South Sudan

South Africa takes sides in South Sudan

Simon Allison

A South African citizen was sentenced to death in a courtroom in Juba. But what exactly was William Endley doing in South Sudan to begin with?

South African sentenced to death in South Sudan

Jason Patinkin

A South Sudanese court has sentenced a South African retired army colonel to death by hanging for his alleged role in supporting rebels

Senegal's rappers continue to 'cry from the heart' for a more just society

Zachariah Mampilly

Across the continent, musicians are not only a symbolic soundtrack for struggles – they are marching on the frontlines and leading social movements.

There are better ways for SA to assist South Sudan than military cooperation

Jonathan Pedneault

South Africa risks becoming complicit in South Sudanese abuses

Sudanese student killed in protests against bread price rise

Agence France-Presse

Protests broke out in areas of war-torn Darfur, Blue Nile states and the capital Khartoum with demonstrators burning tyres and blocking roads