[WATCH] Unisa Sunnyside closes doors after registration chaos
The University of South Africa says it has closed its doors for today and sent staff and students home in the interests of safety. Registration was meant to start on Monday, but protesting student groups blocked the gates and burnt tyres at the entrance.
[WATCH] 'Rustenburg unrest not xenophobic'
Residents of Rustenburg went on the rampage on Wednesday night, torching six buildings believed to be drug dens. Community members say the police are not dealing with the scourge of drugs affecting the youth in Rustenburg.
[WATCH] Diturupa: Festival honours Africa’s World War I soldiers
Every year after Christmas, thousands gather in the village of Makapanstad in South Africa’s North West province to honour the African soldiers who served in World War I. This age-old tradition is called Diturupa and it's traced back to a time after World War I.
[WATCH] At least 200 commuters injured in Germiston train crash
A train collision occurred at the Geldenhuis Train Station on Tuesday morning. At least 200 commuters were injured when a train rear-ended a stationary locomotive. No deaths were reported.
[WATCH] 'We want water," plead Emfuleni residents amid Gauteng heatwave
Residents in parts of Vereeniging are pleading with the Emfuleni municipality to immediately restore water supply to thousands of households amid a heatwave in Gauteng. Several areas have been hit by water cuts because the municipality failed to honour its payment to Rand Water.
[WATCH] #MatricResults2017: Special needs learner gets top award
A Pretoria matriculant who achieved top performer status in the category for pupils with special needs says that he worked hard to ensure that his disability did not impair his dreams. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a youngster Joshua Chetty has overcome great challenges.
[WATCH] From Limpopo village to Wits for SA’s top maths student
South Africa’s best performing matric student in mathematics did not come from a fancy school from one of the big cities. Takalani Bambela hails from a small village in Limpopo and attended the Tshivhase Secondary School. He intends studying actuarial science at Wits University.
[WATCH] My daughter lost her life because of paramedics' negligence
Nontombi Gwam, the mother of Latoya Gwam (3) who passed away at Pastor Paseka 'Mboro' Motsoeneng’s church gives a briefing at her home in Daveyton. She laid the blame for her daughter's death on the negligence of the responding paramedics.
[WATCH] Kelly Khumalo’s tearful tribute to Robbie Malinga
Kelly Khumalo collaborated on several projects with Malinga & was distraught during her performance at his funeral at Rhema Bible Church on Tuesday. Malinga (49) died on Christmas Day after losing the battle against cancer.
[WATCH] Ramokgopa visits clinic, family of child who died at Mboro's church
Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa visited the home of Nontombi Gwam whose child died at Pastor Paseka Motsoeneng's church on Sunday. She also conducted a site visit to the clinic in question to see if they had the capacity to help the sick child.
[WATCH] Pastor Mboro opens case after child's death at his church
Pastor Paseka “Mboro” Motsoeneng arrived at the Alberton Police Station with the mother of the child who had died at his church in Katlehong on Sunday. Mboro has opened a case of culpable homicide against the paramedics involved.
[WATCH] Lebohang Masango tackles hair politics in new children’s book
EWN reporter Masechaba Sefularo chats to Lebohang Masango about her book 'Mpumi’s Magic Beads'. It tackles social issues such as hair politics & bullying through the adventures of 3 inner-city school girls.
[WATCH] Mahlobo talks to EWN about attempts at regime change in SA
Former Minister of State Security talks to EWN about the threats of foreign regime change in SA after he provided his report from the Peace and Stability commission at the ANC’s elective conference.
[WATCH] Nomvula Mokonyane: I’m not a bad loser, I will work with new president
Nomvula Mokonyane rubbishes claimed that she was involved in vote rigging at the ANC’s national conference. She says she will support new ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa, as well as a judicial inquiry into state capture.
[WATCH] Journalist assaulted by ANC security speaks to EWN
Journalist Sam Mkokeli covering the ANC’s national conference was assaulted by ANC security & police during Cyril Ramaphosa’s walkabout on Tuesday. He spoke to EWN to give his side of the story.
[WATCH] Sihle Zikalala on new ANC leadership
ANC KZN chairperson Sihle Zikalala says the newly elected ANC leadership provides a good platform for party unity.
[WATCH] Zuma: I'm bowing out very happy, I made my contribution
Outgoing ANC president Jacob Zuma did a walkabout at Nasrec as he inspected good and services offered by South African businesses.
[WATCH] Nomvula Mokonyane: I'm confident of Dlamini Zuma win
Nomvula Mokonyane speaks to EWN's Clement Manyathela on the sidelines of the ANC’s elective conference as we await the announcement of the new leadership.