South Africa: Today’s latest news and headlines, Wednesday, 19 June

Light SNOW is expected in these parts of SA Images: Stock/Canva

South Africa: Today’s latest news and headlines, Wednesday, 19 June

In the latest news in South Africa on Wednesday, 19 June, light SNOW is expected in these parts of South Africa.

South Africa: Today’s latest news and headlines, Wednesday, 19 June

Light SNOW is expected in these parts of SA Images: Stock/Canva

We’ve got the latest news stories and headlines in South Africa on Wednesday, 19 June.

The weather services said light snow is expected in these parts of South Africa TONIGHT due to a cold front moving in.

The upcoming Presidential inauguration at the Union Buildings will accommodate the public through a park-and-ride service.

Passengers advised of increased security measures at OR Tambo International Airport ahead of tomorrow’s presidential inauguration.

Meanwhile, EFF has strongly condemned Democratic Alliance (DA) Member of Parliament (MP) Renaldo Gouws for a series of racist and homophobic videos.

In other news, SARS has announced the filing dates for tax season 2024, which will open in July. Here is how to get your tax number.

TODAY’S LATEST NEWS IN SOUTH AFRICA, Wednesday, 19 June

Light SNOW expected TONIGHT in these parts of SA

Light snow is expected to grace these parts of South Africa TONIGHT, just in time for a chilly evening, all due to a cold front moving in.

According to VoxWeather forecaster Annette Botha, a significant cold front is making landfall from Tuesday afternoon. Bringing with it a drop in temperatures and the possibility of light snow.

Free rides for public to Ramaphosa’s presidential inauguration

The upcoming Presidential inauguration at the Union Buildings will accommodate the public through a park-and-ride service.

Attendees can park at the Tshwane Showgrounds, located at 205 Soutter Street, Pretoria West, and ride a free bus to the venue.

Increased security at OR Tambo ahead of presidential inauguration

Passengers traveling to OR Tambo International Airport are advised to allocate extra time for their journey due to increased security measures ahead of tomorrow’s presidential inauguration.

Furthermore, the Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) has confirmed its readiness for the arrival of foreign dignitaries at the airport on Wednesday. Coinciding with the inauguration of the 7th Administration.

SARS: How do you get your tax number?

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced the filing dates for tax season 2024, which will open in July.

SARS said auto-assessment notices will start from 1 to 14 July 2024.

EFF demands Renaldo Gouws’ removal as MP over racist videos

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have strongly condemned Democratic Alliance (DA) Member of Parliament (MP) Renaldo Gouws for a series of racist and homophobic videos.

The EFF has demanded Gouws’ removal from his parliamentary position. And pledged to submit a formal complaint to the Speaker of the National Assembly regarding his conduct.

LATEST NEWS: WEATHER FORECAST, Wednesday, 19 June

Take a look at weather forecasts for all nine provinces here.