Daily Archives: January 4, 2018

South Africa: House Robbers Arrested in Grahamstown

A team of seasoned investigators spent several hours at a scene of house robbery that took place at a smallholding in Grahamstown this afternoon where two suspects were arrested on scene.A little after 17:00 today, local security officers responded to

18 Killed, Hundreds Injured in South Africa Train Crash

A passenger train burst into flames Thursday after striking a truck at a crossing in rural South Africa. At least 18 people were killed, and about 260 were injured.Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi said the train jumped the tracks after hitting

Top achievers shoot for the moon

It's been 12 years in the making but it certainly was worth the long hours, sheer dedication and hard work for over 75% of the country's matric learners.

With Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga having announced a 75.1% matric pass rate


The President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr Jacob Zuma, will deliver the State of the Nation Address to a joint sitting of the National Assembly and the National Council of Provinces on Thursday, 8 February 2018 at 7pm.The

President Zuma congratulates the matric class of 2017

President Jacob Zuma has today, 4 January 2018, congratulated all the matriculants who sat through their National Senior Certificates examinations in 2017, whose results were released by the Minister of Basic Education, Mrs Angie Motshekga today.With t...