You have reached the limit of 10 free articles per 30 days. To continue, log in now or sign up for a digital Richmond Times-Dispatch subscription for only $ 8.99 per month.
Almost 200 years ago a British warship transported Napoleon Bonaparte to his exile on the island of St. Helena, a place from where it would be impossible for him to escape ever again. Today, Bonaparte would probably find it almost as tough to escape from the tiny volcanic island located right in the middle of the South Atlantic.
Why should we give the ANC another chance in 2019 when it has disregarded our will as the people of South Africa, asks Khoza Dr Makhosi Khoza, former Member of Parliament and Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Service, delivered the 11th Annual Helen Joseph lecture at the University of Johannesburg on Tuesday. Friends, patriots and compatriots.
Johannesburg [South Africa], October 10 : Australia batsman Usman Khawaja has revealed that he was racially abused so much growing up in Sydney that he led to support other countries rather than the national side. The 30-year-old, who was born in Pakistan, moved to Australia with his parents and two older brothers when he was just a 5-year-old.
Famous Brands Ltd. slumped the most in 14 years after the South African fast-food chain owner said its U.K. Gourmet Burger Kitchen business, acquired months after Britain voted to leave the European Union, may only return to profit in the next financial year. stock dropped as much as 17 percent in Johannesburg, the biggest intraday decline since June 11, 2003.
Johannesburg [South Africa], Oct. 11 : Cricket South Africa have postponed the inaugural edition of the T20 Global League, which was due to start on November 3, to November 2018. The tournament had been facing multiple logistical challenges, including the inability to secure a broadcast deal or a title sponsor, which is resulting in hefty financial losses.
As the battle to succeed President Jacob Zuma as leader of South Africa's ruling party grows increasingly bitter, party Treasurer-General Zweli Mkhize is positioning himself as the one candidate who can stop the African National Congress from splitting apart. “If I was to be elected there are specific things that I would contribute to the ANC that would take it forward — unity is the one main issue,” Mkhize said in an interview Tuesday at Bloomberg's Johannesburg office.
News from Africa: