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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa to introduce racial quotas for national teamsracial quotas at national team level, the board said on Tuesday. The organisat
South Africa to introduce racial quotas for national teams
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
racial quotas at national team level, the board said on Tuesday. The organisation has come under fire from the South African government for a lack of transformation in its national teams, leading to a ban on bidding for international... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Africa needs innovative debt to grow, and is turning to international marketsAfrica needs to borrow to grow its economy, but it must seek innovative alterna
Africa needs innovative debt to grow, and is turning to international markets
Mail & Guardian / Posted 15 hours ago
Africa needs to borrow to grow its economy, but it must seek innovative alternative sources of finance. In the past, African government borrowing largely took the form of loans from development financiers such as the World Bank or International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Idep Delivers Seven Traditional Short Courses for the Benefit of African Government Officials During the First Semester of 2016represented in the courses also attended the ceremonies and commended IDEP for
Idep Delivers Seven Traditional Short Courses for the Benefit of African Government Officials During the First Semester of 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
represented in the courses also attended the ceremonies and commended IDEP for continuing to build the capacities of African government officials in key areas of development planning and economic policy management. For the second semester of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aids Conference Draws to a Closeof government, civil society, the private sector and donors together," said the
Aids Conference Draws to a Close
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of government, civil society, the private sector and donors together," said the Presidency. The Presidency said the South African government delegation, which comprised members of the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) led by Minister Jeff Radebe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
An Africa Fit for ChildrenAfrica. The DAC reminds African nations who felt pity when police officials of
An Africa Fit for Children
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Africa. The DAC reminds African nations who felt pity when police officials of the minority regime of the Apartheid South African government shot dead unarmed young African children who were demonstrating on the streets. The children were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arms Dealers Named in Panama Papersrole in the South African arms deal. That was part of a deal that saw BAE sell
Arms Dealers Named in Panama Papers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
role in the South African arms deal. That was part of a deal that saw BAE sell jet fighters worth £1,6 billion to the South African government in 1999. That Mail and Guardian report said Hailwax was paid £2,5 million. Around 2007, the media and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Health-e News: AIDS 2016 – Glimmers of hope and sobering setbacksfor preventing HIV in the absence of a virus, as it will reduce the levels of H
Health-e News: AIDS 2016 – Glimmers of hope and sobering setbacks
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
for preventing HIV in the absence of a virus, as it will reduce the levels of HIV in communities. It motivated the South African government to decide that, from September, everyone who tests HIV positive will be offered ARVs no matter what their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bilateral Talks Over Imports Ban Underwayhas managed to satisfy authorities why those products should be brought into th
Bilateral Talks Over Imports Ban Underway
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
has managed to satisfy authorities why those products should be brought into the country. The move has unnerved the South African government and its Department of Trade and Industry has warned that such restrictions would have negative... Read more
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The China Post
Arab diplomats vow to defeat 'terror'including to some nations that have ratified the treaty setting up the ICC. Con
Arab diplomats vow to defeat 'terror'
The China Post / Posted 2 days ago
including to some nations that have ratified the treaty setting up the ICC. Controversy erupted last year when the South African government did not arrest Bashir when he attended an African Union summit in Johannesburg. Egyptian Foreign Minister... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Zim, SA in bilateral talks over imports banhas managed to satisfy authorities why those products should be brought into th
Zim, SA in bilateral talks over imports ban
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 2 days ago
has managed to satisfy authorities why those products should be brought into the country. The move has unnerved the South African government and its Department of Trade and Industry has warned that such restrictions would have negative... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Participation At Aids 2016 International ConferenceAfrican Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday 21 July 2016 concluded his
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Concludes Participation At Aids 2016 International Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday 21 July 2016 concluded his visit to Durban where he led the South African Government delegation to the 21st International AIDS Conference. The Conference, which was convened under the theme... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Criminal Probe Underway Into Armscor Site Hackingsays it has increased security measures on its website after the recent hacking
Criminal Probe Underway Into Armscor Site Hacking
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
says it has increased security measures on its website after the recent hacking incident. However, Armscor, the South African government owned arms supplier, on Friday stressed that a preliminary investigation into the data breach of its... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
‘Pagad not a threat’the memorandum. The document also requests various inquiries into the deaths o
‘Pagad not a threat’
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
the memorandum. The document also requests various inquiries into the deaths of members killed in the 1990s. “The South African government owes an explanation to the families of those killed. Pagad demands that those responsible for the killings... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treasury On New Development Bank First Annual MeetingsMinister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, led a delegation of the South African Gove
Treasury On New Development Bank First Annual Meetings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, led a delegation of the South African Government to the First Annual Meetings of the New Development Bank (NDB), in Shanghai, China on 20 to 21 July 2016. The BRICS1-led institution utilised this event to take... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Unspoken coup fears behind South Africa's subtle talks with neighbouring ZimbabweAs early as next week — but by no later than the end of August — the South Afri
Unspoken coup fears behind South Africa's subtle talks with neighbouring Zimbabwe
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
As early as next week — but by no later than the end of August — the South African government may be forced to decide between support for Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF and the new democratic movement with rebel pastor Evan Mawarire as its face. That, at... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
RAW DATA: Stephen Jennings New Zealand Initiative Dinner Lecture: ‘The Market Path To Prosperity’the most important – governance and political pluralism have improved. Incredib
RAW DATA: Stephen Jennings New Zealand Initiative Dinner Lecture: ‘The Market Path To Prosperity’
