South Africa is holding parliamentary and provincial elections, with the ruling African National Congress facing a backlash over corruption and racial inequality.
Chaos erupted between supporters of South Africa's ultra-leftist parties on Friday (April 5) ahead of national elections scheduled for next month (May 8)
It was a special kind of season warm-up for the reigning Cliff Diving World Champions Rhiannan Iffland and Gary Hunt when they headed for a "cliff dive-and-safari" adventure in South Africa.
Pigcasso, a rescued pig in South Africa, has become an art sensation, painting pieces that sell for thousands of dollars.
The rare animal has made its way to Cape Town’s Fish Hoek beach, where he’s made a nesting area in the popular stretch by the sea. Locals and tourists can get a good look at the creature but must give him space.
Rescue workers in South Africa pulled a newborn baby from a storm drain in a four-hour operation that ended with applause and cheers from onlookers.
Noone understands what a whistleblower goes through, says South African police officer in self-exile.
An 11-year-old South African boy takes care of rhino orphans by raising money on Facebook.
Safari lodges setting the standard for responsible and sustainable travel experiences.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has set out plans for an extra 4 billion Euros in investments in Africa - as she seeks to overtake the US as the biggest G7 investor in the continent.
South Africa's ruling African National Congress has decided to amend the country's constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation. The move has divided the country.
11 South African taxi drivers were killed after they were ambushed on Saturday night.
His face is one of the most recognisable in the world but back then, it had been 24 years since the last photograph of Mandela had been published. Few people knew what Mandela looked like, let alone what kind of man he had become. And now here he was, standing before me, his hand outstretched.
Snow blanketed South Africa’s Cape as a cold front hit parts of the country on Monday, July 2.
Thousands of mourners packed into a Soweto stadium for the funeral of the anti-apartheid campaigner who died on April 2 at the age of 81
Ambassadors from dozens of countries arrived to pay their respects at the Soweto home of the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Tuesday.
Singer apologies over One charity's alleged bullying and abuse culture.
Plastic bottles are made into gift boxes by hand in South Africa.
Many hope new President Cyril Ramaphosa will represent a break from the past.
South Africa’s most popular tourist city is running out of water.
New President Cyril Ramaphosa’s in-tray is likely to be full as he prepares to tackle South Africa’s economic problems.
A former South African lawmaker and an anti-corruption campaigner explain why the election of Cyril Ramaphosa means hope for many in the country.
The embattled leader is facing mounting calls to quit as South Africa's head of state
During celebrations marking 100 years since the birth of former President Nelson Mandela, ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa called for Zuma's exit to happen in an orderly fashion, as Mandela would have wanted.
Cape Town isn’t the only the major city facing a potential water shortage crisis.
Residents and visitors are restricted to 50 litres a day, amid the South African city's worst drought in a century