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BY MAHA EL DAHAN A maize plant is seen among other dried maize at a field in Hoopstad, a maize-producing district in the Free State province, South Africa, on January 13, 2016. REUTERS/SIPHIWE SIBEKO  South Africa will not declare a national disaster...
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday condemned ongoing attacks and vandalism targeting the road freight industry, days after protesters demanded that companies stop hiring foreign nationals as truck drivers. Several trucks suspected to be driven by foreign nationals have...
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday condemned ongoing attacks and vandalism targeting the road freight industry, days after protesters demanded that companies stop hiring foreign nationals as truck drivers. Several trucks suspected to be driven by foreign nationals have...
South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has announced 54 more COVID-19 related deaths and 772 new infections on Monday night, which take the death toll in South Africa to over 19 465. This makes South Africa’s COVID-19 death toll to...
Zindzi Mandela was born in 1960, just a year-and-a-half before her father was first incarcerated for anti-government activities. Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of South African anti-apartheid leaders Nelson Mandela and Winnie Mandela, died Monday morning in the hospital at the...
Factsheets & Guides  FACTSHEET: South Africa’s 2014/15 murder and robbery crime statistics Researched by Institute for Security Studies This factsheet provides an overview of murder and robbery trends between 1 April 2014 and 31 March 2015 as recorded by the South African...
A British Airways 747 plane flies come into land at Heathrow airport in west London. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images Heathrow stowaway who fell to death identified as a Mozambican migrant. Orphanage in Mozambique describes Carlito Vale, who is believed to...
By: Shain Germany Bloemfontein – Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of murder, though it may be some time before he finds out exactly how long he is set to spend behind bars. On Thursday morning, the Supreme Court of Appeal...
By Staff Reporter   The carcass of a dead cow lies in the Black Umfolozi River, dry from the effects of the latest severe drought, in the Nongoma district northwest of Durban. –AFP file pic MOLATEDI, South Africa: In the middle of...
Zanele Moyo, the daughter of Higher and Tertiary Education Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo bled to her death in her Cape Town apartment bathroom, a dramatic new photograph shows.   This graphic shows the trail of blood leading to Zanele’s bathroom and...

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