South African Unemployment Rises, in Challenge for Ramaphosa

PRETORIA - South Africa's unemployment rate inched up to 27.6% in the first quarter, official data showed on Tuesday, underscoring the scale of the...

South African Government Instructs Athletics Body to Appeal Semenya Decision

The South African government said on Monday it was "instructing" the country's athletics governing body to appeal against the Court of Arbitration for Sport...

Ramaphosa’s Economic Reforms in Focus as ANC Adjusts to Smaller Majority

Boosting South African growth and overhauling bloated power firm Eskom are post-election priorities for the African National Congress, but a reduced majority may force...

Loadshedding Hits Zimbabwe, Affecting Mines and Industry

HARARA - Zimbabwe has started rolling power cuts lasting up to eight hours that will also hit mines, a schedule from the state power...

Carte Blanche This Week: Pedigree Dogs, Endangered Turtles and More

Carte Blanche shares interesting views about why South Africans came out to vote, they also investigate unethical breeding practices of pedigree dogs and more...

WATCH Trevor Noah Shocks the US with Julius Malema and Lady...

This week US (and international) audiences of Trevor Noah's The Daily Show were treated to more South African news than usual. There was the...

DA Wins the Vote of South Africans Abroad

South African expats voted overwhelmingly for the Democratic Alliance (DA), with the party scooping a 74.45% victory in the 'out of country' category. South Africans...

SA Provincial Election Results: EFF and IFP Displace DA in Some...

Whilst the African National Congress (ANC) remains the leader in all provinces except the Western Cape, the Democratic Alliance (DA) has lost some ground...

SA Election Results: South Africa Has a Clear Winner

Vote counting in the 2019 South African National and Provincial Elections has reached the final stages with the Independent Electoral Commission’s (IEC) vote capturing...

ANC Takes Commanding Lead in South Africa’s Election But Support Ebbs

PRETORIA - The African National Congress (ANC) was headed toward victory in South Africa's election on Friday, partial results showed, though the party was...

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