A set of cutting and skinning tools is being hailed as evidence that our ancestors shared knowledge.
The enormous cephalopod was recently discovered washed up along the shoreline in Kommetjie.
Archaeologists have unearthed a child who was buried at Panga ya Saidi cave almost 80,000 years ago.
A congregation pastor in South Africa has a rather unusual way of healing and blessing his attendees.
South Africa's national lottery has come under scrutiny after a perfect progression of numbers was drawn.
An attempted murder investigation is underway in South Africa after a woman was attacked and set on fire.
Dating back 2 million years, the skull belonged to an early human cousin called Paranthropus robustus.
Farmers in Africa have found a novel new way of protecting their livestock from opportunistic predators.
Beachgoers at St Helena Bay were surprised to discover this giant cephalopod on the sand on Sunday morning.
Scientists have identified a region of Africa that was once dominated by a wide variety of predatory dinosaurs.
Researchers have warned that COVID-19 may pose a serious risk to endangered gorilla populations in Africa.
A plague of locusts of biblical proportions has been devouring vast swathes of crops across east Africa.
A tour guide in South Africa recently posted up a photograph showing the fate of his prized goldfish Cleo.
Scientists have discovered what looks like bacteria in water retrieved from isolated 'pockets' in South Africa.
A South African gin known as Indlovu is made by combining regular ingredients with elephant excrement.
Scientists have identified the earliest known evidence of modern humans outside of the African continent.
Scientists have finally determined the origins of a mysterious yellow glass found in the African desert.
The man at the center of a hoaxed 'resurrection' in South Africa has since died under suspicious circumstances.
A pastor who 'resurrected' a man at a funeral recently is now at the center of a viral Internet phenomenon.
Researchers have uncovered the site of a 15th-century city which was once home to over 10,000 people.