South Africa was recently hit by its worst unrest since apartheid after former president Jacob Zuma was jailed for failing to co-operate with a corruption probe.
South African health activits put pressure on a factory that made Johnson & Johnson jabs pushing the company to allow locals contracts instead of shipping doses off to Europe.
A new highly mutated variant of the coronavirus has been detected in South Africa, raising concerns that it could potentially be worse than Delta.
COVID-19 has triggered a surge in deaths in Africa – with health authorities unable to contain its spread.
South Africans are waiting to hear who was behind what President Cyril Ramaphosa called orchestrated rioting and looting last week.
South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma was due to begin a jail term today but it’s been delayed pending a review by the country’s supreme court.
More than a thousand fortune seekers have flocked to a small village in South Africa’s province of Kwa Zulu Natal to search for diamonds.
It employs former informal waste collectors to pick up reusable trash, and rewards participating households with vouchers.
South Africa has begun the second phase of its vaccination programme, focusing on people over the age of 60.
South Africa has begun vaccinating citizens over the age of 60 against the corobnavirus – the second group to be prioritized, after healthcare workers.
Tour operators across Africa are now turning to virtual reality technology to show their customers.