Sadness, grief over Hugh Masekela’s death
Outpouring messages of grief, sadness and pain are coming in from politicians, celebrities and fans for late legendary jazz musician Hugh Masekela.
'Hugh Masekela lived an ebullient and joyous life'
Hugh Masekela's family have confirmed the South African music icon was surrounded by his loved ones when he died in Johannesburg.
Church body calls for safety of Hoërskool Overvaal pupils
Protests began outside the school last week, with marchers calling for transformation and a change in the school's language policy.
Family of murdered East Rand women moved to safe house
The women were murdered, and another seriously wounded, at an informal settlement near Daveyton on the East Rand.
Masina: Local communities complicit in illegal mining
Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina says that more support needs to be given by national government while the city can only expose illegal mining.
Mokonyane to represent Zuma at Weah’s inauguration
The inauguration of President George Weah is set to take place on Monday.
16 injured during collision in Brakpan
Emergency services says they arrived to find both vehicles in the middle of the intersection on Saturday night.
5 Kagiso houses burnt after woman kidnapped
Shops were also looted this week by frustrated community members while they were marching to the Mogale City municipal offices.
New Eskom board chair Jabu Mabuza ready for the task ahead
The new chairperson says the task of stabilising the parastatal is a critical one that won't be taken lightly.
SAHRC to zoom in on businesses and human rights
The commission says its deeply disappointed about the recent controversial advertising campaign by retail giant H&M.
Family in shock after 4 women shot dead near Daveyton
One woman has described the moment gunmen entered their home and shot and killed her mother and aunts.
Mashaba hopes to spread A Re Sebetseng initiative across SA
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the heart of the project is about dealing with the huge filth and litter around the city.
SAHRC expects draft action plan from H&M on diversity, racism
The commission says it’s deeply disappointed by a recent advertisement by the global retailer.
Still no arrests after 4 women murdered, 1 wounded near Daveyton
Four women were killed, and another seriously wounded, at an informal settlement near Daveyton on the East Rand on Thursday.
Manamela would have been found guilty of gross misconduct, says Gauteng govt
The Gauteng provincial government says that while former Director of Mental Health Makgabo Manamela is not obliged to give reasons for her resignation, her role in the Esidimeni tragedy is well known.
Police officer shot & killed in Brakpan after withdrawing money
It’s understood the officer was followed from the ATM at Carnival City to his home where he was attacked by three gunmen.
Motshekga: Hoërskool Overvaal protestors must do so peacefully
EFF and ANC supporters demonstrated outside the school in Vereeniging on Wednesday, calling it racist after it refused to take in 55 English-speaking pupils.
Nehawu members to go on strike at all Unisa campuses
The union says a strike at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) is already underway.