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
the most important – governance and political pluralism have improved. Incredibly, in the 1960s, 70s and 80s only one African government was peacefully voted out of office. Nic Cheeseman from Oxford University has recently published an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President Ramaphosa Hosts Bill Gates for a Courtesy Call At Durban ICC, 20 Julthe global funders including funding for the South African HIV programme. Depu
Deputy President Ramaphosa Hosts Bill Gates for a Courtesy Call At Durban ICC, 20 Jul
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the global funders including funding for the South African HIV programme. Deputy President Ramaphosa is leading the South African Government delegation to the Conference in his capacity as the Chairperson of the South African National Aids Council... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I thought HIV had a face - and I wasn’t that face’at the Durban conference. “I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the la
‘I thought HIV had a face - and I wasn’t that face’
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
at the Durban conference. “I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the latest sneakers like my friends.” The South African government is straight-forward about the problem. Last month, it launched an awareness programme, where Deputy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Communications On Projects Progress in Fight Against HIV and Aidscoming to an end at the 31 March 2017. The focus is now on the development of t
Communications On Projects Progress in Fight Against HIV and Aids
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
coming to an end at the 31 March 2017. The focus is now on the development of the NSP for the next five years. The South African Government delegation utilised the conference to communicate to the international community progress thus far made in... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
South Africa to appeal Pistorius six-year murder sentence: Radio 702before the defence's final argument in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria
South Africa to appeal Pistorius six-year murder sentence: Radio 702
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
before the defence's final argument in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria August 8, 2014. JOHANNESBURG The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 said on Thursday. The Paralympic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South Africa to appeal Pistorius six-year murder sentence - Radio 702JOHANNESBURG: The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-yea
South Africa to appeal Pistorius six-year murder sentence - Radio 702
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
JOHANNESBURG: The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 said on Thursday. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva... Read more
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express
South African government to appeal 'lenient' Pistorius sentence THE South African government has announced that it will appeal the six-year s
South African government to appeal 'lenient' Pistorius sentence
express / Posted 5 days ago
THE South African government has announced that it will appeal the six-year sentence imposed on Oscar Pistorius for the murder of his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Oscar Pistorius... Read more
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Adelaide Now
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentence
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 says. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. At the time,... Read more
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Herald Sun
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentence
Herald Sun / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 says. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. At the time,... Read more
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Weekly Times
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentence
Weekly Times / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 says. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. At the time,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
SAfrica to appeal Pistorius sentence
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 says. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. At the time,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius six-year murder sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius six-year murder sentence
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 has reported. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. Oscar... Read more
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The Age
South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius six-year murder sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius six-year murder sentence
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 has reported. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. Oscar... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius six-year murder sentenceThe South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sente
South Africa to appeal Oscar Pistorius six-year murder sentence
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The South African government will appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence, Talk Radio 702 has reported. The Paralympic gold medallist was sentenced to jail for six years in July for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in 2013. Oscar... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers': A threat to AIDS fightat the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the la
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers': A threat to AIDS fight
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
at the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the latest sneakers like my friends." The South African government is straight-forward about the problem. Last month, it launched an awareness programme, where Deputy... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers': A threat to AIDS fightat the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the la
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers': A threat to AIDS fight
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
at the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the latest sneakers like my friends." The South African government is straight-forward about the problem. Last month, it launched an awareness programme, where Deputy... Read more
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asianage
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers' A threat to AIDS fightat the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the lat
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers' A threat to AIDS fight
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
at the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the latest sneakers like my friends." The South African government is straight-forward about the problem. Last month, it launched an awareness programme, where Deputy... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘My blesser infected me with the AIDS virus’at the Durban conference. “I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the la
‘My blesser infected me with the AIDS virus’
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
at the Durban conference. “I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the latest sneakers like my friends.” The South African government is straight-forward about the problem. Last month, it launched an awareness programme, where Deputy... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers': A threat to AIDS fightat the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the lat
'Sugar daddies' and 'blessers': A threat to AIDS fight
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
at the Durban conference. "I wanted the money, I wanted to fit in, wear the latest sneakers like my friends." The South African government is straight-forward about the problem. Last month, it launched an awareness programme, where Deputy... Read more
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Daily Maverick
