Monday 25 May 2015 12:00

A metro police officer who allegedly drugged and raped a 16-year old girl in Braamfischerville in Soweto earlier this month will face an internal disciplinary hearing soon.


Expert calls for constructive dialogue on Eskom

Monday 25 May 2015 10:00

Energy expert Chris Yelland says the time has come for constructive dialogue on whether to privatize the country struggling power utility.


Derby-Lewis tries medical parole again

Monday 25 May 2015 09:11

Clive Derby-Lewis's bid for medical parole has been set down as a special motion and will be heard in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday.


South Africans are not xenophobic: Zuma

Monday 25 May 2015 06:51

Monday marks the formation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), the fore-runner to the African Union (AU) which was launched in 2002.


No shortage of essential medication in SA: Health Minister

Sunday 24 May 2015 20:25

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi held a conference in Pretoria where he assured South Africans that there is no shortage of essential medicines in the country.


Africa Day to promote AU: Zuma

Sunday 24 May 2015 17:46

President Jacob Zuma says Africa Day celebrations should mark the beginning of promoting the African Union and an African identity.


Road accidents in Fee State, Gauteng kill at least six

Sunday 24 May 2015 17:21

Paramedics are reporting on Sunday that least six people, including a five-month-old girl, died and 12 were injured in accidents in Gauteng and the Free State.


Agriculture dept still assessing ‘probable” carcinogenic herbicide

Sunday 24 May 2015 14:19

The Department of Agriculture is still determining whether a compound in commonly used pesticides, which has been found to “probably” cause cancer, will have to be regulated.


Zuma: Africa day about celebrating solidarity

Sunday 24 May 2015 12:59

President Jacob Zuma says Africa Day is about celebrating the solidarity and friendship African countries afforded South African during Apartheid.


Hundreds of people have gathered at the University of Pretoria in Mamelodi to celebrate Africa Day.
Africa needs to be mentally decolonised: Ntuli

Sunday 24 May 2015 12:11

Monday marks Africa Day and several events have been taking place since Saturday leading to the day.


African history should be part of curriculum: Lesufi

Sunday 24 May 2015 11:07

Gauteng MEC for Education, Panyaza Lesufi, says his department is in talks to make African history a part of schooling curriculum.


Africa day aims to regenerate continent: Mthethwa

Sunday 24 May 2015 09:33

Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa, says one on the reasons Africans should celebrate African Day is for ‘Africa to regenerate herself.’


Hundreds participate in Vuyo Mbuli inaugural memorial race

Sunday 24 May 2015 09:15

Hundreds of people have flocked to the inaugural Vuyo Mbuli Memorial Race held on the 24th of May to honour the life and legacy of the Morning Live news anchor, Vuyo Mbuli.


Banyana beat Gabon in Olympics qualifier

Sunday 24 May 2015 09:11

Banyana Banyana beat Gabon 3-2 in the 2016 Rio Olympics qualifier in Libreville on Saturday.


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