South African model Thando Hopa on representing albinism in a positive way
South African model Thando Hopa on representing albinism in a positive way.
S.Africa ex-president Zuma back in court over graft charges
Former South African president Jacob Zuma arrives at court in Pietermartizburg as he plans to fight to have corruption charges against him over 1990s arms deal dropped before the case comes to trial. Zuma, who was forced to resign by the ruling ANC party last year, has been charged with 16 counts of fraud, racketeering and money laundering relating to the weapons deal dating back to before he took office in 2009.
How South Africa can re-ignite its growth trajectory
South Africans will head to the polls today to decide the future of one of sub-Saharan Africa's most advanced economies. Kyari Bukar, Former Chairman of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group joins CNBC Africa to discuss how the country can re-ignite its growth trajectory.
What Nigeria’s business community expect from South Africa’s elections?
South Africa ranked fourth as Nigeria’s major export trading partner in the fourth quarter of 2018 according to data by the National Bureau of Statistics. As South Africans head to the polls tomorrow, we find out what the business communities with affiliations to South Africa expect from the elections.
South African government and Eskom announce winter energy plan
South African minister of Public Enterprises, Praving Gordhan, tells of a 9 month ''winter plan'' that will carry South Africa through with electricity supply for the rest of the year. The troubled energy supplier Eskom, plans to strengthen the calibre of leadership in order to meet the required needs to execute a more efficient electricity supply to the country.
South Africans protest Vodacom compensation offer
A settlement offered by South African mobile telecoms provider Vodacom to a former employee drew tens of protesters on the streets of Johannesburg on Thursday, calling for a better deal.
S.Africa's Ramaphosa pledges to fix economy as election looms
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced plans on Thursday to split struggling state power giant Eskom into three separate entities, as he sought to convince investors and voters that he will turn around a struggling economy before an election in May.
Mandela supporters hit the red carpet at Global Citizen event
A-list celebrities joined the Global Citizen Festival red carpet on Sunday ahead of the highly acclaimed music festival where thousands of South Africans are expected to gather to celebrate Nelson Mandela's centenary.
Land reform in South Africa will not violate constitution, Ramaphosa says
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa told the European Parliament on Wednesday that South Africa will enact land reforms in adherence to the country's constitution and with respect for the human rights of all its people.