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South Africa: Not Much to Celebrate On Youth Day 2019, Say Young People Battling Crime and Unemployment

analysis By Sandisiwe ShobaCivil society coalition #UniteBehind celebrated Youth Day by bringing together kids from low-income communities for...

South Africa: Zindzi Mandela Can’t Be Found As DIRCO Seeks Clarity On Her Apparent Tweets

By Sesona NgqakambaThe South African Ambassador to Denmark Zindzi Mandela has been missing in action after controversial tweets...

South Africa: Banyana Banyana Knocked Out of 2019 France WC

Banyana Banyana's participation in their maiden FIFA Women's World Cup in France has come to and end. This...

South Africa: Board of Inquiry to Look Into ‘Shooting Incident’ At Mozambique Border

The South African National Defence Force (SANDF) says a board of inquiry will investigate a 'shooting incident' between...

South Africa: Foskor Employee Who Fell From 6th Floor to Be Buried

By Tammy PetersenAn employee who plummeted to his death from the sixth floor of Foskor's concentration plant in...

South Africa: Township Basketball Teams Celebrate Youth Day At the CTICC

By Tariro WashinyiraAbout 800 youngsters celebrated Youth Day with a basketball tournament at the Cape Town International Convention...

South Africa: This Youth Day, Young People Are Demanding Climate Justice

analysis By Alex Lenferna'Why study for a future that I won't have?' That was the pointed question put...

South Africa: Cold Reality for Evicted Family Living On Side of Road

By CorrespondentIn the heart of winter, a Western Cape family continues to brave the elements, sleeping in a...

South Africa: Suspects Arrested for Possession of Sassa Cards

press release Five suspects aged between 33 and 47 are in custody after they were arrested during a...

South Africa: Suspect Finally Behind Bars

press release A 35-year-old Storms River man, who evaded arrest for almost six months, was finally arrested by...

South Africa: Phehlukwayo Provides Proteas Hope for 2019, 2023 and Beyond

By Lloyd BurnardLondon — South Africa's Cricket World Cup campaign was built on its fast bowling threat. 'Plan...

South Africa: Ramaphosa Sends Condolences After 24 People Die in Limpopo Accident

President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed his devastation after 24 people died in a collision involving a minibus taxi...

South Africa: Application Against ATM At Electoral Court Was Only Temporarily Withdrawn – Messianic Churches

By Correspondent and Tshidi MadiaThe South African Council of Messianic Churches in Christ (SACMCC) says reports that it...

South Africa: Elderly Couple Fights Off Would Be Attackers On Citrusdal Farm in Western Cape

By Kamva SomdyalaPolice in the Western Cape are on the hunt for three men believed to be involved...

South Africa: Mandela Foundation Seeks Meeting with Zindzi Mandela Over ‘Land Thieves’ Tweets

By Andre van WykCape Town — The Nelson Mandela Foundation has called for a meeting with South Africa's...

South Africa: AfriForum asks Minister Pandor to Dismiss Ambassador Zindzi Mandela After Divisive Tweets

press release Civil rights organization AfriForum today asked the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Dr Naledi Pandor,...

South Africa: Hefty Prison Sentences for 9 Cop Killers

By Kamva SomdyalaSeveral people found guilty of killing police officers in the Eastern Cape, Free State and KwaZulu-Natal...

South Africa: Sharks Name Touring Squad for Brumbies Clash

Cape Town — Following their dramatic 12-9 victory over the Stormers on Saturday at Newlands, Sharks coach Robert...

South Africa: Eastern Cape Police Hunt for Two Men After 60-Year-Old Woman Shot and Killed

By Kamva SomdyalaPolice in Ngqamakhwe in the Eastern Cape are searching for two men who shot and killed...

South Africa: Malema Responds to Godrich Gardee Punch-Up – ‘I Would Have Done Worse’

By Kamva SomdyalaEFF leader Julius Malema has responded to a video in which the party's secretary general, Gordrich...

South Africa: Morris – High-Flying Nz Don’t Deserve ‘Dark Horse’ Tag

By Lloyd BurnardLondon — The Proteas have been knocked out of the last two Cricket World Cups by...

South Africa: 24 Confirmed Dead in Limpopo Taxi, Bus Collision

By Kamva SomdyalaA collision involving a minibus taxi and a bus on the R81 in Maphalle, in Limpopo...

South Africa: Ward Councillor Killed in Shooting

By Sesona NgqakambaA 59-year-old ward councilor was shot dead near eNgcobo, Eastern Cape on Saturday, police have said....

South Africa: Selfless, Evergreen Tahir Putting Proteas First

By Lloyd BurnardCardiff — Imran Tahir is the oldest player to ever represent the Proteas at a Cricket...

South Africa: Ramaphosa – ‘High Youth Unemployment Rate a Shame in SA’s Conscience’

By Russel MolefePresident Cyril Ramaphosa has described the high unemployment rate among the youth in the country as...

South Africa: Malema – ‘We Can’t Be Led By Uneducated People’

By Sesona NgqakambaEconomic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema urged the youth to make education fashionable. Malema was speaking...

South Africa: Junior Boks Unchanged for U20 Champs Semi-Final

Cape Town — Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux named the same starting team that came out firing against...

South Africa: Arrive Alive This Long Weekend!

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has urged road users to exercise extreme caution this long weekend. This comes as...

South Africa: Angry Community Castrates Man Who Allegedly Took Part in Gang Rape of Teen Girls

By Sesona NgqakambaA man has died after he was castrated, allegedly by an angry mob from Ivory Park,...

South Africa: Executive Chairperson Sifiso Mtsweni – Youth Day Commemoration

press release Speech by Executive Chairperson of the National Youth Development Agency (Nyda), Mr Sifiso Mtsweni on the...

South Africa: ‘Ramaphosa Not Too Stupid to Allow SA Turn Into a Zimbabwe’

A TOP South African politician, businessman and peace consultant says President Cyril Ramaphosa will not be too "stupid"...

South Africa: Police Probe Double Murder

press release The South African Police Service in Kamesh are investigating a double murder after two males were...

South Africa: Two Die in Fatal Crash – Uitenhage

press release The South African Police Service in Uitenhage are investigating a case of culpable homicide following the...

South Africa: Ramaphosa Will Not Let SA Follow Example of Venezuela, Zimbabwe – Roelf Meyer

By Ethan Van DiemenRoelf Meyer, President Cyril Ramaphosa's opposite number as chief negotiator for the National Party (NP)...

South Africa: Mosque Shootout – Police Launch Manhunt As Dashcam Footage of Newtown Mosque Robbery Emerges

By Ntwaagae SelekaGauteng police have launched a manhunt for three suspects wanted for an armed robbery outside a...

South Africa: Raymond Louw, Wife Jean Celebrated During Joint Funeral Service

By Ntwaagae SelekaFormer newspaper editor and media freedom activist, Raymond Louw and his wife Jean, were remembered not...

South Africa: Be Careful On the Roads This Long Weekend, Says Mbalula

By Ntwaagae SelekaTransport Minister Fikile Mbalula has urged road users to exercise extreme caution this long weekend to...

South Africa: Suspect Arrested for Possession of Unlicensed Firearm in Steenberg

press release A suspect's freedom came to an end when he was arrested with a firearm in Urfield...

South Africa: Two Suspects Arrested With Abalone in Worcester

press release The endeavours of SAPS to tackle the illegal abalone trade in the Western Cape resulted in...

South Africa: Police Following Leads to Arrest People Behind the Death of a Truck Driver

By Ntwaagae SelekaWestern Cape police are following leads that could lead them to suspects behind the death of...