South Africa

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Ramaphosa Must 'Come Clean' About His Knowledge of State Capture - Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to "come clean" and "turn himself in" to...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Survey Shows a Majority of South Africans Support Land Reform

analysis By Benjamin Roberts, Human Sciences Research Council and Narnia Bohler-Muller, University of Fort HareUnequal access to land...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Search for Train Arson Attackers Must Be Intensified - Nzimande

Transport Minister Blade Nzimande says that efforts must be intensified to find the culprits behind train attacks, following...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Minister Malusi Gigaba On Gupta Naturalisation Inquiry

press release Response to the committee's "interim report on state capture" Opening Statement 1. Firstly, I would like...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

US doctor treats woman bitten by wild monkey overseas - KPLC-TV Lake Charles

The monkeys Lisa Leiden captured on camera during her South African vacation seemed like harmless little guys -...

South Africa: Social Media Is Making It Harder to Protect the Identities of Suspects

South Africa: Social Media Is Making It Harder to Protect the Identities of Suspects

Photo: Pixabay social media, twitter, facebook, instagram. analysis By Jameelah Omar, University of Cape TownA controversy is raging...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Explosive Report Into VBS Bank Reveals Large-Scale 'Looting'

A final investigation report into large-scale fraud at VBS Mutual Bank has recommended that more than 50 individuals...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Speaker Baleka Mbete - Mid-Year Briefing On Key International Engagements

press release Speaking notes: Speaker of the National Assembly Ms Baleka Mbete - Mid-Year briefing of Diplomats, Stakeholders...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Deputy Minister Andries Nel - 3rd Karoo Small Towns Regeneration Conference

press release Address by Mr Andries Nel, MP, Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance & Traditional Affairs at the...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: I Visted the Guptas for 'Social Cohesion Reasons' - Gigaba

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba visited the Guptas for "social cohesion reasons", but denies they had any sway...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Water and Sanitation On Mpumalanga Dam Levels

press release The Mpumalanga Province recorded a 1% average decrease in water levels in the listed dams of...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Police Assault Case Stuck in NPA

By Nombulelo Damba-HendrikEastern Cape man says he was accused of stealing fuel and badly beaten Simphiwe Mkhubata from...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Time to Drop TV Licence That Forces South Africans to Fund SABC 'Apartheid Dinosaur' - Think Tank

It's time for the SABC to stop charging consumers TV licence fees as part of its funding model,...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

All Blacks prop Karl Tu'inukuafe still adjusting to life in the spotlight - Manawatu Evening Standard

Given the choice, Karl Tu'inukuafe would choose the bottom of a ruck, or tossing drunks out of nightclubs,...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: 46-Year-Old Man Describes How a Catholic Priest in Joburg Groomed, Then Molested and Raped Him When He Was a Teen

"I want answers and I want transparency from the church... " These were the words of 46-year-old Limpopo-born...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

South Africa: Nene - From Hero to Zero Under a Week

It has taken approximately less than seven days for now former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene to move from...

South Africa: Farmers Need Security of Land and Assets - Patrice Motsepe

African Women With Albinism Vow to Fight On After Kilimanjaro Climb

By Nita BhallaNairobi — In some countries, people with albinism are targeted for their body parts which are...

South Africa: Parly's Transport Committee Grills Prasa On Lack of Progress

South Africa: Parly's Transport Committee Grills Prasa On Lack of Progress

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Transport grilled the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa's (Prasa) presentation at a meeting...

Africa: Mental Illness Will Cost the World R240-Trillion By 2030

Africa: Mental Illness Will Cost the World R240-Trillion By 2030

Photo: @TheLancet/Twitter Ahead of World Mental Health Day, The Lancet medical journal has published a new commission on...

Media Advisory - Joint UN and African Union (AU) high-level delegation visits... - World News Report

Elderly Mamelodi residents march demanding title deeds for RDP houses - Iol.co.za

Elderly Mamelodi residents marched in the City Centre demanding title deeds to avoid evictions from RDP houses built...

