South Africa

Budget delay threatens Nigeria's top 20 economies target - LCCI - Vanguard

.com | Motive behind execution-style murders in Vryheid still unknown - police - News24

When Jacob Zuma stepped down as president a few months ago, many people were teasing us members of...

South Africa: Alleged Ponzi Scheme Masterminds in Court After Thousands Lose Life Savings and Pensions

Some took out loans, others ploughed their pension payouts and life savings into a "get-rich-quick scheme", but about...

South Africa: Zille's Tweet On Colonialism Violates Constitution - Public Protector

South Africa: Zille's Tweet On Colonialism Violates Constitution - Public Protector

Photo: allafrica.com Left: Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane. Right: Western Cape Premier Helen Zille The Public Protector has found...

South Africa: The Big 5 Comedy Show Makes Its Return

Five of SA's biggest comics are set to take over the Teatro at Montecasino in Johannesburg this winter...

Mauritius to Sign MOU With South Africa in Fisheries Sector

press release The Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping will sign a Memorandum of Understanding...

South Africa: ANC Top Officials to Receive Report On KZN's Failed Conference

South Africa: ANC Top Officials to Receive Report On KZN's Failed Conference

Photo: Le Pays Former president Jacob Zuma (file photo). The convenor of the ANC's KwaZulu-Natal conference, Nocawe Mafu,...

South Africa: Basic Education Hosts Inaugural National Care and Support for Teaching and Learning Conference

press release "Consolidating our collective efforts": Care and support for teaching and learning conference, Pretoria The need for...

South Africa: Department of Labour to Use Billion-Rand Surplus to Extend UIF Benefits

By Annie CebulskiSweeping changes to the Unemployment Insurance Act will mean that contributors who lose their jobs can...

South Africa: Nelson Mandela's Leadership - His 'Obstinacy and Stubbornness' - Part 2

analysis By Raymond SuttnerAn unusual, apparently contradictory set of personality traits combined to make Nelson Mandela the leader...

Takoradi Port Phase 2 project: Sod cutting waste of money - NDC - Ghanamma.com

South African craft brewery apologises for 'Filthy... - The Drinks Business

One beer, called Raven Porra, was described as, "a porter with the best head in town". According to...

South Africa: Steyn Returns to Proteas Test Squad for Sri Lanka

Dale Steyn makes his long-awaited return to the Proteas Test squad for the two-match series to be played...

Africa: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu - South Africa's Election to Non-Permanent Seat in UN Security Council

press release Media remarks by Minister Lindiwe Sisulu following South Africa's Election to the Non-Permanent Seat in the...

South Africa: SAPS to Help Boost Female Officers' Capacity to Fight Crime Against Vulnerable Groups

A task team was established on Friday to draft a five-year strategy to empower and develop female police...

Takoradi Port Phase 2 project: Sod cutting waste of money - NDC - Ghanamma.com

University of Canterbury appoints new Vice-Chancellor - Scoop

Professor Cheryl de la Rey, currently the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Pretoria, has been appointed as the...

South Africa: President Ramaphosa, Sign a Moratorium to Stop Farm Evictions

analysis By Tshintsha AmakhayaProtesters occupy the N1 and advance on police throwing rocks during protests in De Doorns,...

South Africa: Marli Van Breda's Future Care, Curatorship Matter to Be Heard

The Western Cape High Court is expected to hear Marli van Breda's future care arrangements and whether the...

.com | Motive behind execution-style murders in Vryheid still unknown - police - News24

Galerie Guido W. Baudach opens exhibition of works by South African artists - Art Daily

Galerie Guido W. Baudach and blank projects announce an exhibition of works by South African artists Igshaan Adams,...

PM says Ethiopia will not cut Egypt's share of Nile waters - The Virginian-Pilot

.com | African cities must address social and economic issues when upgrading ... - News24

These slums and informal settlements are largely the physical manifestations of urban inequality, socially and economically. They embody...

.com | Motive behind execution-style murders in Vryheid still unknown - police - News24

South Africa:Stellenbosch Rapist Gets Life Behind Bars - AllAfrica.com

A man has been sentenced to life this week for housebreaking and rape in the Stellenbosch regional court,...

South Africa: Banyana Banyana Qualify for Nations Cup

Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana have qualified for the CAF Women Nations Cup finals scheduled for Ghana in November this...

PM says Ethiopia will not cut Egypt's share of Nile waters - The Virginian-Pilot

Before Cambridge Analytica scandal, South Africa had its own social media pro... - Salon

Recent revelations that the Trump campaign paid Cambridge Analytica to target potential voters with tailor-made messages have prompted...

South Africa: DA, Mashaba Reject Report That Joburg Is 'Heading for Bailout'

The Democratic Alliance and Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba have rejected a media report that the City of Johannesburg...

South Africa: N7 Towards Malmesbury Closed Due to Dunoon Protest

The N7 heading towards Malmesbury has been closed for traffic at the Plattekloof Road intersection due to protest...

South Africa: Mandela Centenary - South Africans Must Not Let Trifles Undermine His Legacy

analysis By Mashupye HerbertThis year marks a century since liberation struggle hero and global statesman Nelson Mandela was...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Cairo, Egypt - Creative Commons via Wikipedia - Egypt Today

The way history is taught in South Africa is ahistorical - and that's a problem - Mail & Guardian

History textbooks suggest that in 1994 when formal apartheid and racial exclusion ended, so did prejudice and racism....

Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Cairo, Egypt - Creative Commons via Wikipedia - Egypt Today

'This has never happened before' - new Knysna mayor amid DA tussle - Mail & Guardian

New Knysna mayor Mark Willemse addressed supporters late on Friday night to assure them that he has not...

South Africa: Mkhize Denies R4.5m Pic Kickback Allegations

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize on Sunday denied a media report that he demanded a...

South Africa: Stellenbosch Rapist Gets Life Behind Bars

A man has been sentenced to life this week for housebreaking and rape in the Stellenbosch regional court,...

South Africa: Eastern Cape Children Reunited With Mom Thanks to Cop's Instinct

When Walmer Sergeant Xoliswa Xhanti saw a man walking on the N2 freeway with two children this week,...

South Africa: Woman's Body Found Under Bed On Farm in Piketberg

Police have opened an inquest after the body of a 26-year-old woman was found on a farm in...

South Africa: Blitzboks Blast Into Paris Sevens Quarter-Finals

The Blitzboks advanced to the Cup quarter-finals of the Paris Sevens after beating Canada 28-0 in their final...

Corruption Gutted South Africa's Tax Agency. Now the Nation Is Paying the Price. - The New York Times

Corruption Gutted South Africa's Tax Agency. Now the Nation Is Paying the Price. - The New York Times

The nation's tax chief steeled himself. Chiding and pleading with President Jacob Zuma to get him to file...

We're co-operating with South African officials: Bank of Baroda - The Indian Express

According to BoB, the action by the South African Police Directorate for priority crime investigation is no exception,...

South Africa:'It Will Be a Disaster' - Anc KZN Conference Called Off, Says Ma... - AllAfrica.com

The African National Congress' national chairperson Gwede Mantashe has confirmed to News24 that the political party's KwaZulu-Natal consultative...

South Africa: Sisulu - UN Security Council Tenure Will Be Dedicated to Mandela's Legacy

South Africa is honoured and humbled by its election as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council...

South Africa: Woman Allegedly Kills Boyfriend With Bottle, Headwrap

A Humansdorp woman was arrested for allegedly killing her boyfriend after a fight over an ex-lover on Saturday,...