A round-up of fake AIDS ‘cures’Manto Tshabala-Msimang addresses a media briefing in Cape Town February 12, 200
A round-up of fake AIDS ‘cures’
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
Manto Tshabala-Msimang addresses a media briefing in Cape Town February 12, 2002. Tshabala-Msimang said that the South African government was not yet ready to expand the provision of anti-retroviral drugs in State hospitals to prevent mother to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Fikile Mbalula Conveys Condolences to Gugu Zulu's Familyhad a lot to offer our country. South Africa is poorer without him" Minister Fi
Minister Fikile Mbalula Conveys Condolences to Gugu Zulu's Family
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
had a lot to offer our country. South Africa is poorer without him" Minister Fikile Mbalula said. On behalf of the South African government, Minister Fikile Mbalula extends words of condolences to the family and friends of Gugu and to all sport... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy President to Meet Philanthropist Bill Gatesand prevention, including funding for the South African HIV programme. Deputy
Deputy President to Meet Philanthropist Bill Gates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
and prevention, including funding for the South African HIV programme. Deputy President Ramaphosa is leading the South African government delegation to the conference in his capacity as the chairperson of the South African National Aids Council... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Only the rand will save Zim from collapseappears reluctant to adopt the rand, perhaps understandably given the uncertain
Only the rand will save Zim from collapse
New Zimbabwe / Posted 6 days ago
appears reluctant to adopt the rand, perhaps understandably given the uncertainty surrounding its economy, and so the South African government, together with regional partners, should pre-emptively make an offer that includes access to both the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government On Second Day of 21st International Aids ConferenceSouth African Government statement on day 2 of the 21st International Aids Conf
Government On Second Day of 21st International Aids Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
South African Government statement on day 2 of the 21st International Aids Conference A ceremony marking the start of construction on a state-of-the-art condom factory at Dube Trade Port near Durban's King Shaka International Airport was one of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will Buhari Lead Like Mandela?Congress (ANC) in 1942. For almost two decades, he was involved in a campaign o
Will Buhari Lead Like Mandela?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Congress (ANC) in 1942. For almost two decades, he was involved in a campaign of non-violent defiance against the South African government and its racist policies. He was arrested with others by the apartheid regime in 1962 and convicted of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mark Heywood - Nodding Along to Protesters At #Aids2016 Is Not Enoughfour brief points about how we respond so far to this conference and what we th
Mark Heywood - Nodding Along to Protesters At #Aids2016 Is Not Enough
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
four brief points about how we respond so far to this conference and what we think are the critical issues that the South African government and the international governments and PEPFAR and UNAIDS must address going forward. The first thing I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Download - Guidelines for Good Business Practice in Africapositive and mutually beneficial relationships between companies and the societ
Download - Guidelines for Good Business Practice in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
positive and mutually beneficial relationships between companies and the societies in which they operate. The South African Government recognises the competitive environments in which South African companies are required to operate, as well... Read more
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Eye Witness News
TAC slams global governments over HIV/Aids funding cutswhich has recently had to significantly cut down its activities because of a la
TAC slams global governments over HIV/Aids funding cuts
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
which has recently had to significantly cut down its activities because of a lack of funding, says it’s not only the South African government that is not doing enough in the fight against HIV and Aids but the whole world. The organisation’s Anele... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA tops in girls' HIV infectionshave to be taken for life. People can decide to go on and off the pills, depend
SA tops in girls' HIV infections
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
have to be taken for life. People can decide to go on and off the pills, depending on their exposure and risk. “The South African government is moving in a progressive direction by first implementing PrEP for sex workers. We believe adolescents... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Govt to boost community healthcare worker numbers in bid to fight Aidsand other delegates are at the convention centre discussing ways to try and tac
Govt to boost community healthcare worker numbers in bid to fight Aids
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
and other delegates are at the convention centre discussing ways to try and tackle and eliminate the virus. The South African government has set itself a target to end the HIV and Aids pandemic in the country by 2030, but delegates say that... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Hlaudi’s Kill Bill: The slippery slide towards manipulating the newsof the media, particularly the airwaves, under repressive regimes. There is no
Hlaudi’s Kill Bill: The slippery slide towards manipulating the news
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
of the media, particularly the airwaves, under repressive regimes. There is no indication, however, that the South African government or the ANC has instructed the SABC to distort or censor the news. But in Turkey, for example, where the... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA working on bringing Gugu Zulu’s body homeJohannesburg - The Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF), the South African governmen
SA working on bringing Gugu Zulu’s body home
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Johannesburg - The Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF), the South African government and their Tanzanian counterparts were working closely together to bring racing driver Gugu Zulu’s body home, the foundation said on Tuesday. “All the trekkers returning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Pandor On Importance of HIV Researchto SAnews, Minister Pandor said although the politics was still part of the deb
Minister Pandor On Importance of HIV Research
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
to SAnews, Minister Pandor said although the politics was still part of the debate on HIV, the policy of the South African government was clear in that and research and science are important in the fight against the virus. "The political... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Lynne Brown - Power-Gen Africa Conferenceare indoor sources of air pollution that kill more people every year than malar
Minister Lynne Brown - Power-Gen Africa Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
are indoor sources of air pollution that kill more people every year than malaria and tuberculosis combined. As the South African Government we decided that industrialisation and infrastructure investments must be our priority to bring energy and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UNAids concerned by ‘funding crisis’ in fight against Aids The South African government has set itself a target to end the pandemic by 2
UNAids concerned by ‘funding crisis’ in fight against Aids
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
The South African government has set itself a target to end the pandemic by 2030. More than 18,000 delegates are attending the conference in Durban dedicated to fighting the HIV pandemic.... Read more
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