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19/09/2014 Lagos building collapse survivor recounts ordeal

A Nigerian man on Friday claimed that he spent over 24 hours under the rubble of a Lagos church building, blaming "Satan" rather than structural...

19/09/2014 Reeva's mother to publish book after Pistorius murder acquittal

The mother of Reeva Steenkamp, the model killed by South African star athlete Oscar Pistorius, will publish a book about her daughter, publishers...

19/09/2014 Gay-friendly mosque launches quiet 'revolution' in South Africa

Against a global background of rising Islamist militancy a new mosque where gay people are welcome, Christians too, and women are treated equally...

19/09/2014 South Africa police snare rhino poaching gang

South African investigators said Friday they have arrested the suspected ring leader of a rhino poaching gang believed to be behind the killing of...

19/09/2014 Tell your story of growing up in South Africa

Understanding that telling stories brings people together to build understanding, the government has launched the Tell Your Story campaign to...

19/09/2014 Black filmmakers get boost for big productions

South Africa has launched a three-year incentive scheme to help black filmmakers develop their businesses to the point they can take on big...

19/09/2014 South Africa sees sharp jump in murder rate

The murder rate in crime-plagued South Africa rose to almost 47 killings a day in the past year, according to damning police statistics released...

 
 
 
 
 
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Obtaining a work permit for South Africa

Obtaining a work permit for South Africa

There are three main types of temporary work permits one can apply for in South Africa.

Emergency phone numbers South Africa

Emergency phone numbers South Africa

Here's a listing of the numbers you may need in case of emergency.

Healthcare in South Africa

Healthcare in South Africa

Only 40 percent of South Africa’s spending on health care goes to the public sector and the government has encouraged more people to take out private medical cover in order to ease the burden on the public system.

Banking in South Africa

Banking in South Africa

From how to set up an account before you arrive to the where, how, and when of banking once you're there, we take you through the details of banking as an expat in South Africa.