Sanral asked to speak to Makhura on e-tolls
12:41 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Johannesburg - Sanral requested a meeting with Gauteng premier David Makhura on e-tolling before he set up a review panel, it said on Wednesday.
Mbete 'ready to be president'
12:38 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Johannesburg - National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete, who survived a vote of no confidence, says she is ready to be South Africa's next president, the Sowetan reported...
CPI reaches 6.4 percent: Stats SA
12:23 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Johannesburg - The Consumer Price Index (CPI) annual inflation rate reached 6.4 percent for urban areas in August, Statistics SA said on Wednesday.
Nigerian church a "five-star" venue: Malema
10:26 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Johannesburg - Elders from the Synagogue Church of All Nations (Scoan) in Nigeria have been helping search for missing people following a building collapse that also...
Release of crime stats delayed
10:21 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Pretoria - The release of the 2013/14 crime statistics by Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko and national police commissioner Riah Phiyega has been postponed to Friday,...
SA mission currently in Nigeria
08:14 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Pretoria - Presidential spokesperson Mac Maharaj says a South African mission is currently in Nigeria working closely with authorities to assist in rescue work and...
Info scarce on SAns killed in Nigeria
07:19 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Pretoria - It was not clear how many South Africans were injured in the building collapse in Nigeria that killed 67 citizens, the department of international relations...
Pinetown truck driver back in court
06:33 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Durban - A Swazi national whose lorry ploughed into four minibus taxis killing 24 people in Pinetown was scheduled to appear in the Durban High Court on Wednesday.
Cooler temperatures expected this weekend
06:22 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Johannesburg - Cooler temperatures were expected in Gauteng and other parts of the country over the coming weekend, the SA Weather Service said on Tuesday.
Nearly 2000 farm murders since 1990
05:55 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Johannesburg - There have been 1734 farm murders since 1990, the Transvaal Agricultural Union said on Tuesday.
Mbete motion defeated after opposition walkout
05:36 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Cape Town - After an insult-laden debate, opposition leaders walked out of Parliament yesterday leaving the ANC to easily defeat their vote of no confidence in Speaker...
67 SAns killed in Nigeria building collapse
05:31 (GMT+2), Wed, 17 September 2014
Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma announced Tuesday that 67 South Africans were among the scores of worshippers killed in the collapse of a popular and controversial...
Over R500 million worth of stock stolen
17:38 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
Johannesburg - About R516 million worth of animals have been stolen on farms so far this year, AgriSA said on Tuesday.
Eskom announcement positive: Moody's
17:36 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
Johannesburg - Government's announcement on a funding package for Eskom was positive but lacked sufficient details to show how the power utility's financial profile could...
Humpback whale freed in St Francis Bay
10:53 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
St Francis Bay - A Humpback whale was freed after getting entangled in rope and buoys in St Francis Bay in the Eastern Cape, the National Sea Rescue Institute said on...
Ses stropers in Limpopo aangekeer
10:48 (GMT+2), Tue, 16 September 2014
Hoedspruit - Ses vermeende renosterstropers is oor die naweek in twee afsonderlike voorvalle in Limpopo in hegtenis geneem.