South Africa | 12/7/2012 12:21:36 PM
The American Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is looking into a tender scandal that has plagued South Africa's social grant payouts in recent months, it was revealed on Friday.
South Africa | 12/1/2012 10:51:42 AM
South Africa registered a record trade deficit of 21.2 billion rand (about 2.4 billion U.S. dollars) in October, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) announced on Friday.
Zimbabwe | 8/15/2012 12:55:48 AM
President Robert Mugabe on Tuesday urged Zimbabweans to jealously guard their rich natural resources against external forces bent on plundering them under the guise of spreading democracy in the country.
Zimbabwe | 7/18/2012 12:31:23 PM
Zimbabwe has so far discovered over 60 different minerals which are ready for exploration by all interested investors, a visiting Zimbabwean government official said on Tuesday.
Mozambique | 11/29/2012 11:38:42 PM
The European Commission announced today new €67.3 million support for Mozambique to reduce hunger and chronic malnutrition and accelerate progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals. The new programme will help improve agricultural and fisheries production and increase access to food for vulnerable groups, in particular women and children.
South Africa | 6/12/2012 7:41:35 AM
South Africa on Monday called on the international community to double its efforts to promote the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, saying "no single country can be successful in the fight" against the epidemic.
South Africa | 8/10/2011 7:04:09 AM
The South African government has committed more funds to help Somalia as it experiences one of its most severe drought-and-war induced famine in its recent history, South African Deputy International Relations Minister Marius Fransman has said here.
South Africa | 9/26/2010 8:10:10 PM
Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, minister of international relations and cooperation of South Africa, said here Saturday that the UN General Assembly and Security Council should undergo some reforms to help carry out their important duties.
South Africa | 9/28/2011 12:42:02 AM
The Libyan conflict cost the chance of hosting the 2013 Africa Naitons Cup, which will be moved to Johannesburg, South Africa, the South African Press Association (SAPA) reported on Tuesday.
South Africa | 6/15/2011 12:30:40 AM
South Africa's Premier League club Lamontville Golden Arrows have signed a one-year contract with German coach Ernst Middendorp with the option to renew, it has been confirmed by managing director Manto Madlala on Monday.
South Africa | 11/16/2010 9:17:26 PM
South African midfielder Steven Pienaar said on Tuesday he is looking forward to captaining his national football team, Bafana Bafana, against the U.S. in the annual Nelson Mandela Challenge at the Cape Town Stadium on Wednesday night.
South Africa | 3/30/2013 12:05:00 AM
The South African Presidency on Friday said the 94-year-old former president, Nelson Mandela, was in good spirits after recovering from lung infection at a Pretoria hospital.
South Africa | 3/29/2013 12:32:20 AM
"Our train communication service will be equipped with the advanced Chinese digital radio system for signaling", the South African railway system announced here on Thursday.
South Africa | 3/29/2013 12:31:09 AM
The Pretoria High Court on Thursday lifted travel restrictions on paralympian Oscar Pistorius, allowing him to take part in international competitions on certain conditions.
Angola | 12/17/2012 10:37:50 PM
Switzerland will repatriate monies of Angolan origin of about USD 43 million to Angola. The assets will be used to fund development projects that directly benefit the population. On 17 December 2012, Secretary of State Yves Rossier and his Angolan counterpart Carlos Alberto Fonseca signed a corresponding agreement.
Mozambique | 8/15/2012 12:52:54 AM
Some 16 countries and regions have confirmed to participate in the 48th Maputo International Trade Fair (FACIM) to be held between August and September in Maputo, capital of Mozambique.
Zimbabwe | 8/7/2012 11:37:36 PM
Zimbabwe's largest multimedia group Zimpapers said here on Tuesday that it is keen to intensify cooperation with its Chinese counterparts in the area of new media development, to better address the challenge of a worldwide newspaper sales decline.
South Africa | 7/11/2012 8:48:07 AM
The South African government on Wednesday reiterated its support for Home Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's candidature for a top post at the African Union (AU).