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Arms deal corruption: Court adjourns Zuma’s trial to May 26

The corruption trial of South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma has been adjourned to May 26, 2021, where a formal plea will be entered. His defence lawyer said...

COVID-19: Public schools in South Africa ordered to shut down

South Africa’s President, Cyril Ramaphosa has ordered state schools in South Africa to close for four weeks from Monday, as part of measures to combat a surge in the...

S.Africa Reports 10,000 New Infections In Record 24-Hour Jump

South Africa has reported more than 10,000 new coronavirus infections. This represents the country’s highest daily jump on record, as South Africa hurtles towards an...

South Africa’s COVID-19 cases now 10,015

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa has topped 10,000, including 194 fatalities, Health Minister Zwelini Mkhize announced on Sunday. “As of...

COVID-19: South Africa to ease lockdown from May 1

South Africa would begin to slowly ease its five-week nationwide coronavirus lockdown from May 1st. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced this in a televised speech on...

South Africa announces 21-day lockdown over COVID-19

After a sharp rise in confirmed COVID-19 cases, the South African government is mobilizing its military to enforce a strict 21-day lockdown on the entire country. The...

South Africa slips into recession

South Africa slipped into recession in the final three months of 2019, the country’s statistics bureau said on Tuesday, the third recession to hit the country since...

Nigerian man arrested for stabbing South African Police officers

The South African Police have arrested a Nigerian man accused of stabbing two officers. The suspect whose name is yet to be disclosed reportedly attacked the policemen...

Nigeria qualifies for 2020 World Ultra Runners Championship

Nigeria, South Africa, and Zimbabwe have qualified for the 2020 World Ultra Runners Championship at the Valuejet Remo 50 kilometres Ultra Race held in Sagamu and Ikenne,...

Another Nigerian dies in South Africa

Nigeria’s Consul General in Johannesburg, Godwin Adama, has confirmed the murder of another Nigerian, Chikamso Ufordi, in South Africa. Adama condemned the incident,...