Press ombud Johan Retief has ruled that neither the department of correctional services nor any other source confirmed this referral.
The Mail & Guardian has won several prizes at this year's prestigious Vodacom Journalist of the Year awards.
The secretive state of Djibouti has drawn the gaze of the world as its leader, Ismaïl Guelleh, is penalised for alleged abuse.
Michael Masutha has called for a parole board review of Oscar Pistorius's release, saying he wasn't technically eligible for consideration.
The Supreme Court in Swaziland has ordered the release of human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko and editor Bheki Makhubu.
Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has absolved President Jacob Zuma for the misuse of state funds to upgrade his home in Nkandla.
Director Neill Blomkamp resuscitated an idea that he shared with actor Sharlto Copley a long time ago and produced a fun film.
Tables have been turned on the government's terrorism accusations against opposition leader Abdourahman Boreh.
We caught up with some local celebrities and politicians to find out what they hope to achieve in the Year of the Goat.
The desire for a united South Africa has decreased, according to a study evaluating changes in social attitudes and political views.