[WATCH] Momentum payout explained
EWN reporter Kgomotso Modise takes a look at the timeline that led to the Momentum announcement on Tuesday evening that it will be paying out the R2.4 million life insurance policy to Denise Ganas whose husband was gunned down in a hijacking.
Gauteng braces for heatwave
Johannesburg Emergency Service will be on high alert this week as the South African Weather Service warns of a heatwave. Forecasters say temperatures will rise to 35 degrees in Gauteng and persist into the weekend.
[WATCH] Firefighters hurt in Joburg CBD fire speak from hospital
[WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES] It's been two months since the deadly fire in Johannesburg that claimed the lives of three firefighters. Two of their colleagues are still in hospital recovering from extensive burn wounds to their hands. EWN visited them in hospital.
[VIDEO] At the crime scene: 3 wounded in Zuurbekom shooting
Three people were wounded in a shooting between rival church groups outside the International Pentecostal Holiness Church in Zuurbekom, west of Johannesburg.
3 injured in shooting outside Zuurbekom church
At least 6 cars riddled with bullets are at the scene of the shooting.
[WATCH] The life of Pik Botha
Apartheid-era Foreign Affairs Minister Pik Botha has died at the age of 86. He passed away at a Pretoria hospital on Thursday night.
All the president's men: SA's finance ministers since 1994
A look at all the finance ministers in South Africa since 1994
[WATCH] Case against 'Dros rapist' Nicholas Ninow postponed
Nicholas Ninow (20), who is accused of raping a child (7) at the Dros restaurant in Silverton, will remain in custody after his case was postponed until 1 November.
[WATCH] From playground to playlist, Ishmael’s new spin on ‘Takalani’ tune
Veteran local musician Ishmael Morabe has shared with EWN Lifestyle what inspired him to sample kiddies show 'Takalani Sesame's' theme in his new tune ‘Takalani’.
Petrol price reaches all-time high
The fuel price is going up to a record high with petrol increasing between 99 cents and R1.
[WATCH] Zandspruit residents march against crime
Residents of Zandspruit marched to the Honeydew police station to demand better protection against crime in the area.
Gauteng crime stats
The Gauteng Community Safety Department says it has recorded a slight decrease in contact crimes in the province, but that murder has increased to the highest it’s been in the past 10 years.
[WATCH] Joburg firefighter: 'We're broken'
Joburg firefighter Themba Tshemese recalls having to enter the Bank of Lisbon building to recover the bodies of his three colleagues who died while extinguishing the blaze in the building.
[GALLERY] JHB firefighters bid farewell to 3 fallen colleagues
Members of the Johannesburg Emergency Services, metro police, paramedics and various private and public sector security companies gathered at the Bank of Lisbon building to honour the lives of three fighters who died while battling a blaze in the city centre.
[WATCH] Firefighters remember fallen colleagues at Joburg fire site
Members of the Johannesburg Emergency Services, metro police, and various security companies gathered at the Bank of Lisbon building to honour the lives of 3 fighters who died while battling a blaze last week.
#CrimeStats: SA murder rate by the numbers
Police Minister Bheki Cele has released the crime statistics for the 2017/2018 financial year. He revealed that 20,336 murders were recorded nationally, which means that 57 people are killed in SA each day.
[VIDEO] Fallen firefighter's family visits the CBD
The family of the firefighter who plunged to his death while fighting a fire at the Lisbon Bank building in the Joburg CBD, Simphiwe Moropane, have visited the spot where he died.
Family visits scene where firefighter died
Simphiwe Moropane tripped while trying to make his way through the thick smoke on the top floor of the Lisbon Bank building on Wednesday.