South Africa

South Africa: Faf – Proteas Going Into World Cup Under the Radar

By Lloyd Burnard - Sport24Cape Town — Proteas skipper Faf du Plessis was clearly frustrated at the malfunctioning...

South Africa: Survivors Share Stories at New Holocaust, Genocide Center in Johannesburg

By Anita PowellVeronica Phillips, now 92 years old, was just a teenager when the Nazis sent her to...

South Africa: Swys Explains Decision to Back Rookie Lombard

By Sport24Cape Town — Lions coach Swys de Bruin has explained his decision to back replacement flyhalf Gianni...

South Africa: ANC Lists Will Bring About New-Look Back Benches, Including Premiers, MECs and Tainted Politicians

analysis By Marianne MertenThe ruling party has taken a gamble by significantly changing its national list of public...

Southern Africa: South Africa’s Multichoice Shutting Down Zimbabwean Pirate Accounts

By Audience MutemaZIMBABWEANS using pirated digital decoders that are registered in South Africa are set to be switched...

South Africa: How South Africa Can Improve Community-Based HIV Services

analysis South Africa introduced a community-based primary health care programme in 2012. The aim of the programme, which...

South Africa: How Linking Cash Grants to Care Empowers Parents and Makes Children Happier

analysis Cash transfers, otherwise known as social grants, are growing in popularity in low and middle income countries....

South Africa: Mampintsha Says ‘I’m Sorry’ to Babes Wodumo and Her Family, but Will He Plead Guilty?

By Poloko TauMandla "Mampintsha" Maphumulo is once again expressing remorse publicly as he faces criminal charges and public...

South Africa: Free to Reproduce, Free to Exploit – South Africa’s Copyright Amendment Bill

analysis Being an academic is like driving a car. We can all do it but few of us...

South Africa: Most Wanted Gauteng Serial Rapist Nabbed At His Hideout

By Ntwaagae SelekaGauteng's most wanted alleged serial rapist, Sipho Mbatha, is finally behind bars. Mbatha, 32, was nabbed...

South Africa: Duminy – Proteas Have Depth to Excel Beyond 2019

By Lloyd Burnard - Sport24Cape Town — For at least a couple of years now, hardened South African...

South Africa: Hill, Bester Cape Epic Dark Horses for African Title

By Sport24Cape Town — Team Darkhorse Wheels may be a relatively new team of mountain bikers, but the...

South Africa: DA Releases Candidate Lists for 2019 Elections

By Staff ReporterThe Democratic Alliance has released its list of candidates for the National Assembly and provincial legislatures...

South Africa: SA Sends Condolences After New Zealand Massacre

President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent a message of condolence to the government and the people of New Zealand...

South Africa: Browse Mole Investigation Played No Part in Zuma Prosecution – Vusi Pikoli Says in Court Papers

By Jeanette ChabalalaFormer National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Vusi Pikoli has denied allegations that the Special Browse...

South Africa: Dlamini Wants Legislation Overhaul to Address Domestic Violence

By Jan GerberMinister in the Presidency for Women Bathabile Dlamini wants an overhaul of criminal justice legislation that...

South Africa: Missing Child Sought By Jozini FCs

press release The decomposed body of a young missing eight-year-old girl was found yesterday in the bushes at...

South Africa: The City of Johannesburg Takes a Cautious Step Towards Inclusionary Housing

analysis By Nkateko Mabasa and Ayanda MthetwaIn an unprecedented move, the City of Johannesburg recently passed its Inclusionary...

South Africa: Taxi Rollover Leaves Ten Injured

Bonteheuwel — Ten people were left injured this morning following a taxi rollover on the Jakes Gerwel Road...

South Africa: Body of Missing KZN Girl, 8, Found

By Kamva SomdyalaThe decomposed body of a girl, 8, was found in the bushes in Mkuze, north of...

