Scuffles have broken out during protests in Johannesburg: one, calling for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma and another in support of the leader.
In South Africa, roads leading to Johannesburg’s airport have been disrupted by taxi drivers protesting against Uber.
South African police have fired rubber bullets and set off stun grenades to disperse student protesters on a Johannesburg university campus.
Rescuers are working to recover a group of illegal miners who became trapped in a South African gold mine last Wednesday (September 7).
Protesters in the Johannesburg township of Soweto took to the streets in anger over what they say are unaffordable electricity prices from the
The Zulu king whose comments are thought to have sparked a wave of anti-migrant attacks in South Africa has called for peace and an end to the violence that has killed seven people in the past three w
This week Learning World is getting to grips with the state of education in South Africa. From the early days of schooling through to university
A South African sign language interpreter accused of gesturing gibberish during the Nelson Mandela memorial on Tuesday has spoken out. Thamsanqa
South Africa’s deaf community on Wednesday accused the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial of being a fake, who had merely flapped
President Barack Obama will travel to South Africa next week to participate in memorial events for Nelson Mandela, the former South African president
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who was hospitalised for nearly three months earlier this year with a lung infection, remains in
Prosecutors in the Oscar Pistorius case have been allowed by South Africa’s National Director of Public Prosecutions to add two firearm charges to
Thami Mazwai is a Resident Executive at Wits Business School in Johannesburg, South Africa. A former journalist and political activist, he is an
‘Cupcakes 4 Kids with Cancer’ organised a fun day with children and adults in Johannesburg to make a giant portrait of former South African president
South African President Zuma sang his closing address at the ANC’s national conference in Mangaung on Thursday. His song contained get well wishes
The South African city of Johannesburg was treated to an exceptionally rare weather event on Tuesday: snow. Temperatures dropped to below freezing as
School children all over South Africa, have been joining in the 94th birthday celebrations for former president Nelson Mandela. Around 12 million
Madagascar’s former president Marc Ravalomanana has failed in his attempt to return home after his plane was refused entry to the country’s airspace
These young dancers are from the Dance Factory in Johannesburg. Some started on the streets but, thanks to the school and its director Suzanne le
To celebrate the World Cup, an experimental musician from paris has put together a transcontinental jazz combo – Paris/Joburg – combining French and
Protests continue to flare up across South Africa’s townships as residents complain about poor living conditions and a lack of basic services. In