SABC News - Johannesburg


Hani’s killers must never be released: SACP

Saturday 18 April 2015 18:13

The SACP in the Western Cape says the killers of the party's former general secretary Chris Hani must never be released from prison.


Top eight hopefuls face off

Saturday 18 April 2015 16:49

Top-eight hopefuls Bloemfontein Celtic and Maritzburg United face off in their Premiership clash at Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium in Botshabelo, on Sunday.


Zuma cancels international trip due to xenophobic attacks

Saturday 18 April 2015 15:39

President Jacob Zuma has cancelled an official trip to Indonesia in order to deal with the xenophobic attacks that have gripped the country.


Xenophobia demands decisive and principled leadership

Saturday 18 April 2015 14:05

South Africa must act decisively in response to xenophobia and attacks on foreigners, but solutions must be based on unity and cohesion, not more segregation, writes ISS.


However an uneasy calm has returned to Jeppestown.
Calm restored in Jeppestown

Saturday 18 April 2015 12:59

Calm has been restored to Jeppestown in the Johannesburg following Friday night's clashes between police and locals.


Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says SGB members should commit that they will help in improving learner’s performance.
Racial discrimination will not be tolerated in Gauteng schools: Lesufi

Saturday 18 April 2015 10:30

Gauteng MEC for Education Panyaza Lesufi says the province is pushing for a non-racial education system.


Six people have died in attacks and running battles in KwaZulu-Natal.
Protesters move to Joburg freeway

Saturday 18 April 2015 06:49

Two men were rescued from being burnt alive in Protea Glen, Soweto, on Friday night after being accused of trying to rob a Pakistani shopkeeper, Johannesburg metro police said.


Some South Africans have condemned the xenophobic attacks.
Gauteng disaster centre on full alert as xenophobic attacks increase

Saturday 18 April 2015 06:41

Gauteng has placed its disaster management centre on full alert as xenophobic attacks intensify in the province.


1500 blankets knitted in Diepsloot for Madiba

Friday 17 April 2015 20:19

A group of Diepsloot women have knitted 1500 blankets for the poor in honour of the late former President Nelson Mandela.


Zambian radio stations ‘boycott’ SA music: Report

Friday 17 April 2015 20:02

It’s been reported that several private radio stations in Zambia have decided to boycott South African music.


SA’s identity takes the spotlight on 5Talk

Friday 17 April 2015 14:11

South Africa’s identity and some of the challenges faced as a nation will be major talking points as branding guru, Thebe Ikalafeng takes to the stage on 5FM.


Last year, government said it would consider a strategic partner for SAA.
SAA denies merger talks

Friday 17 April 2015 08:45

South African Airways (SAA) on Thursday denied it was in talks to sell itself to another airline.


Swan Lake returns to SA stage

Thursday 16 April 2015 20:46

The classical Swan Lake returns to the South African stage and again with a multi-national cast. A timeless loved classic first performed in St Petersburg more than a century ago.


Khoza slams xenophobic attacks

Thursday 16 April 2015 20:23

Orlando Pirates and Premier Soccer League Chairperson, Irvin Khoza, has slammed the recent xenophobic attacks in the country.


I've worked hard for what I have: Ethiopian shop owner

Thursday 16 April 2015 19:37

An Ethiopian Shop owner shares how she built her business from hard work and sacrifices.


Ringo Madlingozi backs out of Zim festival

Thursday 16 April 2015 19:31

As the xenophobic attacks rage on, there is now a ripple effect to contend with.


Thebe Ikalafeng, an award winning marketer and advisor will on Friday 17 April be hosted by SABC radio station 5Fm as part of the newly launched 5 Talks,
5FM to host branding guru Thebe Ikalafeng

Thursday 16 April 2015 18:19

Arguably one of the foremost banding guru’s in the country, Thebe Ikalafeng is viewed and regarded by many as the one of the leading brand authorities in Africa.


Science Wrap, 16 April 2015

Thursday 16 April 2015 16:31

A look at science and health highlights this week.


DA no right to challenge NPA decision - Zuma’s lawyer

Thursday 16 April 2015 15:12

President Jacob Zuma says the DA has no right to challenge the NPA’s decision to drop corruption charges against him.


KZN to hold march against xenophobia

Thursday 16 April 2015 05:58

Members of the KwaZulu-Natal government and eThekwini Metro will lead a march against xenophobia through Durban's CBD on Thursday morning.


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