SABC News - Pretoria


 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.


Police are looking for murder suspects after the MATA chairperson was killed.
Police launch manhunt for taxi boss killers

Tuesday 19 August 2014 12:01

Gauteng Police have launched a man hunt following the murder of the Mamelodi Taxi Association chairperson Lucky Mahlangu.


I still have nightmares: Miner  

Monday 18 August 2014 20:41

Lonmin mineworker, Shadrack Mtshamba, says the shooting of his colleagues in Marikana in 2012 has left him traumatised with nightmares.


Lectures have resumed at the University of Limpopo, after a three-week class boycott, which saw students burning university property to demand the review of tuition fees and reinstatement of the SRC.
Classes resume at the University of Limpopo

Monday 18 August 2014 12:00

Lectures have resumed at university of Limpopo, Medunsa campus, in Ga-Rankuwa, north of Pretoria.


Springboks played against Argentina at the Rugby Championship match in Pretoria on Saturday.
Boks win tense test against Argentina

Saturday 16 August 2014 19:40

The Springboks kept a spirited Argentina at bay to claim a nervous 13-6 victory in a weather-affected Rugby Championship match in Pretoria on Saturday.


The Springboks will take on the Pumas at the Loftus Verfeld on Saturday.
Springboks ready for the Pumas challenge

Friday 15 August 2014 20:04

Springbok captain Jean de Villiers says it doesn't matter what surprises Argentina will come up with in their Rugby Championship test match in Pretoria on Saturday - South Africa will be ready for it.


SA Army is on the right track: Masondo

Friday 15 August 2014 19:25

SA Chief of the Army Lieutenant General Vusimuzi Masondo is optimistic that the process is underway to rejuvenate forces, upgrade and replace equipment.


Africa’s first military fixed wing aircraft takes off

Wednesday 13 August 2014 09:45

Africa's first military fixed wing aircraft - the Advanced High-Performance Reconnaissance Light Aircraft (AHRLAC), has completed its first public take-off and landing.


Mpofu aims to charge Ramaphosa with murder

Tuesday 12 August 2014 20:23

Lawyer for Lonmin miners Dali Mpofu, wants to charge Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa with the murder of 34 striking workers in 2012.


Rally against racism: Sasco

Tuesday 12 August 2014 16:27

South Africans of all walks of life need to rally against racism at universities, the South African Students Congress said on Tuesday.


Gauteng MEC to visit family of fatally stabbed learner

Tuesday 12 August 2014 11:15

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi, will later on Tuesday visit the family of the school boy who was stabbed to death on Monday.


'A solution must be found' :Mbeki

Monday 11 August 2014 20:25

Former President Thabo Mbeki says he supports government's decision not to expel the Israeli ambassador in South Africa and not to recall its own in Tel Aviv.


Victor Matfield is the only Boks player who will miss the rugby championship match against Argentina on Saturday.
Boks gear for clash against Argentina

Monday 11 August 2014 20:18

Victor Matfield is the only Boks player who will miss the rugby championship match against Argentina on Saturday.


Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, is testifying in the Marikana Commission of Inquiry.
Ramaphosa denies exerting any influence

Monday 11 August 2014 14:51

Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has denied having influenced the then Minister of Police, Nathi Mthethwa, on what steps to take during a strike action in Marikana in 2012.


Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is  testifying before the Marikana Commission of Inquiry.
Ramaphosa heckled at Farlam Commission

Monday 11 August 2014 12:45

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has been heckled at the Marikana Commission of Inquiry by Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) members chanting "blood on his hands".


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