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South Africa shuts rail export line over train derailment

South Africa coal train derails, export line shut

A 200-wagon coal train derailed in South Africa on Thursday, shutting down the rail line that links mines to the Richards Bay export terminal, freight firm Transnet...

South Africa shuts rail export line over train derailment

South Africa shuts rail export line over train derailment

South Africa’s Transnet said on Thursday that a 200-wagon coal train derailed, shutting down the rail line that links mines to the Richards Bay export terminal....

South Sudan's oil sector gets $1bn boost from South Africa

South Sudan’s oil sector gets $1bn boost from South Africa

South Africa will invest $1 billion in South Sudan’s oil sector, the South African minister for energy and his South Sudanese counterpart for petroleum said on Friday....

Crane collapses at South Africa’s Port Elizabeth

Crane collapses at South Africa’s Port Elizabeth

A large gantry crane at South Africa’s Port Elizabeth collapsed in heap of metal during strong winds on Tuesday morning. South Africa’s Transnet National Ports...

South Africa allows private use of marijuana

The Constitutional Court in South Africa has decriminalised the private use of marijuana on Tuesday. The ruling came after a provincial high court in 2017 found out that...

Theresa May gifts South Africa bell of sunken WWI ship

Theresa May gifts South Africa bell of sunken WWI ship

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South africa on Tuesday thanked British Prime Minister Theresa May for handing over the bell of a World War I ship on which over 600 black...

South Africa arrests Russian ship heading to Lagos with explosives

South Africa arrests Russian ship heading to Lagos with explosives

The South African police on Thursday said they boarded a Russian-registered cargo ship allegedly carrying illegal weapons and explosives en route to Lagos, Nigeria. The...

glencore

South Africa okays Glencore’s bid for Chevron assets

South Africa’s competition watchdog has approved Glencore’s roughly $900 million bid for Chevron’s local and Botswana assets on Thursday. The approval of the bid...

The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

Sanusi slams Nigeria, South Africa for not signing AfCTA

The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi has berated Nigeria and South Africa over delay in signing the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA). The agreement was...

Buhari

Is the Federal Government’s response to the killings of Nigerians in South Africa appropriate?

No. The response has not been decisive enough to send the right signals to the international community that Nigeria values the lives of her citizenry.It is the same...

PHOTOS: President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa visits Buhari 

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday hosted the President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa at the presidential villa, Aso Rock, Abuja.  Both men held a meeting and...

South Africa halt flights of SA Express over safety

South Africa halt flights of SA Express over safety

South Africa’s Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) on Thursday said it had suspended all flights of state-run airline SA Express over safety concerns. The decision comes...