South African finance minister to walk budget tightrope
South Africa's finance minister is expected to walk a tightrope during the annual budget presentation to parliament on Wednesday, as the economy teeters on the edge of a fiscal cliff.
South Africa 'sterilised pregnant HIV patients without consent'
A South African inquiry into the forced sterilisation of dozens of HIV-positive pregnant women said Monday that their rights had been breached and called for government action.
Kenya, South Africa more concerned about cyber attacks than Nigeria, others
Kenya and South Africa have been found to be more concerned about the risks posed by cybercrimes compared to Nigeria and other countries in Africa. Specifically, a report by KnowBe4African Report disclosed that of all the countries surveyed, 75 per cent of Kenyans, and 74 per cent South Africans were the most concerned about the risk…
South Africa's Ramaphosa slams ex-apartheid leader's 'treasonous' remarks
President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday slammed remarks made by South Africa's last apartheid-era leader, F.W. De Klerk, saying it was "treasonous" to deny race segregation was a crime against humanity.
Miners welcome South Africa's plans to open up power generation
South Africa's announcement that it will open up electricity generation to other players, effectively breaking Eskom's monopoly, has been welcomed by many, especially the mining industry
Shabalala... In Death, The Soul Of Black Mambazo Lives
The entertainment world was on Tuesday, February 11, thrown into mourning mood following the death of veteran musician Joseph Shabalala, the bandleader, who brought the South African vocal harmony group
Homecoming Tour: South Africans Welcome Miss Universe 2019, Zozibini Tunzi
South Africans stepped out of offices and university classes on Wednesday to catch a glimpse of Zozibini Tunzi, on a homecoming tour after she was crowned Miss Universe in December. Wearing short natural hair, a multi-coloured African print dress and a white Miss Universe sash, the 26-year-old toured the streets of the Johannesburg in an…
Man’s house set ablaze for killing 'cousin' in South Africa
A mob in Umuoru Etiti village, Ubulu Community in Orlu West Local Government Area of Imo State have burnt down the home of a South Africa-based businessman, Declan Nsofor, for allegedly killing Odenigbo Ife in South Africa. The mob actions followed a viral video that showed Nsofor and Ife fighting in Kempton Park, South Africa…
South Africa marks 30 years since Mandela’s prison release
Many people across the globe yesterday remembered the day in which former President Nelson Mandela raised his fist in the air as he made his way out of the Victor Verster prison