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South Africa

Officials silent over Boko Haram's mass abduction of Nigerian kids

Nigeria's military in the past year has rescued thousands of Boko Haram captives while liberating towns and villages from their control.

31 Mar 2017 10:57 AM

South African anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada passes away

Kathrada was among those tried and jailed alongside Nelson Mandela in the Rivonia trial in 1964.

28 Mar 2017 10:52 AM

South Africa: Woman fakes month-old daughter's kidnapping, arrested

After the police was informed, they set up a roadblock at a toll plaza and found the baby in a car.

14 Mar 2017 1:18 PM

Indian-origin youth kills parents, lives with bodies for a week in S Africa

The youth lived normally for a week and when neighbours asked about his parents, he said they had gone to neighbouring town to visit family.

01 Mar 2017 7:30 PM

Morne Morkel was told 'he would never be able to play cricket again'

Morne Morkel was told by a doctor that his days as a player were numbered, which he said, was not a nice thing to hear.

16 Feb 2017 1:59 PM

Alviro Petersen banned for 2 years in fixing probe

The investigation, which is ongoing, relates to plans to fix matches in South Africa's domestic Twenty20 league in 2015.

22 Dec 2016 10:47 AM

CSA charges Alviro Petersen for ‘contriving to fix’ matches

Petersen faces 9 counts of failing to disclose approaches by suspected match fixers to Anti-Corruption officials.

13 Nov 2016 12:12 PM

Imam who came out of the closet in Cape Town

Friday prayers at the People’s Mosque in Cape Town looks like any other around the Islamic world except in this South African city the imam is openly gay and the teaching promotes homosexual rights.

02 Nov 2016 6:48 AM

South Africa cruise to victory

South Africa’s one-day international dominance over reigning world champions Australia rolled on, despite the Proteas taking a leaf from their rivals’ playbook and resting a host of key players now th

10 Oct 2016 2:28 AM

Tricky clashes for Nigeria, South Africa

Africa Cup of Nations flops Nigeria and South Africa face tricky matches in Zambia and Burkina Faso this weekend when the group phase of 2018 World Cup qualifying kicks off.

06 Oct 2016 11:35 PM