SABC News - Johannesburg


‘ANC to reinvent itself ahead of 2016 local government elections’

Monday 29 September 2014 12:44

The African National Congress (ANC) is worried about its electoral support base ahead of the 2016 local government elections.  


Marques unhappy with Swallows' performance

Sunday 28 September 2014 09:28

Moroka Swallows' coach Zeca Marques was unhappy with his side's performance against Free State Stars after they threw away a 2-0 lead to lose the match 3-2 at Goble Park Stadium on Saturday.


I feel so alive: Unathi

Sunday 28 September 2014 07:59

Unathi Msengana says she is in a beautiful space in her life.


Maimane calls for Mokonyane’s resignation

Sunday 28 September 2014 06:50

Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane, has called for Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane, to step down.


Seventh heaven for Amakhosi

Sunday 28 September 2014 06:39

Mandla Masango scored his fourth Premiership goal of the season as Kaizer Chiefs limped to a 1-0 win over Maritzburg United at FNB Stadium on Saturday night.


Pretoria residents urged to use water sparingly

Saturday 27 September 2014 20:30

The Tshwane Metro has urged residents in and around Pretoria to use water sparingly.


Mezzo releases "No colour" album

Saturday 27 September 2014 09:34

Singer and songwriter, Malvory “Mezzo” Adams says he comes from a musically inclined family.


Johannesburg residents have been struggling with water shortages since last week.
Integrated committee set up to address water shortage

Friday 26 September 2014 20:37

An integrated committee has been set up to address the water shortage problem that has affected various parts of Gauteng.


Diepsloot residents wage war against rat infestation

Friday 26 September 2014 19:49

Residents of Diepsloot, east of Johannesburg, are waging what they call a losing battle against rats and have called on authorities to intervene.


Water shortage continues to affect many residents.
Errand businesses struggle with water shortage

Friday 26 September 2014 14:38

Businesses in Bedfordview, east of Johannesburg, have been affected by the low water supply in the area.


 Areas in Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni were affected by water shortages.
Expert laments late response to water shortages

Friday 26 September 2014 09:00

Visiting Professor at University of the Witwatersrand, Mike Muller says Rand Water and government’s response to the Gauteng water shortages was late.


Residents in some areas in Johannesburg have been affected by water shortages.
Infrastructure vandalism concerning: Committee

Friday 26 September 2014 07:25

The continuing vandalism and theft of water infrastructure in South Africa was concerning, Parliament's portfolio committee on water and sanitation said on Thursday.


SABC receives qualified audit opinion

Thursday 25 September 2014 20:01

Communications Minister, Faith Muthambi, says the SABC's finances have improved in the 2013/2014 financial year, but there are still areas of concern.


Two die in helicopter crash near Rand Airport

Thursday 25 September 2014 18:08

The Civil Aviation Authority is investigating the helicopter crash near Rand Airport in Germiston on the East Rand


Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the economy needs to reflect the demographic realities in South Africa.
Ramaphosa calls for radical economic transformation

Thursday 25 September 2014 16:50

The country is heading for radical economic transformation, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa during his address at the summit of the Association of Black Securities and Investment Professionals.


DA, COPE add voice against water shortages

Thursday 25 September 2014 14:05

The DA says Water and Sanitation Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, and representatives from Rand Water have failed to arrive at an emergency meeting in Kempton Park to address water crisis in Gauteng.


Former Jozi FM DJ charged with premeditated murder

Thursday 25 September 2014 11:25

Jozi FM DJ Donald Sebolai, accused of killing his girlfriend Rachel Tshabalala three months ago, will now be charged with premeditated murder.


Water restored to most parts of Joburg

Thursday 25 September 2014 10:30

Water has been restored to most areas of Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni, according to local authorities.


The Wits solar car generates 1 200W from the sun.
Wits students showcase new solar car

Thursday 25 September 2014 07:30

Wits University students have showcased their solar car on campus in Braamfontein, Johannesburg.


The legendary Simba Morri is one of the many acts to be seen at the Shifty concert in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
Shifty Records celebrates heritage through music

Wednesday 24 September 2014 10:01

The Shifty Heritage Music Festival which ends off the Shifty September month of celebrations will see a line-up of multiple artists rocking at the famous Bassline nighclub in Newtown, Johannesburg.


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