South Africa

Soldiers carry injured survivors from a helicopter in Chimanimani about 600 kilometres south east of Harare, Zimbabwe, Tuesday, March, 19, 2019. AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
March 19, 2019 - 2:58 pm
By FARAI MUTSAKA and ANDREW MELDRUM Associated Press CHIMANIMANI, Zimbabwe (AP) — Aid workers rushed to rescue victims clinging to trees and crammed on rooftops against rapidly rising waters Tuesday after a cyclone unleashed devastating floods in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. More than 238 were...
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(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, FILE)
September 11, 2018 - 4:34 pm
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Relax. That's the message South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has for anyone fretting about the nation's plans for land reform, which drew a critical tweet from President Donald Trump last month. The government won't allow "land grabs," and land redistribution designed to...
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(AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
July 17, 2018 - 10:26 am
By ANDREW MELDRUM , Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama on Tuesday was making his highest-profile speech since leaving office, urging people around the world to respect human rights and other values under threat in an address marking the 100th anniversary of anti...
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