S.Africa's Woolworths lifts H1 profit by 29%

Woolworths goes big in Namibia

Woolworths opened a ninth store at The Grove in Windhoek, Namibia. The store also boasts the country’s largest food market.

Informal traders play a big role in S.Africa’s economy

With the informal sector contributing around 29 per cent to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP), it is a force to be reckoned with.

Zambian President Sata dies in London aged 77

Zambian President Michael Sata has died in London, where he had been receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness.