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S. African sportsman’s death at hands of U.S. police sends shockwaves in homeland

South African police on Thursday said they have launched a manhunt for 16 prisoners who had escaped the day before. The incident occurred on Wednesday...

South Africa firms rushing to list first digital currency ETF in Africa

South African firms are in advanced stages of applying for the first digital currency exchange-traded fund (ETF) in Africa. According to local reports, two local...

Two to appear in court for alleged illegal possession of weapons and ammunition

A man and a woman arrested for the alleged illegal possession of firearms and ammunition are expected to appear in the magistrate's courts in...

CEO of S.Africa’s Absa leaves over strategy dispute after 15 months

Absa Chief Executive Daniel Mminele has stepped down, the bank said on Tuesday, a shock departure just 15 months into his post that sent...

Elephants kill suspected poacher in SA’s Kruger park

A suspected poacher has died after being trampled by elephants in South Africa's Kruger National Park. The South African National Parks (SANParks) on Sunday said...

Cape Town fire: Residents evacuated on city’s outskirts

South African emergency workers have evacuated three 17-storey residential buildings overlooking Cape Town as a huge fire burns along Table Mountain. The blaze spread quickly...

Caster Semenya wins 5,000m title in South African Athletics Championships

Caster Semenya says she will not attempt to qualify for the 200m at the Tokyo Olympics after defending her national 5,000m title in South...

South African variant can ‘break through’ Pfizer vaccine: Study

The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa can “break through” Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine to some extent, a study in Israel found. The South African coronavirus...

Family Confirms Passing of Beloved Dr Sindi Van Zyl

The family of radio personality and educator Dr Sindi van Zyl, 45, have confirmed her death in a Johannesburg hospital. Her family "humbly thank everyone...

Pakistan in South Africa: Fakhar Zaman hits 193 but hosts win to level series

Pakistan opener Fakhar Zaman hit a stunning 193 but could not prevent South Africa winning the second one-day international by 17 runs. Chasing 342 to...
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