COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: Pretoria (executive), Cape Town (legislative), Bloemfontein (judicial)Government: Unitary Parliamentary Constitutional Republic
Current President: Cyril Ramaphosa
Population: 55,380,210 (2018)
Land Size: 1.22 million sq km (470,693 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Sat - Oct 19, 2019: Specialists Sent to School Where 190 Pupils Fell Ill - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] The Gauteng Department of Health has sent specialists to investigate an incident at Nomini Primary School, south of Johannesburg, where 190 pupils fell ill.
- Sat - Oct 19, 2019: Court Dismisses Jiba's Bid to Be Reinstated At NPA - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Sacked deputy national director of public prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba's application to be reappointed has been dismissed in the Western Cape High Court with costs.
- Sat - Oct 19, 2019: Family of 8-Year-Old Boy Finds 'Closure' As Police Confirm Remains Found On Field Are His - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] The decomposed body of a child found on an open field in Malabar, Port Elizabeth, last month is that of Recolin Keagan Witbooi, the police confirmed on Friday.
- Sat - Oct 19, 2019: Matric Couple Arrested for Faking Kidnapping and Demanding R1m Ransom - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Mpumalanga police have arrested a young couple for faking a kidnapping and demanding a R1m ransom.
- Sat - Oct 19, 2019: Cape Town Mayor Addresses Refugees Camped Outside the UNHCR in Protest - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[GroundUp] Over 200 people are sleeping rough in a protest that has no end in sight