Cops out in numbers in Joburg CBD to control rampaging pupils

8 minutes ago

Johannesburg police are out in numbers at the Johannesburg Legislature as protesting students have gathered in the streets.

Joburg school kids wreak havoc in CBD

2014-07-30 14:05

Thousands of school children have descended on Johannesburg CBD, reportedly wreaking havoc and looting from shops and vendors. More as the story develops.

Woman killed in Joburg crash

2014-07-30 13:02

A woman has died and two others seriously injured when a minibus taxi knocked them down in Mayfair, Johannesburg.

Woman dies as 4 vehicles collide in Benoni

2014-07-30 12:35

A woman has died and 13 other people were injured when four vehicles collided in Benoni on the East Rand.

Torture camp accused back in the dock

2014-07-30 11:08

The murder-accused owner of a military-style camp where three boys died is still testifying in the Vereeniging Regional Court.

Security for Krejcir judge stepped up

2014-07-30 11:03

Police have stepped up security for Judge Colin Lamont, who is presiding over Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir's trial, following an apparent drive-by shooting incident.

Krejcir judge concerned about knife in court

2014-07-30 09:42

The judge in Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir's trial expressed safety concerns following the discovery of a knife at court. Krejcir’s lawyer claimed that she brought the knife with cake.

R5bn allocated for Gauteng housing - MEC

2014-07-30 08:14

Gauteng’s Human Settlements MEC Jacob Mamabolo has announced that the 2014/2015 budget for the provincial department is R5bn.

Porsche passenger in court over road rage attack

2014-07-30 05:34

A man arrested in connection with an alleged road rage attack in Fourways, Johannesburg, is expected to appear in the Randburg Magistrate's Court.

Graduates face jail over CV lies

2014-07-30 05:00

The Southern African Fraud Prevention Service and a background screening company have warned prospective job seekers that lying about qualifications could land them in jail.

Blitzbokke eye Olympic spot

2014-07-29 22:00

The Blitzbokke will soon start the next phase in their pursuit of Olympic silverware after their Commonwealth Games triumph.

NUM unhappy about Eskom strike interdict

2014-07-29 20:45

The National Union of Mineworkers has expressed anger at Eskom because the para-statal has obtained a strike interdict against workers.

Collapsed pylon not yet rebuilt - Eskom

2014-07-29 19:44

Eskom says an electricity pylon that collapsed in Slovoville, Soweto, may only be reconstructed by the end of the week, and power cuts will continue until then.

Road-rage accused named

2014-07-29 18:32

The man accused of a disgraceful road-rage attack that was videoed by a witness at the weekend has been named - do you know him?

Three wanted for Soweto murder

2014-07-29 18:00

Police are searching for three men who allegedly killed a man and hijacked his car in Zola, Soweto.

Unions sign wage deal

2014-07-29 17:14

Unions in the metal and engineering sector, including Numsa and Solidarity, have signed a wage agreement with an employer body.

Strikes death penalty for workers: Mantashe

2014-07-29 16:43

Strikes are death penalties for workers, says ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe, adding that a solution about lengthy strikes must be found.

Miner dies at Doornkop

2014-07-29 16:13

Harmony says an employee has died in an accident at its Doornkop mine after the area in which he was working collapsed.

Mantashe compares EFF, Nazis

2014-07-29 15:32

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has drawn comparisons between the Nazis and Julius Malema's EFF.

Gauteng to get 11 new 'smart' schools

2014-07-29 11:43

Eleven new "smart" schools will be constructed in Gauteng this year and some will be ready next year, the province's infrastructure development MEC has announced.

Kidnapped woman still missing - police

2014-07-29 10:35

Gauteng police say they are still searching for a 21-year-old woman from Vlakfontein who was allegedly kidnapped last week.

Pupil who shot bully to be tried

2014-07-29 09:02

A Vosloorus pupil who allegedly shot and killed a school bully will be tried for premeditated murder after a request to have the case diverted was turned down, according to a report.

Two held for attempted murder

2014-07-28 22:07

Two men have been arrested for attempted murder after allegedly shooting at two people in Meadowlands, Soweto police say.

Two held after police find body in their car

2014-07-28 20:36

Police have arrested two men after the body of a young woman was found in the vehicle in which they were travelling, Johannesburg metro police say.

Soweto power tower collapses

2014-07-28 18:55

An electricity tower has collapsed in Soweto, leading Eskom to implement rotational power cuts in some areas, the power producer says.


