Politicians from around the globe will gather Monday in Morocco for a major conference to endorse a United Nations migration pact, despite a string of withdrawals driven by anti-immigrant populism.
South Africa won the bronze medal at the Cape Town Sevens, the second leg of the HSBC World Sevens Series.
A global coalition set up to fight disease epidemics is investing up to $8.4 million to develop a synthetic vaccine system that could be tailor-made to fight multiple pathogens such as flu, Ebola, Marburg and Rabies.
Nigeria's main opposition party said authorities had frozen the bank accounts of its vice presidential candidate in the run-up to elections next February.
Brazilian-born Carlos Ghosn long stood out among the world's auto executives as a hard-nosed workaholic willing to take drastic measures to get struggling companies motoring again.
At least seven local government officials were killed in a helicopter crash in Sudan’s eastern al-Qadarif state on Sunday, state news agency SUNA reported.
Their achievements were crowned at the annual UNESCO and L’oreal Women in Science Awards ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya.
Residents of an informal settlement in East Rand's Rooikop are up in arms over the lack of basic services.
A promising gymnastic career of a 13-year-old from Port Elizabeth is struggling to take off in spite of her talent.
A new exhibition highlighting the experiences of political prisoners at the Old Fort Prison situated at Constitutional Hill, has been unveiled.
The French government on Sunday urged Donald Trump not to interfere in French politics after the United States president posted tweets about the protests rocking the country and attacked the Paris climate agreement.
Artists attending the Northern Cape Sports, Arts and Culture Art Summit have questioned its relevance to the industry.
Labour federation Cosatu's president, Zingiswa Losi has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's decision not to give Members of Parliament a 4% salary increase.
UDM Chief Whip Nqabayomzi Kwankwa says best way to address the current vacuum in the SABC Board is to dissolve it and appoint an interim one.
The Economic Freedom Fighters in Gauteng says Gauteng Premier David Makhura and MEC for Human Settlements, Uhuru Moila have been doing little to help the residents that have been displaced in Alexandra, north of Johannesburg.
As the festive season kicks into high gear, the South African Police Service is urging people to be vigilant of their homes, vehicles and personal belongings.
KwaZulu-Natal authorities say at least 15 people were killed at Enseleni near Empangeni on the province's north coast on Saturday night.
The funeral service of a Limpopo ward councillor who criticised the municipality he was part of for investing in VBS Bank, is underway at Riba Cross near Burgersfort.
The City of Cape Town says the MyCiti bus service is almost fully functional and a process to replace workers who've been on an unprotected strike since October is underway.
An estimated 30 000 South Africans and international participants are running and walking through the streets of the Pretoria CBD to celebrate Nelson Mandela's legacy.
Fifteen civilians from the Fulani community were killed last week when armed men from a rival ethnic group attacked their village in central Mali, a regional governor said on Saturday.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation says internal disciplinary hearings of employees implicated in alleged sexual harassment will begin, once the process of suspending them is complete.
ANC members in Limpopo implicated in the VBS saga have not been included the party lists for the provincial and national elections. The ANC in Limpopo held its lists conference in Polokwane on Saturday.
Anti-government protesters faced off with French riot police in Paris on Saturday, hurling projectiles, torching cars and vandalising shops and restaurants in a fourth weekend of unrest that has shaken President Emmanuel Macron's authority.
Louis Oosthuizen took a three-shot third-round lead in the EPGA South African Open Saturday as he seeks to become the sixth golfer to win the event and the British Open.
A land seminar hosted by the President's Council on Land Reform and Agriculture concluded its business on Saturday.
IMF said its board had approved a $3.7 billion credit facility for Angola to support economic reforms and would immediately disburse around $990 million.
We need to change mind-sets and remove the stigma attached to men and women living with Albinism.
This week in politics saw the first female NDPP appointed but also the sad passing of two important South Africans, Former Diplomat Mendi Msimang and former Deputy Chairperson of the TRC Dr Alex Boraine.
The KwaZulu-Natal Department for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs says disaster management teams are on standby, following an alert from the Weather Service indicating the possibility of heavy rains and thunderstorms with localised flooding.