SABC News - Johannesburg


SA orange farmers turn East after EU fungus dispute

воскресенье 30 августа 2015 14:55

Citrus farmers in South Africa are turning to new markets in Asia after their largest market, the EU temporarily halted imports over concern that a fungal disease would spread to farms in Spain.


R100 000 worth of abalone seized at OR Tambo

воскресенье 30 августа 2015 14:22

A 100kg consignment of abalone disguised as frozen fish was seized at the OR Tambo International Airport.


Additional date for Toni Braxton, Babyface announced

воскресенье 30 августа 2015 13:38

Due to unprecedented demand for tickets to Toni Braxton and Kenny Edmonds’ Southern African shows, Canoc Live with media partners Kaya FM and Mzansi Magic Music proudly announce an additional date.


Maile calls for forensic investigation at Gauteng Enterprise Propeller

воскресенье 30 августа 2015 10:05

Gauteng Economic Development MEC, Lebogang Maile, has launched a forensic investigation into allegations of fraud, corruption and nepotism at the Gauteng Enterprise Propeller.


Chiefs book place in MTN8 final

воскресенье 30 августа 2015 06:07

Although Bloemfontein Celtic dominated the first half, a goal by Chiefs’ George Lebese was enough to beat the Free State side 1-0 in the MTN8 Cup semi final second leg at FNB Stadium on Saturday.


'Criminals believe they are better trained and more equipped'

суббота 29 августа 2015 20:54

Close to 60 on and off duty police officers have been gunned down since the beginning of the year.


Fly Africa to open new routes in East and West Africa

суббота 29 августа 2015 18:51

Southern Africa-focused low-cost airline Fly Africa will expand to fly new routes to destinations in East and West Africa, Gabon's president said on Saturday.


DA has ‘big five’ in its sights for 2016 municipal poll: Maimane

суббота 29 августа 2015 18:41

The DA has “the big five” in its sights for next year’s local government elections, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said on Saturday.


Joburg firefighters allege poor working conditions, maladministration

суббота 29 августа 2015 10:36

The Gauteng Department of Co-operative Governance's disaster management unit has expressed disappointment at allegations of poor working conditions and maladministration made by Joburg firefighters.


Heritage month celebrations to get underway

суббота 29 августа 2015 08:09

Artscape Theatre will come alive with a wide range of theatre productions to celebrate this year's Heritage month.


Santam sees profit rise 12% to R1.1 billion

суббота 29 августа 2015 06:39

Short-term insurer Santam saw its profits rise by 12% from R953 million to R1.1 billion and declared an interim dividend of 288 cents, up 10% from a year ago, in its interim results to June.


Psychologist testimony questioned in Jozi fm DJ murder case

пятница 28 августа 2015 20:12

The State in the murder case against former Jozi FM DJ, Donald Sebolai has questioned the methods used by clinical psychologists in examining the accused.


The SAPS and the department of Home Affairs were part of the operation which saw four homes being searched.
Four nabbed for visa and permit fraud

пятница 28 августа 2015 18:56

The Hawks have arrested four people for visa and permit fraud and extorting money from foreign nationals.


Govt approves 10% recommendations on China's steel imports

пятница 28 августа 2015 16:57

Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has approved recommendations to increase a 10 % import tariff on some cheap Chinese steel imports.


Minister Suzan Shabangu says South Africa needs more campaigns to rally men to be active citizens in our society.
Men’s charter will alleviate women, child abuse: Shabangu

пятница 28 августа 2015 14:37

Minister of Women in the Presidency, Susan Shabangu, has applauded the launch of the Men's charter.


Sanac's Lesley Nkosi says men need to be institutionalised.
Men urged to unite against social ills

пятница 28 августа 2015 10:20

South African National Aids Council’s (Sanac) Lesley Nkosi says men need to work together in addressing issues facing society.


Lobola is a gift, not bride price: Expert

пятница 28 августа 2015 09:46

Lobola is an African custom involving the payment of cattle or cash from the groom's family to the parents of the bride.


SABC Group executive news and current affairs, Jimi Matthews.
All news demands informed context: Jimi Matthews

пятница 28 августа 2015 09:46

In common with our counterparts abroad, South Africa are battling with declining viewers and listeners, writes Jimi Matthews.


Gauteng Social Development MEC, Faith Mazibuko is concerned about the rights of domestic workers
Plight of domestic workers raise concerns

пятница 28 августа 2015 08:45

Domestic workers have raised issues of minimum wages and cheap labour at a discussion session at Constitution Hill in Braamfontein.


‘Surrogacy law unfair to homosexual couples’

пятница 28 августа 2015 08:05

The "genetic link requirement" in South Africa's surrogacy law has raised concerns under the current law.


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