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Pope Francis said the trip would likely last just one day, which Vatican sources have said would be for security reasons. ( )

Pope says wants to make trip to South Sudan with Anglican leader

Pope Francis said on Sunday he wants to make a trip to South Sudan together with the head of the Anglican Church to bring attention to the suffering of people stricken by civil war and famine.

A solar eclipse takes place when the moon passes in front of the sun.
South Africans enjoy solar eclipse
Sunday 26 February 2017 21:05
Maritzburg United back to winning ways
Sunday 26 February 2017 20:58
A solar eclipse takes place when the moon passes in front of the sun.
South Africans enjoy solar eclipse
Sunday 26 February 2017 21:05
Maritzburg United back to winning ways
Sunday 26 February 2017 20:58
COPE in E Cape calls for Lekota's removal
Sunday 26 February 2017 20:19
President Jacob Zuma says Essa Moosa’s passing is an enormous loss to South Africa.
Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says the Vaal Dam is now standing at over 94%.
Mcebisi Jonas has been an outspoken critic of government corruption.
President Jacob Zuma says Essa Moosa’s passing is an enormous loss to South Africa.
Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says the Vaal Dam is now standing at over 94%.
Mcebisi Jonas has been an outspoken critic of government corruption.

South Africa

Families still unclear on how their loved ones died at Esidimeni

Sunday 26 February 2017 21:18

More than a hundred mentally-ill patients died at ill-equipped NGO's with invalid licences, but only three cases have been opened according to police.

Africa

Frail Mugabe still not ready to name successor at 93

Sunday 26 February 2017 17:54

An emotional Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 93rd birthday with thousands of his supporters from all over the country on Saturday.  

World

Pope says wants to make trip to South Sudan with Anglican leader

Sunday 26 February 2017 20:48

Pope Francis said on Sunday he wants to make a trip to South Sudan together with the head of the Anglican Church to bring attention to the suffering of people stricken by civil war and famine.

Politics

Molefe remains resolute after his deployment as MP

Sunday 26 February 2017 20:32

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe says his critics will not deter him from executing his duties as a Member of Parliament.

Business

South Africa’s tax ombudsman Judge Bernard Ngoepe says he is  concerned that the increased tax bracket would influence the culture of paying tax.
Tax ombuds decries the country’s political stability

Sunday 26 February 2017 17:07

South Africa’s tax ombudsman Judge Bernard Ngoepe has expressed concern at the country’s political stability.

Science

A solar eclipse takes place when the moon passes in front of the sun.
South Africans enjoy solar eclipse

Sunday 26 February 2017 21:05

South Africans were on Sunday able to see as the solar eclipse as the moon passes in front of the sun.

Lifestyle

Actor Bill Paxton, known for role in 'Titanic' dies at 61

Sunday 26 February 2017 20:24

American actor Bill Paxton, who rose to stardom with roles in  Hollywood blockbusters such as "Aliens “and "Titanic," has died at age 61.

Sport

Maritzburg United back to winning ways

Sunday 26 February 2017 20:58

Maritzburg United are back to their winning ways as they came back from a goal down to beat Free State Stars 2-1 in an Absa Premiership match.

Opinion

How years of IMF prescriptions have hurt West African health systems

Saturday 25 February 2017 16:52

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) provides financial assistance to countries in economic trouble.

Budget 2017

Minister Pravin Gordhan tables his Budget Speech in Parliament on the 22nd February.

SONA 2017

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 9, 2017. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

SABC TV News Current Affairs

The latest Special Assignment, Fokus, Interface and Cutting Edge programmes. Video now available.

SABC TV News Current Affairs
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