The motorcade bearing the body of former president Nelson Mandela from One Military Hospital to the Union Buildings in Pretoria, where he will lie in state, left the hospital shortly after 7am on Friday morning.
The Congolese government has signed a peace deal with the M23 rebels it had been fighting in the east of the country until they laid down their arms last month, the Kenyan presidential spokesman said on his official Twitter account on Thursday.
Microwave popcorn makers could face a long and difficult task ridding their snacks of trans fats, if a US Food and Drug Administration proposal to ban the additives goes into effect. Just ask Orville Redenbacher.
There was an air of excitement at the Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria last week as hundreds of fans turned up for the unveiling of a prototype car for a new circuit-racing competition, the Global Touring Car (GTC) series.
The year is 2040. The rain is incessant, with storms that last for days. And it is hot. The heat comes in waves that seem to go on for longer and longer. It turns out that the climate-change hype was real. The daily failure of the ageing electricity grid makes...