International News

1 day ago | January 18, 2019

Boy stabbed to death ‘while playing’ at school

A primary school pupil allegedly stabbed and killed a Grade 7 pupil while “playing” at a Peddie school on Thursday, ...

Nigeria election hopeful vows reform of ‘mafia’ oil company

Abubakar, from the main opposition party, said he had tried to end the opaque administration of the Nigerian National ...

Prince Philip unhurt in crash while driving

The Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a car crash while driving near the Queen’s Sandringham estate, Buckingham ...

Shoprite manager suspended after foul-mouthed altercation goes viral

A Gauteng Shoprite manager was suspended, pending an investigation, after a heated altercation he had with an external ...

ICC delays release of ex-leader Gbagbo despite acquittal

THE HAGUE – International Criminal Court appeals judges delayed the release of Cote d’Ivoire’s former President ...

Citing ‘serious doubts’, AU urges delay to final DRC vote results

The African Union has called for the final announcement of last month’s disputed presidential elections in the ...

2 days ago | January 17, 2019

DA youth leader accused of sowing racial division

South Africa’s DA federal youth leader, Luyolo Mphithi, should formally apologise to teacher Elana Barkhuizen and pupils ...

Everyone accounted for in Al-Shabab Kenya hotel raid

Kenyan bomb disposal experts searched on Thursday for leftover explosives at the site of the brazen attack on a Nairobi ...

Pupils ‘forced’ to strip for forgetting calculators

A Limpopo high school is under investigation after 18 pupils were allegedly forced to strip half naked because they ...

Pit bulls kill 5-year-old Mpumalanga girl

Two pit bull terriers have been put down after they attacked and killed a 5-year-old girl from White River in Mpumalanga ...

Kenya attack leaves 14 dead; siege over, says president

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said all the gunmen behind Nairobi hotel complex attack have been killed and the 19-hour ...

Independence of the Reserve Bank is ‘sacrosanct’: Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa says there are no plans to interfere with the independence of the SA Reserve Bank, in an ...

Cornered Theresa May faces no-confidence vote over Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May finds herself in a tough spot one day after British MPs voted down the Brexit deal ...

3 days ago | January 16, 2019

YouTube warns against dangerous pranks as risky memes rage

YouTube has clarified rules against posting videos of dangerous pranks, as risky “challenges” prompt people to video ...