The rand plunges to a new record low
A short while ago, the rand hit 22 to the pound, 15.95 to the euro and 14.66 to the dollar.
SA’s economic status dealt a blow
Standard & Poor's has changed its outlook from stable to negative.
Nigerian commission: We made a ‘typo’ on MTN's penalty figure
This week, MTN confirmed that the commission had reduced the fine to $3,4 billion.
'Next generation can't be condemned to face effects of climate change'
Speaking at the COP21 conference in Paris, Barack Obama has called on the world to be patient.
SA’s trade deficit widens due to dwindling export
Exports decreased from September to October by six percent.
Petrol up, diesel down from Wednesday
The price of petrol goes up 1 cent a litre, while diesel is going down between 2 and 4 cents per litre.
SA economy grew by 0.7% in third quarter
Growth in the third quarter is good news as a technical recession was on the cards.
At least 6 dead in Cameroon suicide bombings
Four suicide bombers have blown themselves up in a northern town near of Fotokol, injuring about 12 others.
1 dead, 7 injured in N12 collision
It’s understood the accident happened last night after a bakkie collided with a light motor vehicle.
Mixed reaction to repo rate hike
Yesterday, the Reserve Bank announced that interest rates will increase to 6.25% as of today.
Zuma: Glenn Mashinini is not my friend
Mashinini was appointed to head the IEC despite opposition MPs raising concerns about his closeness to Zuma.
German police make two more arrests linked to #ParisAttacks
This brings to 7 the total number of arrests made today in connection with last Friday's deadly events.
#ParisAttacks UPDATE: German authorities confirm 5 arrested
German police have confirmed they’ve arrested two more suspects linked to the deadly Paris attacks.
World mourns victims of Paris deadly attacks
Civilians in cities including New York, Toronto and Chicago held vigils in solidarity with Parisians.
Paris counts cost of “worst attack since World War II”
129 people are dead, 352 wounded and 99 are in a critical condition.
Paris attacks condemned, over 150 dead
Around seven attacks were reported around Paris with gunmen shooting people having dinner.
The world's most prosperous countries ranked
The UK-based Legatum Institute has released its prosperity index for the year, which ranks 142 countries.
Rand continues to slide against major currencies
US jobs data and statements from the Federal Reserve have had a profound effect on the rand.