3 SA children among Nigeria building collapse

2014-09-21 22:03

A government spokesperson says three South African children are among those who survived the collapse of the church building in Nigeria.

Body found near railway line

2014-09-21 22:03

Free State police say a woman's body has been found by a group of young men at a railway line near Bethlehem.

Two arrested with 324kg dagga in bakkie

2014-09-21 22:03

Eastern Cape police say two men found in possession of dagga have been arrested in Grahamstown.

Government rates itself so-so

2014-09-21 19:29

The government’s monitoring arm has released a report that paints a bleak picture of how its national and provincial departments are performing.

The day Mario Oriani-Ambrosini stopped the pain

2014-09-21 19:29

His wife, sister, a friend and a nurse stayed up talking to him all night and, shortly before dawn, put on his favourite opera – Verdi’s Aida – when he asked to be left alone.

Hundreds in Jhb want green energy

2014-09-21 20:59

Scores of people in Johannesburg have joined a global demonstration to demand environmentally friendly energy.

KZN man dies after being hit by train

2014-09-21 17:37

A man has been killed after he was hit by a train between Park Rynie and Scottburgh in KwaZulu-Natal, say emergency services.



Multimedia  ·    User Galleries  ·  News in Pictures Send us your pictures   ·  Send us your stories

Zuma arrives in US for UN meeting

2014-09-21 19:29

President Jacob Zuma, accompanied by numerous ministers, have arrived in New York to attend the United Nations general assembly.

Joemat-Pettersson to address IAEA

2014-09-21 20:59

Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson is to address the 58th general conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency being held in Austria.

Man held for Soweto shop robbery

2014-09-21 17:37

A man has been arrested in connection with a business robbery in Meadowlands, Soweto, Gauteng police say.

Inside News24


Man held for Soweto shop robbery

2014-09-21 17:37

A man has been arrested in connection with a business robbery in Meadowlands, Soweto, Gauteng police say.

Western Cape to release monthly crime stats

2014-09-21 17:37

Crime statistics for the Western Cape will be released on a monthly basis, the province's community safety MEC Dan Plato says.

Ramaphosa returning to Lesotho

2014-09-21 15:38

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will return to Maseru, Lesotho, to pursue a regional mandate to help restore peace, stability and democracy in the country, his office says.

SA govt sending plane to fetch collapse survivors

2014-09-21 14:03

The government is expected to send an aircraft to Lagos, Nigeria to evacuate survivors of the church tragedy that killed 86 South Africans.

Rustenburg escapee to appear in court

2014-09-21 13:25

One of 16 illegal immigrants who escaped from the Rustenburg police station, and his wife are expected to appear in the Rustenburg Magistrate's Court.

Man burns to death in Joburg shack fire

2014-09-21 11:45

A man has burnt to death after his shack caught fire in Wynberg, south of Johannesburg. Three other shacks have also been destroyed.

Five killed in Durban head-on crash

2014-09-21 09:01

Five people have died after two vehicles collided head-on in Durban, paramedics have said.

Matric exam preparations complete

2014-09-21 15:38

Preparations for the national senior certificate examinations have been completed, says Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.

Man in court for raping girl, 15

2014-09-21 15:38

A 20-year-old man is expected to appear in an Eastern Cape court for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl.

Phiyega may have lied to SA - report

2014-09-21 14:03

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega may have misled South Africa last year when she said that she had been unaware that Major-General Mondli Zuma had failed to inform her of criminal cases against him at the time of his appointment as Gauteng provincial commissioner.

Parly: School disruptions concerning

2014-09-21 13:25

The way school pupils were being compromised because of service delivery protests was concerning, Parliament's portfolio committee on basic education says.

‘Broke’ Judy claims Tokyo spends R2m a month

2014-09-21 11:45

The divorce between former Cabinet minister Tokyo Sexwale and his wife Judy appears to be turning nasty as the couple fight over their assets.

Church collapse: Picture of chaos emerges

2014-09-21 10:01

Rescuers lost critical hours after the collapse of a church guesthouse in Nigeria which claimed 86 lives because officials were prevented from doing their work, a report says.

More water shortages in Joburg

2014-09-21 07:26

More water shortages are expected in and around Johannesburg due to depleted water supply in four reservoirs, the city’s water service says.


Now Showing at the Movies

Where is it showing...
OR find out what's on where...

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now! - shop online today

Pre-order your iPhone 6 at

Hurry and pre-order your own iPhone 6 now at SA’s favourite online store!

Bargain box – 60% off

Reduced prices, very limited stock. While stocks last. Hurry and shop now!

Mind blow low prices on electronics

Get either the Prestigio multiphone or Proline tablet 7” tablet for only R699. Offers valid while stocks last. Shop now!

30% off Barbie toys

Save 30% on all Barbie toys and accessories. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Baby extravanganza month at

Celebrate baby month with a wide range of awesome baby products. Offers valid while stocks last. Shop now.

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25


Something may be bothering you. A flooded mind and impulsive reactions are not a good combination as you are not thinking more

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.