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Farmland in South Africa remains overwhelmingly in the hands of the white minority, despite the official end of apartheid in 1994.  By MARCO LONGARI (AFP)

S. Africa MPs reject controversial land expropriation bill

21 hours ago | South Africa

A bid to allow South Africa's government expropriate land without compensation as a way to redress past injustices flopp ...

Dec 7, 2021 | South Africa

A bid to allow South Africa's government expropriate land without compensation as a way to redress past injustices flopp ...

Dec 7, 2021 | South Africa

South Africa's economy shrank for the first time in a year in the third quarter as the country was hit by riots and tigh ...

Dec 6, 2021 | South Africa

Ebrahim Ismail Ebrahim, a veteran of the fight against apartheid who spent years imprisoned on Robben Island alongside N ...

Dec 6, 2021 | South Africa

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday urged citizens to get vaccinated as the country battles an unprecedent ...

Dec 5, 2021 | South Africa

Hundreds of environmentalist demonstrators gathered on South African beaches Sunday to protest against oil and gas explo ...

Dec 4, 2021 | South Africa

Conservationists in South Africa have developed a new app that will help them to monitor South Africa's unique renosterv ...

Dec 3, 2021 | South Africa

Sabine Stam didn't expect to have her feet up, sipping white wine on the deck of a half-empty safari lodge near South Af ...

Dec 2, 2021 | South Africa

A preliminary study by South African scientists published Thursday suggests the Omicron variant is three times more like ...

Dec 2, 2021 | South Africa

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa Thursday warned against the risk of health apartheid as he took aim at travel ...

Dec 1, 2021 | South Africa

The discovery of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 has pushed debate over mandatory vaccinations to the top of South Afric ...

Nov 30, 2021 | South Africa

The South African government has pledged to take all precautions necessary and praised the solidarity of India's cri ...

Nov 29, 2021 | South Africa

More African countries on Monday joined the rush to suspend air links with the south of the continent after the emergenc ...

Nov 29, 2021 | South Africa

South African Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has moved to another prison as part of his parole process after servin ...

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