Us Military

Britain fights for control of its last African colony

The Chagos Islands are at the heart of an international sovereignty dispute

China’s defence spending to accelerate in 2018

With the second largest military budget in the world, China's president continues with his plan to build 'a world class fighting force'

Exercise tracking app reveals details of military sites

A map showing paths taken by users of an exercise tracking app reveals potentially sensitive information about American and allied military personnel.

Niger’s a reminder of why US military presence in Africa needs constant scrutiny

The deaths of four American soldiers in Niger last month highlighted the nature and implications of US military presence in Africa.

Why is the US chasing ‘Congolese rebels’ in the Northern Cape?

In many ways, the two armies are miles apart but they face many similar challenges

US troops to pull out of West Africa Ebola mission

A force that at one point reached 2 800 has been scaled back to about 1 300 troops and nearly all will return to the US by the end of April.

End of the dumb war

As half the US troops in Iraq prepare to leave, the generals vow not to repeat mistakes of first Gulf War. Martin Chulov reports.

Press Releases

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

Gender-based violence is an affront to our humanity

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

MTN unveils TikTok bundles

Customised MTN TikTok data bundles are available to all prepaid customers on *136*2#.

Marketers need to reinvent themselves

Marketing is an exciting discipline, offering the perfect fit for individuals who are equally interested in business, human dynamics and strategic thinking. But the...

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.