Props to BabesofMMA.com for introducing us to Naomi Das, a veteran "Hexagon Girl" for EFC Africa who will be back in action at EFC Africa 20 on June 27th. Originally hailing from North Wales, Naomi currently resides in Johannesburg where she spends her time as a model, hostess, and bikini competitor when she's not circling the cage. Show More Summary
South African and Turkish equities outperformed both emerging market and global share indices. ||| London - South African and Turkish equities outperformed both emerging market and global share indices on Tuesday, with Johannesburg's main index hitting a record high as the rand fell more against the dollar. Show More Summary
South Africa’s rand is set to extend its decline to a four-year low as falling commodity prices and slowing global growth cut exports. ||| Johannesburg - South Africa’s rand is set to extend its decline to a four-year low as falling commodity prices and slowing global growth cut exports, Societe Generale SA said. Show More Summary
Requiring British tourists to obtain visas to visit South Africa could negatively affect the country's economy. ||| Johannesburg - Requiring British tourists to obtain visas to visit South Africa could negatively affect the country's...Show More Summary
In October, 2011, two teenage girls were doused with petrol and set alight on a hill south of Johannesburg, South Africa, in what authorities, prosecutors and the accused say was a Satanic ritual killing. Full story: Satanic ritual killing trial continues in Johannesberg
The Westcliff Johannesburg You guys, the hotel news keeps rolling in so fast we can barely keep up with it. In order to get us all up to speed, we?ll give you a brief rundown of some of the latest news & rumors for Four Seasons, Park Hyatt, Rosewood and SBE that have us mighty intrigued. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's National Union of Mineworkers said on Sunday it would seek pay hikes of up to 60 percent from the country's gold and coal producers in upcoming wage talks which are expected to be among the toughest ever.
Zimbabwe may fall short of its gold production target this year as prices for the precious metal decline. ||| Johannesburg - Zimbabwe may fall short of its gold production target this year as prices for the precious metal decline and energy shortages strain operations, the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe, an industry group, said. Show More Summary
This residence in Johannesburg, South Africa developed by the team at Summersun Property Group and initially discovered by Freshome on Sotheby’s is a massive display of opulence. The generously-sized house features five bedrooms, five bathrooms and large living areas for social encounters. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Miners at South Africa's Anglo American Platinum reported for work on Friday, a company spokeswoman said, despite earlier calls for a strike by some union leaders.
JOHANNESBURG - Staff at a scrap metal company in Boksburg have been evacuated after radioactive material was found in one of its workshops on Thursday morning.The area around the premises in Main Reef Road has been cordoned off as officials...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Workers at platinum producer Lonmin's South African shafts continued a wildcat strike for a second day on Wednesday, a union official said.
At a recent concert in Johannesburg, South Africa, thieves launched an Ocean’s 11-esque operation – drilling through walls and hanging from ropes to lift all the weekend’s earnings from FNB Stadium. Now, authorities are saying it could...Show More Summary
While Justin Bieber was serenading Johannesburg, South Africa, during a Mother’s Day concert, criminals reportedly were hard at work pulling off an elaborate heist backstage.According to the local Eyewitness News, a group of suspects...Show More Summary
Thieves broke into a South African stadium early Monday, opened the safe and made off with a lot of loot — 3 million rand ($330,000) in cash. Johannesburg’s Soccer City stadium was particularly well stocked with cash after both Justin Bieber and Jon Bon Jovi played shows there over the weekend, and police believe that’s why the crooks targeted it. Show More Summary
MINEWORKERS in Marikana in South Africa went on strike on May 14th, following a weekend of violence and raised tensions between unions in the Rustenburg and Marikana area, north-west of Johannesburg. In August and September, 46 people died and dozens more were injured after miners went on strike over pay. Show More Summary
Come again with that headline? Thieves have reportedly stolen more than one million rand (£70,000) in takings after a Justin Bieber concert at Johannesburg’s Soccer City stadium. The gang, armed with ropes, hammers and chisels, broke...Show More Summary
Using ropes, hammers and chisels, thieves have reportedly stole more than $100,000 of Justin Bieber ’s concert money by breaking into a secure room at FNB stadium in Johannesburg following the singer's Saturday performance. South African police spokeswoman Katlego Mogale told the BBC: "The suspect/s had gained entry through the stadium roof. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African workers of world No. 3 platinum producer Lonmin launched a wildcat strike on Tuesday, halting all of the company's mine operations and reigniting fears of deadly unrest that rocked the industry last year.
Though the night of the concert was sweetened with Justin bringing his mom on stage for Mothers Day, the same South African venue was stunned by a robbery later on. At the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg, criminals chiseled a tunnel into...Show More Summary