Nigeria awaits election results with Jonathan pitting against Buhari
Nigerians awaits the first results of a closely fought general election. UN chief Ban Ki-moon called for calm after deadly riots followed 2011 polls.
Ferrari’s Vettel breathes life into season with Malaysian win
Two days after being fairly criticised by Formula One’s chief executive, Sebastian Vettel made appropriate amends.
Vavi won't give Cosatu back on a 'silver platter'
Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi will not be resigning and says he will return to the trenches to try and mobilise workers.
EFF considers alignment with group of black lawyers
Black lawyers gathered in Midrand to discuss mobilising an association that would align itself with the EFF and represent disadvantaged communities.
Zuma: 2015 will be a busy year for ANC politics
Jacob Zuma has admitted that the state of the ANC’s leagues is a weakness within the organisation and has called on leaders not to interfere.
Nigeria votes: What could go terribly wrong, or wonderfully right, with the election?
Nigeria votes today in a closely fought election after a campaign dominated by a slowing economy and a war against Islamist Boko Haram militants.
Saps: Validity of Jiba summons not questioned
The SA Police Service says it has never questioned the validity of a summons delivered against deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba.
Al Jazeera demands release of staff detained in Nigeria
Nigeria’s military continues to hold two Al Jazeera journalists who have been detained for close to a week.
Numsa: Eskom's version of 'illegal strike' false
The metalworkers union says workers at the Medupi power station were partaking in a peaceful protest after which Eskom decided to shut down the plant.
Desperation drives boxers' fight to turn pro
The annual quest for a boxing licence is a tough struggle, but those who make it live their dreams.
150 dead in plane crash in French Alps
The cause of the crash remains a mystery but authorities have recovered a black box from the Airbus A320 at the crash site.
Reprieve for rand and consumers
Inflation is down and the currency has revived against the dollar, but a petrol price hike looms.