Two orcas named Port and Starboard have been killing great whites and tearing out their organs, scientists say, causing sharks to flee the area en masse.
Multiple theories have been put forward to explain the mystery deaths of the teens whose bodies were found in a bar in South Africa. Experts believe they likely died due to chemical asphyxiation.
Particles from outer space helped refine the age estimates of South African ancestors of humans.
The teenagers' bodies were found in a nightclub and bar in the South African town of East London, with reports saying they had no visible wounds or signs of injury.
In a major ruling, a South African court ordered developers to halt construction on the sacred heritage site, pending consultation with the Khoi and San First Nation Peoples.
Heroin addiction is surging since mass-produced capsules have triggered gun wars on South Africa’s east coast.
A suspect has been charged with arson after a fire "completely gutted" the National Assembly in Cape Town, before reigniting a day later.
Some of South Africa’s rural communities are snapping up jabs, outpacing urban areas. But experts warn there could be hidden costs, while it’s too early to gauge the impact of the Omicron variant.
The 69-year-old has mild symptoms but has handed over duties to his deputy president for a week. It hasn't been disclosed whether Ramaphosa is carrying the Omicron variant.
VICE News spoke to Dr. Angelique Coetzee about her findings and the world’s reaction to the new variant.
Only 10 cases of the new variant, first spotted in Botswana, have been reported to date, but virologists say there is cause for concern.