South Africa

South African Woman Celebrates Her 128th Birthday

Johanna Mazibuko is the oldest woman alive.
05/19/2022

South African Omicron News Could Provide Hope To The U.S.

The country has weathered its fourth wave of COVID-19 with very little interruption to people’s lives.
01/20/2022

World Treks A Nervous Path Into An Uncertain Future: 2021’s Most Important Global Moments

Still dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, the globe is continuing to undergo massive challenges as it approaches the quarter-century mark.
12/29/2021

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa Tests Positive For COVID-19

He’s self-isolating and experiencing mild symptoms.
12/13/2021

South Africa Denounces Travel Bans As Unfair Consequence Of Alerting World To New COVID-19 Variant

South African says it’s paying a price for being the first country to identify the omicron variant.
11/29/2021

F.W. De Klerk, Final South African President To Lead Under Apartheid, Dies At 85

Although criticized for once being a part of the racist regime, he was also praised for helping to end it.
11/11/2021

This Day in Black History: July 18, 1918

Anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela was born.
07/18/2021

Riots Break Out in South Africa After Former President Jacob Zuma is Jailed

Dozens have died due to the unrest and looting stampedes.
07/13/2021

South African Health Officials Say No Proof of Woman’s Claim She Delivered Decuplets

Officials say she never showed proof of the births.
06/22/2021

South African President Warns Of Racial Division After Protest Against A Whites-Only Graduation Party Ends In A Clash

Cyril Ramaphosa says there could be “racial polarization."
11/10/2020