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|Capital: Pretoria (executive), Cape Town (legislative), Bloemfontein (judicial)
Government: Unitary Parliamentary Constitutional Republic
Current President: Jacob Zuma
Population: 54,956,900 (2015)
Land Size: 1.22 million sq km (470,693 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Sat - Mar 25, 2017: Carl Schoombie's Brother Relieved Justice Has Been Served - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] It has been a long road for Carl Schoombie's family since his death after a brutal assault in November 2015, but they never doubted his killers would be convicted.
- Sat - Mar 25, 2017: Philippi Pupils Reject Shipping Container Classrooms - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Philippi High School pupils protested outside the Western Cape legislature on Friday for proper classrooms, instead of the shipping containers they currently use.
- Sat - Mar 25, 2017: Philippi High Students March to Provincial Legislature - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[GroundUp] Learners have been protesting over conditions in the school for years
- Sat - Mar 25, 2017: 'We Are Not Trying to Hide Evidence' - Spur On Play Pen Footage - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Restaurant chain Spur has denied claims that it tried to conceal evidence about the angry exchange between two parents at its Texamo outlet in Oakdene, Johannesburg, last weekend.
- Sat - Mar 25, 2017: 2 Arrested After Couple Attacked, Woman Gang-Raped - Police - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Two people have been arrested after a couple were robbed and the woman gang-raped when they were hijacked on the R511 near Atteridgeville, Pretoria police said on Friday.