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Cash-strapped power monopoly Eskom had been plagued by maintenance problems at its plants, the towers of one of which are seen in Hendrina, South Africa in 2018.  By MARCO LONGARI (AFP/File)

South Africa Can't Say When Rolling Blackouts Will End

Mar 19, 2019

The South African government said Tuesday it was unsure when severe rolling electricity power cuts would end as the ...

Mar 18, 2019

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa found himself stuck on a commuter train for several hours on Monday, giving ...

Mar 18, 2019

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 18 March 2019 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- This month

Mar 15, 2019

Former South African president Jacob Zuma will not seek a place in parliament in the May 8 elections, the ruling par ...

Mar 12, 2019

President Emmanuel Macron visited former French colony Djibouti Tuesday with promises of respectful partnership in ...

Mar 11, 2019

A pilot who worked for South African Airways for more than 20 years was arrested on Monday, police said, over allega ...

Mar 11, 2019

Like the Bible 39;s Jonah, Rainer Schimpf has narrowly survived after being caught in the jaws of a whale. The ...

Mar 11, 2019

Selvyn Davids scored one try, set up another and kicked three conversions to inspire 2018 World Sevens series champi ...

Mar 10, 2019

As treasurer of my stokvel, I had to go to the bank almost every day to find out what is happening, said Annah Mua ...

Mar 9, 2019

Women must be at the centre of conflict resolution and mediation because peace cannot be achieved without the participat ...

Mar 7, 2019

A South African trade union with mostly white members went to court on Wednesday to challenge the country 39;s poli ...

Mar 6, 2019

A South African court on Wednesday handed jail terms of 23 and 18 years to two white farmers who murdered a black teenag ...

Mar 6, 2019

South African police said they had arrested and charged a musician on Tuesday after his pop-star lover Babes Wodumo ...

Mar 5, 2019

South Africa 39;s economy grew by 1.4 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018, the statistics authority said Tuesday, ...

Mar 1, 2019

Worker deaths at mines in South Africa dropped by around 10 percent last year to 81, down from 90 a year earlier, go ...

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