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.

Soweto shows up for Ramaphosa as he asks for a fresh mandate

2019-03-15 12:03

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has asked residents of Soweto to give his party a strong mandate to continue leading the country when citizens vote in the national elections in two months' time.

Police units deployed to 6 shuttered Soweto taxi ranks

2019-03-15 10:17

Gauteng police have deployed more officers in Soweto to ensure commuters are safe on their way to work following the closure of of six taxi ranks and several routes.

Three Soweto Grade 8 pupils suspended for allegedly raping a fellow pupil

2019-03-05 11:19

Three Grade 8 pupils have been suspended from Fons Luminis Secondary School in Diepkloof, Soweto, for allegedly raping another Grade 8 pupil.

De Lille's Good announces Nhlanhla Mtshali as Gauteng premier candidate

2019-02-24 17:31

Leader of newly-formed political party, Good, Patricia de Lille has announced Nhlanhla Mtshali as the party's Gauteng premier candidate ahead of the 2019 general elections.


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.

Police impound 9 minibus taxis in Soweto following closure of taxi ranks

2019-03-15 11:42

Gauteng police joined by other law enforcement agencies have impounded nine minibus taxis in Soweto following the closure of six taxi ranks.


2019-03-14 11:34

IT cannot be disputed that spinning is the official kasi motorsport loved and admired by all.

Taxi violence breaks out in Orlando West and Dobsonville in Soweto

2019-03-05 09:34

At least two incidents of taxi-related violence have been keeping police busy in Soweto.

Residents reject SAHRC findings on appointment of black principal at Soweto school

2019-02-01 12:11

Residents of Klipspruit West in Soweto have rejected a South Africa Human Rights Commission report, which found that disruptive protests at Klipspruit West Secondary School were racially motivated.

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