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Parliament's Ad hoc Committee on Nkandla has concluded that it will not call any other witnesses to appear before it.
Friday 31 July 2015 06:22
The South African Human Rights Commission plans to take legal action to force the Limpopo Education Department to address problems at the Seritarita High School.
Friday 31 July 2015 06:21
South Africa's Deputy President and Southern African Development Community (SADC) facilitator, Cyril Ramaphosa, has arrived in Lesotho's capital Maseru.
Thursday 30 July 2015 18:27
Foreign engineering firms have submitted bids to build a gas plant in eastern Saudi Arabia for state oil giant Saudi Aramco at an estimated cost of $5 billion to $6 billion.
Friday 31 July 2015 05:45
Thursday 30 July 2015 20:31
There's strong hope that a wage agreement between gold mining companies and trade unions will be signed next week.
Friday 31 July 2015 06:15
Learners at Moefi Secondary School at Mabaalstad outside Rustenburg say the e-learning system that has been introduced at their school will help them improve their results.
Thursday 30 July 2015 19:14
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating whether the killing of a beloved lion in Zimbabwe was part of a conspiracy to violate a U.S. law against illegal wildlife trading.
Friday 31 July 2015 05:39
England paceman Steven Finn's five-wicket haul put the hosts on the brink of a 2-1 Ashes series lead over Australia.
Thursday 30 July 2015 10:06
When one thinks of human rights in Africa, The Gambia might spring to mind as an example of a country with a domestic record of grave violations.
South Africa celebrates Youth Day on June 16 every year. Read the news and view multimedia relating to this year's events.
34 people, mostly striking mineworkers, were shot dead and over 70 wounded in a clash with police on August 16, 2012.
The 2015 World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 3 to 5 June 2015, under the theme “Then and Now: Reimagining Africa’s Future”.
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