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Rand Water hits three Gauteng metros with water restrictions

2019-05-24 20:01

High water consumption has resulted in restrictions applied in three Gauteng metros.

Some services back on track at Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital following fire

2019-05-22 17:48

The Gauteng Department of Health says some services have been handed back to the Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital in Soweto, following a fire.

Fire breaks out at Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital, patients moved

2019-05-20 17:02

Patients from Bheki Mlangeni District Hospital in Soweto, Gauteng have been moved following a fire that started in the hospital's administration block.

Diesel spill: SABC radio building a 'no-go zone', floors might need to be knocked out

2019-05-16 10:54

The SABC's Radio Park building in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, remains sealed off as cleanup operations continue, following a diesel spill.

Top Gauteng govt official to be subpoenaed after no show at Alex Inquiry

2019-05-14 20:08

The South African Human Rights Commission says it will be motivating to subpoena a Director-General from Gauteng's provincial government who failed to appear before an inquiry investigating service delivery fuelled protests in Alexandra.

Getaway vehicle in Mamelodi school robbery found

2019-05-14 13:57

The getaway vehicle used by gunmen who robbed a number of international students at the Viva Foundation School in Mamelodi East has been found.

Court awaits training records for SAA pilot who was fired for flying with fake licence for 20 years

2019-05-14 12:14

William Chandler was fired from SAA after it was discovered that he'd been flying commercial planes with a fake licence for more than 20 years.

Dad sues Lanseria Airport for R3.5m after son breaks arm in baggage conveyor

2019-05-13 11:38

A father from Bromhof in Randburg is suing the companies in control of Lanseria International Airport and Comair after his 2-year-old son broke his arm when he stuck it into an open panel of the airport baggage-handling system.

WATCH: Motlanthe casts his vote, refuses to jump the queue

2019-05-08 13:46

When the former president arrived at his voting station, he joined a long queue of voters, saying he did not want special treatment.

Gauteng police ready for election day

2019-05-07 14:31

With more than 2 760 voting stations in Gauteng, police in the province say measures have been put in place to deal with any possible security breaches.


The history behind the name change of Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd and why it has taken so long

2019-05-23 05:01

The process of changing the name of Hoërskool Hendrik Verwoerd has been going on for years, the former principal of the school has told News24.

Serial rapist who escaped from Johannesburg Magistrate's Court rearrested

2019-05-20 21:39

Sibusiso Khuzwayo fled from court on April 29. He was arrested at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital where he had been admitted under a false name.

'Resurrection case': More charges possible for one accused

2019-05-16 15:33

One of the two people awaiting trial for the infamous "resurrection" could face more charges.

WATCH: Midrand family narrowly escapes hijacking

2019-05-15 10:32

A family of three has escaped unharmed after armed men confronted them in their driveway in Vorna Valley, Midrand. Watch.

City of Johannesburg tells Alexandra inquiry that it is delivering

2019-05-14 16:19

It is not true that the level of service delivery has dropped in embattled Alexandra, the City of Johannesburg has told the SA Human Rights Commission and the Office of the Public Protector.

Land occupiers and Lenasia residents clash

2019-05-14 13:10

Lenasia South extension 4 is on a knife edge as residents are divided over land issue.

Police hunt suspect for rape of 16-year-old, murder of her boyfriend

2019-05-13 12:10

Ivory Park police are appealing for information from the public regarding a murder in which a suspect shot and killed a man in his 20s and raped his 16-year-old girlfriend.

'We have not yet filled the glass. The glass is half full' - Ramaphosa casts his vote

2019-05-08 14:44

President Ramaphosa Cyril Ramaphosa says the ANC is ready to fix all its wrongs and that the elections are the beginning of that change.

Few hiccups at Soweto stations as voting gets under way

2019-05-08 13:01

Voting has kicked off smoothly at Presbyterian Church in Dobsonville, but scanner issues occured at another station 600 metres away.

'I can't be in the same government with the ANC. That's not negotiable' - Herman Mashaba

2019-05-04 17:03

City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba says there is no way that he will serve in a coalition government with the ANC.

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