4 compelling real-life crimes that translated onto screen

2017-08-07 13:59

We listed four fascinating trials, intriguing enough to capture the media’s attention and be developed into a film, in documentary form.

The Dish-Disconnectors

2017-07-05 13:10

With internet connections becoming ever more affordable and faster, many South Africans are abandoning pay-TV and opting for streaming services instead.

BBC's 'Motorheads' marriage works because 'there is no sex'

2017-02-28 10:43

The presenters treat 'Motorheads' as “a day off” from their real jobs as motor journalists.

SKA goes digital as Northern Cape switches off analogue TV signal

2016-10-27 11:54

The first phase of the analogue switch-off and migration to digital broadcasting will start with analogue signals being switched off in the Northen Cape.

Jessica Nkosi and Anele Mdoda clear things up about hosting #OPW

2016-05-26 08:07

While her sister takes a break, Anele is taking over along with a popular Isibaya star.

Be clear on what is offered on your warranty

2016-02-02 13:30

When a store offers a warranty on the sale of an appliance the least a customer expects is a hassle-free repair job when lodging a claim down the line.

Northern Cape first to digital migration

2015-09-29 14:27

Thousands of households around the SKA project will be the first to experience broadcast digital migration in South Africa.

Apple finally wakes up to TV

2015-09-10 13:37

Apple unveiled a new version of its TV device for delivering movies, shows and other content, seeking to push deeper into people’s living rooms.

Top 10 kiddie tv shows

2015-08-04 09:05

We compiled the top 10 list of TV shows your preschoolers love most, as voted by you. to challenge set-top-box decision in court

2015-04-14 09:35

Television company is heading to court to challenge a government decision on encryption for set top boxes.


8 must-watch series you’ll only find on Showmax

2017-07-25 11:33

Here are the eight highly acclaimed series you will only find on Showmax in South Africa:

The best shows to watch on TV this week

2017-06-25 00:00

Couch potatoes, here are the shows you can't miss on the box this week.

M-Net: 30 years of entertaining SA

2016-12-06 08:01

This year M-Net celebrated 30 years of delivering content to local audiences. CEO Yolisa Phahle explains why she thinks the company has managed to stay relevant throughout the years.

Naspers names former HBO exec as Showmax CFO

2016-07-05 13:54

Naspers has named Akash Bhatia chief financial officer of its Showmax video streaming business as Africa’s biggest company by market value expands the service. channels boss Monde Twala resigns

2016-03-01 12:19

The managing director of channels at, Monde Twala, is leaving the local free-to-air commercial broadcaster in the latest of a string of high level executive changes.

Streaming: The ultimate boredom buster for your kids

2016-01-25 10:45

New video streaming services give parents access to thousands of kids shows at an affordable price.

Millions more switch on to MultiChoice

2015-09-22 12:39

The pay-TV provider has increased its reach by almost four million, according to the National Association of Broadcasters.

Delays stymie SA digital TV programme

2015-09-10 12:07

The delay in the switch over to digital terrestrial television (DTT) is symptomatic of the government’s ineffective implementation of policy, says an analyst.

SABC to tell truth 'with balanced perspective' - CEO

2015-07-02 15:57

New SABC chief executive officer Frans Matlala said the public broadcaster going forward will tell the truth but will also be "balancing the perspective".

Digital migration policy to be gazetted

2015-03-16 12:15

The final broadcast digital migration policy will be published in the Government Gazette next week, the communications department has said.

Traffic Alerts
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.