LIVE: Ahmed Timol inquest: 'No physical capacity to commit suicide' - Essop

2017-06-27 09:36

During his testimony at the inquest into the death of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, Salim Essop revealed he was tortured for about four days after being arrested by police along with Timol.


Myeni accused of bullying SAA board as she arrives at Parliament alone

38 minutes ago

SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni cut a lonely figure in Parliament when she was the only member of the board who arrived for a briefing with the standing committee on finance.

South Africa

Scratch marks found on Rohde's back after wife's death

49 minutes ago

Jason Rohde, who is accused of murdering his wife Susan in July last year, had two scratch marks on his back days after his wife’s death, a medical report has revealed.


ANC cadres are revolutionaries no more

2017-06-27 07:55

The ANC’s faux revolutionaries are more interested in enriching themselves, empowering their business partners and enjoying Johnny Walker Black, than in the plight of ordinary people, writes Max du Preez.

Voting Booth

After losing the T20 and ODI series’ to England how will the Proteas fare in the tests?

Previous Results · Suggest a vote


Lambie out for rest of season - reports

52 minutes ago

Sharks flyhalf Pat Lambie has been ruled out of action for the rest of the Super Rugby season.


inside news24

  • Indicators
  • JSE Winners
  • JSE Losers
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes 

Special focus

Eskom and clean energy

Nuclear and coal lobbies threaten to scupper renewables in SA.

From Casablanca to Marrakech:

Top tips for South African travellers.

Huge Ferrari crash in Joburg

Watch as Ferrari crash into a Mazda CX-3 in Johannesburg.


Beefy macaroni cheese

Plus more belly-filling pasta recipes to keep you warm.

Quick Guide: Magical Morocco

Consider Morocco for a number of exotic reasons.

Hammond's 'Twin Crutch' conversion

Richard Hammond shows his 'Twin Crutch' conversion.

Traffic Alerts
Love 2 Meet


E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

Interactive Advertising Bureau
© 2017 All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.