[EXCLUSIVE] Teen mom regrets falling pregnant

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By: Katleho Sekhotho In an exclusive with Kaya News, one teen mom says she regrets falling pregnant and wants to advise young girls to either abstain from sex or use protection to prevent pregnancy. Teenage pregnancy in South Africa is on the increase with over 23 000 recorded pregnancies reported by the Gauteng Department of… Continue reading [EXCLUSIVE] Teen mom regrets falling pregnant

Fatherhood Foundation want men to model responsible parenthood

By: Katleho Sekhotho    The Fatherhood Foundation of South Africa says it’s up to other men to model responsible parenthood.    The foundation says the issue of single-parent and child-headed households is a contributing factor to the high teenage pregnancy rates being recorded in Gauteng.   According to the foundation, many young men are not… Continue reading Fatherhood Foundation want men to model responsible parenthood

[EXCLUSIVE] Fochville teacher accused of alleged sexual misconduct

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By: Katleho Sekhotho   Learners at Fochville Secondary School 2 have spoken out against a teacher they accuse of sexual misconduct, bullying and intimidation. Kaya News has exclusively spoken to a large group of girls at the school, who claim the teacher in question has consistently been carrying out his misconduct over the past two… Continue reading [EXCLUSIVE] Fochville teacher accused of alleged sexual misconduct

Kaya 959 helps pregnant mom secure C-section

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Kaya 959 News  A family member who brought the plight of her pregnant niece’s nightmare ordeal to Kaya 959’s attention at the Thembisa Hospital’s maternity ward can breathe a sigh of relief. The 29-year old mom-to-be, whose name cannot be disclosed, was initially booked in for a C-section on 12 May, after being told her… Continue reading Kaya 959 helps pregnant mom secure C-section

ANC Gauteng orders Khusela Diko to step down

By Motlagae Konyana The ANC in Gauteng has told the suspended presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko to step down from her position as a provincial executive committee (PEC) member. On Tuesday evening, the Mail & Guardian reported that the provincial disciplinary committee (PDC) found Diko guilty of bringing the ANC into disrepute. The party also recommends that she extend… Continue reading ANC Gauteng orders Khusela Diko to step down

COVID-19 second wave in South Africa

South Africa has now officially entered the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.   This was declared on 9 December 2020 by Health Minister Zweli Mkhize who says scientists and modelling teams have found that the current infection rates meet that criteria. The minister says the Western Cape (30%), Eastern Cape (24%), KwaZulu-Natal (23%) and… Continue reading COVID-19 second wave in South Africa

Bail application in the Nathaniel Julies murder case

Kaya News senior reporter, Tunicia Jegels updates Kaya Breakfast on the court appearance of Vorster Netshiongolo (37), one of the three officers implicated in the murder of Nathaniel Julies (16), a child from Eldorado.   Julies was shot dead in August, mere metres away from his home. The murder promoted an outcry and protests in… Continue reading Bail application in the Nathaniel Julies murder case

[IN PICTURES] Amcu marches to Sibanye-Stillwater

By Tunica Jegels   Amcu led a march to the Johannesburg city and the workers handed over a memorandum of grievances to the mining company,  Sibanye-Stillwater.  The union is calling for worker’s salaries to be increased by a R1,000 per month. Amcu has given Sibanye-Stillwater 48 hours to respond to the memorandum of demands handed over… Continue reading [IN PICTURES] Amcu marches to Sibanye-Stillwater

Don’t post your #BundleOfJoy says social media expert

By Keneiloe Huma and Mbali Dhlamini A social media expert is warning Afropolitans against posting their children to social media sites on their first day of school. Lerato Ntwampe, a legal expert who specializes in social media says posting a photo of your child on their first day of school could place them in danger. “When… Continue reading Don’t post your #BundleOfJoy says social media expert

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba Delivers His Inaugural Budget Speech – Read the complete 2018 Budget Speech

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba delivers his inaugural Budget Speech. Read the full speech here: Budget_Speech_2018.  Honourable Speaker Mister President Cabinet Colleagues and Deputy Ministers Governor of the Reserve Bank MECs of Finance Fellow South Africans Ndi masiari Sanibonani Molweni Goeie middag Thobela Dumelang Avhusheni As I begin, let me first table before this august House: The… Continue reading Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba Delivers His Inaugural Budget Speech – Read the complete 2018 Budget Speech