“I just want justice for my daughter. It’s not about money. It’s about justice. She attacked my child for no reason,” Debbie Engels, the mother of the alleged victim, Gabriella, said. Reuters has not been able to verify key aspects of the assault.
Opposition parties hoped it would encourage disgruntled legislators with the ruling African National Congress party to vote against Zuma, who has faced numerous allegations of graft while South Africa’s economy has fallen into recession.
“A total of 529 rhino have been poached since January 2017, compared to 542 in the same period for 2016, representing a decrease of 13 rhinos,” Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa said
Indian tourists are the biggest buyers of adventure packages in South Africa and thus helps in creation of more job opportunities among the locals compared to the tourists from other parts of the world.
Vietnam is one of the world’s major transit points and consumers of ivory and rhino horn, especially in Ho Chi Minh city from where 7 tons of ivory was seized last year. The country has banned the hunting of its own dwindling population of elephants.
The controversial remarks led to online reactions with some people supporting his freedom of speech while some condemning him. Following the outrage, Govender tendered his apologies and said the reference to Zuma being a ‘zombie’ was due to his anger at the “dead” way in which he had delivered his address in English.
Helen Zille had said on Twitter: “For those claiming legacy of colonialism was ONLY negative, think of our independent judiciary, transport infrastructure, piped water etc.”
Zuma has survived calls to resign from within the ANC in recent weeks due to disputes over political appointments and his friendship with the Indian-born Gupta family, wealthy businessmen whose companies have contracts with state-owned firms
England and South Africa start three-match ODI series on Wednesday before the ICC Champions Trophy.
England host South Africa for a three-match ODI series before ICC Champions Trophy 2017.
In terms of geographic markets in India, South African tourism is planning to engage potential travellers in tier II markets through the agent-specific ‘Learn South Africa’ programme
US says shopping areas and malls in the commercial hub of Johannesburg and Cape Town, were the main target areas in the suspected planned attacks.
Irvin’s new film “Mandela’s Gun”, about the months before the anti-apartheid icon’s arrest, is due to be screened at the Cannes film festival this week.
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said Friday’s court ruling was a major blow for the president, who has faced months of criticism over various corruption scandals and the country’s dire economic outlook.
Rugby, cricket, soccer, athletics and netball are five federations banned over their failures to create opportunities for black players.