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Ethiopian court jails activist for over 6 years

Ethiopian court jails activist for over 6 years AFP | 2017-05-25 14:56:03.0 United Nations High Commissioner for Human...

Spanish navy rescues 282 migrants from 2 boats off Libya

Madrid -  Spain's defense ministry says a navy frigate has rescued 282 migrants from two boats found adrift...

UN envoy: South Sudan seeing military action as rains arrive

New York - The UN envoy for South Sudan says the conflict-torn African country is seeing significant military...

Egyptians brace for austere Ramadan after reforms

Cairo  - Ramadan is a time for daytime fasting and lavish evening feasts, but Egyptians are scaling back...

Former Rwandan general Nyamwasa’s refugee status set aside

Former Rwandan general Nyamwasa’s refugee status set aside Kyle Cowan | 2017-05-25 14:14:11.0 Former Rwandan army general Faustin...

Maimane slams Zuma, ANC over silence on Zambia’s Hichilema treason trial

Pretoria - DA leader Mmusi Maimane has said that his party would take action to "re-establish South Africa’s...

Ramaphosa calls for a strong and united Africa

He said the conference was essentially about bringing a better life to all the people of the continent...

African development won’t fix Europe’s migration issues – we need another plan

The G20 has turned its eyes on Africa, launching a “Compact with Africa” that aims to support economic development and...

Africa Day: What the day means to us

Keeping with the spirit of Africa Day, IOL's travel writers have shared their thoughts on what Africa Day...

Watch Brown present her department's budget

Following a difficult few weeks surrounding Petrosa and Eskom, Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown presents her department's budget...

Zambia considers moving capital to rural area: minister

Lusaka - Zambia is considering a proposal to move its capital from fast-developing Lusaka to a nearly uninhabited...

Father and brother of alleged bomber detained in Libya

Cairo - The father and younger brother of the suspect in the Manchester concert bombing have been detained...

May 25 is Africa Day, but what does that mean today? — Quartz

Happy Africa Day! Each year on May 25, the continent celebrates Africa Day. Just how to celebrate the...

Dlamini-Zuma makes campaign detour to visit family of slain three-year-old

Dlamini-Zuma makes campaign detour to visit family of slain three-year-old Simthandile Ford | 2017-05-25 11:06:39.0 ANC presidential hopeful...

SAB Miller, ABInbev and other big alcohol’s Africa expansion could be bad for health there — Quartz

The alcohol industry is doing exactly what the tobacco industry did several decades ago to ensure growth and...

DA retains Beaufort West, despite the sun

DA retains Beaufort West, despite the sun Aron Hyman | 2017-05-25 10:34:01.0 DA leader Mmusi Maimane. File photo....

IFP supporters celebrate ahead of Nquthu by-election announcement

IFP supporters celebrate ahead of Nquthu by-election announcement TMG Digital/TimesLIVE | 2017-05-25 10:30:49.0 Jubilant IFP supporters celebrate their...

Babes Wodumo’s friend burnt with acid during ‘abduction attempt’

The singer told TshisaLIVE that she is completely shaken by the incident, but is grateful that her friend...

Watch Africa Day celebrations

Africa Day is commemorated across the continent on Thursday. Source link : http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/179af1004143d7e8a34aaf47c5f82b19/Watch-Africa-Day-celebrations--20170525 Author : Publish date :...

SUNDAY TIMES – WATCH: First full ‘Game of Thrones’ S7 trailer will thrill fans

The official sneak peek into the penultimate season's events begins with Cersei Lannister adamantly telling her brother/lover Jaime...

Security staff protest shuts TUT for a second day

Security staff protest shuts TUT for a second day Kgaugelo Masweneng | 2017-05-25 10:25:43.0 The Tshwane University of...

SA can learn from African democracies: Sithole

KwaZulu-Natal's Public Service Commissioner Pearl Sithole says South Africa can learn something from other African democracies that attained...

SUNDAY TIMES – High noon for Zuma as key ANC leaders seek ouster

Zuma, 75, goes into the meeting of the committee facing an unprecedented level of opposition from within the...

Julius Malema speaks at Africa Day event

  * Editor's note: If you have trouble viewing the livestream, please click here. JOHANNESBURG - EFF leader Julius...

Bedridden granny, 87, burns to death while sleeping inside her hut

2017-05-25 12:00 Harare – An 87-year-old bedridden granny was burnt to death after she failed to escape when...

Syria refugees stuck between Morocco and Algeria: NGOs

Rabat - A group of around 50 Syrian refugees trapped between Morocco and Algeria face a "catastrophic situation"...

Some years back we were not like sisters, says polygamist Musa’s second wife

Musa's second wife MaYeni, who he met first, said sharing a man did not come easily."It took time...

WATCH: Resigned? Unpaid leave? Here’s a timeline of all things Brian Molefe

WATCH: Resigned? Unpaid leave? Here's a timeline of all things Brian Molefe TimesLIVE | 2017-05-25 09:59:17.0 The Eskom...

Africans will never be free without land

Black First Land First (BLF) party leader Andile Mngxitama says Africa has not yet been liberated. Source link...

Stuart Baxter names first Bafana squad since returning to hotseat for AFCON qualifier with Nigeria – News

Posted: 25 May 2017 Time: 11:17 Stuart Baxter has named his first Bafana Bafana squad since returning to...

SuperSport United goalkeeper Reyaad Pieterse brushes off suggestions he is a penalty specialist – News

Posted: 25 May 2017 Time: 11:01 SuperSport United goalkeeper Reyaad Pieterse has laughed off suggestions that he is...

Dead student from sunken S. Korea ferry identified

Dead student from sunken S. Korea ferry identified AFP | 2017-05-25 08:58:56.0 A mourner pays tribute to victims...

Egypt blocks several news sites including Jazeera

Cairo - Egypt blocked several media websites on Wednesday including those belonging to the Qatari Al-Jazeera news channel...

Watch Africa Day discussion

Africa Day is commemorated across the continent on Thursday. Source link : http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/88e0d98041440ee6bde8bd47c5f82b19/Watch-Africa-Day-discussion-20170525 Author : Publish date :...

She was sent by God to pull me to myself, says Dumi on marrying Simz Ngema

She was sent by God to pull me to myself, says Dumi on marrying Simz Ngema TshisaLIVE |...

IFP tipped as victors in Nquthu by-election in KZN

IFP tipped as victors in Nquthu by-election in KZN Nathi Olifant | 2017-05-25 08:09:17.0 Voting day in Nquthu,...

Big shake-ups at Gagasi FM

Big shake-ups at Gagasi FM TshisaLIVE | 2017-05-25 08:00:00.0 Gagasi has got a whole new line-up Image by:...

I am content, says Bonang

I am content, says Bonang TshisaLIVE | 2017-05-25 07:55:00.0 Bonang loves a challenge Image by: Instagram B has...

Africa Day: The new African kings and queens of Hollywood

Proudly African stars are taking the film and television world by storm, with a new generation of talent...

Chippa United defender Diamond Thopola gears up for survival scrap with Free State Stars – News

Posted: 25 May 2017 Time: 09:47 Chippa United right-back Diamond Thopola says the team is up to the...