Archbishop Desmond Tutu has warned that the CAR's struggles for power and resources has "degenerated into anarchy, hatred and ethnic cleansing".
A newspaper has reported that certain protection contracts given out by the Social Security Agency appeared to have bypassed normal procurement rules.
As overseas markets offer high pay, the departure of four players will be the first time that more Springboks will play rugby overseas than in SA.
Lawyers for murder accused Oscar Pistorius claim pathologist Reggie Perumal has not withdrawn from the athlete's legal team despite reports.
President Jacob Zuma has asked worshippers attending a Good Friday service at Ellis Pak Stadium to pray for peaceful and sucessful general elections.
Amplats have made a new wage offer to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union in a bid to end the ongoing strike in the platinum sector.
Opposition parties have filed an urgent application in the electoral court to force IEC chairperson Pansy Tlakula to resign.
While corruption and fraud charges may be set aside, according to the Supreme Court of Appeal, Richard Mdluli could face murder charges again.
Convicted killer Clive Derby-Lewis has been diagnosed with terminal lung cancer, according to his wife Gaye.
ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete says there are no plans to legally challenge public protector Thuli Madonsela's report on Nkandla.