Not much has changed since I started as a journalist – Vodacom Journalist of the Year on Gang Wars series

2019-11-24 09:01

Vodacom Journalist of the Year Tammy Petersen reflects on the task of telling "heart-rending" stories in her series, Gang Wars, and notes that not much has changed on the Cape Flats since she first started reporting.

News24 bags four Vodacom Journalist of the Year awards, including top prize of the night

2019-11-21 23:15

News24 has scooped four honours at the 2019 edition of the Vodacom Journalist of the Year awards ceremony, including the prestigious Journalist of the Year and Investigations awards.

Zizi Kodwa zapped by press ombud over story on Bosasa friend

2019-07-10 17:08

The Press Ombud has dismissed a complaint by Deputy State Security Minister Zizi Kodwa over an article News24 wrote regarding his friendship with a man implicated in allegations of bribery at the state capture commission of inquiry.

News24 removes video of Driehoek Hoërskool rescue effort

2019-02-09 12:31

After careful consideration and engagement with our readers, News24 has removed a video showing the rescue efforts in the immediate aftermath of the fatal Driehoek Hoërskool concrete slab collapse.

20/20 vision: News24 reflects on 2 decades of breaking news, innovation and editorial excellence

2018-12-21 13:16

As 2018 draws to a close, we at News24 have taken a moment to reflect on our 20 years of existence.

News24 doccies now available on Showmax

2018-06-13 14:16

Two documentaries filmed by the News24 video team is now available for viewing on Showmax.

News24 launches Hello Africa newsletter

2018-04-11 08:10

News24 has launched an Africa newsletter, Hello Africa, which is aimed at keeping our audiences informed about what is happening across the continent.

WATCH: The biggest stories of 2017

From the #GuptaLeaks and #MeToo, to the coup that was not a coup - our editors look back at 2017 and pick their biggest stories of the year. Watch.

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Severe storms lash SA: Your wet-weather driving guide

2017-10-10 09:54

South African has been hit by severe storms this week, with heavy rain and strong winds affecting large parts of Gauteng. Here are some important tips for driving in wet weather.

Daily motoring wrap: What you should do in a car crash

2017-08-17 14:37

Crashes are a daily occurrence on SA roads, and more often then not, drivers forget to take down important details or to follow a simple process because either panic or frustration sets in.


Vodacom Journalist of the Year on Gang Wars series: The man in the open field, opening fire

2019-11-23 11:54

Vodacom Journalist of the Year Tammy Petersen of News24 – storyteller of a seven-part series on Cape Flats gang violence - tells the story of the day she found refuge in between a block of flats in Hanover Park after a man started opening fire, while standing in an open field.

News24 is SA's most trusted news brand, says Reuters study

2019-06-14 14:31

The Reuters Institute has named News24 as the most trusted news brand in South Africa.

News24 journalist mugged while covering voter registration

2019-01-26 13:35

A News24 journalist was mugged and robbed of his camera in Mitchells Plain on Saturday while covering the voter registration drive in Cape Town.

What to do after witnessing a 'hit-and-run' incident

2018-06-28 10:58

Whether it is a slight fender bender or something more serious like knocking down a pedestrian, a hit and run incident is a crime in South Africa.

We tried the pap at Wimpy and KFC - and the winner is clear

2018-04-11 08:55

Wimpy is a relative newcomer in the pap game.

No journalist or media organisation should ever reveal its sources – Sanef

2018-01-12 18:20

The South African National Editors' Forum has strongly condemned the City of Cape Town's request for News24 to reveal its sources in a story about the metro.

News24, AmaBhungane, Daily Maverick awarded for work on #GuptaLeaks

2017-11-17 14:44

News24, AmaBhungane and Daily Maverick have been crowned overall winners of the Vodacom Journalist of the Year awards.

Judge Mogoeng Mogoeng voted South African of the Year

2017-09-24 17:41

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has been named as the 2017 South African of the Year, according to a poll hosted by News24.

'If there is a track, expect a train' - What drivers should do at level-crossings in SA

2017-07-26 10:34

A train has collided with a car at a crossing in Charlottedale, KwaZulu-Natal. We list valuable tips for drivers approaching level-crossings in SA.

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