Tag: Africas

IAEA Concludes Long Term Operational Safety Review of South Africa’s Koeberg Nuclear Power Plant

IAEA Concludes Long Term Operational Safety Review of South Africa’s Koeberg Nuclear Power Plant

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts today completed a review of long term operational safety at the Koeberg Nu ...
South Africa’s last white president, FW de Klerk, dies at the age of 85 after battling cancer

South Africa’s last white president, FW de Klerk, dies at the age of 85 after battling cancer

South Africa's last white President Frederik Willem (FW) de Klerk died on Thursday morning at his home in Ce Town, the FW de Klerk ...
South Africa’s Damon Galgut wins Booker Prize for The Promise

South Africa’s Damon Galgut wins Booker Prize for The Promise

South African writer Damon Galgut won the prestigious Booker Prize for fiction on Wednesday for The Promise, a novel about a white family's reckoni ...

South Africa’s Ramhosa appoints Godongwana as finance minister as Mboweni resigns

South African President Cyril Ramhosa on Thursday named the chairman of the Southern African Development Bank, Enoch Godongwana, a ...
South Africa’s ex-president Jacob Zuma in police custody

South Africa’s ex-president Jacob Zuma in police custody

South African former president Jacob Zuma turned himself in to police on Wednesday to begin 15 months in jail for contempt of court, the culminatio ...

Coronavirus: Tunisia, Africa’s hardest hit nation, lifts lockdown

Despite the highest number of reported deaths per capita in Africa, Tunisia has ended its week-long lockdown. In the first year, ...