Tue, 10 Dec 2019

Africa caught between climate and growth: top diplomat

Mohamed Nasr, head of environmental affairs in Egypt's foreign ministry, is chair of the Africa Group, a 54-nation negotiating bloc ...

SAA may only be offered 5% of money owed by Zim

South African Airways, the national airline that's entered business rescue, may only be offered 5% of the $60m (R874m) that ...

In-form Oosthuizen ready for Presidents Cup battle

Cape Town - SA's top ranked golfer Louis Oosthuizen is taking a lot of confidence from his second-place finish at ...

Proteas' ill-preparedness only worsens

Cape Town - Graeme Smith, if he finally gets on board as director of cricket with the Proteas on Wednesday, ...

Corruption trial of Angolan ex-president's son begins

The son of former Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos appeared in court on Monday, at the start of his ...

Over 9 million facing food shortages in African Sahel: officials

The number of people requiring urgent food aid in 16 countries across Africa's Sahel region more than doubled this year ...

Beleaguered DRC rainforest attacked on all sides

Lush rainforest covers millions of hectares of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a central part of Earth's natural defence against ...

SACA repeats call for CSA board to step down

Cape Town - The South African Cricketers' Association (SACA) has repeated its call for the Board of Cricket South Africa ...

Shivambu: We do not want to be beholden to private donors

EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu says the party will look at alternative funding models to finance the organisation and its ...

UN Expert Urges Ethiopia to Stop Shutting Down Internet

ADDIS ABABA - A United Nations expert on the freedom of expression said he has urged Ethiopian officials to stop ...

Dion Myers to lead Zimbabwe U19 World Cup squad

Harare [Zimbabwe], Dec 9 (ANI): Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) on Monday announced their 15-member squad for the upcoming ICC U-19 World ...

Lagos beaches have a microplastic pollution problem

Plastic debris is everywhere and has grabbed the attention of environmental policy makers and regulators. When this plastic breaks up ...

Modern-day ANC should be ashamed of itself

While I am not an ANC supporter I had great respect for the past leaders like Govan Mbeki, Oliver Tambo, ...

Northerns name former Titans captain to fill Faul's CEO shoes

Cape Town - Northerns Cricket Union announced on Monday the appointment of Pierre Joubert as their interim chief executive officer, ...

Symcox: Faul, Smith stupid to accept CSA roles

Cape Town - Former Proteas spinner Pat Symcox says Jacques Faul and Graeme Smith may have bitten off more they ...

Algeria seeks heavy sentences for ex-PMs accused of corruption

The Algerian prosecutor's office has requested 20-year prison sentences for several former politicians accused of corruption, including two prime ministers ...

Bohol extends temporary ban on pork meat products

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Dec. 7 (PIA) -- The ban on the entry of live hogs, meat whether raw or processed ...

President Ramaphosa praises Zozibini after Miss Universe win

President Ramaphosa praises Zozibini after Miss Universe win 2019-12-09 11:31 Nikita Coetzee share this Zozibini Tunzi (Photo: Getty Images) Related ...

Prosus raises offer for Just Eat app as takeover bids intensify

Prosus has raised its bid for UK food delivery firm Just Eat as it tries to win over investors and ...

What now for R1.1bn settlement SAA has with Comair?

Comair [JSE:COM] has said it is still too early to speculate about what will happen to outstanding payments it is ...

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Madagascar braces for tropical Cyclone Belna

Cyclone Belna was expected to hit northwestern Madagascar on Monday after brushing past the Indian Ocean island of Mayotte and ...

Africa caught between climate and growth: top diplomat

Mohamed Nasr, head of environmental affairs in Egypt's foreign ministry, is chair of the Africa Group, a 54-nation negotiating bloc ...

SAA may only be offered 5% of money owed by Zim

South African Airways, the national airline that's entered business rescue, may only be offered 5% of the $60m (R874m) that ...

In-form Oosthuizen ready for Presidents Cup battle

Cape Town - SA's top ranked golfer Louis Oosthuizen is taking a lot of confidence from his second-place finish at ...

Proteas' ill-preparedness only worsens

Cape Town - Graeme Smith, if he finally gets on board as director of cricket with the Proteas on Wednesday, ...

Corruption trial of Angolan ex-president's son begins

The son of former Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos appeared in court on Monday, at the start of his ...

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