Eyewitness News

US baseball gets first player from Africa

It was history in the making when Gift Ngoepe became the first player from South Africa – and Africa – to play in the...

South African research team make a breakthrough in cardiology

A mutation in a gene has been identified by South African researchers as the cause of heart disease and cardiac arrest. It affects the...

Young South Africans: This is how we do it

Many young South Africans begin their day answering a simple question. Whether its Twitter's "What's happening?" or Facebook's "What's on your mind?", the way...

Play Your Part by saving electricity

save electricity thumbEskom is urging South Africans to help save electricity. Follow these simple steps at home and at work to help make a difference.

Work begins on South Africa’s R84bn smart city

Work has reportedly begun on the Chinese-financed R84-billion super city in Modderfontein, east of Johannesburg. Shanghai Zendai plans to turn the 1 600- hectare property into 'Africa's New York', developing a financial hub with 35 000 houses, an educational centre, medical centre and a sports stadium.

Fouche, Schoeman win Cape Cycle Tour

Herman Fouche took the men's and Anriette Schoeman the women's title in the world's largest individually timed cycle race, the 2013 Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour. Some 34 500 riders took part in the 100-kilometre race around the Cape Peninsula on Sunday.