South Africa has 12 public holidays in 2020 - here's what they are and where they came from

2020-01-04 07:03

In terms of holidays this puts South Africa slightly above the world average of 11 days

3 Steak cuts, 3 sauces and 3 sides for your best braai yet

2019-09-23 16:35

Brought to you by Windhoek.

Remember when we tasted store-bought milk tarts, and the cheapest one came up tops?

2019-02-27 10:21

We gave our team blind tastings of store-bought milk tarts and asked them to rate them:

Heritage Day also about those who negotiated a better SA at Codesa - Maimane

2018-09-24 12:39

The Democratic Alliance says it is important that the new generation of South Africans continue to build on the legacy of all the political parties that took part in the Codesa negotiations.

You can add a South African flavour to Cards Against Humanity – if you dare

2018-09-23 12:23

Not that we're daring you, or even suggesting you should read this article, unless you are already a bad person, in which case you'll be fine.

5 Heritage recipes for just before Pay Day

2018-09-21 14:00

We've got 5 heritage recipes to get you through to payday without breaking the bank.

The ultimate A to Z of South African dessert recipes

2018-09-20 13:03

The ultimate A to Z of South African desserts

Milk tart spring rolls

2018-09-13 09:41

You can't go wrong with these tasty morsels.


5 Genius ways to use up your leftover Heritage Day desserts

2019-09-25 00:00

Need to find something to do with that day old milk tart? Jazz up your Heritage Day desserts and create something new and magical!

This is what braai essentials cost at Checkers, Pick n Pay, Spar and Shoprite - and you might be paying too much for Pepsi

2019-09-23 17:23

Woolworths also sold 800g beef patties for the same price as Pick n Pay.

3 koe(k)sister recipes you should be making this Heritage Day

2019-09-22 08:00

We can’t get enough of koekisters and koesisters year-round, but Heritage Day provides the perfect excuse to whip up a batch of each.

#HeritageDay: Do you remember the locally built GSM Dart? Here's looking back at 60 years of Glass Sport Motors in SA

2018-09-24 18:36

'Perhaps the most iconic of all the Proudly South African developed and built cars are the Glass Sport Motors (GSM) twins, the Dart lightweight sports car and the Flamingo hardtop coupe', writes Ferdi de Vos.

Ramaphosa to unveil Mandela statue at UN HQ on Heritage Day

2018-09-24 09:40

While South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on home soil, President Cyril Ramaphosa will extend the country's historic legacy by unveiling a statue of late president Nelson Mandela at the UN headquarters in New York.

Under the skin we are all the same

2018-09-23 06:03

Often, with the best of intentions, we use impressive terminology to describe or refer to things. However, it could be that in using such words, as government or as individuals, we are talking to ourselves, writes Sonwabile Mancotywa.

5 Traditional recipes you need to try

2018-09-21 16:32

Whether you’re preparing for an intimate braai with close family and friends or simply cooking in the comfort of your home, we’ve put together a collection of traditional recipes for you to try.

9 Helpful steps to catering for a crowd at your Heritage Day braai

2018-09-21 07:30

Heritage Day is fast approaching... get involved and plan a gigantic jol!

FYI: these 5 things are the only ingredients legally allowed in boerewors

2018-09-19 16:13

Boerewors on the braai or on a roll is a favourite meal for many South Africans, but did you know that the word “boerewors” has a very special meaning?

Supermarket milk tarts: We found the best one and it’s actually cheaper than all the others

2018-09-12 15:10

We gave our team blind tastings of store-bought milk tarts and asked them to rate them:

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.