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Hage Geingob has won the 2019 Namibian presidential election

Hage Geingob has Won the 2019 Namibian Presidential Election

Namibia's incumbent President Hage Geingob has won the 2019 presidential election - following Wednesday's vote - with 56.3% of the vote, the Electoral Commission...

South Africa’s Karoo Drills and Prays as Taps Run Dry

South Africa's Karoo region has always been parched - it means land of thirst in the language of its earliest inhabitants, the Khoisan hunter...
Former South African President Jacob Zuma

South Africa Court Rejects Zuma Appeal to Prevent Corruption Trial

JOHNANNESBURG - A South African court on Friday rejected an appeal by former president Jacob Zuma that sought to prevent his prosecution on corruption...
flight centre stops selling saa tickets

Flight Centre Stops Selling South African Airways Tickets

JOHANNESBURG - International travel agency Flight Centre Travel Group has stopped selling tickets on South African Airways (SAA) flights after a travel insurance firm...
A woman gets water from a well dug in the Black Imfolozi River bed, which is dry due to drought, near Ulundi

Death-Defying South African Nominated for International Human Rights Award

JOHANNESBURG - A South African women's land rights activist - who has been stabbed with a knife, slapped with a gun and hit by...
eskom makes profit 2019

South Africa’s Eskom Makes Surprise R1.3-Billion Profit in First Half of 2019

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's struggling state power firm Eskom made a surprise R1.3 billion ($88.39 million) profit in the first half of this financial...
players tee off in shorts european open south africa

Championship Golfers Tee Off in Shorts for First Time in Sunny South Africa

Golfers at this week's Alfred Dunhill Championship in South Africa will be able to throw off their traditional trousers, and dress for comfort instead in shorts, in...

South Africa’s Vodacom CFO to Step Down

South African mobile operator Vodacom Group said on Thursday its Chief Financial Officer Till Streichert will leave the company in June 2020 to pursue an...
A worker delivers boxes to Southgate shopping mall, south of Johannesburg

South Africa’s Business Confidence Improves for First Time in Two Years

South Africa's business confidence improved for the first time in two years, a survey showed on Wednesday, owing to a recovery in residential activity...
South Africa Blocks Arms Slaes to Saudi and UAE in Inspection Row

South Africa Blocks Arms Sales to Saudi and UAE in Inspection Row

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa is blocking arms sales to countries including Saudi Arabia and the UAE in an inspections dispute, endangering billions of dollars...