Johannesburg: Celebration of National Independence Day

On Sunday the 21st of March 2010, the celebration of the National Greek Independence Day of March 25th took place in Johannesburg, South Africa,...

NEPOMAK Executive Council Meeting in South Africa

The Executive Council of NEPOMAK met in South Africa over the Christmas period from 27-30 December 2011. Members of the Executive Council from around...

South Africa Hellenism Honors Human Rights Lawyer George Bizos

(George Bizos (left) with Terence Quick) Greece's Deputy Foreign Minister Terence Quick honored South Africa's emblematic lawyer George Bizos at a special event in Johannesburg...

Woman Teaches Greek to South African Children

Jabavu East Primary School is operating as a hearth of Greek culture and civilization in the area of Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa, thanks to...

Young Greek Girls Burned as ‘Satanic Ritual’ in Johannesburg

Kirsty Theologo, 18, and her 16-year-old friend named only as Bronwyn were attacked in the early hours of Saturday at a remote beauty spot...

Vassos Lyssarides Honored by President Zuma

Vassos Lyssarides is known as a man of vision with a firm belief in human equality. A close associate of Archbishop Makarios, he is...

CNN Hires Greek Eleni Giokos as Business Correspondent

CNN International has hired Greek journalist Eleni Giokos as a business correspondent, to be based in the network’s Johannesburg bureau. Giokos was previously with Bloomberg TV...

100,000-Year-Old Art Studio Unearthed in Africa

From cave painters to Greek sculptors to post-modern filmmakers, humanity has always had its share of artists. Now, there's evidence that humans were making...

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Visits South Africa

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Konstantinos Tsiaras completed his official visit to South Africa and commented upon returning to Athens that he received very positive...

Alexandrian Patriarch’s visit to South Africa

The Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa, Theodore II, last week visited the Orthodox Christian educational institute “Saint Athanasios” in a Johannesburg suburb, which...