South Africa: PE Flying Squad Arrest Suspects With Dagga Worth About R30 000

press release Police response to suspicious activity in the Bethelsdorp area resulted in the arrest of two suspects...

South Africa: Hate Speech Case a Message About Racism, Discrimination

analysis By Ufrieda HoAn anti-Chinese hate speech case in the Equality Court this month shows up how little...

South Africa: Missing Woman Sought By Thornville Police

press release Thornville police are appealing for assistance from members of the community in locating Thandeka Nxumalo (32)...

South Africa: Up to R50 000 Reward Offered for Information Regarding Murder of Siphiwo Nyobo

press release A reward of up to R50 000 is offered to any person who can provide the...

South Africa: SADTU Kwazulu Natal Statement On the Real Reasons Why Mathonsi and Salipswu Are On a Mission to Destroy Sadtu and Its Leaders

press release The South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU) welcomes the conclusion of the South African Council of...

Malawi: Mwenifumbo for Federal System of Government – ‘Malawi Can Learn From South Africa’

By Wongani ChiutaUnited Democratic Front (UDF) presidential running mate Frank Tumpale Mwenifumbo has said the country requires to...

South Africa: Saepu Condemns the Arrest and Sexual Harassement/Abuse of Gugu Ncube Who Was Charged for Public Indecency

press release It is alleged that she was sexually abused by the Senior at Unisa and costed her...

South Africa: Soshanguve Mechanic Building Young Minds

Having struggled to become a motor mechanic, Isaac Boshomane has vowed to help young people to acquire the...

South Africa: Soweto Shows Up for Ramaphosa As He Asks for a Fresh Mandate

By Tshidi MadiaANC President Cyril Ramaphosa's campaign stop in Soweto, where he was born and raised, painted parts...

South Africa: To Peter Flack – Hunting Plays No Role in Conservation

analysis By Judy MaloneThe goal of those opposed to hunting is to protect targeted species from trophy hunters,...

South Africa: Police Impound Nine Minibus Taxis in Soweto Following Closure of Taxi Ranks

By Ntwaagae SelekaGauteng police joined by other law enforcement agencies have impounded nine minibus taxis in Soweto following...

South Africa: Gauteng MEC Faith Mazibuko Must Be Axed – Ahmed Kathrada Foundation

By Jenna EtheridgeThe Ahmed Kathrada Foundation has called for Gauteng Premier David Makhura to consider dismissing Gauteng MEC...

South Africa: Maimane Promises DA Election List By End of Weekend, Slams ANC List of ‘Syndicates’

By Lizeka TandwaWhile both the ANC and EFF have made their preferred candidates to take to the National...

South Africa: Fronting Poses Risk to Transformation

Economic transformation is still hampered by fronting, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Speaking at the annual...

South Africa: German Tourists Fleeced By Women They Met At Pub, Caught in Illegal Ammunition Find

By Jenni EvansTwo German tourists rounding off a night at a pub with two women they had befriended...

South Africa: David Mabuza’s Fake Niece Arrested for Alleged Murder Plot Fabrications

By Jenna EtheridgeA woman who caused a storm when she alleged that Deputy President David Mabuza was involved...

South Africa: Bosasa Liquidation ‘An Error in Judgement’, Court Finds

By Kyle CowanThe Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has ruled in favour of corruption-accused company Bosasa, ordering provisional...

Kenyatta-Odinga Handshake Kenya’s ‘Mandela Option’

opinion By Vincent OmeokachieOn becoming South Africa's president in 1994, after 27 years in political detention, Nelson Mandela...

South Africa: Joburg Hails Bushiri’s Fulfilment of R400 000 Pledge to Fire Victims

By Chomi KhumaloDepartment of disaster in the City of Joburg has saluted Prophet Shepherd Bushiri for fulfilling the...

South Africa: Police Conduct School Search Coupled With Crime Awareness Campaign

press release The Thohoyandou Police continue to visit schools in order to curb crime occurring in and around...