SABC News - Pretoria


SADC bids farewell to Dos Santos, Ian Khama

Sunday 20 August 2017 20:23

The 37th ordinary SADC summit of heads of state and government in Pretoria on Sunday bid farewell to two outgoing regional leaders.


Grace Mugabe allegedly assaulted Gabriella Engels with an extension cord at a Sandton hotel.
Grace Mugabe granted diplomatic immunity - DIRCO

Sunday 20 August 2017 14:42

Zimbabwe's First Lady, Grace Mugabe, has been granted diplomatic immunity.


Men and women have expressed concern about violence against women and children.
Seeking solution in scourge of violence against women, children

Saturday 19 August 2017 21:34

The Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation together with various stakeholders, including the Commission for Gender Equality, hosted men and women in Pretoria


King Swati III of Swaziland and President Jacob Zuma at the SADC Heads of State Summit.
“SADC countries to work hard to ensure infrastructure development”

Saturday 19 August 2017 21:05

SADC countries must work hard to ensure infrastructure development and industrialisation. That's according to President Jacob Zuma.


Mamelodi Sundowns dominated Super Sport United in the 2016/2017 season
Mamelodi Sundowns top ABSA Premiership log

Saturday 19 August 2017 19:51

Mamelodi Sundowns top the ABSA Premiership log following their emphatic two-nil win over cross-town rivals SuperSport United.


President Jacob Zuma says South Africa remains committed to identifying challenges that have affected progress.
2017 an important year for SADC: Zuma

Saturday 19 August 2017 15:23

President Jacob Zuma says 2017 symbolises an important year for SADC.


The Zambian High Commission says Lungu wants to engage with DA leader Mmusi Maimane and the EFF's Julius Malema to discuss their concerns about Zambia.
Zambian president Lungu requests meeting with Malema, Maimane

Saturday 19 August 2017 09:38

Zambian President Edgar Lungu has requested a meeting with the leaders of the two main opposition parties in South Africa, who've been highly critical of him.


[WATCH] 37th SADC Heads of State Summit

Saturday 19 August 2017 08:29

President Jacob Zuma opens the 37th SADC Heads of State Summit in Pretoria


King Mswati will officially hand over the SADC chairpersonship to Jacob Zuma.
Zuma to open SADC Heads of State Summit

Saturday 19 August 2017 06:57

President Jacob Zuma is set to open the 37th the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State Summit on Saturday morning in Pretoria.


Speaking on the side-lines of the SADC summit ministers from Angola and Zambia said it’s pleasing to note that the region is still peaceful and stable.
All systems go for SADC Summit in Pretoria

Friday 18 August 2017 20:45

SADC efforts to achieve a deeper integration and sustainable development would be meaningless if it fails to safeguard political stability and peace and security in the region.


Struggle for female emancipation is far from over: Radebe

Friday 18 August 2017 17:51

Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says the struggle for female emancipation is far from over.


Gordhan brought the application while he was still finance minister after the banks' moves between December 2015 and April 2016
Court rules against Gordhan in Guptas dispute

Friday 18 August 2017 12:06

The High Court in Pretoria has dismissed the application by former finance minister Pravin Gordhan to have the court rule that he's not authorised to interfere in the Gupta families' dispute


Women’s empowerment vital in ANC: Ramaphosa

Friday 18 August 2017 07:00

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says according to the freedom charter, the people shall share in the wealth of the country, stressing that women must not be relegated to the back.


Minister of Communications Ayanda Dlodlo was addressing a post cabinet media briefing in Pretoria.
SABC needs more than money to restore operations: Dlodlo

Thursday 17 August 2017 16:30

Communications Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says the SABC needs more than money to restore operations.


Grace Mugabe cannot invoke diplomatic immunity: DA

Thursday 17 August 2017 12:15

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says according to the Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges Act, Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe cannot invoke diplomatic immunity.


Zuma lauds traditional leaders' role in society

Thursday 17 August 2017 06:06

Zuma says traditional leaders have a crucial role to play in helping govt deliver on its constitutional mandate and to foster social cohesion amongst communities.


Commuters were left stranded on Wednesday morning as a result of the taxi strike.
Revoking traffic fines will set a wrong precedent: City of Tshwane

Wednesday 16 August 2017 21:45

The City of Tshwane says the revoking of all traffic fines for taxi owners will be setting a wrong precedent.


Grace Mugabe allegedly assaulted Gabriella Engels with an extension cord at a Sandton hotel on Sunday.
'Grace Mugabe still in SA'

Wednesday 16 August 2017 21:25

In new twist to the Grace Mugabe saga, the Police have now confirmed that Zimbabwe's first lady is still in South Africa.


Ahmed Timol died on the 27 October 1971 after he was arrested and detained at the notorious John Vorster Square.(SABC)
Watch Ahmed Timol inquest

Wednesday 16 August 2017 11:49

The inquest into anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol's death in custody in 1971 has resumed.


Watch court bid to legalise dagga

Wednesday 16 August 2017 10:56

The case by the so-called Dagga-Couple to have dagga legalised is back in the High Court in Pretoria following an adjournment on Monday.


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