Tutu's house broken into during Mandela memorial
Today at 15:48, SAST
Burglars broke into the Cape Town home of peace icon Desmond Tutu while he was away speaking at Nelson Mandela's memorial, says an aide.
People stream in to vote in Tlokwe by-elections
Today at 14:43, SAST
Residents of Tlokwe are voting in by-elections to decide whether the ANC regains control of the municipality.
SABC censors footage of Zuma booing at Mandela memorial
Today at 13:31, SAST
Sources from the SABC say they were instructed to cut away during a live broadcast, when Jacob Zuma was being booed during Nelson Mandela's memorial.
Public can view Mandela's body at Union Buildings
Today at 12:52, SAST
The Mandela family and government representatives have viewed the body of former president Nelson Mandela, currently lying in state in Pretoria.
'Fake interpreter' at Mandela memorial enrages deaf community
Today at 10:06, SAST
Reports questioning the validity of the sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service has sparked outrage in the deaf community.
Mandela viewing procession begins smoothly
Today at 08:19, SAST
The public has gathered in Pretoria to catch a glimpse of the body of former president Nelson Mandela, as it lays in state at the Union Buildings.
SA forgotten at Mandela's memorial
Today at 06:52, SAST
South Africans have been forgotten in government's quest to give the world a memorial for Nelson Mandela that was meant to impress internationals.
Mandela moves to the Union Buildings
Today at 06:39, SAST
Members of the public have been invited to form a guard of honour for Madiba when his body is transported to lay in state at the Union Buildings.
Far from the madding crowd: Crowds mourn Mandela at Ellis Park
Yesterday at 20:00, SAST
Away from the crowds, cameras and politicking at FNB Stadium, mourners at Ellis Park braved the wind and rain in a "sacrifice of gratitude" to Madiba.
Zuma booing not a crisis in our democracy, says Maharaj
Yesterday at 19:07, SAST
Mac Maharaj has brushed off the heckling of President Jacob Zuma by sections of the crowd at Nelson Mandela's memorial, saying it was over quickly.
Source: Mail & Guardian Online
US and UK suspend Syria rebel aid
Today at 17:01, SAST
The US and UK suspend all "non-lethal assistance" for the opposition in northern Syria after Islamist rebels seize Free Syrian Army bases.
Thousands file past Mandela's body
Today at 17:05, SAST
South Africans queue in their thousands to view the body of former President Nelson Mandela, which is lying in state for three days.
Source: BBC News
South Africa: Boos & Cheers Greet Leaders At Mandela Service
Yesterday at 21:26, SAST
[allAfrica]The world was treated to a display at the official memorial service for Nelson Mandela of how South Africa was freed from apartheid and became a democracy: a feisty, even bloody-minded citizenry determined to have its say, backed by ...
Egypt: Sudan, Egypt, and Ethiopia Fail to Agree On Dam Construction
Today at 11:18, SAST
[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -Water ministers of Sudan, Ethiopia and Egypt failed to reach an agreement on the disputed Ethiopian Renaissance Dam project and decided to refer the sticking points to a third meeting.
Source: All Africa
Retailers to close for Madiba funeral
Today at 16:35, SAST
A number of large retail chains in South Africa announced that they will not open for business on the day of Nelson Mandela's funeral.
SA to know credit rating soon - Fitch
Today at 13:35, SAST
SA will know by the end of the year whether it has received another sovereign credit rating downgrade.