Friday April 24, 2015
South Africa's parliament will be suspended from next week to enable politicians to return to their constituencies to spread the anti-xenophobia message, in the wake of deadly attacks on African migrants.
Friday February 13, 2015
Police and politicians traded blows as the opening of South Africa's parliament descended into chaos.
Tuesday November 18, 2014
President Michael D Higgins has described his meeting with South African President Jacob Zuma in Pretoria as "a frank and comprehensive discussion".
Friday November 14, 2014
President Michael D Higgins has arrived in Johannesburg in South Africa on the final leg of his three-country official visit to Africa.
Saturday November 01, 2014
President Michael D Higgins and his wife Sabina will begin an official three-week visit to Africa today.
Friday September 19, 2014
The number of South Africans known to have died in the collapse of a multi-storey megachurch in Lagos last week has risen to 84.
Wednesday September 17, 2014
70 bodies have been recovered from the rubble of a collapsed church building in Lagos, however, according to Nigerian officials, they remain unidentified.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma has announced 67 South Africans died in a building collapse in Nigeria's financial capital Lagos.
Saturday June 07, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma has been admitted to hospital for tests, after previously being advised to take some rest.
Saturday May 10, 2014
South African President Jacob Zuma has dedicated his ANC's landslide victory in general elections to Nelson Mandela.