Egypt Protests

Egyptian security forces shoot dead dozens of pro-Morsi supporters

Egyptian security forces have shot dead at least 70 supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, says his Muslim Brotherhood.

Morsi supporters proceed with protests despite deadly clashes

Egyptian Islamists have pressed on with protests to demand the return of ousted president Mohamed Morsi, after thousands clashed with his opponents.

Egypt must revolt against sexual abuse

Scores of women have been subjected to sexual violence during the political turmoil in Cairo and it's time for them to fight back.

Blood, fear cast pall over Ramadan

Secular and fundamentalist friction rages as Egyptian military cracks down on coup backlash.

Egypt embassy in SA: We’re safe for travel

Egypt's embassy in Pretoria says it is safe to travel to the North African nation, despite political upheaval after the ousting of its president.

Security forces shoot dead 16 Morsi supporters in Egypt

Egypt's security forces have shot dead 16 Islamist activists during a protest in Cairo calling for ousted president Mohamed Morsi to be reinstated.

Confusion over prime minister adds to Egypt’s crisis

Egypt's transition has stumbled after the choice of Mohamed ElBaradei as interim prime minister was thrown into doubt by Islamist objections.

Arab Spring failure to grow Egypt economy helped ignite the Morsi uprising

The rage that helped topple Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi was nurtured by a failure to deliver the green shoots of economic recovery.

Egyptian opposition’s rap sheet against Morsi

Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi stands accused of failing to govern democratically and being autocratic and incompetent.

Sexual assault reports soar in Egypt

A new wave of sexual assaults by groups of men targeting women during anti-government protests in Cairo's central Tahrir Square has been reported.

Egypt opposition sets Tuesday deadline for Morsi to go

The movement behind nationwide anti-Morsi protests has given him until Tuesday to resign, threatening a campaign of civil disobedience if he stays.

How to oust a president (again), Egyptian-style

After 18 days of mass protests in 2011, Egyptians succeeded in ousting a president they were unhappy with. Can they do it again this weekend?


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

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Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories