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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Hosts Conference On Digitalising African Identity Cardsauthorities in support of their mission of developing ID systems. The event in
Rwanda Hosts Conference On Digitalising African Identity Cards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 33 minutes ago
authorities in support of their mission of developing ID systems. The event includes a site visit at NIDA that gives the African government delegates hands-on demonstrations of the best practices adopted in Rwanda. Pascal Nyamulinda, the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
600 tons of looted squid on trawlersmor ning Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD The shocking discovery was made in the East
600 tons of looted squid on trawlers
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 hours ago
mor ning Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD The shocking discovery was made in the East London port yesterday after the South African government sent fisheries vessels backed with naval muscle to capture two smart new industrial-strength Chinese... Read more
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Al.com
Mobile councilman shot in South Africa faces 'positive' prognosismembers, including U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions' office and Rep. Terri Sewell "for t
Mobile councilman shot in South Africa faces 'positive' prognosis
Al.com / Posted 10 hours ago
members, including U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions' office and Rep. Terri Sewell "for their assistance with working with the South African government to ensure Mr. Small's safety after the incident and his care since." The press advisory doesn't provide... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
A Political glance in the mirrorto climb out of the poverty cycle that is gripping the populace. Now I have to
A Political glance in the mirror
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 hours ago
to climb out of the poverty cycle that is gripping the populace. Now I have to be fair this in not indicative of the South African Government alone it is a trend that is in fact evident right throughout the World in general. Wars are spreading... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arms deal inquiry cost SA nearly R140mfound no support or corroboration for allegations of corruption in selecting th
Arms deal inquiry cost SA nearly R140m
iol.co.za / Posted 15 hours ago
found no support or corroboration for allegations of corruption in selecting the arms manufacturers contracted by the South African government, and encountered not a shred of evidence that any of the “senior politicians in the government of the day”... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Q&a With Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, Director, AfDB Statistics Department, and Officer-Charge of the Chief Economist Complexsector from the current average level of about 0.3% of GDP to at least 3.4% of
Q&a With Charles Leyeka Lufumpa, Director, AfDB Statistics Department, and Officer-Charge of the Chief Economist Complex
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
sector from the current average level of about 0.3% of GDP to at least 3.4% of GDP. Furthermore, the Bank will support African governments in strengthening energy policy, regulation and sector governance. The Bank's research agenda in this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Press Review 23 May 2016victims of the conflict in Somalia? Ugandan police officers die in clash over f
African Press Review 23 May 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
victims of the conflict in Somalia? Ugandan police officers die in clash over fishing rights on Lake Albert. And a South African government minister is in trouble for alleged people-smuggling. The Somali refugee crisis has turned into a high... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intra-Regional Trade Affected by Visa Requirementsin Namibia that lasts for two hours is incomprehensible especially when Namibia
Intra-Regional Trade Affected by Visa Requirements
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
in Namibia that lasts for two hours is incomprehensible especially when Namibians are not treated the same by the South African Government," he stressed. Shaanika said that they have formally taken this issue up with the government without any... Read more
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iol.co.za
PIC in talks to create group for Barclays Africa bidCapital, “but nothing is firmed up”. The PIC oversees almost R2 trillion ($128
PIC in talks to create group for Barclays Africa bid
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Capital, “but nothing is firmed up”. The PIC oversees almost R2 trillion ($128 billion) and manages the bulk of the South African Government Employee Pension Fund’s money. Barclays Africa rose 0.5 percent to R141.80 by 9.21am in Johannesburg,... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Zoo passionof every animal in every major zoo in the world.Along with his zoo postings, Le
Zoo passion
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted yesterday
of every animal in every major zoo in the world.Along with his zoo postings, Lee has carried out fieldwork for the South African government in Zululand, spending three months alone in a swamp to study the local elephant population - while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA, Cuba to Strengthen Relationsin Pretoria. "South Africa is a beneficiary of Cuba's on-going assistance in s
SA, Cuba to Strengthen Relations
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in Pretoria. "South Africa is a beneficiary of Cuba's on-going assistance in support of the five priorities of the South African Government, through joint programmes in health, labour, defence, social development, housing and infrastructure," the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
I saved a child from abuse and abandonment Mapisa Nqakulaher, befriended the minister’s children during holiday visits to Burundi while
I saved a child from abuse and abandonment Mapisa Nqakula
