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AU chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says member states should act now to stop the threat posed by Boko Haram. ( )

AU urged to act swiftly against Boko Haram

The African Union Peace and Security Council must act swiftly and urgently to end Boko Haram's senseless killings.

Top ranked Algeria under heavy threat
Sunday 1 February 2015 07:39
Six killed by lightning in KZN
Sunday 1 February 2015 07:31
Top ranked Algeria under heavy threat
Sunday 1 February 2015 07:39
Six killed by lightning in KZN
Sunday 1 February 2015 07:31
Islamic State beheads second Japanese hostage
Sunday 1 February 2015 07:06
Bafana Bafana have arrived in the country after delayed departure in Equatorial Guinea
Bafana Bafana have arrived in the country after delayed departure in Equatorial Guinea

South Africa

Police still monitoring Diepsoot protest

Saturday 31 January 2015 19:24

Police have fired rubber bullets at protesters in Diepsloot, north of Johannesburg following an attempted land grab.

Africa

AU urged to act swiftly against Boko Haram

Sunday 1 February 2015 08:35

The African Union Peace and Security Council must act swiftly and urgently to end Boko Haram's senseless killings.

World

Islamic State beheads second Japanese hostage

Sunday 1 February 2015 07:06

Islamic State said on Saturday they had beheaded a second Japanese hostage, journalist Kenji Goto, after the failure of international efforts to secure his release through a prisoner swap.

Politics

Africa needs to be financially independent: Zuma

Sunday 1 February 2015 08:27

President Jacob Zuma says African institutions need independent funding by Africans to avoid being dictated to by foreign donors.

Business

Panasonic Corp's President Kazuhiro Tsuga poses in front of company logos.
Panasonic withdraws from TV production in China

Saturday 31 January 2015 08:06

Panasonic Corp has stopped making TVs in China and plans to liquidate its joint venture in Shandong, a company source said on Saturday.

Science

Six killed by lightning in KZN

Sunday 1 February 2015 07:31

Six people have been killed after they were struck by lightning in KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics say.

Lifestyle

Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

Sunday 1 February 2015 08:47

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only daughter of the late pop star Whitney Houston and singer Bobby Brown, was found unresponsive in a bathtub at her Georgia home.

Sport

Top ranked Algeria under heavy threat

Sunday 1 February 2015 07:39

Algeria's position as Africa's top ranked team comes under severe threat on Sunday as they face a powerful Ivory Coast team in the last of the African Nations Cup (Afcon) quarter-finals.

Opinion

Eugene de kock's long-time friend and political commentator, Professor Piet Croucamp speaks about his friendship with De Kock, De Kock’s view on his incarceration, and much more.
De Kock believes FW should be in jail – friend

Friday 30 January 2015 16:03

Former Vlakplaas commander, Eugene de Kock has been granted parole. He allegedly believed he should have been incarcerated – but that FW de Klerk should have joined him in prison.

2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

All the latest news, exclusive insight and multimedia from the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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