Koeberg unit also back as Eskom curbs load shedding

30 minutes ago

The return of unit 1 of the Koeberg nuclear power station will now help to stabilise the power system ahead of the winter peak periods this winter, says Eskom.

South Africa

EFF leader and defector to ANC air dirty laundry on Facebook

7 minutes ago

The defection of a number of EFF members to the ANC has resulted in a social media war between EFF secretary general Godrich Gardee and former member Ayanda Tshabalala.

South Africa

Business as usual at Lion Park after fatal attack

21 minutes ago

Despite a fatal lion attack, business ran pretty much as usual at the Lion Park in Johannesburg, and visitors were driving through with all their windows rolled up.


Unions slam new govt wage move as 'abominable'

12 minutes ago

Public sector unions have threatened to abandon a recent wage hike deal after the government clawed back to 6.4% from the 7% agreed on last month.

Voting Booth

Professor Tim Noakes says banting is safe for everyone. Will you try it?

Previous Results · Suggest a vote

South Africa

ANC submits Nkandla ad hoc committee list

34 minutes ago

The ANC in Parliament has sent National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete a list of MPs it has selected to serve on an ad hoc committee that is to consider Police Minister Nathi Nhleko's report on security upgrades to Nkandla.


Solar Impulse to go under cover in Japan

24 minutes ago

Sunshine powered Solar Impulse 2 is expected to get under cover overnight, finally allowing support staff to let go of the super lightweight plane almost 24 hours after it arrived in Japan.


inside news24

  • Indicators
  • JSE Winners
  • JSE Losers
Price % Change
Rand/$ 12.23 0,22%
Rand/£ 18.75 -0,66%
Rand/€ 13.61 -1,66%
Gold/oz $1192.60 0,13%
All-share index 52185.61 0,21%
Brent Crude Oil 65.35 0,57%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes 

Welcome to MyNews24, where people publish their news!

Sign into News24 with your Facebook account to submit articles, comments & photos.
Health4Men, ARVs 
Submitted by
Scheepers de Bruin

Today I officially applied to go onto ARVs. Medical aid admin. I can’t help but think this process may have been quicker if I didn’t have medical cover.  Read more...

9 comments 1074 views
Every town has its life style 
Submitted by

You can take a man out of Soweto but you cannot take Soweto out of a man.  Read more...

8 comments 1320 views
Open letter to Mcebo Dlamini 
Submitted by
G man

An open letter to His Brilliance Mcebo Freedom Dlamini - a guy who was heading up the Wits SRC. Read more...

16 comments 2032 views
Multimedia published by the News24 community:


Zimbabwe's 'solar pirates' create jobs with laptop, solar panel

2015-06-02 14:42

A lack of formal jobs in Zimbabwe has forced many young Zimbabweans into finding alternative work. Many have flocked to neighbouring South Africa in search of jobs, while others have found a particularly thriving new career: Solar piracy.


6 positive things to do during load shedding

2015-06-02 14:30

When my family and I were stranded in a darkened house for what seemed like the umpteenth time, I sat down and compiled a list of things to do during the tedious hours of load shedding, says Koos Kombuis.

Special focus

Rich lamb curry

Plus more tummy warming curry recipes!

From Bruce to Caitlyn: What you should keep in mind

The former athlete and reality TV star has publicly started her journey as a transgender woman.

PE's food scene blossoms

See how Port Elizabeth is upping its culinary game.

Sanral on tolls: 'WCape exaggerating'

'The City of Cape Town is exaggerating the effect of toll roads on road users,' says Sanral's Vusi Mona. It's just 'delaying tactics'...


Which instant cereal is best for you?

The nutritional value of SA’s favourite instant breakfast cereals might surprise you.

WOW! Check out SA's super-hot sport stars!

8 local athletes with sexy Instagram accounts!

No one's an island

Tips for single parents to help them stretch those rands.

How parenting changes you

Being a parent is more than just changing nappies and buying toys.

Love 2 Meet

The group dynamic can be quite charged today and sparks can fly if you don`t keep things contained. The fixed star Procyon shines...read more



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.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

Interactive Advertising Bureau
© 2015 24.com. 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 24.com 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.