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AFP and Staff Reporter

    A Wales win would seal Boks’ tour
    A Wales win would seal Boks’ tour
    The Springboks go into the final match of their northern hemisphere tour knowing that a victory over Wales will cap a largely triumphant series....
    Game plan: Sport in brief
    Game plan: Sport in brief
    South Africa’s sprint triumph in the Commonwealth Games 100m has emphasised the country’s bona fides as the future home of sprint kings.
    Zuma's five biggest career scandals
    Zuma's five biggest career scandals
    With the resignation of President Jacob Zuma with immediate effect, comes an end to a controversial and turbulent period in South Africa's...
    How Zuma's exit may unfold
    How Zuma's exit may unfold
    It now seems a matter of ‘when’ and not ‘if’ President Jacob Zuma will step down. With ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa and other members of...
    Hamas threatens 'gates of hell' as Trump recognises Jerusalem as capital
    Hamas threatens 'gates of hell' as Trump recognises Jerusalem as capital
    President Donald Trump on Wednesday recognised the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel's capital - a historic decision that overturns decades of...
    Two dead in jihadist attack on tourist resort in Bamako
    Two dead in jihadist attack on tourist resort in Bamako
    Two people were killed in a jihadist attack on a tourist resort outside the Malian capital Bamako on Sunday, while special forces troops freed...
    At least two dead in anti-terror operation north of Paris
    At least two dead in anti-terror operation north of Paris
    Two suspected jihadists have been killed, including a woman who blew herself up, in a shootout in north Paris with police hunting the mastermind of...
    Paris attacks: France declares state of emergency
    Paris attacks: France declares state of emergency
    At least 100 people have been killed and dozens taken hostage in a wave of apparently co-ordinated attacks in the French capital late on...
    Nigeria church collapse: SA death toll now 84
    Nigeria church collapse: SA death toll now 84
    The number of South Africans known to have died in the collapse of a multi-storey megachurch in Lagos last week has risen to 84, Pretoria's high...
    Outrage over sedition charge agaisnt Botswana journalist
    Outrage over sedition charge agaisnt Botswana journalist
    A Botswana newspaper editor has been charged with sedition after a story claimed the president was involved in a car accident, prompting angry...
    Four jailed for botched hit on Rwandan general
    Four jailed for botched hit on Rwandan general
    Four men were jailed for eight years each by the Kagiso Magistrate's Court on Wednesday for attempting to murder a former Rwandan general, the...
    Lesotho PM refuses to re-open Parliament
    Lesotho PM refuses to re-open Parliament
    Lesotho's prime minister Thomas Thabane said on Monday that he would not reopen the country's Parliament, calling into question a South...