Tag: South Africa

South Africa beat England to lift Rugby World Cup

South Africa have defeated England 32-12 to win the 2019 Rugby World Cup at the Yokohama International Stadium in Japan.

Rare black rhinos relocated to Tanzania in Serengeti repopulation plan

Tanzania has flown in nine black rhinos to its Serengeti national park from South Africa as part of efforts to restore its population of...

In race to digitise, skills gap a drag on South Africa’s...

A severe shortage of computer skills in South Africa has left its major banks fighting over a limited pool of people with the skills...

South Africa’s Zuma wants arms deal corruption charges set aside

South Africa's former president Jacob Zuma wants corruption charges relating to a $2.2 billion arms deal to be permanently set aside, his lawyers said...

Ex-South African president De Klerk hospitalised for lung ailment

Former South African president and Nobel Peace Prize winner FW de Klerk has been hospitalised for a lung condition but is recovering and is...

Two endangered black rhinos die months after relocation to Chad

Two of six critically endangered black rhinos relocated to Chad in May have died, Zakouma National Park's management said, undermining efforts to restore their...

South Africa’s Zuma fired me for blocking Russian nuclear power deal...

South Africa's Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene told a judicial corruption inquiry on Wednesday that he was fired by former president Jacob Zuma for refusing...

White workers at South Africa’s Sasol to strike over black share...

South Africa's mainly white Solidarity union will begin a strike on Monday at petrochemicals firm Sasol over a share ownership scheme offered exclusively to...

Nike stores closed in South Africa amid outcry over racist web...

Some Nike stores were closed in South Africa on Wednesday after public outcry over a racist comment by a man that local media said...

South Africa’s Zuma says will win case on corruption charges

South Africa's former president Jacob Zuma said on Friday his lawyers had faith they would get the case against him dropped after making his...