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
her, befriended the minister’s children during holiday visits to Burundi while she was on her diplomatic tour for the South African government. Mimi visited Mapisa-Nqakula twice and spent the 2013 Christmas holidays in South Africa. “As required by... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rainbow Nation can be a lesson for Palestiniansfriendship with the ANC. So perhaps Abbas’s “official” visit - at the head of
Rainbow Nation can be a lesson for Palestinians
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
friendship with the ANC. So perhaps Abbas’s “official” visit - at the head of a “high-powered” delegation, the South African government says - is also designed to remind South Africans, Palestinians and the world about who South Africa’s real... Read more
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Quartz
The US can now sell chicken to South Africans but that doesn’t mean they’ll eat itto allow chicken imports from the US, and the White House threatening to suspen
The US can now sell chicken to South Africans but that doesn’t mean they’ll eat it
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
to allow chicken imports from the US, and the White House threatening to suspend Pretoria’s trade benefits. The South African government may have capitulated, but a lot of South Africans won’t eat the American meat. Nor will they be finding it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers Co-Chairs 13th South Africa - Cuba Joint Consultative Mechanism, 23 Mayof Cuba. South Africa is a beneficiary of Cuba's on-going assistance in suppor
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers Co-Chairs 13th South Africa - Cuba Joint Consultative Mechanism, 23 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of Cuba. South Africa is a beneficiary of Cuba's on-going assistance in support of the five priorities of the South African Government, through joint programmes in health, labour, defence, social development, housing and infrastructure. One... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Expedite Single Air Transport Market'that inter-Africa flights remain expensive compared to international flights ou
'Expedite Single Air Transport Market'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
that inter-Africa flights remain expensive compared to international flights out of Africa. He said it was high time that African Governments attend to issues affecting inter-Africa air travel connectivity, which is key to job creation, economic... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Govt takes over $200m Air Zim debtshareholding in order to encourage investment. He spoke after AirZim acting ch
Govt takes over $200m Air Zim debt
New Zimbabwe / Posted 4 days ago
shareholding in order to encourage investment. He spoke after AirZim acting chief executive officer, Edmund Makona, urged African government to take steps to save national airlines, which he said played a critical role in facilitating trade and... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
It's up to SA govt to invite Mugabe to Fort Hare celebrations, says his spokespersonattendance at the University of Fort Hare’s centenary celebration on Friday. G
It's up to SA govt to invite Mugabe to Fort Hare celebrations, says his spokesperson
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
attendance at the University of Fort Hare’s centenary celebration on Friday. George Charamba told News24 that the South African government had to make the final decision on whether to invite the Zimbabwean leader to the country’s oldest... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
DA questions Rosatom 'transaction'The Democratic Alliance believes that the South African government is selling i
DA questions Rosatom 'transaction'
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
The Democratic Alliance believes that the South African government is selling intellectual property to Russia's state-owned energy company, Rosatom. Rosatom is one of the companies bidding to build a fleet of nuclear power stations in South Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Participation Vital in Developmentthe largest anti-retrovirals roll-out in the world after an HIV and Aids lobby
Participation Vital in Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the largest anti-retrovirals roll-out in the world after an HIV and Aids lobby group took to the streets. Today, the South African government is at logger heads not only with its alliance partners but civil society at large over the imposition of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Fort Hare centenary celebrations to go ahead GovtWim Pretorius, News24 East London – The South African Government on Thursday s
Fort Hare centenary celebrations to go ahead Govt
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Wim Pretorius, News24 East London – The South African Government on Thursday said that centenary celebrations at the University of Fort Hare will continue as planned. GCIS spokesperson Donald Liphoko, said that the presence of security agencies... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Embrace Local Content to Spur Growthin the value of imported parts and components in each domestically assembled ve
Embrace Local Content to Spur Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
in the value of imported parts and components in each domestically assembled vehicle; similar measures imposed by the South African government in its vehicles sector from 1965 to 1985 resulted in a nearly one-quarter decrease import penetration... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Visa Requirements for SA Citizens Negatively Impact Cross-Border Tradein Namibia that lasts for two hours is incomprehensible, especially when Namibi
Visa Requirements for SA Citizens Negatively Impact Cross-Border Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
in Namibia that lasts for two hours is incomprehensible, especially when Namibians are not treated the same by the South African Government," decried Shaanika. He said the NCCI has formally taken up the issue with the Namibian Government without... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Breaking the ANC Omertà – Gordhan, Pillay, Dramat, McBride, only the tip of the iceberghad spun out of control. When these operatives began working together, whether
