Pedestrian deaths biggest contributor to festive season road death toll

2018-01-22 14:12

Pedestrian deaths have been the biggest contributor to the festive road death toll over the 2017/18 festive season, accounting for 37% of all fatalities in the period.

More than 100 000 drivers tested for alcohol this festive season

2017-12-30 20:16

Nearly one million vehicles have been stopped at various roadblocks throughout the country, with over 100 000 tested for alcohol and more than 2 000 drivers arrested for being above the limit.

WATCH: A News24 Festive Season special - politicians 'sing' Last Christmas

The ANC's 54th National Elective Conference has now drawn to a close and the festive season is upon us. That said, we thought it apt, that some of South Africa's politicians bring you a little festive cheer.

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IN PICS: This is how your favourite celebrities celebrate Christmas

2017-12-21 13:00

Here are a few pictures of our favourite stars enjoying Christmases past.

'I do it for my future grandchildren' - creator of iconic Christmas lights display

2017-12-20 13:05

The prospect of grandchildren is what keeps 63-year-old Schalk Boonzaaier inspired to continue his tradition of lighting up his home in Kleinmond for the Christmas holidays.

How to keep your home safe over the festive season

2017-12-20 00:00

Whether you live in a house or flat, if you’re going away soon, then follow these tips.

Hilarious clap backs to roast your relatives this Christmas

2017-12-15 14:00

All in the holiday spirit of course...

Watch this if you plan to drive over the festive season

Western Cape traffic officials are adopting a zero tolerance policy this festive season, after 248 lives were lost on the province's roads last December and January. Watch.

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7 Ways to have a delicious December

2017-12-05 07:00

Don't let the frantic pre-Christmas chaos keep you from enjoying good food!

Festive season road deaths: 'There's been no impact on the death toll'

2017-01-11 07:16

'There has been no impact on the death toll at all,' says the Automobile Association following the release of SA festive season road death figures.


Festive season road death toll decreases 11% to 1 527

2018-01-22 10:50

The road death toll over the 2017/2018 festive season has decreased to 1 527, an 11% drop from the previous year.

We are here because we don't want to cook – Grannies awaiting Malay choir

2017-12-30 08:05

Some Capetonians have already cordoned off their spots for the annual Cape Malay Choir march and Tweede Nuwejaar.

Experts on overindulging: ‘Step away from the snack table!’

2017-12-22 10:00

Here's how to make sure you don't overindulge these holidays and start the New Year filled with regret.

How to beat the festive weight gain

2017-12-20 16:52

Tis the season of temptation, but staying in shape this festive season need not be a trial – we asked dietitians for tips.

Do you know how many liquid calories your favourite drink contains?

2017-12-20 12:40

Here's why what you drink is as important as what you eat.

'Practise self-control this festive season'

2017-12-17 21:41

Pastor Sakhiwo Rala tells us how to stay responsible this festive season.

How to get what you really want this festive season

2017-12-13 09:54

Drop a hint and get the gift you’ve longed for all year.

Anele Mdoda's tip for the holiday

2017-12-05 09:48

Anele has some advice for you

'Unnecessary human suffering' JPSA responds to festive season road death toll

2017-01-13 10:44

'God forbid that they should identify the real problems,' the Justice Project South Africa pulls no punches as it responds to SA's horrendous festive season road-death toll.

A mother is staring at a picture of a child who won't return - minister on road deaths

2017-01-10 16:05

Beyond the festive season's road deaths statistics are the stories of families whose loved ones will never return home.

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