SABC News - Pretoria


Police suspect that a woman tried to abort the foetus and threw its remains in the bin.
Foetus found in Pretoria rubbish bin

Monday 1 September 2014 18:38

A foetus has been found in a rubbish bin at Pretoria central. Police suspect that a woman tried to abort the foetus and threw its remains in the bin.


Pretoria talks push to end Lesotho crisis

Monday 1 September 2014 06:05

High-level talks will continue in Pretoria on Monday to try to end the political crisis in Lesotho.


Sundowns back to winning ways

Sunday 31 August 2014 17:59

Cuthbert Malajila stole the show with a superb brace to steer Mamelodi Sundowns to a 2-0 victory over AmaZulu at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Sunday afternoon.


Lesotho's PM flees to SA

Sunday 31 August 2014 06:54

Lesotho's Prime Minister, Thomas Thabane, on Saturday accused his country's army of staging a coup against him and fled to neighbouring South Africa.


Bulls make four changes

Thursday 28 August 2014 15:11

The Blue Bulls made four changes to their run-on side to face the Currie Cup log-leaders Western Province at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday.


Music belongs to all of us: Jonas Gwangwa

Thursday 28 August 2014 10:20

South African music jazz legend, Jonas Gwanga, says music is a universal element that belongs to us all.


Shabangu takes the hot seat in Marikana inquiry

Tuesday 26 August 2014 11:19

Former minerals resources minister Susan Shabangu, has taken the stand in the Marikana commission of inquiry, at Centurion, south of Pretoria.


In 2012, the High Court put Julius Malema under provisional sequestration regarding outstanding personal income tax of R16.2 million.
Malema tax saga back in court

Sunday 24 August 2014 20:17

EFF leader, Julius Malema, is expected to appear in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Monday morning on tax-related matters.


The Proteas women's cricket team completed their final three-day camp at the Cricket South Africa (CSA) Centre of Excellence in Pretoria.
SA women ready to take on England

Sunday 24 August 2014 17:09

The Proteas cricket women have completed their final camp ahead of their departure for England on Monday.


Residents say their police station is not resourced enough to handle crime.
Pretoria residents march against crime

Saturday 23 August 2014 12:58

Residents of crime infested suburbs of Amandasig, Wonderpark, Chantel and Orchards in Pretoria have marched to the Rosslyn police station.


Three i-stores have been robbed in Gauteng in August.
Search still on for i-store robbers

Saturday 23 August 2014 12:45

Gauteng police are still searching for four armed men who robbed an i-store of electronic goods worth millions of rand in Centurion, south of Pretoria.


Highveld Lions defeats Titans at eKasi Challenge

Friday 22 August 2014 18:20

The Highveld Lions defeated the Titans by four runs and successfully defended the eKasi Challenge at the Dobsonville Oval in Soweto.


No syndicate behind Pretoria office break-ins: Hawks

Friday 22 August 2014 11:32

Hawks spokesperson Paul Ramoloko says they do not feel there is a syndicate activity behind the break-ins at the building housing Interpol and the Hawks in Pretoria.


DA welcomes travel ban

Friday 22 August 2014 06:43

The Democratic Alliance welcomed on Thursday the travel ban for non-South Africans from countries affected by the Ebola virus outbreak.


 Minister of Communications and Public Protector Thuli Madonsela have agreed on a way to address the alleged irregular appointment of SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng
Muthambi, Madonsela smoke peace pipe over Moetseneng appointment

Wednesday 20 August 2014 18:35

The Public Protector and Communications Ministry have agreed on a way to address the alleged irregular appointment of SABC Chief Operating Officer (COO) Hlaudi Motsoeneng.


EP Kings will play a Currie Cup match against the Blue Bulls in Pretoria on Satruday.
Spencer rings the changes for EP Kings

Wednesday 20 August 2014 14:55

In a bid to add more grunt up front, the EP Kings coach Carlos Spencer has made four changes to the pack for Saturday's Currie Cup match against the Blue Bulls in Pretoria.


Angry residents blockade roads in Mamelodi

Wednesday 20 August 2014 10:10

Residents have stoned motorists and blockaded the main road at Mamelodi, east of Pretoria.


Social development programme to root out substance abuse

Wednesday 20 August 2014 05:46

Escalating levels of drugs, alcohol and substance abuse have prompted government to design a special programme aimed at eradicating the widespread problem.


 Residents are demanding land and houses from the Ekurhuleni Municipality
Ekurhuleni municipality concerned by Daveyton service delivery protest

Tuesday 19 August 2014 17:10

Police have managed to remove barricades on some of the streets affected by service delivery protests in Daveyton.


Suspects appearing for robbery have shot two court orderlies.
Two court orderlies shot in Pretoria

Tuesday 19 August 2014 12:47

Two court orderlies have been rushed to hospital after being shot by three suspects who were about to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court.


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