SABC News - Pretoria


SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali says they have not been informed of any changes having been made to their Board.
SAA expected to hear announcements of new board

Thursday 19 October 2017 12:30

South African Airlines is expected to hear about the announcement of the new board on Thursday in Pretoria.


Taxi operators had intended to march to Pretoria to hand over a memorandums of grievances.
Taxi strike on hold pending meeting with Minister

Thursday 19 October 2017 09:40

Thursday's planned taxi strike has been temporarily suspended pending discussions between the taxi industry and the Transport Ministry.


Baroka remains on top of PSL standings

Thursday 19 October 2017 09:19

There has been no change to the top of the table after the match between Baroka FC and Golden Arrows ended in a one all draw.


The day was the 19 October 1977, when several publications including the religious paper The Veritas were banned.
On Wednesday South African’s commemorate ‘Black Wednesday”

Thursday 19 October 2017 08:49

The 19th of October this year marks the 40th anniversary of Black Wednesday.


Kaizer Chiefs defender Siyabonga Ngezana tussle Mamelodi Sundowns Khama Billiat during their Absa Premiership match at the Loftus Stadium on Tuesday evening.
Chiefs too good for Sundowns

Wednesday 18 October 2017 10:05

Kaizer Chiefs recorded their third league win of the season as they held off a 10-man Mamelodi Sundowns team to run out 2-1 winner in an Absa Premiership match


Sadtu sends stern warning to new Minister of Higher Education

Tuesday 17 October 2017 20:51

Teachers union Sadtu has sent out a stern warning to the new Minister of Higher Education and Training, Hlengiwe Mkhize.


Lesufi says the boy raped the girl when she asked him to accompany her to the bathroom
School suspends learner over rape

Tuesday 17 October 2017 05:56

The Gauteng Education Department says a grade 10 boy had been suspended following an alleged rape incident at a Benoni school on the East Rand.


Lesufi visits yet another school tarnished by sexual assaults

Monday 16 October 2017 15:03

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is visiting yet another school tarnished by sexual assaults.


Lesufi to visit Pretoria school rape victim

Monday 16 October 2017 08:41

It is not clear whether the scholar patroller who is suspected to have raped a matric learner at a school in Mamelodi, Pretoria, has been arrested or not.


Court to rule on Muthambi matter

Monday 16 October 2017 06:12

High Court in Pretoria is expected to hand down judgment in the matter between Faith Muthambi and the Support Public Broadcasting Coalition and other partners.


A 17-year-old matric learner was allegedly raped by the scholar patroller last month during the matric dance event.
Another school rocked by sexual assault scandal in Gauteng

Sunday 15 October 2017 15:59

An incident of sexual assault has been reported at a Mamelodi East School in Pretoria.


Discipline of top Esidimeni officials put on hold

Sunday 15 October 2017 13:32

The disciplinary cases of two top Gauteng health department officials have been put on hold pending the finalisation of their appeal.


BRT ticket prices are typically higher than Metrorail but are set to be competitive with the minibus-taxi offering.
South Africa needs to revamp its new public transport system

Saturday 14 October 2017 08:15

Over the past eight years the South African government has spent more than 130 billion rand on public transport projects in the country’s main cities.


SAPS Employee Relation Head, Kedibone Moloko, says the number of officers diagnosed with mental illness is worrying.
SAPS commemorates Mental Health Awareness Day

Friday 13 October 2017 18:35

SAPS says mental illnesses, depression and substance abuse have a negative impact on production and also cost companies millions of rand each year.


Ahmed Timol was tortured allegedly by police at John Vorster Square.
Court rules Ahmed Timol was pushed to his death

Thursday 12 October 2017 14:30

The High Court in Pretoria has found that political activist Ahmed Timol did not jump but was pushed to his death.


Ahmed Timol died in police custody in the 1970's.
Watch Ahmed Timol inquest ruling

Thursday 12 October 2017 10:30

The High Court in Pretoria is handing down judgment in the Ahmed Timol inquest.


Court to rule on Ahmed Timol inquest

Thursday 12 October 2017 06:44

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria is on Thursday expected to hand down judgment in the Ahmed Timol inquest.


The IEC managed to capture addresses of  19 million registered voters so far.
IEC working to have all addresses of 26 million registered voters

Wednesday 11 October 2017 18:50

The IEC says it does not want to speculate whether it will meet the June 2018 deadline to have all addresses of the 26 million registered voters.


The storm has been widely labelled a tornado.
Over 100 people displaced by Delmas storm

Tuesday 10 October 2017 05:34

About 100 people have been displaced in Delmas, east of Pretoria in Mpumalanga after a massive storm caused severe damage to houses and roads.


Glynnis Breytenbach is accused of contravening the National Prosecuting Authority Act.
Breytenbach maintains her innocence

Monday 9 October 2017 21:04

The State is continuing its prosecution of Democratic Alliance (DA) MP and former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach.


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