SABC News - Gauteng


About 652 people are likely to be retrenched at African bank.
Sasbo opposes imminent retrenchments at African Bank

Tuesday 23 May 2017 20:14

Finance union, Sasbo, says it is opposing the imminent retrenchments at African Bank and has applied to the CCMA for facilitation on the matter.


ANC stalwarts want the party to deal with issues raised by the SACC last week.
ANC stalwarts want NEC to deal with Zuma's recall

Tuesday 23 May 2017 20:06

The group of ANC 101 stalwarts expect the ANC NEC meeting this weekend to deal with the recall of President Jacob Zuma.


Over 185 cases have been reported to authorities and most of them related to cerebral palsy.
R1 billion paid out for medical negligence

Tuesday 23 May 2017 17:49

A staggering R1 billion has been paid to settle medical negligence claims in Gauteng.


SABC was unable to secure the rights despite numerous attempts.
SABC will not broadcast England tour

Tuesday 23 May 2017 17:04

On Tuesday the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) announced that it will not provide full coverage of the South Africa’s England outbound tour, and the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.


Warren Whiteley was named the 58th Springbok captain when coach Allister Coetzee named his 31-man squad for the three tests against France at home in June.
Warren Whiteley named as new Springbok captain

Tuesday 23 May 2017 14:35

New Springbok rugby captain Warren Whiteley says he only heard about his appointment on Monday night.


The labour federation decided at a special Central Executive Committee meeting on Monday not allow President Jacob Zuma to address any of its activities.
Cosatu will no longer allow President Zuma to address its activities

Tuesday 23 May 2017 14:23

Cosatu has announced that it will no longer allow President Jacob Zuma to address any of its activities.


Lesufi tackles sexual abuse against schoolboys

Tuesday 23 May 2017 12:10

Panyaza Lesufi, says that he would be calling a meeting with all boys schools to address the issue of sexual assaults.


Africa Day festival to unite African cultural sounds

Tuesday 23 May 2017 11:05

In an aim to collaborate and celebrate African music, The Joburg Theatre and the Department of Arts and Culture will this week host the Africa/Youth Day Celebrations.


Cosatu to give clarity on 'Zuma invite'

Tuesday 23 May 2017 06:55

Trade Union Federation Cosatu is expected to shed some light as to whether President Jacob Zuma will address its Central Committee meeting next week.


The Frankel Eight want changes to the statute of limitations law.
Application made to overturn statute of limitations for sex offenders

Monday 22 May 2017 21:54

A group, known as the Frankel Eight, are trying to overturn the statute of limitations for sex offenders.


The nine-year-old went missing outside the Flamingo Primary School last Tuesday.
Family identify remains of missing boy

Monday 22 May 2017 21:19

The body of a boy found near a school in Lenasia south of Johannesburg has been confirmed as that of missing Keketso Mahlakwana.  


Some retailers such as Stuttafords have started shutting some of their department stores as the companies try to fend off liquidation.
Different sectors continue to shed jobs

Monday 22 May 2017 20:20

Different sectors continue to shed jobs as the country's economic conditions become more precarious and the political uncertainty increases.


Makause have gone on a rampage demanding service delivery.
City of Ekurhuleni working to address Makause residents’ problems

Monday 22 May 2017 20:00

The City of Ekurhuleni is in talks with private landowners to buy land.


Just last weekend alone Soweto was shocked by the murders of four women.
Soweto residents want to regain their community amidst violence

Monday 22 May 2017 19:04

According to statistics, last year Soweto witnessed 35 murders, 27 attempted murders and 79 sexual offence cases.


General Secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali says the trade union federation is expected to discuss a number of key issues
Cosatu meeting for special CEC

Monday 22 May 2017 14:02

Cosatu is meeting at its headquarters in Braamfontein for a special Central Executive Committee sitting.


Foreign national arrested for human trafficking

Sunday 21 May 2017 20:15

A 42 year-old Nigerian man and a 17 year-old girl will appear in the Springs Magistrate's Court on charges of human trafficking .


Aids candlelight memorial continues to fight stigma in society

Sunday 21 May 2017 19:43

People living with HIV and Aids, but often too afraid to speak out and seek help, have been thrown a lifeline during the Aids Candlelight Memorial.


ANCYL branch in Soweto calls on Sisulu to lead ANC

Sunday 21 May 2017 18:36

The ANC Youth League in Soweto says South Africa needs selfless leaders like Lindiwe Sisulu.


Critical thinking about the nature of knowledge and the way Africa participates in science is an essential part of the “project of decolonisation”, according to University of Johannesburg.
UJ’s new centre fosters African traditions and knowledge

Sunday 21 May 2017 13:41

The ACEPS work would be centred on three umbrella projects – indigenous knowledge systems; health and medicine in Africa; and rationality and power.


ANC briefs media on its legislature, governance discussion document

Sunday 21 May 2017 10:12

ANC briefs the media on its legislature and governance discussion document ahead of policy conference.


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