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President Zuma was addressing an Africa Day gala dinner at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. ( )

We can move Africa closer to the goal of prosperity: Zuma

President Jacob Zuma says Africans have the responsibility to move Africa closer to the goal of prosperity.

Protesters in Vuwani are against the inclusion of the villages into the new municipality to be established after the August municipal elections.
Euro 2016 will kick off on June 10 and matches will be live on SABC 1 as well as on SABC Radio stations.
Paul Mashatile visited the Hammanskraal township, north of Pretoria on Wednesday.
Protesters in Vuwani are against the inclusion of the villages into the new municipality to be established after the August municipal elections.
Euro 2016 will kick off on June 10 and matches will be live on SABC 1 as well as on SABC Radio stations.
Paul Mashatile visited the Hammanskraal township, north of Pretoria on Wednesday.

South Africa

We can move Africa closer to the goal of prosperity: Zuma

Wednesday 25 May 2016 21:53

President Jacob Zuma says Africans have the responsibility to move Africa closer to the goal of prosperity.

Africa

Grace Mugabe said Robert Mugabe had been chosen by God because he was a principled leader who was loyal and loved the people of Zimbabwe.
Mugabe to rule from the grave, says wife Grace

Wednesday 25 May 2016 20:49

Zimbabwe's First Lady, Grace Mugabe, on Wednesday said President Robert Mugabe was irreplaceable and would continue to lead the Southern African country even from his grave.

World

Belgian police detain four on suspicion of belonging to terrorist grou

Wednesday 25 May 2016 20:57

Belgian police searched houses in the city of Antwerp on Wednesday and detained four people on suspicion of belonging to a terrorist group.

Politics

Willies Mchunu was sworn-in at the legislature in Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday as the Premier of KwaZulu-Natal.
Mchunu assures stable socio-economic development

Wednesday 25 May 2016 20:53

KwaZulu-Natal's newly sworn in Premier, Willies Mchunu, has assured investors that the province is stable.

Business

China the promised land for South African wine makers

Wednesday 25 May 2016 20:43

South African tycoon Koos Bekker sells wine from his vineyard all over the world, but a small detail offers a clue as to where his priorities may lie - all the bottles are labelled in Mandarin.

Science

The research recommends a shift from animal-based to plant-based diets.
A shift to more vegetarian diets might be urgent: Research

Wednesday 25 May 2016 17:02

A report on Food systems and Natural Resources presented at the United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, shows that current food systems are unsustainable.

Lifestyle

Former presidents Carter, Cardoso step down from Elders

Wednesday 25 May 2016 18:31

Former President of the United States, Jimmy Carter, and former Brazilian President, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, will be stepping down from their front-line roles as members of The Elders.

Sport

SABC to broadcast Euro 2016 games

Wednesday 25 May 2016 20:39

The SABC has announced the acquisition of the rights for EURO 2016 for its TV and Radio platforms.

Opinion

In the post-colonial period efforts have been made to address this historical injustice.
Africa’s hidden history emerges

Wednesday 25 May 2016 18:26

History has bequeathed Africa an unequal and inferior status. The characterisation of Africa as a dark continent that required civilisation was integral to the process of colonisation.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

ANC January 8 Statement

The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016

Moving from MDG to SDG

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

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