JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A protest against prohibitive fees threatens to derail South Africa's university calendar but impoverished students like Mmakatleho Sefatsa, who already face expulsion over unpaid bills, say they have nothing to lose.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The South African government is monitoring a number of people linked to a reported threat to U.S. interests but was satisfied that no one faced any imminent danger, the security minister said on Wednesday.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police say 11 miners who were trapped by debris in an abandoned mine shaft and later rescued face charges of illegal mining.
“Government understands the difficulty faced by students from poor households,” President Jacob G. Zuma said, ceding to university students’ demands.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Members of South Africa's AMCU are staging an underground protest at Nasonti's Hlobane mine north of Johannesburg over unpaid wages, a union spokesman said on Thursday.