Daily South Africa Updates
Daily South Africa Updates

Breakthrough in Golden Arrow bus cases, seven suspects arrested

WESTERN CAPE - Detectives investigating the robberies of commuters on Golden Arrow buses in the Lingelethu West, Philippi East and Khayelitsha areas have made a breakthrough and arrested seven suspects on 20 May 2019. All seven suspects aged between 19...

Breakthrough in Golden Arrow bus cases, seven suspects arrested

WESTERN CAPE - Detectives investigating the robberies of commuters on Golden Arrow buses in the Lingelethu West, Philippi East and Khayelitsha areas have made a breakthrough and arrested seven suspects on 20 May 2019. All seven suspects aged between 19...

Second suspect in the murder of Ezra Daniels sentenced to 42 years imprisonment

WESTERN CAPE - The Provincial Commissioner of Western Cape, Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula welcomed sentencing of the second accused in the murder case of Ezra Daniels committed in 2017. The sentence was handed down today at the Cape high court.Ch...

Three suspects arrested for their alleged involvement in the murder case of a Khayelitsha Court Attorney

WESTERN CAPE - Members of the Anti-Gang Unit and detectives have arrested three suspects today, 23 May 2019 for their alleged involvement in the killing of a Khayelitsha court attorney. The incident occurred in Eiland informal settlement, Makhaza, Khay...

First edition of the Digital Women’s Day in Africa: 13 and 14 June in Dakar, Senegal

Following the success of its 7th edition in Paris, Digital Woman's Day (JFD, for Journeacute;e de la Femme Digitale) (www.LaJourneedelaFemmeDigitale.com) is unveiling the highlights of its first event in Africa, on the theme of 'Women: World Changers' ...

First edition of the Digital Women’s Day in Africa: 13 and 14 June in Dakar, Senegal

Following the success of its 7th edition in Paris, Digital Woman's Day (JFD, for Journeacute;e de la Femme Digitale) (www.LaJourneedelaFemmeDigitale.com) is unveiling the highlights of its first event in Africa, on the theme of 'Women: World Changers' ...

SAPS member died in the line of duty in Stellenbosch

WESTERN CAPE - DPCI Hawks are probing the murder of a 31 year old on duty Stellenbosch Crime Prevention Unit Constable who was fatally wounded at a farm near Stellenbosch last night (Wednesday, 2019-05-22) at about 21:50 whilst pursuing a

East Africa Closer to Banning Hydroquinone Skin-Lightening Products

ARUSHA, TANZANIA East African countries are set to ban skin-lightening products that contain hydroquinone, a medical agent linked to health problems when used in high concentrations. The East African Legislative Assembly last week passed a resolution c...

Speech Delivered by Communications Deputy Minister Pinky Kekana at the Microsoft Annual Digital Summit in Sun City

Ms. Lillian Barnard Managing Director at Microsoft South Africa;Mr. David Kramer Deputy Director General at the Gauteng Provincial Government E-governance divisionDistinguished Guests;Ladies and Gentlemen;I am immensely honored to be with you today, as...

Ethiopia raises over $25m for project to beautify Addis Ababa

A fundraising effort aimed at beautifying the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, has raked in over $25 million from a section of the project supporters. PM Abiy Ahmed's office disclosed on Monday 12 May that the latest amount of funds had been