President Cyril Ramaphosa urges ANC members to follow in Chris Hani’s footsteps

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on ANC members to follow in the footsteps of Chris Hani. Ramaphosa was on Saturday speaking at a wreath laying ceremony held at Thomas Titus Nkobi Memorial Park in Ekurhuleni to commemorate the SACP leader. It has been 28 years since Hani was gunned down outside his home in Dawn […]

21-year-old suspect arrested for murders of 5 Free State family members

A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the gruesome murders of five family members in Namahadi, Qwaqwa, on Sunday. An 11-month-old baby was also hit with a knobkerrie during the incident, but he survived the attack. The suspect was arrested on Wednesday at about 19.30 in Mphatlalatsane, Qwaqwa. Colonel Thandi Mbambo, Free State […]

Limpopo men arrested for allegedly killing Samwu members

Two men have been charged with the January 2019 murders of two SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) members in Thohoyandou. Timson Musetsho Tshimangadzo, 50, was shot at about 20:30 on 24 January 2019 while he was parking his vehicle in a garage in Makwarela. He died in hospital. Six days later, Ronald Mani, also 50, […]

Baby survives massacre in which 5 family members were burnt and shot

An 11-month-old baby boy survived a massacre in which a family of five were killed in the Free State. The baby was hit on the nose with a knobkierie while other victims were shot and burnt inside their homes. The boy is in a serious condition in hospital. Police said they received a report that […]

ANC NEC gives members accused of criminal acts 30 days to step aside

The ANC has given its senior and provincial leaders facing criminal charges the choice to voluntarily step down from their positions within 30 days or face suspension by the party. This was revealed by President Cyril Ramaphosa following the party’s extended national executive committee which concluded on Monday night. Ramaphosa instructed the office of the […]

Eastern Cape ANC expecting pushback after suspending 5 corruption-accused PEC members

The African National Congress (ANC) Eastern Cape provincial executive committee (PEC) on Tuesday said it expected a push back after suspending five of its members this week. Provincial secretary Lulama Ngcukayitobi announced that former Health MEC Sindiswa Gomba and former Buffalo City Mayor Zukiswa Ncitha were among those suspended from the party. The two are […]

Suspected Mamelodi gang members back in court

Two suspected members of a criminal gang in Mamelodi, called Boko Haram, are expected to be back in the dock on Thursday morning. The suspects – Mncedisi Donald Ntloko and Sibongile Mabele, both aged 37 – made their first brief appearance at the Pretoria Magistrates Court last week on charges of fraud and contravention of […]

Cause of death of Menzi Ngubane’s father revealed – Close family members speak out

Just when they were coming to terms with the passing of their son, actor Menzi Ngubane who was best known for his role on Generations as Sibusiso Dlomo, his father has also passed away. This was confirmed by family spokeswoman Naomi Mokhele. “Menzi’s father has also passed on and the family is still trying to […]

Chaos as North West gang members attack police station – Video

Residents in Jouberton, Klerksdorp are living in fear. This is because two gangs in the North West kasi, that call themselves Boko Haram and Vietnam, have been fighting in the area. According to residents, gang members exchange gunfire in broad daylight. They said they no longer felt safe and wanted the police to do something […]

Members of Saftu to march over SA’s economic challenges today

Members of the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) are heading into the streets on Wednesday morning, to voice their anger at a number of economic challenges the country faced. They are concerned about a number of issues, including the high unemployment rate. On Tuesday, Statistics South Africa released the employment data for the […]