COAT OF ARMS
|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 - Sep 23, 2017: 50 Learners Treated for Food Poisoning After Eating Muffins At School - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Fifty learners were treated for food poisoning after eating muffins at a high school in Mokopane, Limpopo, paramedics said on Saturday.
- Sat - Sep 23, 2017: Aids Activist David Ross Patient Has Died - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] World renowned South African AIDS activist David Ross Patient, who was diagnosed with HIV in 1983, died on Friday evening after contracting pneumonia following an operation.
- Sat - Sep 23, 2017: 'Dassie' the Dog's Barks for Help Lead to Unusual Mountain Rescue - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] A dog who found itself stuck on a mountain ledge in the Stellenbosch area has a farm resident to thank for its rescue after she heard cries for help and ensured that a rescue team was able to find it.
- Sat - Sep 23, 2017: Campus Protest Trauma 'The New Normal' - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[News24Wire] Universities are often portrayed as places of considered debate, and learning.
- Fri - Sep 22, 2017: Minister Lindiwe Sisulu - Human Settlements Development Summit - AllAfrica News: South Africa
[Govt of SA] Speech by LN Sisulu, Minister of Human Settlements on the occasion of the 2017 Human Settlements Development Summit, Birchwood Conference Centre, Boksburg