JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African President Jacob Zuma's spokesman said on Friday there was no basis for reports that the country's leader would axe his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa, speculation about which has weighed on the currency and bonds.
Johannesburg (AFP) – Al Ahly of Egypt can draw comfort from history as they face a win-or-bust CAF Champions League semi-final return match at home to Etoile Sahel of Tunisia this weekend. The winners of the elite African club competition a record eight times have not gone more than three seasons this century without reaching the final. Show More Summary
(University of Johannesburg) A hundred years ago, Albert Einstein published his General Relativity theory, predicting the existence of gravitational waves or ripples in space-time, due to violent motion of massive objects in the universe. Show More Summary
Johannesburg (AFP) – Senegal chose Liverpool star Sadio Mane Wednesday for World Cup qualifiers against South Africa next month just eight days after his club said he could be sidelined for six weeks. The striker was among 25 players named by coach Aliou Cisse for crucial back-to-back fixtures with South Africa. Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - U.S. short-term rental service Airbnb Inc registered 1.2 million guest arrivals in Africa last year driven by the plugged-in millennial generation, its senior official said on Tuesday. Read more | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Vice Media has paired up with Econet, an African telecom and investment company, to launch Kwesé Vice, a joint venture that will bring a new Vice production headquarters to Johannesburg. Kwesé Vice will officially launch in 2018, when...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG - In Saudi Arabia, a kingdom where postal codes are rarely used, most people pay in cash, and shopping is done in giant air-conditioned malls, building an online retail business is no easy task. But two powerfully-backed...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) needs to put an end to scandals that are tarnishing its image, an ANC official said, after a court ruling that paved the way for President Jacob Zuma to face nearly 800 counts of corruption.
JOHANNESBURG - By many measures, digital currencies are as strong as ever. Bitcoin prices, up more than 400% this year, eclipsed $5,000 on Thursday. While Bitcoin is far and away the largest cryptocurrency, 11 other coins have a market...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Britain's competition regulator has launched an investigation into Africa's biggest generic drug maker Aspen Pharmacare over alleged anticompetitive conduct in the supply of blood pressure and arthritis drugs, Aspen said on Friday.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma said on Friday he was "disappointed" by a Supreme Court of Appeal decision to uphold a High Court ruling to reinstate hundreds of corruption charges filed against him before he became president.
Major Lazer return this week in support of their earlier 2017 release of Know No Better, dropping off the official music video for “Particula.” Here, we find the collective taking to Johannesburg, South Africa alongside native South Africans Maphorisa and Nasty C, Nigerian rapper Ice Prince, and Nigerian-American hip-hop recording artist Jidenna. Directed by South […]
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's Port of Durban remained closed on Wednesday after vessel movements were suspended on Tuesday when a severe storm lashed the region, the Durban Port manager said.
Residential solar will be cheaper than grid electricity in New York, London and Munich well before it becomes so in sun-drenched Johannesburg, according to new research. In fact, behind-the-meter solar already makes financial sense in...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG - Zimbabweans have become fashionistas, frequently changing their wardrobes and opening accounts with trendy apparel outlets such as Topics, Truworths and Edgars, but the retailers are bleeding as they are hesitant to raise...Show More Summary
At least three killed and dozens injured as strong winds and torrential rain lash Johannesburg.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 10 (Reuters) – Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) troubled T20 Global League has been postponed to 2018 in an embarrassing climb-down for the organisation which launched the tournament amid great fanfare in London in Jun...
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa will relocate six endangered black rhinos to Chad where the animal was hunted to local extinction decades ago, the environment ministry in Pretoria said.
JOHANNESBURG - MTN Group has announced the appointment of Ebenezer Asante as vice-president of the expanded Southern & East Africa and Ghana (SEAGHA) region, effective October 1. The group said the role became vacant when Godfrey Motsa...Show More Summary
JOHANNESBURG - More than 30 African countries will meet in Sandton early next year for the African Energy Indaba to discuss key issues facing the energy sector. This two-day event key plenary topics are: Africa’s regional pathways: resilience...Show More Summary