Faustin Kayumba Nyamwasa

South Africa seeks normalised ties with Rwanda after Sisulu insult

South Africa's diplomatic relationship with Rwanda broke down in 2014 when South Africa expelled three Rwandan diplomats

What if Jamal Khashoggi had been killed in South Africa?

South Africa is not a safe space for foreign dissidents

The assassination of Gezahegn Gebremeskel: Who killed the Ethiopian activist?

The Ethiopian human rights advocate was murdered in broad daylight in Jo’burg. Friends and family claim the Ethiopian regime was responsible

Four jailed for botched hit on Rwandan general

A Rwandan national and three Tanzanians have been jailed for a failed attempt to assassinate exiled Rwandan general Kayumba Nyamwasa in South Africa.

SA, Rwanda expel diplomats in row over Rwandan exiles

SA has expelled three Rwandan diplomats linked to a raid on an exiled general's Johannesburg home while Rwanda reacted by ordering out six SA envoys.

Roommate describes plot to kill Rwandan exile in SA

Days before an exiled Rwandan army general was shot and wounded in SA, two suspects were plotting another attempt on his life, a court witness says.

Rwandan soldiers behind SA shooting, court told

One of the men accused of trying to kill a former Rwandan general exiled in SA said that Rwandan soldiers were behind the plot, a friend testified.

Rwanda summons SA ambassador over shooting probe

Kigali has summoned SA's ambassador to voice concern over the probe into the shooting last month in Johannesburg of a Rwandan general.

‘Operatives’ blamed for shooting Rwanda general

Foreign "security operatives" were involved in the shooting of a Rwanda general who was living in exile in Johannesburg, SA's foreign ministry said.

Justice dept mulls Rwanda general’s extradition

The justice department was investigating whether SA should consider an extradition request for former Rwandan General Faustin Kayumba Nyamwasa.

Police probe attempt to murder Rwandan exile

Police are investigating a case of attempted murder in the shooting of an exiled Rwandan general who is accused of terrorism in his homeland.

Exiled Rwanda general wounded in SA shooting

An exiled Rwandan general was shot and wounded in South Africa on Saturday in what his wife called a Rwandan-backed assassination attempt.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

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Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income