• WADA suspends accreditation of Africa’s only doping lab

    MONTREAL (AP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday suspended the accreditation of the drug-testing laboratory in South Africa, the only accredited facility in Africa and the latest lab to be stopped from working.

  • Members of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party arrive by bus for the launch of their municipal election manifesto, in Soweto, South Africa, Saturday, April 30, 2016. Fiery South African opposition politician Julius Malema told 40,000 cheering supporters that President Jacob Zuma should step down before the army turns on him because of the corruption allegations against him.(AP Photo/Denis Farrell)

    South Africa: Opposition leader warns president to step down

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Fiery South African opposition politician Julius Malema told 40,000 cheering supporters that President Jacob Zuma should step down before the army turns on him because of the corruption allegations against him.

  • African champs to go ahead despite South Africa hosting ban

    JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s track and field federation says the African championships will not be affected by a government ban on hosting major events.