Johannesburg

More than 3,000 arrested in Gauteng over weekend

JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng police have arrested over 3,000 suspects for various crimes over the weekend.<p>According to authorities, 365 of the suspects …

South Africa

IMF sees growing need for commodity economies to diversify

Johannesburg - The poor economic outlook for commodity producing economies intensifies the need for diversification, according to Dr Gian Maria …

Business (South Africa)

New flight to Johannesburg and Nairobi

Alitalia will start new services to <b>Nairobi and Johannesburg</b> from spring 2018. Both flights will be operated 4 days a week by 250-seat Airbus A330 …

Airlines

[LISTEN] What came out of the ANC stalwarts' conference

JOHANNESBURG - African National Congress veteran Murphy Morobe says a statement by the chairperson of the Nelson Mandela Foundation, Professor …

eNCA | EXPLAINER: How to impeach a Zimbabwean president

Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF has initiated a process of forcing Robert Mugabe out of office through impeachment.

News (South Africa)

Johannesburg copper cable suspect in court

File: Four suspects are accused of stealing copper cable worth R2-million from the IT centre of the Johannesburg City Council in Braamfontein. Photo: …

News (South Africa)

Unexpected bonus for Netcare shareholders

File: Netcare has recorded a massive loss in earnings for the year ending September. Photo: Zacharia Mashele/ eNCA<p>JOHANNESBURG - Netcare shareholders …

News (South Africa)

Emmerson Mnangagwa: Mugabe should heed Zimbabweans' call to resign

JOHANNESBURG - Axed vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa has broken his silence since the political crisis in his country started almost a week …

Africa

The best stocks to buy and hold onto for the next decade

<b>JOHANNESBURG -</b> At the rate in which the GDP growth of many major emerging markets is being driven by household spending, the transition from …

Stocks

Mr Price profits up

File: Mr Price has seen an increase in revenue. Photo: ANA<p>JOHANNESBURG - The Mr Price Group's half-year profits are up by 24 percent.<p>The company said …

News (South Africa)

Sudan tightens border to stop weapons smuggling

File: Sudan has started tightening its border crossing to prevent weapons and vehicles smuggling. Photo: SAMIR BOL/AFP/Getty Images<p>JOHANNESBURG - …

News (South Africa)

Netcare posts drop in full-year profit

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa’s second-largest private hospital firm Netcare on Monday reported a 7% drop in full-year profit as tighter medical …

South Africa

From the brink of closure to fine dining and fantasy cakes

JOHANNESBURG - From the moment you step into Café Hemingway's, you will be transported through time to an era when live saxophonists were the main …

News (South Africa)

Mbeki: ANC needs to be recaptured

JOHANNESBURG - Former President Thabo Mbeki has decried the state of the African National Congress (ANC), saying it has been infested by a rot and …

South Africa

WARNING: Fake SMS competition Targeting SASSA Beneficiaries

Sassa has noted with concern that beneficiaries have received a fake SMS from people claiming to be Sassa officials

South Africa

Mugabe removal could be drawn out: Zim opposition leader

JOHANNESBURG - Marco Machona, the founding president of Zimbabwe’s newest political party, The African Democrats, said the army should have been …

Africa

Economic shake-up for rural areas

JOHANNESBURG - Rural South Africa is expected to get an economic shake-up following the launch of the United Royal Kingships Holding (URKH) in …

South Africa

Eskom rejects a CPI rise for electricity

JOHANNESBURG - Eskom has poured cold water on calls for consumer price index (CPI) electricity price increases in the next two years, saying such a …

Eskom

SA markets, rand get stronger

JOHANNESBURG - South African financial markets moved into positive territory last Thursday and Friday after three days of geopolitical uncertainty …

Economy

Man freed on appeal 8 years after being jailed for heist

Johannesburg - An Eastern Cape man has been freed from jail on the grounds that he was convicted in 2009, without evidence implicating him in a …

Crime

LIVE VIDEO: Mugabe to address Zimbabwe

File: Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. Photo: Gallo Images / Sunday Times / Simphiwe Nkwali<p>JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will …

News (South Africa)

Joburg cancels corrupt R161m fire engine contract

The City of Johannesburg has decided to cancel a R161 million contract for the provision of fire engines, Mayor Herman Mashaba.

Corruption

[WATCH] Mugabe makes public announcement following Zanu-PF sacking

JOHANNESBURG - Axed Zanu-PF leader Robert Mugabe is making a public announcement following his expulsion from the party.<p><i>WATCH: Mugabe makes public</i> …

Africa

WATCH: Social media sensation Hlompho Maseko Part 2 of 2

JOHANNESBURG - The blue-eyed IT specialist arrived for the interview wearing a simple, white T-shirt, and jeans, and appeared to be an ordinary …

News (South Africa)

IN TWEETS: The biggest cycle challenge in Joburg

JOHANNESBURG - The annual 947 Cycle Challenge this year attracted over 26 000 participants from within Johannesburg.<p>The participant's level of …

News (South Africa)

Alitalia Launches Johannesburg Nairobi Flights

Alitalia has been through a really tough time the past year. They have been struggling financially, and <b>went bankrupt back over the summer</b>. With such …

Airlines

Husband of well-known author Nikki Bush killed in house robbery

JOHANNESBURG - The family of well-known speaker and author Nikki Bush have confirmed that her husband Simon Bush has been shot and killed during a …

South Africa

Ramaphosa calls on corrupt officials to come forward

JOHANNESBURG - African National Congress (ANC) presidential hopeful Cyril Ramaphosa has called on corrupt officials who have looted state coffers to …

Cyril Ramaphosa

Michael Sachs to take up Gauteng govt role

JOHANNESBURG - National Treasury's deputy head of budget, Michael Sachs, has accepted an offer to join the Gauteng provincial government.<p>The move …

Malusi Gigaba

Mugabe 'ready to die for what is correct', says nephew

Johannesburg - Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace are "ready to die for what is correct" and have no intention of stepping down in …

Africa