Pupils in hospital after JHB CBD looting

14 minutes ago

Four school pupils have been taken to hospital after being attacked by shop owners whose businesses were looted during protests in Johannesburg, metro police say.

Camp owner: I didn’t cause boy’s death

2014-07-30 13:43

The murder-accused owner of a military-style camp where three boys died says it is a “blatant lie” that he caused the death of 15-year-old Raymond Buys.

Road rage accused appears in court after delay

2014-07-30 12:38

A man accused of a road rage assault in Fourways, Johannesburg, has made a brief appearance in court after earlier failing to appear when the matter was called.

Murder-accused camp owner: Dead boy tricked me

2014-07-30 12:35

The murder-accused owner of a military-style camp where three boys died has admitted that he had been negligent but says the boy he is accused of killing “pulled a lot of tricks on me”.

Road rage accused fails to arrive in court

2014-07-30 11:03

A warrant of arrest has been issued for a man accused of a road rage assault in Fourways, after he failed to arrive in court.

Woman gets naked at Mandela statue

2014-07-30 09:42

A woman has caused a commotion when she stripped naked and caressed the statue of former president Nelson Mandela in Sandton. WARNING: Article contains imagery which some users might find offensive.

Manhunt after woman found decapitated

2014-07-30 09:42

Gauteng police are searching for a Turffontein man after his girlfriend was found decapitated in their home.

Camp owner in dock on recruits' deaths

2014-07-30 06:05

The cross-examination of the owner of a military-style camp where three boys died is expected to resume in the Vereeniging Regional Court.

Domingo lifts Proteas' bar

2014-07-30 05:00

Fresh off regaining the number-one Test rankings, Russell Domingo says there is still plenty room for improvement for the Proteas.

ANC prefers local buyer for Amplats mines

2014-07-29 22:00

The ANC would like a local company to buy mines being sold by Anglo American Platinum, but says it will not try to influence the deal.

Sapu: Suspend cop in court for fraud

2014-07-29 21:13

The Benoni police cluster commander accused of fraud should be suspended with immediate effect, the SA Police Union has said.

Special whisky on board SAA, Kenya Airways

2014-07-29 20:00

Passengers travelling on both SAA and Kenya Airways will soon have the opportunity to buy a special South African whisky on board.

SA maize crop bigger than expected

2014-07-29 19:01

The government's crop estimates committee says deliveries to silos show a bigger crop of yellow maize than previously thought.

Don't rely on political names - Mantashe

2014-07-29 18:01

Politicians' children should not depend on their name to get ahead in life, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

Rand softer in cautious pre-Fed trade

2014-07-29 17:39

The rand has fallen to its lowest in a week against the dollar, with investors keen to minimise their risk exposure.

Only dialogue can stop Gaza war - De Klerk

2014-07-29 16:56

Former president FW de Klerk says the only way the fighting in the Middle East could stop is through dialogue.

ASA find selection solution

2014-07-29 16:16

Johan Cronje, Andre Olivier and Elroy Gelant have been included in SA's final team for the African Championships.

Still long way to go for equality - De Klerk

2014-07-29 15:33

Former president FW de Klerk says he hopes his footprints will remind people of the long journey towards equality that still lies ahead.

Porsche passenger arrested for road rage attack

2014-07-29 14:20

A man who allegedly assaulted a driver during a road rage attack in Fourways, Johannesburg, has been arrested after handing himself in at a police station, Gauteng police say.

Minibus carrying children slams into wall

2014-07-29 11:10

A driver and three schoolchildren have been hospitalised after a minibus transporting children to school crashed into a brick wall in Vosloorus.

Jozi auto show dates announced

2014-07-29 09:02

The Johannesburg International Motor Show, South Africa's biggest motoring exhibition, will return to Nasrec in October 2015.

Jim: Wage offer a victory

2014-07-29 05:00

Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim says the settlement accepted by its nearly 200 000 members is a huge victory given the pittance offered at point of deadlock.

Thousands watch Fourways road-rage

2014-07-28 20:46

This shocking incident of road rage appears on a video taken on Witkoppen Road, north of Johannesburg, South Africa. A Porsche driver damages another motorist's car then violently assaults him.

Numsa, Solidarity accept wage offer

2014-07-28 19:06

Both the National Union of Metalworkers of SA and Solidarity have accepted a wage offer in the metals and engineering sector.

Top cop held for recruitment fraud

2014-07-28 18:55

A Benoni police cluster commander is out on bail after appearing in the Moroka Magistrate's Court in Soweto for alleged fraud, Gauteng police say.

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