Vaal teen (14) arrested for fatally stabbing fellow pupil (17)
It is alleged the two pupils started fighting over a cellphone which resulted in the suspect stabbing the victim with a knife on the chest.
Gavin Watson's family reportedly seeking independent reconstruction of crash
Watson died on Monday after crashing the car he was travelling in near OR Tambo International Airport. While authorities said there was no evidence at this stage suggesting foul play, police were investigating a case of culpable homicide.
SABC soccer analyst David Kekana dies
Details surrounding his death were not clear, but it's understood he had been admitted to hospital recently.
City of Tshwane, unions reach deal to end municipal workers' strike
In a tweet on Friday morning, the City of Tshwane said that the strike had now been terminated and it would work to restore services.
ANC NEC should prioritise response to Mkhwebane, not Hanekom – analyst
The NEC will on Friday hold a meeting to address critical issues facing the party.
Ramaphosa appoints 5 judges to Supreme Court of Appeal
The appointments follow recommendations made by The Judicial Service Commission and include justices Daniel Dlodlo, Caroline Nicholls, as well as Fikile Mokgohloa.
Report by land panel will be tabled in Cabinet first, says Presidency
The panel was further expected to provide perspectives on land policy in the context of persisting land inequality, unsatisfactory land and agrarian reform and uneven urban land development.
Cosatu: Ramaphosa should appoint young, untainted people to cabinet
Cosatu said the president consulted with it about the composition of his new cabinet.
DA confirms resignation of campaign manager Jonathan Moakes
DA spokesperson Solly Malatsi would not be drawn on whether Moakes’ departure has anything to do with the party’s decline in electoral support after the polls.
Appointment of new MPC member Chris Loewald welcomed
Economists have welcomed the appointment of Christopher Loewald as the sixth member of the monetary policy committee, lauding him as a man of integrity.
Makhubele not deterred as ANC to appeal court ruling on Parly deployment
The Limpopo PEC member approached the High Court seeking a declaratory order that would compel the ANC to act in line with a settlement agreement guaranteeing her a seat in the NCOP.
US-China battle negatively affecting SA’s economic growth - Kganyago
The world's two largest economies are locked in an escalating trade battle, with tit-for-tat tariffs being imposed by the two sides.
Repo rate remains unchanged at 6.75%
The South African Reserve Bank has announced that the repo rate will remain unchanged at 6.75%
Sisi Ntombela re-elected as Free State premier
The former Maluti-a-Phofung mayor Vusi Tshabalala will be the new chief whip in the province while Zanele Sifuba has been elected to the speaker position.
Denosa calls for complete overhaul of country’s nursing sector
Academics and other healthcare organisations have also sounded the alarm around what they say is a looming crisis unless government steps in.
Salga: West Rand councillor's murder an attack on state
Councillor Festus Matshogo died after his house was petrol bombed earlier this week in Mohlakeng on the West Rand.
Salga calls on police to act swiftly after councillor killed in house attack
Rand West City Local Municipality councillor Festus Matshogo died after his house was petrol bombed earlier this week.
Solidarity: SA could face health crisis due to nurse shortage
Head of the trade union's Occupational Guilds Hennie Bierman said the sector was being further crippled by a lack of funding, shortage of equipment and insufficient training.