Breaking the ANC Omertà – Gordhan, Pillay, Dramat, McBride, only the tip of the iceberg
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
had spun out of control. When these operatives began working together, whether in the security agencies run by a new South African government or in the private sector, they shared a culture of cynicism and contempt for the law”, writes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hypertension - Why Approach Has Changed to Tackle Silent Killerbehaviour. There are several guidelines that should be followed: Reduce salt i
Hypertension - Why Approach Has Changed to Tackle Silent Killer
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
behaviour. There are several guidelines that should be followed: Reduce salt intake as it raises blood pressure. The South African government has recently legislated salt intake, ruling that salt content in common foods such as bread should be... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mines to carry 67% of acid mining clean up costs ministerenforce the "polluter pays" principle. "We are not shying away from what has h
Mines to carry 67% of acid mining clean up costs minister
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
enforce the "polluter pays" principle. "We are not shying away from what has happened in the past. The previous South African government has never done anything of this nature. Acid mining drainage has been a problem for a long time. We will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Business Condemns Visa Requirements for South AfricansNamibia that lasts for two hours is incomprehensible, especially when Namibians
Business Condemns Visa Requirements for South Africans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Namibia that lasts for two hours is incomprehensible, especially when Namibians are not treated the same way by the South African government," Shaanika stressed. He said the chamber has formally taken up this issue with the government, but... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How to Build a Human Economy for a Continent Where Inequality Is Hardwiredhorizon for a number of African countries; the continent faces economic challen
How to Build a Human Economy for a Continent Where Inequality Is Hardwired
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
horizon for a number of African countries; the continent faces economic challenges not seen for many years. The need for African government leaders to act and intervene to tackle the inequality crisis, is urgent. We had been assured that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Health Convenes Summit On Integration of Compensation Systems, 20 MaySouth African Government to convene a Summit on the integration of compensation
Health Convenes Summit On Integration of Compensation Systems, 20 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
South African Government to convene a Summit on the integration of compensation systems The South African government, led by the Minister of Health Dr. Aaron Motsoaledi (MP), will on 19 and 20 May 2016 convene a Summit on integrating the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
HIV vaccine – closer than evervaccine more feasible with each passing year. Two years after Clinton's call f
HIV vaccine – closer than ever
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
vaccine more feasible with each passing year. Two years after Clinton's call for a focus on vaccine research, the South African government made a significant investment in HIV vaccine research, the first major commitment from an African country.... Read more
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Business Wire
AHF Documentary The People’s Hope Celebrates 15 Years of AIDS Treatment in South Africaworld premiere screening of the poignant documentary in Durban in April. The f
AHF Documentary The People’s Hope Celebrates 15 Years of AIDS Treatment in South Africa
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
world premiere screening of the poignant documentary in Durban in April. The film chronicles AHF’s battles with the South African government and pharmaceutical companies during its campaign to provide affordable HIV medicine to Africa and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Unemployment and Under Employment of Graduates; A devastating phenomenagraduates? Are employees not willing to invest and train graduates? What measur
Unemployment and Under Employment of Graduates; A devastating phenomena
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
graduates? Are employees not willing to invest and train graduates? What measures are being taken by the South African Government? How can we address the issues of Nepotism, Inequality, and Racism in the work place? Is education at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Working Visit to South Sudanbeen deployed to Juba to prepare for the working visit of Deputy President Rama
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Working Visit to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
been deployed to Juba to prepare for the working visit of Deputy President Ramaphosa to South Sudan on Monday. The South African government is working in conjunction with the government of South Sudan to secure the repatriation of the mortal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Continent Urged to Support Tourismfor KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental
Continent Urged to Support Tourism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
for KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Michael Mabuyakhulu. The South African government, according to the minister, has earmarked the sector as a growth industry of national priority because of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Nelson Mandela’s Howick arrest: Was it all a CIA Effort?it saw as communist-supported armed intervention ‘under the guise of African li
Nelson Mandela’s Howick arrest: Was it all a CIA Effort?
