eNCA | Pretoria police captain in court for using k-word

Captain Jaco Henrico is facing charges of crimen injuria for various acts of racism against his colleagues.

South Africa

Shaun Bartlett following Shane Poggenpoel and Henrico Botes out of University of Pretoria?

Posted: <b>19 June 2018</b> Time: <b>15:00</b><p>University of Pretoria are set to release veteran players Shane Poggenpoel and Henrico Botes as part of an overhaul …

Cape Town

Pretoria ATM issues foreign currency

The puzzling appearance of a foreign banknote at a local ATM has almost cost a woman R100, Pretoria East Rekord reports.<p>This happened about three …


Pretoria CBD mall hit by cash-in-transit heist

A group of men made away with an undisclosed amount of money after a cash-in-transit (CIT) heist in the centre of Pretoria on Monday morning, …


Critically acclaimed play, The Fall, in State Theatre run

PRETORIA - The critically-acclaimed play, The Fall is running at The State Theatre in Pretoria.<p>It is based on the University of Cape Town hashtag …

Critically-Acclaimed | Case against husband who allegedly murdered his wife postponed

Prem Emmanuel Basdeo, who reported his wife missing last week, has been arrested and has appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court for her alleged …


Pretoria man arrested for murdering his wife – a week after he reported her missing


A long ‘love affair’ with ’News

From the South African War to Democracy and the “New Dawn”, the Pretoria News has brought readers the news of the day, in print and now in digital …

South Africa

Protesters burn tyres‚ block road in Pretoria East

Residents in Eersterust‚ Pretoria East‚ took to the streets on Tuesday‚ blocking a road and burning tyres in a service delivery protest.


Pubs in Pretoria where you can watch the big game

Monday, May 28th, 2018 by <b>Alida Ryder</b><p>Accompany your (team’s) triumph with some delicious eats and ice-cold beers. These are the spots in Pretoria …

Food (South Africa)

Happy 120 birthday to Pretoria News

TODAY marks the historic day the Pretoria News first appeared on the streets of the capital city 120 years ago. In the decades since, the Pretoria …

South Africa

Quiz: Crawford enters two teams

Grade 10 - Team Ad Victorium, from left: Ernst Schoonraad, Yasmeen Geldenhuys, Jihan Ramphal, Brunette Amisi and Muzzammil Tayob.Grade 11 - Imperium …

High School

Win tickets to Peppa Pig

The Peppa Pig Tour oinks into town this weekend, and the Pretoria News has five family ticket packages to give away to readers.<p>Each winner will …

Peppa Pig

Shots fired at upmarket Pretoria shopping mall

South Africa | No arrests following Pretoria mall robbery

The South African Police Service say no arrests have been made following a robbery at a Vault store in Menlyn Mall, Pretoria.


'They treat us like dogs': Asylum seekers slam Pretoria refugee centre

Asylum seekers at the Desmond Tutu refugee reception centre in Marabastad‚ Pretoria‚ say it is a living hell to come to the facility as they are …

Asylum Seekers

Pretoria man robbed while ‘police stood idly by’

A businessman has accused the police of standing idly by while he was being robbed in the north of Pretoria, Pretoria North Rekord reports.<p>Louis …


The little club from Pretoria with a big Comrades dream


The most expensive cities in South Africa: Joburg vs Cape Town vs Pretoria

Two cost of living data groups, Expatistan and Numbeo, have updated their city data for June 2018, showing which South African cities carry the …

South Africa

3 of the coolest places to grab a drink in Pretoria

When was the last time you took a trip to Pretoria? If you haven’t lately, you’ll want to top up your petrol tank (or your Gautrain card) and book an …


Delayed distribution of Sport magazine

DUE to unforeseen distribution challenges, the inaugural edition of our Sport magazine will not be appearing in the subscriber copies of The Star, …

FIFA World Cup

Ep 66 - Ireland/Australia, new Heineken Cup, tales from the Battle of Pretoria


Pretoria Bar to focus on change

TRANSFORMATION within the legal fraternity is one of this year’s key issues on the agenda of the Pretoria Society of Advocates, also known as the …


Quizzers prepare for our school challenge

What is President Cyril Ramaphosa’s call to action? What is the name of the South African choral singing group founded in 1960 that has won five …

High School

5-day city blackout west of Pretoria over, for now

THE restoration of power in areas west of Pretoria yesterday after a five-day blackout was only temporary.<p>MMC for Utility Services Darryl Moss warned …


Huge economic boost if Parly moves to Pretoria

THOUSANDS of job opportunities will be created in Pretoria should the planned relocation of the national legislature to the capital city from its …

Chamber of Commerce

Watch: Brumbies hooker head-butts Bull

Folau Fainga’a received a red card for head-butting Matthys Basson in the 63rd minute of the Brumbies’ match in Pretoria.

South African Rugby

North West farmer’s son murder trial to start in Pretoria High Court

A North West farmer’s son accused of murder and attempted murder is expected to stand trial in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday.<p>Matthew Benson, …


City pupils:put thinking caps on

A number of schools have confirmed their participation in the Pretoria High School quiz taking place in August.<p>The quiz is brought to you by the …

High School

Snap up tickets to see Black Mambazo

READERS of the Pretoria News are in for a treat when the world- renowned isicathamiya group Ladysmith Black Mambazo hit the city’s entertainment …

Queen Elizabeth II