Nineteen schoolchildren have been killed after the minibus they were travelling in crashed into a lorry and exploded into flames.Read the full story ›
The protests calling for Zuma's resignation were staged on the day of the president's 75th birthday.Read the full story ›
Rallies demand resignation of president Zuma after his sacking of a popular minister stoked anger over government corruption.Read the full story ›
Another person was also injured in the incident.Read the full story ›
A pig that was saved from the slaughterhouse now spends her days creating artworks that sells for up to $2,000.Read the full story ›
South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada has died at the age of 87.Read the full story ›
A hunt is underway for the infant who was only wearing a vest and nappy at the time of the kidnapping.Read the full story ›
Susan Howarth was attacked on her farm along with her husband Robert Lynn, who said they were tied up, shot and dumped on a roadside.Read the full story ›
A fight broke out in South Africa's parliament after the leader of the opposition party was physically ejected.
Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters had repeatedly interrupted President Jacob Zuma's state-of-the-nation speech on Tuesday, raising points of order and saying he was not fit to hold office.
Julius Malema and his supporters were told to leave and refused to go, before security was called in to physically remove the members.
South Africa rugby legend Joost van der Westhuizen has died aged 45, it has been announced.Read the full story ›