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
it saw as communist-supported armed intervention ‘under the guise of African liberation’. It found an ally in the South African government, which was only too willing to collaborate. “…The CIA covert-operations section in Johannesburg had... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Suffer the children: SA’s inequality strikes hardest where it hurts the mostNational Integrated Early Childhood Development Policy is one of the most signi
Suffer the children: SA’s inequality strikes hardest where it hurts the most
Daily Maverick / Posted 7 days ago
National Integrated Early Childhood Development Policy is one of the most significant commitments of the South African government to provide quality ECD services to all infants and young children,” says Zanele Twala, Director: Sector... Read more
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iol.co.za
Racism laws could take years(IJR) has been involved in the process to bring to life South Africa’s National
Racism laws could take years
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
(IJR) has been involved in the process to bring to life South Africa’s National Action Plan (NAP) – the plan the South African government committed to introduce during the 2001 United Nations World Conference against Racism, Racial... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Former CIA Spy Admitted To Helping South Africa Jail Nelson MandelaBlack president after his release. In a recently released article, a former CIA
Former CIA Spy Admitted To Helping South Africa Jail Nelson Mandela
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 7 days ago
Black president after his release. In a recently released article, a former CIA agent admitted that he helped the South African government jail the beloved world leader. Britain’s Sunday Times made the original report that agent Donald Rickard... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Juba for Working Visitbeen deployed to Juba to prepare for the working visit of Deputy President Rama
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Arrives in Juba for Working Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
been deployed to Juba to prepare for the working visit of Deputy President Ramaphosa to South Sudan on Monday. The South African government is working around the clock in conjunction with the government of South Sudan to ensure the repatriation... Read more
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Morningstar
AB InBev Moves Closer to Sealing SABMiller Dealsteady, with several major hurdles now cleared. Most recently, AB InBev confirm
AB InBev Moves Closer to Sealing SABMiller Deal
Morningstar / Posted 7 days ago
steady, with several major hurdles now cleared. Most recently, AB InBev confirmed it reached an agreement with the South African government to approve the deal, and we think the asset sales in Europe will help ease the deal past the European... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Condemns Killing of Eight Policemen in Egyptcondolences to the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt, as well as to fami
Government Condemns Killing of Eight Policemen in Egypt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
condolences to the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt, as well as to families of the deceased. To this end, the South African Government wishes to reiterate its commitment to the international initiatives aimed at fighting the scourge of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Rand, bonds weaken on Gordhan reportThe rand slumped to a two-month low against the US dollar and South African gov
Rand, bonds weaken on Gordhan report
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The rand slumped to a two-month low against the US dollar and South African government bonds weakened sharply following a report that Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan was facing arrest. The government and the police have denied that Minister Gordhan... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Rand, bonds weaken on Gordhan reportThe rand slumped to a two-month low against the US dollar and South African gov
Rand, bonds weaken on Gordhan report
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 8 days ago
The rand slumped to a two-month low against the US dollar and South African government bonds weakened sharply following a report that Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan was facing arrest. The government and the police have denied that Minister Gordhan... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rand softer in nervous tradeJohannesburg - South African government bonds weakened sharply and the rand hit
Rand softer in nervous trade
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Johannesburg - South African government bonds weakened sharply and the rand hit a two-month low against the dollar on Monday after a newspaper report, denied by the government, that Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan faces arrest. The police also... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Black First Land First: The Black Agenda is upon usperson talking.” Next on the podium was Thabo Ledwaba from the Revolutionary M
Black First Land First: The Black Agenda is upon us
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
person talking.” Next on the podium was Thabo Ledwaba from the Revolutionary Movement of South Africa, who said the South African Government called for the integration of black people into white supremacy freedom. He said the current government... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pretoria on the road to peace in Damascus?the Syrian crisis, writes Peter Fabricius. The EU visited South Africa last we
Pretoria on the road to peace in Damascus?
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
the Syrian crisis, writes Peter Fabricius. The EU visited South Africa last week for regular consultations with the South African government on bilateral relations and wider international problems. It evidently found Pretoria's thinking still... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidential Protection Officer Passes Away in JubaSibongile Sithole, the Sithole family, friends and colleagues," said Deputy Pre
Presidential Protection Officer Passes Away in Juba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Sibongile Sithole, the Sithole family, friends and colleagues," said Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. He said the South African government is working together with the South Sudanese government to ensure that the mortal remains of Warrant... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Ramaphosa sends condolences to family of police officer who died in South Sudanand prayers are with the widow‚ Sibongile Sithole‚ the Sithole family‚ friends
Ramaphosa sends condolences to family of police officer who died in South Sudan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
and prayers are with the widow‚ Sibongile Sithole‚ the Sithole family‚ friends and colleagues‚” said Ramaphosa. "The South African government is working together with the South Sudanese government to ensure that the mortal remains of Warrant... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
South African chosen for young African leaders projectpopulation is below the age of 35. Constantinides was recently awarded the Ubu
South African chosen for young African leaders project
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
population is below the age of 35. Constantinides was recently awarded the Ubuntu Youth Diplomacy award from the South African government. She is also an Archbishop Tutu African Oxford Fellow and has worked over the past 18 months on human... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SA joins chorus of condemning attack on Egyptian govt vehicleDepartment of International Relations and Cooperation spokesperson Nelson Kgwet
SA joins chorus of condemning attack on Egyptian govt vehicle
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Department of International Relations and Cooperation spokesperson Nelson Kgwete said, “To this end, the South African government wishes to reiterate its condemnation of all forms of terrorism from which ever quarter that they emanates... Read more
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