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Wall collapse kills two children in South Africa

Two primary school pupils were killed and two others seriously injured when a delivery truck crashed into a wall which then collapsed on them...

WEF a good opportunity to promote South Africa

Despite facing severe economic issues, the 2020 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos will be a good opportunity for South Africa to attract investment,...
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South Africa to implement serious structural reforms amid fiscal challenges

South Africa will implement structural reforms as the country faces some fiscal challenges, according to the Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni. Mboweni...

South Africa becomes major destination for migrant children

South Africa has become a major destination for migrant children on the move from countries throughout Eastern and Southern Africa, the United Nations Children's...
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South Africa calls for peaceful resolution to U.S.-Iran tension

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for a peaceful resolution to the rising tension between the United States and Iran, his office said...

South Africa’s Absa PMI declines in December

The Absa purchasing managers' index (PMI) declined to 47.1 index points in December 2019 from 47.7 points recorded in November due to load shedding,...
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa hailed by the National Assembly

South Africa working to better lives of citizens – Cyril Ramaphosa

The South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday said his government is working to lure investors, strengthen institutions, fight poverty and create jobs. ...
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South Africa’s Cape Town celebrates New Year’s Eve with street performances, fireworks

Capetonians and tourists welcomed the New Year in festive style on New Years Eve at the Victoria and Alfred (V&A) Waterfront, a world-famous tourist...
A tourist relaxes at Cottar 1920s Camp; travel insurances assures you security over the unseen

9 foreign tourists robbed in South Africa

Nine tourists were robbed of their belongings in South Africa's Limpopo Province, said the police on Saturday. The police said three armed...

At least 23 people killed by botched circumcision in South Africa

At least 23 teenagers have died as a result of botched circumcision in South Africa since the summer initiation season began, authorities said on...
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Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa still far away from true reconciliation

South Africa still has much further to go before achieving true reconciliation, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday as the country marked Reconciliation Day. ...

South Africa raises awareness of unverified online investment

The South African Financial Sector Conduct Authority (FSCA) on Saturday warned people not to conduct online business transactions with unverified companies. They gave...
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South Africa to continue shedding jobs as economic growth stagnant

South Africa's sluggish economic growth will continue shrinking and shed more jobs in the fourth quarter of 2019, Jannie Rossouw, professor at Wits Business...
Ali Nawaz Leghari, 40, killed the two girls and three boys ? aged between three and 13 ? in a village in the southern Sindh province, some 140 miles north of Karachi.

South Africa announces safety plans to combat crime

The South African tourism, police, and other stakeholders on Thursday launched some safety plans to ensure visitors are safe upon their visit in the...

South Africa’s power cuts set to continue

South African power utility Eskom on Monday announced that power cuts is to continue throughout the day after implementing stage 4 load shedding due...

New round of rolling power blackouts implemented in South Africa

A new round of rolling power blackouts hit South Africa as the national grid was on the verge of collapse. The power...
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Mobile data prices too high in South Africa

South Africa's mobile data prices are too high and need to be reduced, said the country's Competition Commission on Monday. The Commission...
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South Africa vows to improve government services during holiday season

South Africa will deploy more government officials during the upcoming holiday season to cope with an increase in the number of travelers, the Department...

Experts have high expectations for South Africa in upcoming rotational AU chair

A lot is expected as South Africa is to assume the African Union chairship in 2020. Philani Mthembu,the executive director of South...
Anc President Cyril Ramaphosa Sworn In As Head Of State In The Republic Of South Africa May

South Africa committed to South-South cooperation

South Africa is committed to work with countries of the South to address the challenges they face, said a South African government official on...
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UNHCR urges resolution to refugee protests in South Africa

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Thursday called for a speedy resolution to prolonged protests by refugees in South Africa. ...
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South Africa to host rugby Africa Men’s Sevens next week

South Africa will host rugby Africa Men's Sevens next week in Johannesburg as a qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, said the South...

South Africa identifies key actions to combat gender-based violence

The South African government on Thursday identified key actions that will drive a joint emergency response to the crisis of gender-based violence and femicide...

South Africa’s main opposition leader resigns over internal strife

The leader of South Africa's main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), Mmusi Maimane, resigned Wednesday amid intensified internal strife. "It is with great sadness that in...
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South Africa to continue rely on coal for power generation

Coal will continue to play a significant role in electricity generation as the country has the resource in abundance, Minister of Mineral Resources and...
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South Africa’s local finance officials meet to discuss challenges

South Africa's municipal finance officials are meeting in Durban to attend the 90th Chartered Institute of Government Finance, Audit and Risk Officers (CIGFARO)...
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South Africa calls for “cool heads” to deal with illegal immigration

South Africa's Parliament said on Wednesday that the challenges of illegal immigration in the country should be dealt with through "cool heads" instead of...
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South Africa’s relations with African countries remain strong despite xenophobic violence

Relations between South Africa and other African countries remain strong despite recent xenophobic violence in the country, the Presidency said on Monday. ...
People holding anti-xenophobia placard take part in the People's March Against Xenophobia in Johannesburg Town, South Africa, on Apr. 23, 2015. Thousands of South Africans and foreigners took part in the peace march in Johannesburg on Thursday, calling for an end to xenophobia violence. (Xinhua/Zhai Jianlan)

Hundreds in Mozambique march against xenophobia in South Africa

Hundreds of Mozambican citizens marched on Saturday in the capital Maputo in protest of the recent wave of xenophobic violence in South Africa. ...
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Africans should unite to end xenophobic violence in South Africa – Naledi Pandor

"Africans have no choice but to be united" against hatred and conflicts that plague South Africa, an official said on Friday of the recent...