Two British health workers stuck in South Africa are appealing for help getting back to the UK so they can join the NHS battle against coronavirus.
Virus prevention measures have taken a violent turn in parts of Africa as countries impose lockdowns and curfews or seal off major cities.
Joseph Shabalala, the founder of the South African multi-Grammy Award-winning music group Ladysmith Black Mambazo, has died aged 78.
An Aberdeen star struck down by a rare illness has returned home after an anonymous benefactor stepped in to fund his journey.
Strictly Come Dancing champion Oti Mabuse will travel back to her home country of South Africa to film a one-off BBC special.
An Aberdeen cricket star who was struck down by a rare illness will be able to return home after an anonymous benefactor stepped in to fund his journey.
Jodie Whittaker has told of a “terrifying” experience she had on the set of Doctor Who, adding that she “could have died”.
Shahin Hassan has said that he feels “really gutted and disappointed” after becoming the first candidate to be fired from The Apprentice.
Arnold Schwarzenegger has reassured fans after a video emerged showing him being drop-kicked in the back during an event in South Africa.
The term “transperson” and other words focused on gender identity will now be included in Scrabble.
Kate Beckinsale has admitted to missing the British sense of humour – especially in men.
A new exhibition about Nelson Mandela will go beyond the “Mandela myth” and tell the story of his “remarkable life” through unseen personal possessions.
Oprah Winfrey has delivered a rousing tribute to Nelson Mandela and urged the youth of South Africa and beyond to overcome failure and trauma on the road to accomplishing their goals.
South Africans have joined former US president Barack Obama in marking the centennial of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela’s birth with acts of charity in a country still struggling with deep economic inequality 24 years after the end of white minority rule.
A “sentimental” farewell celebration has been held for the last ship built in Aberdeen.
South African musician Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78.
South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78.
South African jazz musician and anti-apartheid activist Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78, according to the Associated Press. A statement issued by his family said he died peacefully in Johannesburg, surrounded by his family, after suffering from prostate cancer.
A woman from New Zealand is preparing to embark upon a globetrotting “trip of a lifetime” in memory of her dad.
Small no-fishing zones around colonies of African penguins can help this struggling species, new research shows.
Paul Lawrie won his first title since 2012 with victory at the Dimension Data Pro-Am in South Africa.
Watch: 96th-minute equalising bicycle kick from a goalkeeper is without question the most outrageous goal of 2016
Oscarine Masuluke is a goalkeeper who plays for Baroka FC – and this was him, but on a really good day.
THE wife of a murdered dad has said her life is falling apart, two years on from his death.