The funeral industry says there's a growing trend of special requests for luxury funerals.
Last minute preparations continue in Nigeria ahead of Saturday's Presidential elections
Male students must play their part in curbing unplanned pregnancies. That's the call made during the launch of a Family planning drive in KwaZulu Natal.
Isuzu Motors South Africa has just celebrated its first year as a fully fledged local vehicle manufacturer after taking over the operations of General Motors.
Finanance Minister, Tito Mboweni, is expected to present a budget with growth enhancing reforms when he delivers his budget speech next week.
Former Mozambican finance minister Manuel Chang was denied bail by a South African court on Friday, meaning he will remain in custody for now pending an extradition hearing over charges relating to $2billion in fraudulent loans.
President Donald Trump, citing an "invasion" of drugs and criminals, declared a national emergency at the US-Mexico border on Friday to fund construction of his long-sought wall, a move slammed by Democrats as an unlawful "power grab."
Some latest works by leading local artists are on display at the seventh edition of the Investec Cape Town Art Fair.
The South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (SATAWU) says the level of safety and security is dropping in the country's harbours
Sports Minnister Thokozile Xasa has called for "women's sporting performance and resultant greatness not to be questioned nor doubted".
As the United Kingdom's Brexit crisis deepens, Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan have differing views of the ultimate outcome but the two titans of Wall Street agree on one thing: They don't believe there will be a no-deal Brexit.
South African Football Association (Safa) President Danny Jordaan says the country's national football teams from the Under-17's to the Under-20's and Banyana Banyana should step up and start winning continental titles
The African National Congress (ANC) president Cyril Ramaphosa is starting his two-day visit in Thohoyandou, Limpopo, to launch the provincial leg of the ANC manifesto.
This year's edition of Zimbabwe's flagship Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) has been called off due to the social and economic crisis, organisers announced Friday.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on authorities in the North West, to ensure that they prioritise rural safety.
Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has raised concern about the lack of security at the Gloria Coal Mine in Middelburg in Mpumalanga which he feels led to the illegal miners gaining entry to the facility and becoming trapped.
Nigeria's ruling party hit back at the United States and other foreign allies for making "unguarded" public statements ahead of presidential polls this weekend.
More than a hundred children in Democratic Republic of Congo have died of measles since the start of the year, an outbreak that has added to deadly epidemics of cholera and Ebola, the UN said on Wednesday.
As political parties are already high in the election mode, some of the National Assembly's programmes will be scaled down.
Members of the National Assembly will have a debate on the woes of Eskom next week in Parliament.
Emergency services departments in the northern parts of the country are on high alert after the South African Weather Service issued a warning of heavy rains and localised flooding earlier on Thursday.
The Mokgoro Enquiry should completely disregard former Bosasa Chief Operations Officer Angelo Agrizzi's testimony.
As many celebrate love on Valentine's Day, couples from across the country gathered to tie the knot on Robben Island on Thursday.
More than 150 people have been charged with "hostility to the homeland" and "insurrection" for their role in anti-government protests in Cameroon, the vice-president of the country's main opposition party said.
Metrorail in the Western Cape has praised the work of the Rail Enforcement Unit. It says it's recorded a slight improvement in its rail system since the launch of the Unit in the province in October 2018.
Two district municipalities in the Eastern Cape, OR Tambo and Alfred Nzo, are at loggerheads over seven commercial farms worth more than R59 million bought near Kokstad.
Confusion is growing over the African National Congress (ANC) leadership in the North West.
The first cricket test between South Africa and Sri Lanka was on a knife's edge at the close of play on day two at Kingsmead in Durban.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has reiterated that the unbundling of Eskom is not the path to privatisation.
Democratic Alliance (DA) Gauteng Premier candidate Solly Msimanga says has promised to do everything possible to get rid of e-tolls if he becomes Premier after the May elections.