South Africa

BCG Platinion appoints seniors in France, Brazil and South Africa

As it looks to expand its expertise across the globe, BCG Platinion has announced three new senior appointments...

A high-end garden designer with political roots in South Africa – J.

The cultivated, aesthetically driven life of San Francisco landscape designer Stephen John Suzman has always had another side:...

South Africans get their tongues round Gqeberha, new Xhosa name for Port Elizabeth

Many South Africans have embraced the change, although acquiring mastery in pronouncing 'Gqeberha' hasn't come easy for non-speakers...

Green School International opens new school in South Africa

Green School South Africa has taken more than 100 students for its first term beginning on February 15,...

Africa: World’s Biggest Stars Come Out to Support Global Citizen’s Recovery Plan For The World

Cape Town — "The urgency to get a vaccine to everyone, everywhere cannot be underestimated. As a country,...

South Africa: Public Urged to Help Locate Missing Woman

The public is urged to help police in locating Agreement Tumelo Molapo, aged 23 from Nkaning in Bushbuckridge...

South Africa: Durban Drug Dealer Arrested

Drugs dealing has been of great concern in the province and the police are working tirelessly to remove...

South Africa: Three Suspects Arrested and Disarmed in Harare

The efforts of our members to ensure the safety of the community paid off with the arrest of...

From South Africa to Alberta: A Calgary woman’s experiences with racism and how to end the cycle

Hadija Rutter first came to Canada in 1999 filled with the excitement and butterflies that often accompany 18-year-old,...

South Africa: Cheers to the Future Mr and Mrs AKA!

Cape Town — Congratulations are in order as the South African rapper AKA just made things official and popped the question...

South Africa remains teetering on a slippery fiscal cliff

In presenting a plan for stabilising government debt at 88.9% of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in four years’...

South Africa: Covid-19 and the Surge of Absenteeism in SA Schools

The impacts of COVID-19 on Africa's long-term development have been devastating. The Institute for Security Studies reports that...

Czech Republic bans travel to South Africa, Brazil due to Covid-19 variants

The health ministry said the travel ban would be in effect from Feb. 26 to April 11, with...

South Africa: Treasury Projects the Economy to Grow By 3.3 Percent

As the country begins to roll out a massive vaccination programme, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is projected...

‘South Africa backs donating vaccines to poor nations’

JOHANNESBURG South Africa’s president said Tuesday he supports calls that rich countries should donate part of their purchased...

Southern Africa: Leveraging EVs for Clean Mobility, Energy Access and Prosperity in SADC

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) was established with the key objective of enhancing regional economic integration for...

Rescued vegetables allay South Africans’ hunger brought on by Covid-19 pandemic, World News & Top Stories

JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - Left jobless by the pandemic and a fire that destroyed her sewing machine, Ms Nomaqhawe...

Africa: Covid-19 – How Five Hardest Hit African Countries Are Coping

Deaths from COVID-19 in Africa have surged by 40 per cent in the past month. On February 14,...

570 South African police officers succumb to COVID-19

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 04: Members of the South African Police Service (SAPS) and Johannesburg Metro Police...

South Africa: Teed Off – As Covid Fuels S. Africa’s Housing Crisis, Golf Courses Feel the Heat

Housing uncertainty in South Africa is triggering activists to hone in on the country's 450 golf courses JOHANNESBURG ...

Now, passengers from Brazil, South Africa to be screened at Chennai airport- The New Indian Express

By Express News Service CHENNAI: The State Health Department started testing passengers coming from Brazil and South Africa after...

Africa: The First Batch of the Johnson and Johnson Vaccine Arriving in South Africa

South Africa's vaccine rollout was set to start early in February, aiming to vaccinate 1.25 million healthcare workers...

Covid-19 Live Updates: Biden Suggests All Americans Could Be Offered Vaccines by August

Here’s what you need to know:President Biden during a CNN town hall-style even in Milwaukee on Tuesday.Credit...Doug Mills/The...

Zimbabwe: Cigarettes Smuggling – Hawks Arrest Kingpin

South Africa's organised crime unit, the Hawks have arrested a 32-year-old suspected cigarettes smuggling kingpin and his 29-year...

South African COVID-19 Variant Detected in Connecticut Resident – NBC Connecticut

The so-called "South African" variant of the COVID-19 virus has been detected in a Connecticut patient for the...

Pakistan vs South Africa, 2nd T20I Quick Scorecard, Match Highlights

Victorious South African skipper, Heinrich Klaasen, on being asked about dominating spin in this game, says that is...

South Africa: Covid-19 – Remarkable Results From Blood Donor Survey

For the four provinces analysed, over half the population has likely had a SARS-CoV-2 infection 13 February 2021...

South Africa: President Extends Special Covid-19 Grant. Why This Is Not Enough

South African president Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a three month extension of a special R350 (US$24) a month...

Scientists aren’t cowed by coronavirus from South Africa

The coronavirus strain that took South Africa by storm with its uncanny ability to infect people who who...

UPDATE 1-S.Africa to start vaccinating with millions of Pfizer, J&J vaccine

TipRanksThese 2 Penny Stocks Could Rack up Triple-Digit Gains, Say AnalystsIs a pause to the stock market’s continued...

South Africa: Aussie Mining Magnate Gets Legal Snotklap After Threatening to Sue SA Activists for Millions

An Australian mining magnate has been dealt a bruising legal smackdown by the South African legal system which...

South Africa: Slapping Back – Court Checks Corporate Bullying

Tuesday's judgment in the mining company case provides key insights into how to recognise a SLAPP suit On...

South Africa: Oops, She’s Done It Again…

After the soapie-like shenanigans of the President's sister-in-law seven months ago, Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe is hitting the headlines once...

First cases of South African coronavirus strain found in California

California’s first cases of the South African coronavirus variant have been confirmed in the Bay Area, Gov. Gavin...

Mozambique: Problems With Astrazeneca Vaccine Are ‘Bucket of Cold Water’

Maputo — The discovery that the AstraZeneca vaccine against Covid-19 is not effective against the South African strain...

Coronavirus Australia live news: Victorian quarantine hotel worker confirmed to have UK COVID variant

Millions of doses of the Pfizer coronavirus vaccine bound for Australia will be allowed to leave the European...

South Africa: Eskom Blackouts – Blame It On the Rain…

Despite Eskom's suspension of load shedding on Sunday, the power utility could not rule out another blackout as...

AstraZeneca says its Covid-19 vaccine shows limited protection against South Africa variant

As officials make strides to improve accessibility to Covid-19 vaccines in the United States, some states are turning their focus...

South Africa haunted by the number of the beast

SOUTH AFRICA TOUR OF PAKISTAN, 2021 South Africa are averaging 13.32 per wicket in this series, and they're...

South Africa’s new nuclear power plan is a high-regret…

Pelindaba Nuclear Research Centre, west of Pretoria, South Africa, photographed on July 10, 2012. The centre was used...