South Africa hosts an American Idol-esque TV show, 'Jail Star,' where inmates from Nelson Mandela's former prison perform for a panel of wardens and a fellow jailbird.
The news that Angolan separatists sprayed bullets into the Togo team's bus on Friday, killing three and wounding several others, has cast a dark shadow over the African Cup of Nations soccer tournament. What can South Africa learn from this?
FIFA settled the World Cup draw in South Africa today ahead of next summer's tournament. The US will face off against England and minnows Algeria and Slovenia.
South Africa loses to Brazil in the semi-finals of the Confederations Cup.