Zambia stunned twice-former World champions Portugal at the Under-20 World Cup in South Korea, winning their opening Group C match 2-1 in Jeju.
Flames striker Gabadinho Mhango is celebrating his first Premier Soccer league winner’s medal in South Africa following his club Bidvest Wits’s claiming of their first championship.
New South Africa coach Stuart Baxter has vowed to give Nigeria "a game" when the two teams clash early next month.
South Africans are paying tribute to a former actor on popular local TV series Generations who was killed during a mugging on Sunday night.
The man believed to be the boyfriend of a 22-year-old woman whose killing has shocked South Africa has appeared in court in Johannesburg to face murder charges, local media report.
Riots have hit a small town in South Africa after a magistrate granted bail to two white farmers accused of murdering a 16-year-old black boy.
Malawian international Frank Gabadinho Mhango was an unused substitute when Bidvest Wits overcame Mamelodi Sundowns 1-0 in an Absa Premiership match at the Bidvest Stadium in Johannesburg-South Africa on 1 May.
South Africa's scandal-hit President Jacob Zuma has abandoned a May Day rally after he was booed by workers demanding his resignation.
At least 19 children have been killed in a minibus crash near the South African capital, Pretoria, emergency services and officials say.
About ten employees from the aviation sector are under arrest following the large amounts of Ivory from Malawi that has been impounded abroad.