Zuma Rock in Nigeria.

Nigeria Overtakes South Africa as Africa’s Largest Economy

Oh no! Nigeria has overtaken South Africa as Africa's largest economy. The long-awaited release of yesterday's recalculated report on Nigeria's gross domestic product (GDP)...

As Peace Summit in SA is Cancelled SA Presidency denies “Accusations”

In a statement today the South Africa Presidency declared that it takes "strong exception to the attack on the South African government by the...
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Inappropriate Elephant video resurfaces as Glenn McGrath hunting photos make headlines

As former Australian cricketer Glenn McGrath apologises for his "highly inappropriate" African hunting safari in which he allegedly shot an elephant, another rather inappropriate...
Bicycle thieves caught on GoPro camera

Cyclist Thieves in SA Busted! Go…GoPro!

A mountain biker has uploaded a video on YouTube which shows an armed gunman in South Africa brazenly hijacking his bicycle...all caught on camera...

South African Jokes and Lightheartedness during Loadshedding!

It's the busiest time of the year, but South Africans have been experiencing extreme power outages that wreak havoc on Christmas shopping...along with all the...
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A Poem for returning South Africans from the UK

It’s high time someone in South Africa spoke up about something that we’ve all been too timid to raise for far too long, either...
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President Zuma offers condolences to families of victims in Nigeria church...

Fellow South Africans, I am greatly saddened to announce that 67 South Africans died and scores of others sustained injuries, after a building at the...

Opposition attacks Zuma for the night “the hearts of our nation...

South Africa's Leader of the Opposition, Mmusi Maimane, did not hold back in his verbal attack on President Jacob Zuma in Parliament today, saying...
Langa Township

Speaking to an Officer, a Criminal and a Mother – Seeking...

I peer through a yellowed lace curtain onto a township street with the unease of an obvious newcomer. Children are hurried indoors and women...
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South African Hostage Pierre Korkie was due to be Released Today

South African hostage Pierre Korkie, who was tragically killed in Yemen this weekend, was due to have been released today in time to spend...

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