Johannesburg News

Mthalane happy to make mandatory defence of his IBF flyweight title against Kuroda in May

The 36-year-old from Lindelani in Durban‚ whose career is guided by trainer Colin "Nomakanjani" Nathan in Johannesburg‚ will face the 32 year old Kuroda in Tokyo on May 13.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Two killed in shooting at Edenvale high school

Shots have been fired at Edenvale High School in Johannesburg on Thursday during a suspected robbery.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Jail woman who murdered child - so she can get help, says social worker

The mother, who is in her early 20s, appeared in the high court in Johannesburg this week for sentencing proceedings, where probation officer Sinethemba Nkosi made her recommendations.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Joburg court to subpoena pathologist in Pitch Black Afro murder case

Pitch Black Afro, accused of murdering his wife Catherine Modisane, appeared in the Johannesburg Magistrate court on Thursday.

IOL , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Four suspects nabbed for OR Tambo 'follow-home' robberies

The police arrested four suspects on Thursday morning in Johannesburg in connection with so-called follow-home robberies from OR Tambo International Airport.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Edenvale High School shooting: Police confirm arrest and fatalities

As reported by eNCA, police responded to calls from the high school in Johannesburg after shots rang out, allegedly targeted at suspects who were trying to flee the scene.

The South African , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

#WinnieMandela's Brandfort museum project stalls due to rising costs

Picture: Dumisani Sibeko/African News Agency (ANA) Johannesburg - Plans to turn struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's Brandfort house into a museum have been scuppered by rising costs and there is no indication as to when they will resume, the department of arts and culture revealed on Thursday.

IOL , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

#Budget2019: Mboweni's speech straddles demands and risk

File Photo: IOL Johannesburg – Finance Minister Tito Mboweni gave the country a true picture of its finances in a frank Budget Speech that sought to appease investors and rating agencies.

IOL , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Amplats, Lonmin workers to strike in support of Sibanye

Members of South Africa's Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) chant slogans during a march to the Minerals Council of South Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa, January 22, 2019.

Reuters , Africa Feb 21, 2019

VW South Africa targets record output despite headwinds

World Volkswagen Group South Africa targets record output despite headwinds Johannesburg, Feb 20 German carmaker Volkswagen’s South African unit expects to produce a record number of vehicles this year despite a sluggish domestic economy, power outages and looming talks with unions, its managing director said.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 21, 2019