Francois Bozize

CAR’s Colonel ‘Rambo’ to face war crimes charges in The Hague

A militia leader from the Central African Republic has been extradited to the International Criminal Court in The Hague

Central African Republic: The state that doesn’t exist

Even in its best days, the CAR was never much of a state. But since the outbreak of civil war in 2013, the government has all but ceased to exist

UN warns of genocide in Central African Republic

The UN's aid chief has alerted member states of the "early warning signs of genocide" amid increasing violence.

CAR: New leader vows to disarm militia

President Faustin-Archange Touadéra who previously served as a prime minister, has promised to disarm combatants on both sides of the fighting.

UN investigators head to CAR amid genocide fears

A group of UN-mandated investigators will launch a probe of human rights violations in the Central African Republic amid fears of genocide.

A life in limbo for young CAR refugees

A third of the Central African Republic refugees in Boyabo are aged between 18 and 30, and they are "dangerously" idle.

Djotodia pressed for answers on crumbling CAR

Swept to power as the previous CAR regime crumbled, Michel Djotodia now stands accused less than a year later of letting his country slide into chaos.

CAR intervention vital, Hollande tells French troops

After two of its soldiers were killed in the Central African Republic, France's president has told troops their intervention is necessary.

Rebels clash with villagers in CAR town

Six months after a coup ousted former president François Bozizé fighting between rebels and villagers in the town of Bossangoa continues.

CAR rebel fighting claims 60 lives

Central African Republic troops have battled fighters loyal to the ousted president on the second day of clashes that have killed at least 60 people.

Rebel leader flees on horseback from CAR fighters

Fighters loyal to the CAR's new government have killed five rebels near the Cameroon border, while their leader escaped on horseback.

Bozizé not coming to SA

Central African Republic's toppled president Francois Bozizé has abandoned his attempt to fly to SA from exile in Cameroon, his advisor has said.

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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