SABC News - Johannesburg


Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane says more Johannesburg taxi rape survivor have come forward.
More victims come forward after taxi rape incident

Sunday 26 March 2017 10:23

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane says more Johannesburg taxi rape survivors have come forward, bringing the total number of victims to nine.


Police should engage with communities in solving crime: Experts

Sunday 26 March 2017 07:41

Experts have warned that police will not win their fight against crime if they do not engage communities.


UJ vice-chancellor, Ihron Rensburg says  UJ is offering a Saturday school programme for Maths and Science.
UJ on a drive to assist Maths and Science pupils

Saturday 25 March 2017 21:42

Maths and Science remain a steep climb for many matriculants. Basic Education has numerous programmes to improve performance in the scarce skills subjects.


Men united against gender based violence.
Men walk in heels to raise awareness against gender-based violence

Saturday 25 March 2017 21:32

As the saying goes, “You don't really know another person until you've walked a mile in their shoes,” scores of Johannesburg men got into suits and stepped into high heels.


Maserati employees found unharmed

Saturday 25 March 2017 19:25

Two employees of a Maserati dealership in Bryanston, north of Johannesburg, who were taken hostage on Saturday have been found unharmed.


A manhunt is underway for five gunmen who snatched a Maserati Lavante in Bryanston.
Joburg dealership mugged of R2.1 million Maserati

Saturday 25 March 2017 18:19

On Saturday a R2.1 million Maserati Lavante was snatched off the floor of a dealership in Bryanston, north of Johannesburg.


The case was not back on the roll within the prescribed 48 hour period after bail was granted.
One of seven OR Tambo heist suspects acquitted

Friday 24 March 2017 20:30

Charges against one of the suspects involved in the OR Tambo International Airport robbery have been dropped.


ANC NEC will not discuss Lungisa’s status

Friday 24 March 2017 18:03

The African National Congress (ANC) NEC meeting will not discuss the refusal of Andile Lungisa to resign as regional chairperson of Nelson Mandela Bay.


TB remains the leading cause of deaths in SA

Friday 24 March 2017 16:45

Tuberculosis remains the leading cause of deaths in South Africa.


Egypt acquits Hosni Mubarak

Friday 24 March 2017 15:55

Egypt's top appeals court has acquitted Hosni Mubarak over his alleged involvement in the killing of protesters during the 2011 uprisings which ended his 30-year rule.


Santaco to take action against ‘taxi rape’ perpetrators

Friday 24 March 2017 05:45

Police in Gauteng are investigating several cases in which men pick up female passengers in a white or grey minibus taxi around Johannesburg and rape them.


Public Protector to investigate N West mining workers royalties

Thursday 23 March 2017 21:01

The Public Protector is to investigate a case where millions of rands in North West mining royalties went missing.


Da Gama revives Bafana's energy

Thursday 23 March 2017 18:21

Bafana Bafana stand-in coach Owen da Gama has the task of reviving the spirits of the newly-assembled squad following former coach Shakes Mashaba's sacking by Safa.


Generations studio 5 should be named after Mafela: Vundla

Thursday 23 March 2017 17:17

Local artists have paid heartfelt tributes to veteran artist Joe Mafela who died in a car crash last weekend in Johannesburg.


The seizure and operation is at the premises of nine fresh produce markets agents in Johannesburg and Pretoria.
Competition Commission probes price-fixing in fresh produce markets

Thursday 23 March 2017 16:55

The Competition Commission is conducting a search and seizure operation at the premises of nine fresh produce markets agents in Johannesburg and Pretoria over alleged price-fixing.


New mobile traffic administrative offices launched

Thursday 23 March 2017 14:51

In a bid to ease the burden on motorists, new mobile traffic administrative offices have been launched.


Watch Joe Mafela memorial service

Thursday 23 March 2017 10:57

The memorial service for entertainer Joe Mafela is underway at the Johannesburg Theatre in Braamfontein.


Speculations over Chief Justice Office break-in persist

Wednesday 22 March 2017 20:55

Police may have announced the arrest of three men in connection with the break-in at the Office of the Chief Justice but it has not quelled speculation about a string of attacks on state institutions.


Spur apologises to woman in heated altercation

Wednesday 22 March 2017 17:15

Restaurant chain, Spur has unequivocally apologised to Lebohang Mabuya and her family saying that physical aggression towards customers, especially women and children, will not be tolerated.


CPI figure slows down to 6.3%

Wednesday 22 March 2017 15:26

Although economic conditions are still tough, inflation has slowed down to 6.3% for the month of February from the 6.6% recorded the previous month.


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