Update on Free State train crash
South Africa 5 January 2018

FREE STATE 05 January 2017 - eNCA reporter Michael Appel has an update after over 200 people were injured in a deadly train crash near Kroonstad in the Free State on Thursday. The injured were taken to three hospitals in the province.

National Teachers Union excited by matric results
South Africa 5 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG 05 January 2017 - Matric results were released at midnight. Most provinces perfomed well, with the Free State doing the best. National Teachers Union deputy president Allen Thompson gives his reaction.

Matric results: Matriculants feeling overwhelmed by results
South Africa 5 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG 05 January 2018 - eNCA anchor Dudu Ramela chats to two of top matric achievers, Junior Shonisani, who achieved six distinctions at Ribane Laka Secondary School in Mamelodi, and Lucky Nkabinde​ from Unity Secondary School in Daveyton.

Matric results: Distinction achiever on how she did it
South Africa 5 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG 05 January 2017 – The Setlhabelo family is celebrating on Friday morning. Their daughter Jessica, who went to Inqayizivele Secondary School in Tembisa, achieved six distinctions.

Matriculants across the country celebrate their results
South Africa 5 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG 05 January 2018 - Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced the results on Thursday and had an opportunity to meet the top achievers. eNCA anchor Dudu Ramela speaks to Amos Maganyane, who achieved seven distinctions.

Free State the top-achieving province in matric
South Africa 5 January 2018

BLOEMFONTEIN 05 January 2017 - The Free State remains the top-achieving province, having achieved an 86 percent pass rate in 2017 matric exams, down 2.2 percentage points from 2016. eNCA reporter Khayelihle Khumalo is in Bloemfontein with details.

Train crash update
South Africa 5 January 2018

FREE STATE 05 January 2018 – Mop-up operations will resume on Friday morning at the site of a train crash near Kroonstad in the Free State. Eighteen people died after a Shosholoza Meyl train collided with a truck and car.​

Passenger shares the ordeal after train crash
South Africa 5 January 2018

FREE STATE 05 January 2017 - A passenger onboard the Shosholoza Meyl train recalls the traumatic moment when the train crashed into a truck at a railway crossing in Free State.

Bheki Cele says cabinet reshuffle is inevitable
South Africa 4 January 2018

ANC NEC member Bheki Cele says President Zuma’s fate rests in the hands of the party’s highest decision-making body. Cele says a cabinet reshuffle is inevitable as new ideas and thinking following last month's conference need to be accommodated.

ANC ready to hold its 106th anniversary celebrations
South Africa 4 January 2018

The ANC says it's ready to hold its 106th anniversary celebrations in the Eastern Cape next week. The party’s national office bearers are expected to meet on Tuesday to discuss the build-up to the event.