Special Assignment to investigate ‘deadly’ SAPS – Press Release

This week we investigate the seeming increase of deadly force used by police amid growing violent protests countrywide. On 13 April 2012, 33-year old Andries Tatane was shot dead by police during a service delivery protest in Ficksburg in the Free state. The dramatic incident unfolded in front of SABC’s news cameras. When Tatane’s death … Continue reading “Special Assignment to investigate ‘deadly’ SAPS – Press Release”

Expresso Teasers: 3 – 7 February 2014

You can expect to start the week with laughter as the Kings of Queens stop-by at Expresso. Stay tuned in to the show for health and cooking tips. See more on what will happen in the first week of February 2014 on Expresso below. Expresso airs weekdays at 06:00 – 08:30 only on SABC3 Monday … Continue reading “Expresso Teasers: 3 – 7 February 2014”

Muvhanga February 2014 Teasers

Will the return of Thandaza shake things up at the office? What about Teboho’s quest to become a tenderpreneur, will she succeed? Tune into the SABC 2’s Muvhango weekdays (Monday – Thursday) at 9H00 to witness the drama unfold. Episode 1922/ Monday 03 February 2014 * The family is very cross with Mulalo and Susan. … Continue reading “Muvhanga February 2014 Teasers”

Ruto ICC trial postponed to 2014

Nairobi – Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto has returned to Kenya from The Hague in the Netherlands after his trial at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for alleged involvement in crimes against humanity was postponed to January next year. The plane carrying the deputy president and his entourage touched down at Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International … Continue reading “Ruto ICC trial postponed to 2014”

China returns poached rhino horns

Johannesburg – An agreement between the South African Government and People’s Republic of China in committing to fight the illegal exploitation of wildlife crime has yielded positive results, with the return of poached rhino horn and elephant ivory back to South Africa. A consignment of 33 rhino horns and a large number of elephant ivory … Continue reading “China returns poached rhino horns”

More planes for Philippines armed forces

Manila – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) plans to acquire two additional C-130 planes to improve its capability in emergency and disaster relief efforts. AFP chief Gen. Emmanuel Bautista said the Air Force currently has three C-130 aircraft used in transporting relief goods for Typhoon Haiyan victims and equipment for government troops involved … Continue reading “More planes for Philippines armed forces”

Fraud charges won’t stop Malema from getting votes in 2014

By Reginald Makgoba His reputation as the voice of the poor might have been marred by the allegations of corruption and fraud but the Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius ‘Juju’ Malema seems to have found a strong voice that resonates with the hopes of many young South Africans as well as those gatvol with the … Continue reading “Fraud charges won’t stop Malema from getting votes in 2014”

Diepsloot toddler murders: 5th suspect arrested

Pretoria – The fifth man believed to be a prime suspect in the murder of two toddlers in Diepsloot has been arrested. Police on Thursday released the man’s identikit and offered a R100 000 reward for information that would lead to his arrest and successful prosecution. The man was arrested in Alexandra, Johannesburg, this morning, … Continue reading “Diepsloot toddler murders: 5th suspect arrested”