SABC News - Johannesburg


Kyalami, CT emerge as Grand Prix host contenders

Wednesday 7 December 2016 20:34

The Kyalami race track in Midrand has re-emerged as a top contender to host a Formula One Grand Prix if it's to be held in South Africa in the future.


SABC briefs media following walkout in parliament

Wednesday 7 December 2016 14:53

The SABC Board Chair Mbulaheni Maguvhe claims he was bullied by members of the committee. Maguvhe is addressing a media briefing in Cape Town.


Psychologist advocates post-prison treatment for sexual offenders

Wednesday 7 December 2016 12:45

Clinical Psychologist Simphiwe Sinkoyi, says more needs to be done to rehabilitate sexual offenders.


IfMalemaWas-President trends on Twitter

Wednesday 7 December 2016 11:30

Social media users took to Twitter to express their wishes or what could possibly happen if EFF leader Julius Malema was the country’s president.


 David Makhura says disciplinary proceedings have been instituted against 125 government officials allegedly involved in financial misconduct.
Twitter praises for Gauteng’s anti-corruption drive

Wednesday 7 December 2016 08:25

Twitter users have welcomed the Gauteng Political Report delivered by Premier David Makhura in the Legislature in Johannesburg on Tuesday.


SA women soccer teams battle for 2016 Sasol League title

Wednesday 7 December 2016 05:39

Banyana Banyana players attended the 2016 Sasol League National Championships which kicked off in earnest on Tuesday at the D’Almeida Stadium in Mosselbaai, Western Cape.


SA outpacing global nations in online mobile adoption

Tuesday 6 December 2016 12:48

The 2016 Nielsen Mobile Shopping, Banking and Payment Survey, shows that South Africans are outpacing global nations in online mobile adoption.


Gauteng officials in hot water over financial misconduct

Tuesday 6 December 2016 12:35

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says disciplinary proceedings have been instituted against 125 government officials allegedly involved in financial misconduct.


Sifiso Ncwane died of kidney failure on Monday.
Celebrities express shock at Ncwane’s passing

Tuesday 6 December 2016 12:10

Prominent South Africans have sent their condolences to well-known Gospel singer, Sifiso Ncwane on Twitter.


SA’s economy continues to slow down

Tuesday 6 December 2016 12:00

South Africa's economy continues to slow down as different sectors are being affected negatively by both domestic and international factors.


Ncwane described as a go-getter

Tuesday 6 December 2016 10:00

As tributes continue pouring in for the late gospel singer, Sfiso Ncwane, music producer Tshepo Nzimande has described him as a go-getter.


Innovative ideas needed to curb road fatalities

Tuesday 6 December 2016 08:15

As the festive season kicks off, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters and traffic officers will on Tuesday meet to discuss new and innovative ways of reducing road fatalities in the country.


Moody's affirms Sanral’s investment grade ratings

Tuesday 6 December 2016 07:20

Ratings agency Moody's has affirmed the South African National Roads Agency Limited's (Sanral) current investment grade ratings of BAA3, but downgraded the outlook to negative.


South Africa avoided dreaded junk status

Tuesday 6 December 2016 06:57

The whole economically-aware population of South Africa is celebrating that the three main ratings agencies held off on junking the country’s financial reputation in the past two weeks.


Five people killed in Joburg taxi crash

Tuesday 6 December 2016 06:29

Five people died on Monday night, when a taxi driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle on the R24 in Kempton Park, east of Johannesburg, paramedics said.


Sfiso Ncwane’s death a loss to the country: Zuma

Tuesday 6 December 2016 05:45

Condolences continue to pour in for the late gospel singer Sfiso Ncwane.


Let’s emulate Madiba: Ramaphosa

Tuesday 6 December 2016 05:37

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on South Africans to emulate Madiba's legacy and continue his long walk.


The African Champions have set their sights on a top four finish in the Fifa Club World Cup.
Sundowns jets out, sets eyes on Club World Cup

Monday 5 December 2016 21:16

Mamelodi Sundowns have departed for Japan to compete in the Fifa Club World Cup full of confidence.


Strong security measures are still in place at Wits.
Wits University set to increase fees

Monday 5 December 2016 20:21

Wits University will raise its tuition and accommodation fees by an average of 8% next year.


The multi award-winning musician, Sfiso Ncwane, died in a Johannesburg Hospital on Monday morning.
Tributes pour in for Sfiso Ncwane

Monday 5 December 2016 18:51

Gospel singer Thina Zungu has described the late Sfiso Ncwane as a brother and a mentor. Ncwane died from kidney failure at a Johannesburg hospital on Monday morning.  


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