South Africa

South Africa

News South Africa Priority RSS
News24 South Africa
SouthAfrica.info News Feed
  • 21 nominations for South Africa's new public protector
    The Ad Hoc Committee formed to facilitate the appointment of a new public protector has received 21 nominations from the public. Nominees' names will be made available after 24 June. The position becomes vacant when the term of Thuli Madonsela, the incumbent, ends in October.
  • Photographer Peter Magubane remembers June 16 with new book
    Acclaimed South African photographer Peter Magubane has published a book of his historical photographs documenting the 1976 Soweto uprising. At the launch of the book, he remembers, 40 years later, how he strived to tell world of the darkness and brutality of apartheid.
  • Book sheds light on challenges young South Africans face
    Writing What We Like: A New Generation Speaks is a collection of essays by 24 young South Africans on their roles and the challenges they face. In honour of Youth Month, editor Yolisa Qunta explains why we need to talk more. Not less.
  • South African wine triumphs at international awards
    A South African wine has won an international award. The DeMorgenzon Chardonnay Reserve 2015 brought home a prestigious win from the acclaimed Decanter World Wine Awards. Businesswoman and wine estate owner Wendy Appelbaum was thrilled with the accolade.
  • Tanzanian summit tackles ignorance of albinism
    A recent three-day UN summit in Tanzania brought together experts and activists from across the continent to develop specific measures to tackle discrimination and attacks on Africans with albinism.