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Burkina Faso's embattled President Blaise Compaore has been ousted. ( )

Blaise Compaore steps down

Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaoré has announced he is stepping down a day after demonstrators torched parliament in protest at plans to extend his 27-year rule.

Morocco say that Caf, the continents governing body, has agreed to the postponement
African Cup of Nations postponed
Friday 31 October 2014 18:03
Morocco say that Caf, the continents governing body, has agreed to the postponement
African Cup of Nations postponed
Friday 31 October 2014 18:03
Goods to boost South Africa's economy
Friday 31 October 2014 16:02
The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices
Former athelete, Mbulaheni Mulaudzi, and Bafana Bafana Captain, Senzo Meyiwa, will be buried in Limpopo and Kwazulu-Natal, respecitvely, on Saturday.
The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices
Former athelete, Mbulaheni Mulaudzi, and Bafana Bafana Captain, Senzo Meyiwa, will be buried in Limpopo and Kwazulu-Natal, respecitvely, on Saturday

South Africa

Brics membership not affecting its relation with SA: EU

Friday 31 October 2014 17:41

The European Union says Pretoria's BRICS membership has not affected its relations with South Africa.

Africa

Blaise Compaore steps down

Friday 31 October 2014 17:14

Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaoré has announced he is stepping down a day after demonstrators torched parliament in protest at plans to extend his 27-year rule.

World

European Union's statistics office showed consumer prices in the euro zone rose by 0.4 %
Euro zone inflation edges up to dim chance of new ECB action

Friday 31 October 2014 15:02

Inflation in the 18 countries sharing the euro edged up slightly in October, reinforcing the view that the European Central Bank will hold fire on any additional policy

Politics

Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, was addressing delegates at the 7th National DENOSA Congress
Vavi labels SA health system an economic apartheid

Friday 31 October 2014 09:50

Cosatu General Secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi has described South Africa's current health system as an economic apartheid

Business

The decreases are as a result of a stronger rand and lower international oil prices.
Petrol price decrease announcement expected on Friday

Friday 31 October 2014 08:35

A major decrease in the fuel price could be announced on Friday. Economists say the price of petrol is set to fall by almost 50 cents a litre, while the drop in the diesel price could be even more.

Science

Nigeria violence pushes refugees and cholera across borders

Friday 31 October 2014 16:06

West Africa is struggling to control a cholera outbreak that has spread from Nigeria to nearby countries.

Lifestyle

Digital News Lifestyle & Entertainment Wrap

Friday 31 October 2014 15:46

Welcome to the Digital News Lifestyle & Entertainment Wrap.

Sport

Morocco say that Caf, the continents governing body, has agreed to the postponement
African Cup of Nations postponed

Friday 31 October 2014 18:03

The 2015 African Cup of Nations may only be played in the middle of the year.

Opinion

Women’s voices missing in public discourse

Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58

Challenges aside, the South African news media have come a long way since the days of apartheid rule.

National Days 2014

All the latest news on Heritage Day 2014.

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial

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

Celebrating 20 yrs of freedom

South Africa was freed from the shackles of apartheid and the first democratic elections were held in 1994. A journey of freedom is documented in this special feature.

Lifestyle, Science & Tech Wrap

Latest technology, science and arts news highlights.

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