Precious Ramabulana suspect charged with murder, rape and robbery
Aubrey Manaka appeared in the Molemole Magistrate Court in Limpopo. Manaka faces rape, murder and robbery charges and will re-appear on 30 January 2020 after abandoning his bail application.
Precious Ramabulana's mother not coping after her murder
President Cyril Ramaphosa visited the family of slain student Precious Ramabulana in Limpopo on Sunday after the 21-year-old was stabbed 52 times. Ramaphosa said the perpetrator already had a pending rape charge and that such men should not live a comfortable life in prison.
Local break: Driving cats, a song for Siya and Ubunifu in Soweto
This is your local break, breaking away from breaking news. From cats driving taxis, to reactions to Sonia Mbele being overwhelmed with the Holy Spirit, and basking in the spirit of #StrongerTogether, EWN's got you covered.
HIV in KZN: The story of death to life
South Africa has the highest number of people in the world living with HIV despite the percentage of HIV declining by 16%. KwaZulu-Natal has the highest prevalence in the country. EWN visited Eshowe, a community which has drastically reduced the number of infections to find out how they did it with the help of Doctors Without Borders. But what will happen when they leave?
Zwide comes to standstill for captain Siya Kolisi before Boks leave for CT
Thousands came out in Zwide, the hometown of Springbok captain Siya Kolisi, to support the team and see the Webb Ellis cup before it leaves for the final leg of the rugby champions tour in Cape Town.
GALLERY: Mapimpi's community beaming with pride following Boks RWC win
Makazole Mapimpi’s community has shared how proud they were of him for scoring the first try in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final match against England.
GALLERY: Boks wrap up EC World Cup tour in Port Elizabeth
The Springboks wrapped up their Eastern Cape Rugby World Cup tour in the windy city of Port Elizabeth where fans came out to support the 2019 World Cup winners.
Mapimpi's grandmother: I'm going to slaughter 10 chickens for him
EWN sat down with Nofikelepi Mapimpi, Makazole Mapimpi's grandmother in the Eastern Cape, as the Springboks made their way across the province in the victory tour.
I'm going to slaughter 10 chickens for Mapimpi
While the Springboks are in the Eastern Cape, home province to three of its players, EWN visited the women who raised Makazola Mapimpi. Nofikelipi Mapimpi, his grandmother, beams with joy when recounting what it was like to watch her grandson play in the World Cup match ij which the Springboks became world champions.
GALLERY: Boks take Webb Ellis Cup tour to East London
East London Springbok supporters came out in thousands to support the national team's tour following their win at the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan last week. The Boks are currently on a national tour showcasing their trophy.
'If this were elections, Springboks would win & Kolisi would be president'
The Springboks kicked off their Rugby World Cup victory tour in Pretoria with fans lining the streets singing, dancing and showing 'gees' to celebrate and welcome the world champs home. Speaking at the Union Buildings, President Cyril Ramaphosa said if this were elections, Springboks would be the ruling party.
'Honour legends while they're alive - Hugh Masekela Festival heads to Soweto
Event organisers say more needs to be done to ensure legends are remembered and taken care of while they're alive and in their passing as Hugh Masekela will be honoured at Soweto Theatre on 09 November 2019 with the Hugh Masekela Festival. This will be the first time the festival is held since his passing.
Local break: Breaking away from breaking news
This is your local break, breaking away from breaking news. From Bonang winning an inaugural award to singing the national anthem for the Bokke.
Another one! Queen B bags inaugural African Influencer award
The B-Effect is in full force for media personality Bonang Matheba as she bagged yet another award for her influence on the African continent.
Local break: Amanda Blacks new album 'Power', Lebo Mathosa biopics drops and AKA and Burna Boy beef
From reactions to Amanda Black's new album to remembering the legendary HHP. This is your local break, breaking away from breaking news.
Father of raped toddler begs suspect to hand himself over
A Reiger Park father describes to EWN his torment over the rape of his two-year-old daughter and his plea to the alleged perpetrator to hand himself over and let justice take its course.
Local govt in a state of crisis - Prof William Gumede
Local government was a key topic at the second growth inclusive forum hosted by the Kgalema Motlanthe Foundation. Professor William Gumede, former President Kgalema Motlanthe and Minister Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma weigh in on the state of local government in South Africa.
Bokke eat Italian for lunch
South Africa kept their hopes of moving into the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup well in hand with a 49-3 win over Italy on Friday. South Africa will take on Canada in their next match on 10 October.