South Africa

ICONIC POP BAND TEXAS LIVE IN SOUTH AFRICA FOR THE FIRST TIME!

Now fans of the Scottish band, who grew up listening worldwide hits like Summer Son, I Don’t Want...

NBA Africa Game to return to South Africa

Players from Orlando Magic, Denver Nuggets & Portland Trail Blazers will all touch down in SA in August...

South Africa: Police Monitoring Diepkloof After Service Delivery Protests

Motorists have been urged to use alternative routes as Immink Drive, which runs through zone 2 and 5...

South Africa: Motsoeneng Loses Another Battle As Labour Court Dismisses Case

Former SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Matsoeneng suffered another defeat on Wednesday when the Labour Court dismissed his...

South Africa: Women Department Budget Debate Descends Into Shouting Match, MPs Walk Out

Opposition MPs walked out of the budget vote on the department of women in the presidency after the...

Zambia: DA Leader Maimane to Attend Treason Trial of Zambian Opposition Leader Hakainde Hichilema

Photo: GroundUp Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane addresses the press (file photo). press release By Mmusi MaimaneTomorrow, Friday...

South Africa: Mayor Held Hostage Outside Coligny – Police

The mayor of Ditsobotla Local Municipality in Lichtenburg, Daniel Buthelezi, currently being held hostage by the community, police...

South Africa: Protests in Elsies River Ahead of Police Minister Mbalula’s Visit

Protesters blocked roads in gang hotspot Elsies River on Thursday morning ahead of an expected visit from Police...

South Africa facing difficult times: Motlanthe

Motlanthe has addressed the launch event of the newest member of Oxfam Confederation at Constitutional Hill on Africa...

South Africa: Taxi Drivers Hope to Help Prevent Another Child Snatching

Two Cape Town taxi drivers believe that they can help protect women and children by being the eyes...

South Africa: Spur Boycott Affecting a Minority of Our Branches – CEO

The calls for boycotting certain Spur franchises will hit the owners and employees of those branches the hardest,...

South Africa: Ditsobotla Mayor Released As 32 Arrested Over Hostage Drama

Ditsobotla Local Municipality mayor Daniel Buthelezi and his bodyguards were released unharmed in the early hours of Thursday...

BOOK EXTRACT: A Time Traveller’s Guide to South Africa in 2030

It has been ten years since South Africans went to the polls in their 2019 national and provincial...

Rights groups urge South Africa to combat xenophobia

By Hassan IsilowJOHANNESBURG Human rights groups have appealed to the South African government to increase its commitment in...

South Africa Celebrates Africa Day

Pretoria — South Africans across the country today join the continent in commemorating Africa Day. Africa Day is...

Boris Kodjoe is in South Africa – Zalebs

ZalebsBoris Kodjoe is in South AfricaZalebsZAlebs social media investigations unit quickly found out that Boris had a few...

Diasporans To Celebrate Africa Day : South Africa

Dear All Invitation to Africa Day Celebrations The African Diaspora Forum (ADF) in partnership with the Gauteng Provincial...

The Dark Recesses Of State Capture In South Africa Brought To Light In A Damning Report

In November 2016, former public protector Thuli Madonsela released her State of Capture report. In it, she detailed...

South Africa: The Govt Hasn’t Given Up the Fight for Nuclear – AllAfrica.com

Nuclear energy in South Africa is a highly contested issue; so much so that a court recently ruled...

Analysis: South Africa is stuck in a failing second industrial revolution – Let’s move beyond it

Instead of pursuing opportunities fast emerging in the energy revolution, we seem to want to double down on...

Nigeria vs South Africa: CAF picks Tunisian referee for clash

Tunisian referee, Youssef Essrayri, has been appointed by the Confederation of African Football to officiate the June 10,...

South Africa: Western Cape Agriculture On Supporting Farmers in Drought Affected Areas

press release Animal farmers among the worst affected by drought Stock farmers and irrigation farmers are among the...

South Africa: Minister Ayanda Dlodlo – Fake News Roundtable Discussion

press release Speech by the Minister of Communications Ms Ayanda Dlodlo during a fake news roundtable discussion with...

South Africa: Minister Senzeni Zokwana – Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Dept Budget Vote 2017/18

press release Debate on Budget Vote 24 Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries delivered by Minister Hon Senzeni Zokwana (MP)...

South Africa: Joint Parliament Meeting Agrees to Discuss Violence Against Women

The chairpersons of three Parliament portfolio committees will convene a joint meeting to debate the ongoing scourge and...

South Africa: Deputy Minister Bheki Cele – Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Dept Budget Vote 2017-18

press release Debate on budget vote 24 Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries delivered by Hon Deputy Minister General Bheki...

South Africa: State Wants Child Rapist Dawie De Villiers’ Bail Revoked

Convicted child rapist Dawie de Villiers' R15 000 bail should be revoked as he awaits sentencing, the State...

South Africa: National Assessments to Be Replaced – Motshekga

The controversial Annual National Assessments (ANA) are on their way out and will be replaced by the National...

South Africa: Umzimkhulu Councillor Killed Weeks After Speaker Gunned Down

An Umzimkhulu Municipality councillor has been killed just weeks after a senior official at the municipality was murdered....

South Africa: Piet Byleveld Much More Than ‘Top Cop’ to Family

The family of the late Piet Byleveld says that while he was a 'top cop' to South Africa...

South Africa: Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Urges Voters in Nquthu Local Municipality to Vote

press release The Minister for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, honourable Des van Rooyen, urged the registered voters...

South Africa: Eskom Chair and Wife in ‘Sham’ Documents Court Case

Liquidators appointed to wind up a mining company owned by Eskom chair Ben Ngubane and wife Sheila are...

South Africa: Protesters Petrol Bomb Metro Bus in Roodepoort

Protesters from the Princess informal settlement in Roodepoort, Johannesburg petrol bombed a metro bus on Wednesday afternoon injuring...

South Africa: Push for 50 Percent of Schools to Offer African Languages

Cape Town — Education Minister Angie Motshekga says the Council of Education Ministers (CEM) wants half of all...

South Africa: Livestock Farmers Hardest Hit By Drought

Pretoria — Animal farmers are among the worst affected by the current drought, says the Western Cape Provincial...

South Africa: MEC Ismail Vadi – Workshop On Smart Logistics, Aecom

press release Speech by MEC for Roads and Transport, Dr Ismail Vadi, at workshop/colloquium on its tools to...

South Africa: Is Eskom Destroying Key Documents?

press release By Natasha Mazzone MPThe DA has it on good authority that Eskom is currently in the...

Communists convene broad front to halt country’s decline – People’s World

Jacob Zuma's corruption-tainted presidency is one of a number of factors putting strain on the tripartite alliance of...

South Africa: Police Escort Courtney Pieters’ Mother From Court After Mob Justice Threats

Photo: Supplied Courtney Pieters. Police had to escort the mother of murdered three-year-old Courtney Pieters out of the...

The biggest companies in South Africa in 2017

Forbes has released its annual Global 2000 list, ranking the biggest companies across the world – including those...