South Africa

Type: Country
Name: South Africa
population: 48,051,580
First reported 40 mins ago - Updated 8 mins ago - 2 reports

South Africa's ANC set for two-thirds majority - poll

Reuters, 20/04 10:26 CETJOHANNESBURGThe poll, published by South Africa’s Sunday Times newspaper, said the ANCThe survey was conducted on April 4, after Public Protector Thuli Madonsela – South Africa’s top anti-corruption watchdog – published a damning ... [Published EuroNews - 8 mins ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 21 mins ago - 4 reports

DA takes ANC to court over food parcels

DA supporters march in the Johannesburg CBD. (File, Genevieve Quintal, Sapa)Cape Town - The Democratic Alliance is taking the ANC tocourt over the ruling party’s “grotesque and continued abuse of state resourcesfor party-political gain”, reports the Sunday ... [Published News24.com - 21 mins ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 37 mins ago - 4 reports

Two boys killed in CT hit-and-run

CAPE TOWN - Two boys have been killed in a hit-and-run in Bellville in Cape Town.Both children were six-years-old and were declared dead on the scene.The driver fled from the scene on foot.ER 24 spokesman Werner Vermaak says according to witnesses, the ... [Published Eye Witness News - 37 mins ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 57 mins ago - 8 reports

Mbete lashes out at Nkandla critics

JOHANNESBURG - ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete has defended the importance of President Jacob Zuma’s R1m cattle kraal at his private Nkandla residence in KwaZulu-Natal.Mbete spent the day yesterday at the Change Bible Church in Katlehong where she ... [Published Eye Witness News - 57 mins ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 4 reports

Injured hiker airlifted off mountain

Cape Town - The Easter weekend got off to an unpleasant start for a Cape Town woman who had to be airlifted off Lion’s Head after being seriously injured during a group hike.The woman, in her 40s, was hiking on the mountain with friends about 10am on ... [Published IOL - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Young Entrepreneur from South Africa Aims to Launch First Online Personal Development Platform

. We want to make a difference, we want to leave a legacy for others, "states de Jongh. As de Jongh states, their primary goal is to fuel next generation youth with information that will ensure them success in the future. ... [Published Insurance News Net - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Zuma urges S.Africans to vote

JOHANNESBURG – President Jacob Zuma has used a mass church service in Johannesburg to canvas votes for the ANC in the upcoming elections.The president spoke at a special Easter celebration for the Universal Church of the Kingdom of God which took place ... [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Intergraph(R) CAU2014 Express on April 30th in Johannesburg, South Africa to Provide CADWorx(R), CAESAR II(R) and PV Elite(R) Training

HOUSTON, TX–(Marketwired – Apr 18, 2014) – Intergraph is hosting a CADWorx & Analysis University 2014 (CAU2014) Express training event on April 30, 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa that will provide in-depth training sessions on Intergraph CADWorx, ... [Published EnviroLib - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Apartheid lawsuits OK to move forward

The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled on the legal reach of the statute under which the plaintiffs are suing, the Alien Tort Statute. The 1789 statute originally was enacted to prosecute pirates and was revived in recent decades to permit lawsuits in ... [Published Columbia Daily Tribune - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 3 reports

South Africa: Ruling Party Faces Defections

Johannesburg — As South Africa's powerful ruling party hits 20 years in power, it is bleeding loyalists - including big-name supporters who helped the party back when it was banned and seeking to overthrow the oppression of apartheid.The growing group ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 3 reports

24 die in Easter road accidents

JOHANNESBURG - The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) says 24 people have died and around 34 people have been injured on the country's roads since the start of the long weekend .Eight people were killed when the vehicle they were in caught alight ... [Published Eye Witness News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

South Africas Ruling Party Facing Defections Ahead of Critical Vote

JOHANNESBURG ?? As South Africa's powerful ruling party hits 20 years in power, it is bleeding loyalists - including big-name supporters who helped the party back when it was banned and seeking to ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 18 2014]

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...I’ve walked with her a few times, and the tour is not limited to the Bo-Kaap but also covers the central city. "My almost daily visits to Bo-Kaap were the catalyst for my book, Bo-Kaap & Islam." - Weekend Argus
"In the last couple of events, I've surfed each round."
...spending in emerging and developing countries continues unabated,’ said Dr Sam Perlo-Freeman, director of Sipri's Military Expenditure Programme. "While in some cases it is the natural result of economic growth or a response to genuine security needs, in other cases it represents a squandering of natural resource revenues, the dominance of autocratic regimes, or emerging regional arms races."

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Bo-Kaap more than just a pretty face [Published IOL - 38 mins ago]
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Professor Geoffrey Gooch leads field trip to no... [Published IHP-HELP Centre for Water Law, Policy and Scien ... - 8 hours ago]
1 June 2012 Professor Geoffrey Gooch (CWLPS ) recently led a field trip to north-east Vietnam with Professor Chris Spray (CWLPS) and Dr. Marius Claassen from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa. Mr. Lan Vu Con from ...
Tensions rise on Temple Mount as rightwing Jews... [Published Mondoweiss - 17 hours ago]
Lack of respect for others’ religion, culture / Restrictions on movement Video: Damage seen after the confrontations in Al-Aqsa Mosque 16 April https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=766210056730492 6 detained in Al-Aqsa clashes as Passover ...
World’s largest aquarium – Guinnes World Record [Published iMod - 19 hours ago]
Last week the Buiness Book of World Records announced that China has set a record for the world’s largest aquarium, Chimelong Ocean Kingdom . Not only did they claim the world’s largest, they also claimed another 4 records which include: largest underwater ...
South Africa: MSF's Newest Survivor of XDR-TB S... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 19 2014]
Source: Médecins Sans FrontièresCountry: South Africa "This disease is for heroes. If you can fight this, you can stand anything in this world." Siyabulela Qwaka is the latest patient cured of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) in the Doctors ...
Professor Geoffrey Gooch leads field trip to no... [Published IHP-HELP Centre for Water Law, Policy and Scien ... - Apr 19 2014]
1 June 2012 Professor Geoffrey Gooch (CWLPS ) recently led a field trip to north-east Vietnam with Professor Chris Spray (CWLPS) and Dr. Marius Claassen from the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) in South Africa. Mr. Lan Vu Con from ...
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Nigeria to lure investors from South Africa - J... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Apr 14 2014]
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Rabobank Report: Global Wine Industry Q2 2014 [Published Financial Services - Apr 14 2014]
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