JOHANNESBURG - Over 50 people have died in floods in South Africa and neighbouring Mozambique, South Africa's Minister for Cooperative Governance Sicelo Shiceko said Tuesday.
JOHANNESBURG - The price of a horn of an African rhino has increased to 400,000 rand ($59,000) per kg, making it far more expensive than gold, the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) reported.
JOHANNESBURG - A white police officer is under investigation after stopping Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, for recklessly weaving through traffic at speeds of 150 km per hour, according to South African media reports Wednesday.
JOHANNESBURG - Five rhino poachers have been shot dead and seven arrested in two South African game parks since the weekend, officials said Wednesday.
LAGOS, Nigeria - Authorities arrested the chairman of a former military dictator's presidential campaign Monday in connection with a set of dual car bombings in Nigeria's capital that killed a dozen people, senior government officials told The Associated Press.
- SAfrica prosecution: Nigeria ex-militant guilty
- Nigeria: Police name suspects in dual car bombings
- Nigerian arrested in S.Africa for Abuja bombings
- Nigeria: Ex-militant leader arrested over bombings
- Car bombs kill 8, mar Nigeria 50th ceremony
- Car bombs kill 7, mar Nigeria 50th ceremony
- Explosions kill at least 7 near Nigeria ceremony
- Ex-cops sentenced after four killed in South Africa
- South African provincial premier’s residence burgled
- S. Africa official: 31 injured in train collision
- Mozambique riots spotlight world food price spike
- SAfrican girl survives attack, then dies in crash
- Train hits van in SAfrica; kills at least 9 kids
- South Africa’s ex-police chief sentenced for corruption
- Fire sweeps old age home in South Africa, 18 dead
- 18 killed in South African retirement home inferno
- Murder charge for driver in Mandela relative crash
- 7 SAfrica police officers die in helicopter crash
- US teen at SAfrica hospital after Uganda bombing
- Mandela appears at Soccer City before final
- Grandson: Nelson Mandela to greet World Cup fans
- Ex-Interpol chief convicted of corruption
- World Cup replicas stolen in South Africa
- Plane with football fans makes emergency landing
- Police say blast heard at WCup site "controlled"
- Ex-Rwanda envoy to India shot in South Africa (Second Lead)
- Former Rwandan envoy to India shot in South Africa
- Mandela attends great-granddaughter's funeral
- Mandela's great granddaughter to be buried
- Mandela Foundation names driver in fatal crash
- Relative driving in crash that killed Mandela girl
- Mandela family death casts shadow over World Cup
- Mandela’s great-granddaughter killed in car crash
- Mandela relative killed after World Cup concert
- Coordination key to World Cup emergency readiness