Peaceful start as Soweto prepares for shutdown with residents demanding free electricity

2020-02-25 08:13

Residents of Soweto in Gauteng took to the streets on Tuesday morning in protest against days-long electricity cuts.

Ramaphosa vows to honour Maponya's dream for young entrepreneurs

2020-01-14 15:31

The president told mourners at the businessman's official state funeral that he would work to develop a youth entrepreneurship academy in his honour.

Eskom wants to cut Bloem's power due to unpaid bills - these municipalities could be next

2019-11-27 12:44

Municipalities owe Eskom R36.5bn – with Soweto representing more than half of total municipal debt.

WATCH | Being on the ball gives Soweto gogos a new lease on life

2019-08-28 19:11

Orlando in Soweto is home to two of South Africa's biggest sporting giants - Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates. Now it seems the suburb in the south of Johannesburg may be on the cusp of producing yet another headlining football team. Watch.

WATCH | Police arrest Soweto residents after looting spree

2019-08-15 14:47

Several people have been arrested for looting and public violence, after Soweto residents targeted foreign-owned shops, Gauteng police say.

Mother and two kids die in Soweto house fire

2019-07-25 10:22

A 29-year-old woman and her two children, aged one and three, have died in a fire at their house in Rockville, Soweto.

Man opens fire at funeral of cop, killing fellow officer

2019-07-14 22:06

A female police constable has been shot dead at the funeral of a colleague in Dobsonville, Soweto, Gauteng police say.


2019-05-15 15:00

IF everything goes according to plan, Mzansi people will no longer be able to access porn sites.

Anger at poor public services 25 years into democracy

2019-04-21 10:15

Inside the conical brick tower looming over Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto, Busi Hlatshwayo thoughtfully studies 10 giant bronze slabs announcing the core principles of South Africa's Freedom Charter.


'Do not wait to get caught': Eskom continues cutting power to non-paying users in Gauteng

2020-01-30 11:35

An ANC councillor in Soweto says the utility is being arrogant, and communities would resist "without fear of intimidation".

Eskom starting to play hardball in Soweto

2019-12-22 14:56

Eskom is starting to play hardball with non-paying residents of Soweto, reports Netwerk24.

Millennials driving Soweto rental market - here's what's in demand and what you'll pay

2019-10-26 11:53

Soweto is home to about 40% of the total population of Johannesburg, and those between 23 and 38 years old are driving the rental market, agents tell Fin24.

Two suspects killed, two arrested for allegedly killing Soweto police officer

2019-08-27 18:31

Two wanted suspects were killed and two others arrested during a shootout with police in Emdeni, Soweto.

'When our children say they don't want foreigners around, there is nothing I can do to help' - elderly Soweto resident

2019-08-15 14:00

An elderly Soweto property owner says she has no other choice but to support residents calling on foreigners to leave the country, even though she rents out a room to a foreign businessman.

Soweto blackouts: Mashaba seeks urgent meeting with Eskom board over 'no pay no fix' policy

2019-07-15 18:59

Soweto has been ranked as one of the top defaulters in the country, where residents owe Eskom more than R17bn.

Soweto blackouts: Paying residents say they are being unfairly punished by Eskom

2019-07-12 06:01

Some Soweto residents are feeling the brunt of Eskom's threat of not servicing infrastructure in areas where residents don't pay for their electricity.

Soweto property market booming - Seeff

2019-04-25 20:09

A shortage of suitable stock is the only factor holding back Soweto's property market at the moment, according to the managing directors at Seeff's new branch in Soweto.

Rival Soweto taxi associations claim peace after deadly clashes over routes

2019-03-16 16:31

Two warring minibus taxi associations in Soweto,claim to have found common ground.

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