Army tanks have reportedly been seen heading towards Zimbabwe’s capital city, Harare, heightening fears of a possible army take over.
The modest Texas church where a gunman massacred more than two dozen worshipers last week reopened as a memorial on Sunday, giving the public its first glimpse of the site where one of the most shocking mass shootings in United States history unfolded. Signs of the rampage that officials said took 26 lives and wounded […]
The Africa Land Policy Centre (formerly the Land Policy Initiative) in collaboration with partner organizations will hold an International Conference on November 14-17, 2017 in Addis Ababa.
The United Nations on Tuesday called on Democratic Republic of Congo's government to allow peaceful demonstrations on the eve of expected protests against President Joseph Kabila.
Twelve police officers who were involved in corruption have been dismissed from their posts in the northern parts of KwaZulu-Natal.
Surgeons at Tygerberg Hospital in Cape Town have begun with reconstructive surgery on 41 children as part of Smile Week.
Students at the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein have rejected the Fees Commission Report.
ANC Chairperson in Gauteng Paul Mashatile has denied allegations of gate-keeping in some branches in the province.
Athletics world champions Luvo Manyonga and Caster Semeya won big awards at the South African Sports Awards at Emperors Palace in Kempton Park on Sunday night.
Bafana Bafana’s slim hopes of qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia were ended with a 2-0 defeat to Senegal at the Peter Mokaba Stadium on Friday night.
Health Ombudsman, Malegapuru Makgoba is presenting his updated report at the Life Esidimeni Arbitration hearings in Parktown, Johannesburg.
The Hawks say they are investigating whether charges should be laid against investigative journalist, Jacques Pauw. This follows earlier confirmation from the State Security Agency that it had laid what it called, charges against Pauw for allegedly contravening certain sections of the Intelligence Act with his controversial book, The President’s Keepers. Claims made in the […]
The official death toll of mentally ill patients could go up today when Health Ombudsman, Malegapuru Makgoba makes a second appearance to present his updated report at the Life Esidimeni Arbitration hearings in Parktown, Johannesburg.
Renowned academic and political analyst, Iddo Mandaza will deliver the 18th annual Steve Biko memorial lecture in Pretoria on Thursday.
Crime fighting mobile App "Namola" has officially been launched nationwide. Namola is a free crime response App that allows users to share their GPS coordinates, name and nature of the emergency with a 24/7 response call centre.
Uber on Wednesday unveiled a partnership with NASA that will see it develop flying taxis priced competitively with standard Uber journeys.
Saudi Arabia called the missile launch an act of war. Iran has denied arming them, leading to a further deterioration in an already catastrophic humanitarian situation in the country.
As soon as Indonesian domestic worker Anisa discovered she was pregnant with her first child, her heart sank. Having worked for 13 years in Hong Kong, she was terrified that her employer would fire her, jeopardising her future and that of her unborn child. For without a prized work contract, Anisa would be homeless, since […]
The South African Post Office and the social security agency Sassa are reported to have reached a social grants agreement.
EFF leader Julius Malema says South African banks have failed to transform.
The Gauteng Education Departmant has urged all parents in the province to find alternative transport for their children in view of the planned taxi strike.
Veteran journalist, Jacques Pauw says he has been receiving death threats since the release of his book "The President's Keepers".
Botswana has reaffirmed its support for the International Criminal Court.
Picture by Reuters Africa’s mobile internet connections are set to double in the next five years, a study showed on Monday, thanks to affordable smartphones and the roll-out of high-speed networks. A report by research and consulting firm Ovum in London estimates that mobile broadband connections will rise from 419 million at the end of […]
The Weskoppies Psychiatric Hospital in Pretoria has for the second time declared matricide accused Mark Zinde fit to stand trial after he spent almost three months at the institution under mental observation.
President Jacob Zuma is delivering the keynote address for the OR Tambo lecture at the Chief Mogale Community Hall in Kagiso, west of Johannesburg.
Taxpayer’s will, over and above the R30 billion Gautrain construction price tag, have paid well over R50 billion for this service if current subsidy levels continue, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday. The current Gautrain subsidy was the largest single item of expenditure in the budget of the Gauteng roads and transport department, making up […]
Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones met 36 years ago at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, years later the pair went on to start an extraordinary company known as the Handspring Puppet Company.
African National Congress (ANC) Deputy President and presidential hopeful, Cyril Ramaphosa, has called on delegates to the party's December elective conference to elect leaders who will move the country out of its current economic difficulties.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it is watching with keen interest the saga surrounding the book titled “The President's Keepers" by Jacques Pauw.