Home Tags Johannesburg

Tag: Johannesburg

accidents

South Africa Vehicle Accident Claimed 13 Lives Among Which are Children

At least 13 people were killed and nine other sustained serious injuries when two vehicles collided on N2 national route, said South African medical...
Amanda Stops

2019 SACSC Research Conference:Focuses on trends and technology

The 9th Annual South African Council of Shopping Centres (SACSC) Research Conference, has put a spotlight on retail trends, new ‘Afripolitan’ consumers and...
South Africa

Expert says racism still endemic in South Africa

Race relations in South Africa have not dramatically improved since 1994, because racism continues raising its ugly head now and again, said constitutional law...
South African airways

South African Airways Demands Former Pilot Pay Back Millions He was Paid as Salary

South African Airways (SAA) is out to recover millions of rands from a former pilot who flew its aircrafts for twenty years without a...
South African Police Car Masoyi

S. African Police Minister promises to address promotion backlogs

South African Police Minister Bheki Cele said on Thursday that they are addressing the promotion backlogs after reported threats of a looming strike by...
Access Bank Lashibi Branch

Jobs in jeopardy due to changes in the S. African banking sector

Finance labor union Sasbo said it is worried about changes taking place within the banking sector including restructuring and digitization which might lead to...
taxi

Two taxi ranks shut down in Johannesburg over violence between taxi associations

Two taxi ranks in Johannesburg, South Africa were shut down by Gauteng member of executive committee for roads and transport Ismail Vadi on Wednesday....
arrested handcuffed

Three people nabbed for wildlife crimes in South Africa

South African elite police Hawks said on Monday that they arrested three people in Johannesburg for dealing in rhino horns as well as contravention...
Ali Nawaz Leghari, 40, killed the two girls and three boys ? aged between three and 13 ? in a village in the southern Sindh province, some 140 miles north of Karachi.

Student stabbed near school in South Africa

A 16-year-old student was stabbed to death on Wednesday morning outside his school in the south of Johannesburg. The grade 11 Mondeor High School learner...
Huawei Mate 8 smartphone.

Huawei ICT Competition South Africa Winners Awarded

Winners of Huawei ICT Competition Southern Africa 2018-19 were awarded trophies in Johannesburg on Sunday. They will soon set off to China for the...
multiple fatality accident

Minister calls for police deployment as mining strike violence spikes in South Africa

South African Minerals Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has called for the deployment of police in Carletonville, Gauteng where mining strike violence spiked in the...
healthcare

South Africa’s unauthorized circular on health care withdrawn

South Africa's Health Department has withdrawn a circular which stated that non-South Africans should not be provided with health care services without paying for...
Spare-parts

South Africa’s mining fatalities down slightly in 2018

The number of people killed in mining accidents in South Africa dropped slightly last year, according to a report released on Friday. Releasing the 2018...
South Africa

South Africa tackles fraud, waste and abuse in medical schemes

The South African government on Thursday expressed commitment to work with the private sector to combat fraud, waste and abuse in the medical schemes. The...
technology

Technology and innovation to trend in African tourism

African tourism will grow in 2019 with innovation and technology taking a center stage, said Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) on Wednesday. Darryl...
ethiopian group ceo receiving the award 3

Ethiopian Group CEO inducted into The African CEO’s Hall Of Fame

Mr Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO of Africa’s Largest Airline Group and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, has been inducted into The African CEO's...
mining

Union’s threat to shut down mining to devastate economy

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union's (AMCU's) threats to shut down the mining sector could be disastrous for South Africa's economy, expert warned. AMCU...
mines

Search for people trapped in disused mine to continue in South Africa

Rescue operations will continue in Gloria mine when gases level comes down, South African Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe said on Friday. Twenty-two people entered...
march against job lossesvideo

Thousands in South Africa take part in nationwide march against job losses

Thousands of workers staged a march across South Africa Wednesday, demanding a suspension of job losses. The march took place in all the nine provinces...
Electricity

Eskom: Huge debts owed to firm worsens its financial woes

The 35 billion rand (2.5 billion U.S. dollars) owed to power utility Eskom by South African municipalities and communities has left the company struggling...
Facebook

Facebook pledges to Disregard Fake Election News in Africa

With elections scheduled to be held in various African countries this year, Facebook has devised mechanisms to reduce the spread of fake news, the...
University of Cape Town in South Africa

Classes on Hold in South Africa As University Demonstration Linger on

Lectures remain suspended in three South African universities following violent protests that have claimed a student's life. Classes at University of Kwazulu-Natal, Durban University of...
Lightning

Lightning kills 1, injuries 12 in South Africa

One South African child died and 12 others were injured on Wednesday in Johannesburg when they were struck by lightning while playing soccer. ...
extractive sector

Africa’s mining sector to continue to improve in 2019

Africa's mining sector will continue to improve in 2019, despite trade wars and increased regulatory challenges, said the Standard Bank on Tuesday. ...
CAF

Results of CAF Champions League

Following is the CAF Champions League result on Friday: Group A At Pretoria Mamelodi Sundowns (South Africa) 3 ASEC Mimosas (Cote d'Ivoire) 1 Playing Saturday At Enugu, Nigeria Lobi Stars...
court

South African mobile giant to be sued over payment dispute

South African mobile giant Vodacom will be taken to court by "Please Call Me" inventor Nkosana Makate after the two parties were unable to...
Ali Nawaz Leghari, 40, killed the two girls and three boys ? aged between three and 13 ? in a village in the southern Sindh province, some 140 miles north of Karachi.

More than 1,300 convicted for crimes against women, children in South Africa in 6...

A total of 1,357 criminals were sentenced to life sentences or many years of imprisonment in South Africa between July 1 and Dec. 31...
jail bars

Terror-accused South African man dies in Mozambique

A South African businessman who was accused of being involved in terrorism has died in a prison hospital in Pemba, Mozambique on Wednesday, said...
Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa Condemns Attack on Kenya

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday condemned Tuesday's terrorist attack on Kenya which left at least 15 people dead and many others injured....
'I'M FINE WITH IT': Nkosana Makate


South African “Please Call Me” inventor denies settlement with Vodacom

"Please Call Me" inventor Nkosana Makate on Monday dismissed claims that a compensation agreement between him and mobile network operator Vodacom has been reached....