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The president says some progress has been achieved in restoring peace on the continent but interference by international partners remains a major concern. ( )

Zuma urges African countries to partner in combatting terrorism

President Jacob Zuma has called for more co-operation among African countries in supporting anti-terrorism initiatives.

South Africa

Govt looking into compensating families of slain traffic officers

Friday 27 November 2015 09:51

According to Acting Transport Minister, Ngoako Ramatlhodi, government is in the process of establishing an insurance scheme to ensure that families of deceased traffic officers are taken care of.


 Pope Francis was in Kenya this week; he will also visit Central African Republic.
Uganda’s security forces ready for Pope’s visit

Friday 27 November 2015 08:09

Uganda's security forces say all is in place to secure the Pope's visit to the country.  


 Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands with his French counterpart Francois Hollande during a news conference at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia.
Hollande, Putin agree to work more closely to combat Islamic State

Friday 27 November 2015 06:44

France and Russia will exchange intelligence on Islamic State to improve the effectiveness of their aerial bombing campaigns in Syria, French President Francois Hollande said.


Zuma urges African countries to partner in combatting terrorism

Friday 27 November 2015 08:12

President Jacob Zuma has called for more co-operation among African countries in supporting anti-terrorism initiatives.


 Striking Nehawu workers have disrupted parliamentary proceedings this week.
Nehawu hopeful for a solution to parliamentary strike

Friday 27 November 2015 06:12

Nehawu Chairperson in Parliament S'thembiso Tembe says he is confident that a deal will soon be reached between Parliament and the union to end the on-going strike by parliamentary staff.


Thousands people in different parts of the world are expected to take part in different events ahead of COP21 climate summit on Monday.
COP21 to push for climate deal

Friday 27 November 2015 08:53

International environmental organization, says the OP21 climate summit is going to try to strike a deal where countries can commit to reducing greenhouse emissions.


Is singer Adam Lambert just too sexy for Singapore?

Friday 27 November 2015 08:45

13,000 Singaporeans have signed an online petition trying to get Adam Lambert booted off the stage at the city-state's largest New Year's eve concert.


Cape Cobras season decimated by injuries

Thursday 26 November 2015 22:25

Ram Slam T20 defending champions, the Cape Cobras season has been decimated by injuries.


Student protesters must move beyond hashtags to real change

Friday 27 November 2015 08:24

Protest movements are manifestos of a sort.

National Days 2015

South Africa will celebrate Heritage Day on 24 September. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.

ANC NGC 2015

All the latest news, opinions and multimedia about the 2015 ANC National General Council (NGC).

he NGC is a mid-term review of the policies and implementation of decisions passed at the ANC's 2012 National Conference in Manguang.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

Science & Tech Wrap

Weekly highlights of the latest science and technology news. Watch video wraps.

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