Judgment day for DA's state capture order application against Zuma

11 minutes ago

Judgment is expected in the Pretoria High Court on the DA's application for an order that President Jacob Zuma adhere to the Public Protector's 'State of Capture' remedial actions.

'Alternative facts' remark tops 2017 list of notable quotes

2017-12-12 22:26

The use of the term 'alternative facts' by Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to US President Donald Trump, tops a Yale Law School librarian's list of the most notable quotes of 2017.

No extended liquor trading hours during ANC conference - Gauteng MEC

2017-12-12 22:05

The Gauteng Liquor Board will not grant permission to any liquor outlets or alcohol-selling venues intending to extend their trading hours to cater for the upcoming ANC conference this weekend, the provincial government has announced.

Police slap terror charges on NY subway bombing suspect

2017-12-12 21:53

Police filed terror-related charges against a 27-year-old Bangladeshi driver accused of detonating a homemade pipe bomb in a crowded passage of the New York subway.

Four dead in blast in NE Nigeria: MSF

2017-12-12 21:29

Four people were killed in a blast at a camp for people displaced by the Boko Haram conflict in northeast Nigeria, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has said.

Togo's opposition coalition boycotts government talks

2017-12-12 21:29

Togo's main opposition coalition, which has led protests against President Faure Gnassingbe for more than three months, boycotted government consultations for talks on ending the political impasse.

Top 5 greatest V8-powered Ferraris

2017-12-12 21:00

Ferrari fans have named their all-time greatest V8 Ferraris with the 458 Italia in first place. Do you agree with the list?

2 teenage girl suicide bombers kill 4 in Nigeria's north

2017-12-12 20:26

A Nigerian official says two teenage girl suicide bombers attacked the town of Gwoza, in the country's north, killing at least four people.

SA Muslim, Jewish, Christian leaders united in condemnation of 'shameful' Trump

2017-12-12 20:02

South African religious leaders have expressed their solidarity in condemnation of US President Donald Trump's "shameful" decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Pregnant women want seats on Tokyo metro: there's an app for that

2017-12-12 20:01

Pregnant women struggling to bag a seat on the famously packed Tokyo subway could find their salvation in a new app connecting them with nearby passengers willing to give up their coveted perch.


Woman charged in pregnant neighbour's death pleads guilty

2017-12-12 22:42

A North Dakota woman accused of killing a pregnant neighbour so she and her boyfriend could keep the baby pleads guilty.

Fraudster to pay back farmers' millions or be jailed

2017-12-12 22:18

A fraudster in the North West has been given one month to pay back his victims a total of R4.4m or face 10 years behind bars.

Woman found dead on Cape Town mountain

2017-12-12 21:57

A missing woman has been found dead on Karbonkelberg in Hout Bay, Western Cape police have confirmed.

Day Zero moved forward as Cape Town water consumption increases to 'dangerous levels'

2017-12-12 21:51

Cape Town's Day Zero has moved forward by two days after water consumption increased to "dangerous levels", says Mayor Patricia de Lille.

Police: At least 13 dead in multi-vehicle accident in Kenya

2017-12-12 21:29

Kenyan police say at least 13 people have been killed in a multi-vehicle accident on a highway outside the capital, Nairobi.

'Fugitive' Dutch arms dealer spotted driving around Cape Town in luxury cars, court hears

2017-12-12 21:09

Two very different portrayals of a Dutch arms dealer convicted of crimes against humanity and selling firearms to former Liberian president Charles Taylor have been presented in court.

Egyptian singer sentenced to 2 years over racy video

2017-12-12 20:26

An Egyptian female pop singer has been convicted of promoting debauchery in a racy video clip and sentenced to two years in prison

Kenya's president urges unity after divisive election season

2017-12-12 20:26

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is urging unity after a divisive election that was boycotted by his main opponent.

Export diversification will boost Africa's GDP growth - Lagarde

2017-12-12 20:01

IMF chief Christine Lagarde has extolled the benefits of diversified economies for African countries, saying even minor increases in export diversification could boost GDP growth rates. IMF's Lagarde extols benefits of export diversification for African economies

Burundi's president launches campaign to extend his rule

2017-12-12 19:31

Burundi's president has launched a campaign to support constitutional amendments that could extend his rule despite warnings by his opponents of more violence ahead.

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.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.