In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
The mother of a newborn baby abducted from the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto claims the infant was bought for R2 500.
A Pretoria woman was reportedly asked to sell her 11-month-old baby to an unknown man at a Centurion mall.
The 79 school children kidnapped by unidentified gunmen from a school in Cameroon have been released, but they "look tired and psychologically tortured", says a church official.
Experts say there is no credible data on child kidnappings and creating false panic is not going to make the problem go away.
The International Committee of the Red Cross has made an urgent appeal to an affiliate of the Islamic State organisation in Nigeria to spare the lives of two abducted health workers.
A multimillion-rand ransom payment for the release of Cape Town businessman Liyaqat Parker has led incoming Cape Town mayor Dan Plato to raise several questions about the police's investigation of the kidnapping.
Video clips depicting child kidnappings and abductions, which have gone viral on social media, appear to be hoaxes, the South African Police Service says.
It’s been two weeks since a seven-month-old baby went missing and the search is still on to find her.
As the manhunt continues for those who kidnapped Cape Town businessman Liyaqat Parker, kidnappers have reportedly demanded a ransom in Bitcoin.
Following the murder and rape of 6-year-old Stacey Adams in Eastridge, Mitchells Plain, and the community's outrage at the incident, News24's Jenna Etheridge pieces together a country's shame.
A 21-year-old woman will appear in court in East London on kidnapping charges, after an abducted 2-year-old child was found in a house on New Year’s Eve.
Kenya's police chief says gunmen have kidnapped an Italian volunteer along Kenya's coast.
At least 79 school pupils abducted by gunmen this week in a troubled English-speaking region of Cameroon have been freed, the country's communications minister says.
Gunmen have abducted six children from a school in Bamenda, the capital of the northwestern, English-speaking Northwest region of Cameroon, a teacher says.
Africa's youngest billionaire has been kidnapped by gunmen in Tanzania's economic capital Dar es Salaam, officials say.
Parents should also know who has access to their children, Police Minister Bheki Cele has said during the memorial for nine-year-old Miguel Louw.
As child abduction fears heighten, a group of Cape Town primary school pupils have fled in panic, apparently to escape a motorist.
The family has called on anyone who might have any information to contact the police.
A Cape Town businessman has apparently been kidnapped from outside his work premises in Parow.
A 34-year-old primary school teacher has heard how she made a fool out of South Africa’s caring public when she pretended she had been hijacked and that her baby had been abducted.
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