South African

Shouky to meet with his South Africa counterpart, US Senate intelligence Saturday

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 - 10:53 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will meet his South African counterpart Lindiwe Sisulu on Saturday, according to a statement issued by the ministry.

S.Africa ex-president Zuma to face graft prosecution

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 - 03:20 GMT

Former South African president Jacob Zuma will face prosecution on corruption charges that haunted much of his term in office.

S.African jazz legend Hugh Masekela dies, aged 78

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 12:53 GMT

South African jazz legend Hugh Masekela died on Tuesday aged 78, his family announced

Ramaphosa faces new battles as head of S.Africa's ANC

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 02:05 GMT

South African deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa faced wide-ranging challenges Tuesday.

Cyril Ramaphosa elected new head of South Africa's ruling ANC party

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 05:34 GMT

Cyril Ramaphosa was elected head of the ruling ANC party Monday, winning a bruising race that exposed deep rifts within the organisation that led the struggle against apartheid.

Critics hit US over elephant trophy imports

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 02:58 GMT

he administration of US President Donald Trump faced a barrage of criticism on Thursday from animal rights groups after it authorized the import of Zimbabwean.

Egyptian expat found dead in South Africa

Sat, 04 Nov 2017 - 09:42 GMT

An Egyptian expatriate was found dead in a nature reserve in South Africa on Friday after a month of disappearance.

Quake hits South African gold mine; 1 killed, 4 missing

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 - 01:50 GMT

A South African gold mining company says one miner has died and another four are missing after an earth tremor struck one of its sites.

Zimbabwe's Grace Mugabe accused of attacking model in hotel room

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 - 05:30 GMT

South African police were negotiating with Grace Mugabe's lawyers on Tuesday.

S.African MPs await ruling on Zuma vote

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 09:41 GMT

South Africa will learn Monday if a parliamentary vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma will be by secret ballot