SABC News - Johannesburg


 The "I am not my skin" campaign seeks to highlight the fight against the killing and mutilation of people with albinism.
Joburg march to highlight plight of people with albinism

Wednesday 27 July 2016 07:30

Hundreds of people are expected to gather in Braamfontein, Johannesburg on Wednesday for an albinism awareness march.


The roof of Phumulani shopping mall centre was blown off and several vehicles and an adjoining filling station were damaged.
Tornado ravaged Tembisa mall still closed for business

Wednesday 27 July 2016 06:21

It is unclear when the Phumulani shopping mall in Tembisa on the East Rand will open for business again after a tornado caused severe damage to its structure.


In about 10 years, four Premier League clubs have exchanged hands in South Africa.
PSL status transactions under spotlight

Tuesday 26 July 2016 21:53

Brand experts say the demand to buy Premier Soccer League status is good for the growth of the game.


The court has cautioned mangers at the SABC from making hasty disciplinary decisions as they could be held personally liable for court costs.
SABC Four ruling has direct ramifications for remaining Four

Tuesday 26 July 2016 21:03

Labour law expert, Michael Bagraim says Tuesday’s Labour Court ruling in the case of the SABC Four has direct implications for the remaining four dismissed journalists.


CSA approves quotas for national teams

Tuesday 26 July 2016 19:37

The board of directors of Cricket South Africa has approved in principle the decision to introduce quotas for all the national teams.


ConCourt approves R7.8 million Nkandla payback

Tuesday 26 July 2016 19:13

The Constitutional Court has approved a Treasury report detailing the amount that President Jacob Zuma is personally liable for regarding non-security upgrades to his Nkandla home.


Extreme weather prompts flight delays

Tuesday 26 July 2016 18:57

Extreme weather conditions are causing travel delays as flights have been delayed at airports around the country.


More than 50 % of the entry-level jobs require basic digital literacy skill. Johannesburg City hopes to assist the youth to access the job market.
City of Joburg, Microsoft to train 1 million people in computer skills

Tuesday 26 July 2016 18:50

In yet another project to address unemployment in Gauteng's Johannesburg Metro, the city has entered into a partnership with Microsoft.


Sanef welcomes court decision on SABC journalists

Tuesday 26 July 2016 15:57

The South African National Editors Forum (Sanef) has welcomed a Labour Court decision which effectively reinstates four SABC journalists who were dismissed for challenging editorial policy.


DA mayoral candidate Herman Mashaba says small business development will be the focus of his term of office.
Job creation top priority for Mashaba as mayor

Tuesday 26 July 2016 15:33

The Democratic Alliance's (DA) Herman Mashaba says job creation will be his first priority should he become Johannesburg Mayor.


Wednesday's Lotto jackpot is meanwhile estimated R30 million.
R87 million Powerball Jackpot prize yet to be claimed

Tuesday 26 July 2016 15:15

No one has come forward to claim last Friday's R87 million Powerball Jackpot prize.


New twist in Thulsie twins' bail hearing

Tuesday 26 July 2016 14:48

There is a new twist in the case of the Thulsie twins accused of terrorism related charges.


 Gugu Zulu is being remembered at the Kyalami Race Track in Midrand, north of Johannesburg.
Gugu Zulu described as one of SA's greatest servants

Tuesday 26 July 2016 12:41

Race car driver, Gugu Zulu has been described as one of the nation's greatest servants.


  The sacked SABC journalists faced various internal charges after questioning the public broadcaster's editorial policies.
Sacking of four SABC journalists set aside

Tuesday 26 July 2016 10:21

The Labour Court in Johannesburg has ruled in favour of the four axed SABC journalists.


Consumers, on the other hand, seem to be buckling under pressure.
Business rescue helps decrease liquidation numbers, stats show

Monday 25 July 2016 21:42

Economic conditions are putting strain on consumers while businesses find comfort in business rescue.


JSE publishes incorrect data

Monday 25 July 2016 21:38

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) published incorrect data on foreign inflows into the local equities market.


Among the people who've been left homeless, are parents who have up to four children.
Shack fires force several families to sleep in the cold

Monday 25 July 2016 21:32

As the cold weather hits parts of the country several families have been forced to sleep in the open after their shacks were gutted by fire at the Princess Informal Settlement west of Johannesburg.


More than 90 000 fans are expected at the venue.
Stadium Management promises incident free Carling Black Label Cup

Monday 25 July 2016 20:44

The safety and security sector is ready to deliver an incident free day at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.


Three SABC journalists are challenging their dismissals.
SABC Labour Court case the first of its kind: Bemawu

Monday 25 July 2016 20:24

The labour union representing three axed SABC journalists says the circumstances surrounding the dismissal of these employees are rare and previously unseen.


The university’s SRC is not pleased with the court application and is adamant that the court decision will not change the new policy.
AfriForum takes Unisa to court over language policy

Monday 25 July 2016 18:12

Non-governmental organisation AfriForum on Monday said, it was approaching the High Court in Pretoria over the disputed language policy at Unisa.


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