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Black and white primary school children in South Africa have been seen sitting at separate tables, in a classroom picture that has sparked anger among parents. 

The photo, taken by a teacher, shows a group of 18 white pupils with a small table of the class's handful of black pupils sitting behind at the back of the class tucked away in the corner.  

The image, taken at Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke kindergarten in the north west of the country, was shared on the school's WhatsApp...

Stellenbosch University in South Africa said on Wednesday that three people were being questioned after it opened an investigation into Nazi-inspired posters promoting an "Anglo-Afrikaner Student" event on its campus. The posters, which copied Nazi propaganda images, sparked immediate complaints and public outcry when they appeared on noticeboards at Stellenbosch University, outside Cape Town, on Tuesday.

"The posters and advertised event promoting racial polarisation (and)...

South African paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to six years in prison for the murder of model and law graduate Reeva Steenkamp in 2013.