AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

02-Feb-2019 to 10:52

S/African clergy, wife arrested on fraud charges

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Malawi-born Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and wife Mary, who head the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church, have been arrested by the South African police on alleged fraud and money laundering charges, the police have confirmed.

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01-Feb-2019 to 06:55

S/African businessman’s remains repatriated from Mozambique

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Remains of a South African businessman André Hanekom who died last week in Mozambican police custody following his arrest in the north of that country as an alleged jihadist have returned home for burial, APA has learnt.

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01-Feb-2019 to 06:26

S/Africa: Zuma snubs state of the nation address?

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Former president Jacob Zuma has opted not to attend this year’s state of the nation address (SONA), the second one since he resigned from office in February 2018.

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01-Feb-2019 to 06:02

S/African cabinet urged to prioritise people’s welfare

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has, at the final day of the Cabinet lekgotla (meting) in Pretoria, urged his ministers to prioritise actions that accelerate inclusive economic growth, in addition to providing a more responsive public service that delivers quality services, the presidency has said.

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31-Jan-2019 to 06:20

‘Let's protect S/Africa from corruption’ – Ramaphosa

APA- Johannesburg (South Africa) — Corruption in the South African government and in the country’s businesses must be dealt with harshly, President Cyril Ramaphosa has told a group of business people here.

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31-Jan-2019 to 06:14

S/Africa: 'Not in judiciary to be a celebrity', says Chief Justice

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa's Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has warned his colleagues against allowing themselves to be “captured,” telling them that he was "not in the judiciary to be a celebrity."

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30-Jan-2019 to 06:26

S/Africa consoles Brazil after dam disaster

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed condolences to the people of Brazil following death of at least 60 people after the collapse of a mining waste dam in that country’s south-eastern Minas Gerais state.

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