Education MEC Lesufi condemns rape of girl (8) at Randburg school
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says he is concerned about the scourge of violence against women and girls in society.
Lesufi warns against shifting troublesome male pupils to other schools
Lesufi says the shifting of troubled learners to other schools puts more children at risk and can often make matters worse.
Majavu: Those making allegations against Motsoeneng must prove them
Motsoeneng faces a charge for remarks made at an unsanctioned press conference last month when he criticised the newly appointed SABC interim board.
Lesufi disgusted by rape of girl (8) at school
The boys aged between 12 and 14 have since been suspended and have already made two court appearances.
11 scholars injured in minibus accident near Brits
The accident happened while the children were on their way to school on Wednesday morning.
More service delivery protests hit Gauteng
In Phola Park in Thokoza, residents took to the streets stoning vehicles and blocking the road with burning tyres.
Karabo Mokoena: Plans for memorial service underway
Karabo's uncle Tsepho Mokoena says the memorial service for his niece will be held on Wednesday and the funeral on Friday.
Motorists urged to avoid R554 amid protest
It’s unclear what the protest is about, but the road has been barricaded with burning tyres and rubble.
'South Africans should not be left in dark on nuclear plans'
The Energy Department on Saturday announced that it plans to sign new and transparent nuclear power agreements with five foreign countries.
No price tag for nuclear build programme yet
The department of energy says it is yet to determine the cost of the nuclear build programme, while concerns were raised over a previous estimate of R1 trillion.
GP disaster management on high alert amid weekend cold front
The South African Weather Service has issued a warning for severe and persistent thunder showers across many parts of the country this weekend.
Police manhunt after shoot-out at Nicolway Shopping Mall
Police say they believe a group of men had intended to rob the mall, but were interrupted before they could do so.
‘SOEs must be led by execs committed to improving SA’s economy’
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says ANC leaders have a task of building a strong and a stable party, which is focused on improving the lives of all South Africans.
70 children injured in KZN bus crash
ER24’s Russel Meiring says the children sustained minor to moderate injuries and were treated on the scene before being transported to various hospitals.
Suspect in Karabo Mokoena's murder to appear in court
People Opposing Women Abuse’s Nhlanhla Mokeona says the only way to end gender-based violence is if men show support towards women.
Family confirms missing Karabo Mokoena (22) found dead
Mokoena went missing last month and her family's now confirmed she was murdered – allegedly by her boyfriend.
NCID: Rainfall behind malaria outbreak in Limpopo, Mpumalanga
Two people have died so far in Mpumalanga from the mosquito-borne disease and over 500 cases have been reported since April.
Nehawu picket at University of Pretoria over salary increases
The union has threatened to go on a full scale strike should the university refuse to compromise.