South Africa

Pretoria - The City of Cape Town has issued a warning to residents of adverse weather conditions, including a cold front, forecast for this week.

Pretoria - The remaining semi-final matches of the Orange African Youth Championship under 20 will be played at the Dobsonville stadium in Soweto outside Johannesburg on Thursday. 

Hazyview - Iconic South African photojournalist Sam Nzima will be honoured for his contribution to photojournalism and putting apartheid police brutality in the international spotlight.

Pretoria - As South Africans prepare locally to commemorate Freedom Day on Wednesday, the High Commission in New Delhi says it will also mark the day with celebrations.

Pretoria - More than 250 motorists have been arrested since the beginning of the long Easter weekend last Thursday for various traffic violations, says Transport Minister, Sibusiso Ndebele, who has

Pretoria - Public hearings into the distribution and collection of artists' royalties will kick-off next month, the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) said.

Pretoria - Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has sent condolences to the family of the man who was killed on Saturday evening after a charter boat capsized offshore near Hout Bay on a popular sight-seeing trip.

Pretoria - The long Easter holiday saw over 400 000 travellers entering and leaving South Africa, according to the Home Affair's Movement Control System (MCS).

Pretoria - South Africa and Vietnam have agreed to beef up their relations and comprehensive cooperation, especially on politics, economy, science, technology, culture, and education.

Pretoria - The Marikana Commission of Inquiry has appointed Advocate Phuti Setati as the secretary of the commission.

Pretoria - Fifteen football coaches from rural areas across the country have been recruited to receive training on a grassroots programme.

Johannesburg - With climate change now widely recognised as the major environmental problem facing the world, the South African government is taking awareness to schools with plans to incorporate more environmental studies into the school curricula.

Pretoria - Thirty-six South Africans, including struggle heroes, will be awarded the highest orders that can be bestowed on citizens on Freedom Day next week.

Mbombela - Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza and his MECs have promised to pay service providers within 12 days of receipt of their invoices instead of a month.

Pretoria - The building from which former President Nelson Mandela operated while practicing as an attorney in Johannesburg, known as Chancellor House, has been partly refurbished at a cost of R7 million.


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