Zimbabwe's first lady has asked for diplomatic immunity after being accused of assaulting 20-year-old model Gabriella Engels.
South African President Jacob Zuma survives vote of no-confidence in parliament
As the South African parliament votes on whether or not to withdraw confidence from President Zuma, protesters call for him to go outside.
MPs are having their say anonymously in a no-confidence motion in the president
Great must see African art in Paris
Vehicles were covered with sea foam along the coast in Cape Town, South Africa, in the worst winter storm to hit in 30 years.
Eight people have
In South Africa, knitting is being used to beat gang culture.
Armed with nothing more than wool and needles, grandmother Connie Abrahams is
General Motors has announced further retrenchment by stopping selling vehicles in India and selling its operations in South Africa.
At least 19 children and their driver were killed in a minibus crash, trapped inside the burning vehicle.
South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma has said he is not stressed by calls for him to quit, hours after more than 30,000 people marched in the country’s capital…
Scuffles have broken out during protests in Johannesburg: one, calling for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma and another in support of the leader.
South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has been backed by his ruling ANC amid growing calls for him to step down.
Pigcasso was originally bred to be slaughtered at a pig farm but was rescued at just four weeks old by Joanne Lefson, who was upset by the squalid conditions she was kept…
South Africa mourns the loss of anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada who has died aged 87.
Joseph, who has made a name for himself as South Africa's first qualified blind barista was not born this way. His eyesight started to deteriorate when he was about three years old because of glaucoma
The Cape Town cycling tour was cancelled on Sunday (March 12) due to gale-force winds blowing in excess of 100 km per hour across parts of the cycling route.
Cape Town’s 40th annual Cycle Tour has been cancelled due to extremely high winds that made it hard for cyclists to even stay on their bikes.
In South Africa, roads leading to Johannesburg’s airport have been disrupted by taxi drivers protesting against Uber.
Rescuers have been continuing the search for possible victims after the collapse of a roof at a hospital in Johannesburg.
The unrest in Pretoria broke out despite a condemnation of anti-foreigner violence and call for calm from President Jacob Zuma.
The world of rugby was sent into shock on Sunday following the news that former Australia international Dan Vickerman has died at his home in Sydney.
‘Thick Time’ is the title of a new exhibition of the works of William Kentridge.
There were violent clashes inside South Africa’s parliament on Thursday, (February 9), as members of the Economic Freedom Fighters, (EFF), were forcibly removed.
Brawls have broken out inside South Africa’s parliament after opposition MPs were thrown out of the chamber during President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation…
Joost van der Westhuizen, South Africa's scrum half at the 1995 World Cup, has died aged 45 from motor neurone disease.
Living leopards thanks to fake pelts