Ramaphosa: SA will stand by Lesotho
11:46 (GMT+2), Sat, 25 October 2014
Johannesburg - South Africa, in the spirit of former ANC president Oliver Tambo, will stand by Lesotho as it works towards a better future, the party's deputy president...
20 drown on Kariba
11:26 (GMT+2), Sat, 25 October 2014
Lusaka - At least 20 people, mainly schoolchildren, are believed to have died in Zambia after a boat capsized during celebrations for the nation's golden anniversary of...
Mali reports first case of Ebola
06:53 (GMT+2), Fri, 24 October 2014
Bamako - Mali's health ministry on Thursday said the country had its first confirmed case of Ebola after a two-year-old girl, who had recently been in Guinea, tested...
Maseru Security Accord signed: Ramaphosa
05:17 (GMT+2), Fri, 24 October 2014
Maseru - The Maseru Security Accord, a new deal aimed at promoting security in Lesotho, was signed in the country on Thursday, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said.
DNA analysis starts on church collapse victims
13:44 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 October 2014
Cape Town - DNA samples of the 116 victims of the church building collapse in Nigeria have arrived at a laboratory in South Africa for analysis, Minister in the...
Slegs Nigerië en Senegal Ebola-vry
07:23 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 October 2014
Kaapstad - Slegs gebiede wat vir 42 dae geen nuwe gevalle van Ebola aangemeld het nie, is vry van die pandemie.
Unknown when SA bodies will be returned
12:54 (GMT+2), Wed, 22 October 2014
Lagos - There was still no news on when the bodies of more than 80 South Africans killed in a building collapse in Nigeria will be returned home, a government spokeswoman...
Norwegian Ebola patient cured
07:40 (GMT+2), Tue, 21 October 2014
Oslo - A Norwegian woman who contracted the Ebola virus while working for Doctors Without Borders in Sierra Leone was cured and released from an isolation unit Monday.
Nigeria declared Ebola-free
13:53 (GMT+2), Mon, 20 October 2014
Lagos - Nigeria, Africa's most populous country, was declared Ebola-free on Monday as European Union foreign ministers thrashed out measures to help halt the spread of...
Ramaphosa arrives in Lesotho
12:38 (GMT+2), Mon, 20 October 2014
Maseru - Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa arrived in Maseru, Lesotho, on Monday as part of the Southern African Development Community's (SADC)efforts to bring stability...
'We're losing the fight against Ebola'
09:23 (GMT+2), Sun, 19 October 2014
Geneva - The World Bank warned on Friday the fight to stop Ebola was being lost, as the UN pleaded for more money to combat the escalating epidemic and global travel...
Lesotho elections "a throw of the dice"
11:29 (GMT+2), Sat, 18 October 2014
Maseru - Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has equated the early elections for his country to a throw of the dice, saying there is no guarantee of being re-elected...
Lesotho's parliament reopened amid tight security
14:23 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 October 2014
Maseru - Lesotho's King Letsie III re-opened parliament Friday amid tight security, the first step in a peace deal aimed at ending a crisis sparked by an attempted...
Renamo rejects election results
05:18 (GMT+2), Fri, 17 October 2014
Maputo - Mozambique's main opposition party Renamo on Thursday claimed victory in the country's election, rejecting official tallies that showed the ruling Frelimo party...
Ebola-verpleegster was op passasiersvliegtuig
08:19 (GMT+2), Thu, 16 October 2014
Dallas - Die Amerikaanse Sentrum vir Siektebeheer en Voorkoming (CDC) het bevestig 'n tweede verpleegster, wat positief vir ebola getoets het, het op 'n kommersiële vlug...