The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) assured its beneficiaries on Monday that despite false information doing the rounds in public, the payment of social grants would continue as per normal and that their offices will be open for business during December.
Proteas cricket coach Ottis Gibson has named a support staff that is all South African.
Mozambique’s Afonso Dhlakama extended indefinitely a unilateral truce he first announced in December, calling it the “beginning of the end” of the war between his rebels and the government.
The parents of the 21 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram in October must be involved in the Nigerian government’s efforts to care for the girls and reintegrate them into society.
A group of 21 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram militants in October after two-and-a-half years in captivity in northeastern Nigeria were celebrating a “miracle” on Friday.
David van Rooyen was appointed as the new finance minister after President Jacob Zuma made the shock announcement that Nhlanhla Nene had been removed from the post.
Nelson Mandela’s greatest pleasure, his most private moment, was watching the sun set with the music of Handel or Tchaikovsky playing.
Call me unpatriotic if you like but South Africa is not yet ready to participate in the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon).
Vendors are doing a brisk trade selling merchandise ranging from leather jackets and t-shirts to clocks and water bottles; all embellished with the ANC insignia.