6 January King Victor Thulare III, 40, royal, South African king of the Pedi people (since 2020); COVID-19. 11 January Mario Masuku, 69, Eswatini politician. 18 January Nombulelo Hermans, South African politician, member of the National Assembly (since 2019); COVID-19.
The 2021 South African municipal elections were held on 1 November 2021, to elect councils for all district, metropolitan and local municipalities in each of the country's nine provinces. It is the sixth municipal election held in South Africa since the end of apartheid in 1994, held every five years.
The 2021 South African unrest is a series of ongoing riots and protests in the South African provinces of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng. It began on 9 July and then spread to Gauteng on the evening of 11 July. The riots began as a protest following the arrest and detainment of former President Jacob Zuma.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa. It is bounded to the south by 2,798 kilometres (1,739 mi) of coastline that stretch along the South Atlantic and Indian Oceans ;    to the north by the neighbouring countries of Namibia , Botswana , and Zimbabwe ; and to the east and northeast by Mozambique and Eswatini .
The 202122 South African Premier Division season from 20 August 2021 to 30 May 2022 was the 26th season of the Premier Soccer League since its establishment in 1996. Mamelodi Sundowns were the four-time defending champions. This season's winner will qualify for the 202223 CAF Champions League along with the second placed team. The 3rd placed team and Nedbank Cup winners qualify for the 202223 CAF Confederation Cup.
The Wiki Science Competition is a month-long international science photography competition ending on 16 December 2021. Wikimedia South Africa is organising the South African arm of the competition. The competition was first organized in Estonia, expanded to all of Europe in 2015, and to the rest of the world in 2017.
2 January 2022 Parliament of South Africa fire: A major fire breaks out at the parliamentary complex in Cape Town. 4 January The first part of the final three-part report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture was published. 10 January 2022 Eastern Cape floods: Flooding in Eastern Cape leaves at least 14 dead and ...
24/11/2022 202122 South African Rugby League season. The 2022 South African Rugby League season was the twelfth season of domestic rugby league in South Africa. Two competitions were contested, the Rhino Cup (First Division) and Protea Cup (Second Division), with twelve clubs taking part overall.
The 2021 British & Irish Lions tour to South Africa was an international rugby union tour that took place in South Africa in July and August 2021. The British & Irish Lions, a team selected from players eligible to represent England, Ireland, Scotland or Wales, played a three-match test series against South Africa, and tour matches against three of South Africa's four United Rugby Championship teams and South Africa A. The COVID-19 pandemic significantly disrupted the tour, leading to numerous s
Images from Wiki Loves Africa 2021 in South Africa (221 F) Media in category "2021 in South Africa" The following 2 files are in this category, out of 2 total. Bedfordview.jpg. Nurdle signboard.jpg 3,072 3,169; 636 KB.
The Netherlands cricket team toured South Africa in November and December 2021 to play three One Day International matches. The ODI series formed part of the inaugural 20202023 ICC Cricket World Cup Super League. The teams last played each other in May 2013, with South Africa winning a one-off ODI match. The tour was the first time that the two teams played each other in South Africa. South Africa's regular ODI captain Temba Bavuma was rested for the series, along with Aiden Markram ...
Wikimedia ZA expenses for Jul-Dec 2021 In South African Rands Grant Expenses Account Writing competition R7,000.00 Afrikaans birthday event R11,796.50 Wikipedia bookshelf R352.00 Website costs R2,682.18 Printing & other office costs R759.00 Banking and postal costs R1430.24 Bookkeeper services R26,987.63 Accounting R9,775.00 Staff costs
Wikipedia celebrate 20th birthday (20 January 2021), Memeburn, by Megan Ellis; Wikipedia's South African Contributors (6:40am, 27 January 2021), Kaya Breakfast show, presented by David O' Sullivan, Thabiso Sikwane & Jason Goliath, interview with Douglas Scott, Kaya FM.
28/09/2021 September 28 2021, Johannesburg, South Africa Today, on the International Day for Universal Access to Information, the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit that operates Wikipedia, is launching a campaign in collaboration with the South African creative community to showcase the power of knowledge and everyones right to access, create and share it. Over the next four weeks, the Foundation will release online multimedia content built by South African writers, filmmakers, fashion ...
The main goal of Wikimedia ZA is to diversify, augment and improve the content about South Africa by South Africans on Wikimedia projects. Also to increase the contribution of South Africans in Wikimedia projects with a particular emphasis on expanding the diversity of South African editors whilst growing the community.
23/10/2022 21 September 2021: F The South Africa (Gauteng Division) high court rules in favour of a motion brought by BlindSA ruling that sections of the Copyright Act of 1978 is unconstitutional. BlindSA argued that the current act was unconstitutional as it limits blind people's access to knowledge by denying them the right to transcribe content into braille as the law regarded that as an infringement of the copyright of the original authors.
02/10/2022 Following the chapter's most recent AGM the current Wikimedia South Africa board from 1 October 2022 until the next AGM in late 2023 is made up of the following members: Bobby Shabangu President; Coenraad Loubser; Deon Steyn; Douglas Scott; Ingrid Thomson; Khetiwe Marais; Michael Graaf; Nobantu Modise; Veer Gosai; Past Boards 2021-2022 Board
WM ZA/Annual Report 2020-21. This report outlines and summarises the activities that Wikimedia South Africa (WMZA) has conducted from July 2020 to June 2021. This period covers the 2020/21 simple annual grant period awarded to WMZA by the Wikimedia Foundation. The year 2020 and 2021 was an unusual time for WMZA.