November 27th @ 1:02 PM GMT
Yahoo! The new head of South Africa's anti-graft unit, which this month alleged influence-peddling in President Jacob Zuma's cabinet, has laid a complaint against her predecessor for leaking a recorded interview with the president, newspaper Sunday Times reported on Sunday. Former watchdog Thuli Madonsela has said she had the right to make public the audio recording after Zuma accused her of not giving him an opportunity to defend himself. The report focused on claims that the brothers, Ajay, At... (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 9:42 AM GMT
Yahoo! At least three South African ministers have called for President Jacob Zuma to resign, local media reported Monday, in the most serious challenge to his leadership since he took power in 2009. The News24 news agency, citing sources in the ruling ANC party, said that Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi and Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi had called on Zuma to step down. The clash came at a weekend meeting of the African National Congress (ANC) party, which was... (World)
November 26th @ 5:28 AM GMT
Yahoo! South Africa's Vernon Philander ended Usman Khawaja's eight-hour innings on Saturday to trigger a late slide from Australia, which took a 124-run first-innings lead in the day-night third test. (World)
November 27th @ 3:12 PM GMT
Yahoo! Faf du Plessis reckons he'll forget about the booing, eventually, and his enduring memories of the Australian tour will be about South Africa's against-the-odds series win. (World)
November 27th @ 8:20 AM GMT
Yahoo! Adelaide (Australia) (AFP) - Australia beat South Africa by seven wickets in the day-night third Test in Adelaide on Sunday. (World)
November 27th @ 7:06 PM GMT
Yahoo! Volkswagen on Sunday signed a deal with its Algerian sales partner Sovac for the construction of a vehicle assembly plant in the North African country, officials told a news conference. ''The Volkswagen Group opted for participation in Sovac. as we have cooperated successfully with our sales partner for many years,'' said Volkswagen executive Josef Baumert. ''For us, this is a logical step towards increasing vehicle sales in Algeria in the long term,'' he said at the signing ceremon... (Politics)
November 25th @ 3:03 PM GMT
Yahoo! South Africa will likely experience increased rainfall during the summer season running from December to April as a La Nina weather pattern in the region intensifies, the weather service said on Friday, forecasting ''above-normal rainfall conditions.'' Concerns over water supply in Africa's most industrialised country have risen after an El Nino weather pattern brought drought conditions to much of southern Africa, hurting agriculture output.nL8N1CJ35B (Reporting by Mfuneko Toyana; Edi... (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 11:33 AM GMT
Yahoo! South Africa's telecom group MTN has met with Nigeria's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to discuss a possible initial public offering and how it wanted to structure the share sale, the head of Nigeria's SEC told Reuters. SEC director general, Mounir Gwarzo, said MTN had discussed the possibility of issuing various classes of shares to targeted investor groups. (Technology)