AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

24-Sep-2019 to 13:16

S/Africa committed to peace, security in Africa – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is committed to silencing the guns on the African continent by 2030, the country’s International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor has said.

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24-Sep-2019 to 12:54

Britain’s young royals visit S/African township

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Britain’s young royal family of Prince Harry, his wife Meghan and son Archer arrived in Cape Town on Monday to kick off a 10-day royal visit to South Africa, and went straight to one of the country’s most deprived areas known as Nyanga Township in the Mother City.

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21-Sep-2019 to 11:19

SA minister likens Africa today to ‘slave ships’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor has compared political and economic conditions that Africa is going through to being “similar to the ones on the slave ships that took our kith and kin away from the continent.”

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21-Sep-2019 to 11:12

Ramaphosa urges West to remove Zimbabwe sanctions

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the West to remove its international sanctions slapped on Zimbabwe to enable the Southern African country recover from its current economic malaise.

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21-Sep-2019 to 10:35

Ramaphosa homage to 'pan-African hero' Mugabe

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe who died early this month was both a hero and a Pan-Africanist who fought colonialism for the betterment of fellow Africans, according to South African President Cyril Ramaphosa during a memorial for the late leader held in Pietermaritzburg on Friday night.

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20-Sep-2019 to 13:44

S/African gov't applauds heavy sentence against Nigerian human trafficker

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government on Friday welcomes the hefty sentence imposed on convicted Nigerian national Ediozi Odi for alleged human trafficking.

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20-Sep-2019 to 10:46

S/Africa’s repo rate remains unchanged

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago has announced that the country’s repo rate would remain unchanged at the July rate of 6.5 percent.

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