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Police are investigating a case in which a 12-year-old boy allegedly raped a 5-year-old at a hospital in Mpumalanga, and the provincial health department is also conducting an internal probe.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 9:06 am
Five people have died and two have been injured after unknown gunmen fired shots in Sihlanu Avenue, near the Nyanga terminus in Cape Town.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 8:28 am
A Sandstrom swept though Upington over the weekend.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 7:47 am
An emergency meeting has been held, following reports that the Physical Sciences Paper 2 was leaked and circulated.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 7:10 am
Stay up to date with the latest news, views and analysis as the number of coronavirus cases in SA increases.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 7:00 am
The stench of mouldy sewage and large ponds of murky stagnant water are the first things that hit you when entering Zone 23 in Langa, Cape Town.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 6:27 am
It has taken a fleet of five fire engines and 21 firefighters to extinguish a blaze that occurred when a petrol tanker and two other trucks collided in Bedfordview.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 5:58 am
An alleged gangster has been arrested in the Eastern Cape after he accidentally shot himself in the upper leg.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 5:34 am
A Limpopo man has been sentenced to life in prison for raping a 10-year-old girl from his neighbourhood.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 5:24 am
News24.com | Covid-19 in numbers: Mkhize 'concerned' as 2 080 new cases bring SA's total infections to 769 759
South Africa has recorded 65 more Covid-19-related deaths, bringing the death toll to 20 968.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 4:51 am
News24.com | City of Tshwane to take legal action against contractor after boy drowns in water-filled trench
Legal action will be pursued by the City of Tshwane after a fourth boy drowned in Hammanskraal, in a trench that was dug by an external contractor working on a housing project.
Posted: November 24, 2020, 4:05 am
News24.com | Bushiri: 'New arrest warrants are part of a crusade by white police officers to tarnish my name'
Self-proclaimed prophet and fugitive, Shepherd Bushiri, says news that three warrants of arrest have been issued against him are not shocking or surprising.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 7:52 pm
A 48-roomed housing unit, a church branch, a butchery, and several grocery stores in Roodepoort were plunged into darkness after City Power disconnected illegal connections.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 7:08 pm
News24.com | Lawyers' association backs Zondo, says Zuma walking out of inquiry 'threatens the rule of law'
Former President Jacob Zuma's decision to excuse himself from the Zondo commission, without asking for permission from the chairperson of the inquiry, threatens the rule of law.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 7:03 pm
Several provinces can expect severe thunderstorms, which are expected to result in damaging winds and localised flooding on Tuesday, according to the South African Weather Service.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 6:29 pm
The Department of Basic Education is faced with another blow after the matric Physical Science exam Paper 2 appeared to have been leaked.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 6:19 pm
News24.com | 'No bail!' - tempers flare in court as parolee appears for rape of two girls in Tshwane hotel
"If he gets bail, he will die, we will kill him." These were the calls made by members of the public, sitting in the gallery of a Tshwane court where a 45-year-old man accused of raping two girls made his first appearance.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 5:53 pm
Police Minister Bheki Cele says statements made by EFF leader Julius Malema over the weekend against SAPS members will not be taken lightly.
Posted: November 23, 2020, 5:26 pm
A 50-year old Christian mission in KwaZulu-Natal stands accused of gross violations of human rights, turning a blind eye to sexual abuse and alleged money laundering. After an investigation of seven months, News24 can today reveal the depth of the rot at KwaSizabantu.
Posted: September 22, 2020, 9:08 pm
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Posted: April 8, 2020, 11:22 am