Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari shakes hands with his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africa Mends Relations With Nigeria And Signs New Trade Deals

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa and Nigeria signed 30 trade and cooperation agreements on Thursday, weeks after a wave of xenophobic violence against Nigerian nationals...

Young South Africans Upbeat Despite Broken Promises and Poor Odds

There is no doubt that young people in South Africa face a myriad of problems: high unemployment, poor educational outcomes, various forms of poverty,...

Carte Blanche: “We Won’t Back Down!” Plus South African Rodeo

In Sunday's special 90-minute extended broadcast Carte Blanche revisits several stories of corruption and dodgy deals from the last year to find out if...

Cape Town’s Rivers are Open Streams of Sewage, Yet the City...

Some of Cape Town’s rivers and canals are so polluted they are essentially open streams of sewage, and although the City of Cape Town...

DA Requests Answers on Whereabouts of ‘Zuma’s Top Spy’, Thulani Dlomo

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has written to the Ministers of State Security, Ayanda Dlolo, and International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), Naledi Pandor, to urgently...

Good and Bad Ideas for Reducing Violence in South Africa

We were making progress until 2011. So what happened? Uyinene Mrwetyana’s murder set off a wave of protests across the country. The release of the...
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South African Government Dealing with Illegal Immigration says Ramaphosa

The South African Government has prioritised border control and security to deter illegal immigration, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. “We proceed from the principle, as does...
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Special Envoys Sent to Reassure African Countries of South Africa’s Solidarity

A team of Special Envoys has been dispatched by President Cyril Ramaphosa to several African countries to deliver a message of reassurance in light...

South African President Ramaphosa Handles Boos Swiftly at Mugabe Funeral

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa was booed by the crowd gathered today for the funeral of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe. The Master of...

What Research Reveals about Drivers of Anti-Immigrant Hate Crime in South...

Mobs have attacked foreign-owned businesses on the streets of at least three South African cities in recent days. This has caused outrage across Africa....

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