South Africa: Our New Finance Minister Enjoys the Humble Pilchard and Is Not Afraid of Being 'Spicy'

South Africa: Our New Finance Minister Enjoys the Humble Pilchard and Is Not Afraid of Being 'Spicy'

Photo: @PresidencyZA/Twitter President Cyril Ramaphosa congratulates new finance minister Tito Mboweni after his swearing-in. South Africa's fifth finance...

South Africa: Our New Finance Minister Enjoys the Humble Pilchard and Is Not Afraid of Being 'Spicy'

South Africa: As Nene Falls On His Sword, Mboweni Makes a Comeback

Photo: @PresidencyZA/Twitter President Cyril Ramaphosa congratulates new finance minister Tito Mboweni after his swearing-in. As Nhlanhla Nene became...

Eritrean Fighter Pilot, Escapee, Calls for Justice for Jailed Compatriots - Voice of America

The entrepreneur making South Africa transgender friendly - Iol.co.za

Cloe Gair was fed up. She had spent years looking for a good job. But no matter how...

Media Advisory - Joint UN and African Union (AU) high-level delegation visits... - World News Report

OPINION: Miracle of South Africa revealed by Mandela - Iol.co.za

Former President Nelson Mandela, at the release of the Census 1996 results by the head of Statistics South...

Shabaab claims deadly IED blast in Kenya - The Long War Journal

Ford's first 'trial unit' Raptors roll off SA assembly line - Iol.co.za

Silverton, Gauteng - Ford's Ranger Raptor is only due to go on sale in South Africa during the...

Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach - Mail & Guardian

UN warns paradigm shift needed to avert global climate chaos - Mail & Guardian

At current levels of greenhouse gas emissions, we could pass the 1.5 C marker as early as 2030,...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Kessie Nair Claims Officials Involved in His K-Word Case 'Are Trying to Please Ramaphosa'

Kessie Nair has accused officials dealing with his racism case of trying to please President Cyril Ramaphosa in...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Man Arrested After Teen Lays Rape Charge

A 33-year-old man is expected to appear in the Westonaria Magistrate's Court soon for allegedly raping a minor....

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Dolphins Edge Opening Day Against Knights

Half-centuries by Sarel Erwee and Senuran Muthusamy helped the Dolphins edge into control after the opening day of...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: ANC's Revamped Website Goes Live After Non-Payment Drama

Hoping to make its interaction with young an old "more exciting", the ANC officially unveiled its newly revamped...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Firefighters Quell Fresh Blaze At Cape Town Train Station

Firefighters have arrived at Cape Town train station to battle yet another train-related blaze after thick, black smoke...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Police Search for Five Gunmen After Family Robbed On West Rand Farm

West Rand police have launched a manhunt for five armed men who robbed a family of three on...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Nene to Be Investigated By Public Protector Over PIC Deal

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene will be investigated by the Public Protector for allegedly breaching the executive code of...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Gupta Lieutenant Chalwa Wanted Parliament to Pay for Him to Fly Business Class From India

Gupta lieutenant Ashu Chawla, through his lawyer, has demanded that Parliament pay for a business class air ticket...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Man Critically Injured After Being Pulled Under Train

A man is in critical condition after he was pulled under a train at the Salt River train...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Eastern Cape Govt 'Shocked' By Death of Education MEC

The Eastern Cape government has expressed shock following the death of its MEC for education. Mandla Makupula, 57,...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Lions Lose Bok Scrumhalf for Remainder of Season

Springbok and Lions scrumhalf Ross Cronje will be sidelined for the remainder of the year after undergoing shoulder...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Malawi: Bushiri Sending Back Malawians Working for Him in South Africa

By Chomi KhumaloProphet Shepherd Bushiri is sending back some Malawians working for him in South Africa and also...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Why This Legal Drug May Put You At Risk for a Killer Infectious Disease

By Laura Lopez GonzalezThat tot or two might be putting you at risk for...an infectious disease? Find out...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Names, Nationalities of Accused in 'Sensitive' Verulam Mosque Attack Case Censored

The names and nationalities of the 19 people accused of the fatal KZN mosque attack, and the placement...