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AllAfrica.com
Spencer Madziya - From Dreamer to Goal-Getterstepped onto the cut-throat local entertainment scene. What would a successful
Spencer Madziya - From Dreamer to Goal-Getter
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stepped onto the cut-throat local entertainment scene. What would a successful businessman with a significant stake in an organisation like Tiles for Africa still want to earn through the bleeding entertainment scene? Back then he had just... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why I'm Fighting Governor El- - Shehu SaniBy Musikilu Mojeed, Bassey Udo and Mohammed Lere In this interview with PREMIU
Why I'm Fighting Governor El- - Shehu Sani
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Musikilu Mojeed, Bassey Udo and Mohammed Lere In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES' team of Musikilu Mojeed, Bassey Udo and Lere Mohammed, Shehu Sani, the senator representing Kaduna Central, speaks about speaks about federal lawmakers'... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adetunji Ogunwusi - the Most Likely Successor As Ooni of Ifecandidate to mount the throne after the late Ooni Sijuwade. Since the mortal p
Adetunji Ogunwusi - the Most Likely Successor As Ooni of Ife
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
candidate to mount the throne after the late Ooni Sijuwade. Since the mortal plague, death, afflicted the imperial kingdom of Ile-Ife, Osun State, to claim the pride and power of the people, His Imperial Majesty Oba Okunade Sijuwade, Olubuse II,... Read more
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Daily Record
Jeremy Corbyn: Keir Hardie's anti-war stance still resonates in the UK todayOn February 15, 2003, well over a million people marched through London to oppo
Jeremy Corbyn: Keir Hardie's anti-war stance still resonates in the UK today
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
On February 15, 2003, well over a million people marched through London to oppose the intended invasion of Iraq. It was the biggest ever demonstration in British history. Six hundred other demonstrations took place all around the world, on every... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mixed reaction to Meyer’s Boksfrom calls to support the Boks as they gear up for the Cup next month, to calls
Mixed reaction to Meyer’s Boks
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
from calls to support the Boks as they gear up for the Cup next month, to calls to boycott the side. Eight players of colour were selected, and concerns have been raised about injuries carried by several squad members. Chester Williams,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Black Student Movement Occupies Rhodes University OfficesQuestions of transformation in higher education are again in the spotlight, thi
Black Student Movement Occupies Rhodes University Offices
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Questions of transformation in higher education are again in the spotlight, this time at Rhodes University, where the Black Student Movement (BSM) camped out at the university's management offices, including the Council Chambers and the vice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU - 'Holistic Solution' Required for SudanAddis Ababa — The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AUPSC) has d
AU - 'Holistic Solution' Required for Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Addis Ababa — The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AUPSC) has demanded the various parties in Sudan concert their efforts to realise peace and a democratic transformation in the country. In the 539th AUPSC meeting held on 25 August,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Haile Selasse - Lion of Judah or Pro-Western Dictator?On 27 August 1975 a French reporter phoned the Ethiopian imperial palace, which
Haile Selasse - Lion of Judah or Pro-Western Dictator?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
On 27 August 1975 a French reporter phoned the Ethiopian imperial palace, which had been overrun by Marxist army officers the previous year. Haile Selassie I came to the phone. On a poor line, speaking good French, the "king of kings" sounded calm... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanzania/Congo- BFT - Boxers Ready for BrazzavilleThe Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) has said the country will be represente
Tanzania/Congo- BFT - Boxers Ready for Brazzaville
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) has said the country will be represented by best pugilists at the forthcoming 11th All- Africa Games (AAG) to be held in Brazzaville, Congo from September 4-19. BFT Secretary General Makore Mashaga told the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Dear ANC, let the sun shine inOn Wednesday morning Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa had been asked by a membe
Dear ANC, let the sun shine in
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
On Wednesday morning Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa had been asked by a member of the Japanese National Press Club, if he were ready to take up the job at the president ... and where would he like to take the country to and how? His answer was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Special Central Executive Committee Meeting Outcomes As Held From the 12th - 13th August 2015 At Cosatu House, BraamfonteinThe Congress of South African Trade Unions has held its Special Central Executi
Cosatu Special Central Executive Committee Meeting Outcomes As Held From the 12th - 13th August 2015 At Cosatu House, Braamfontein
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Congress of South African Trade Unions has held its Special Central Executive Committee meeting at COSATU House, Braamfontein from the 12th-13th August 2015 after the recent successful Special National Congress in July 2015. The meeting was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement By the Num-Yf National CommitteeThe National Union of Mineworkers Youth Forum (NUM-YF) national committee held
Statement By the Num-Yf National Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The National Union of Mineworkers Youth Forum (NUM-YF) national committee held its ordinary national committee meeting from 20-21 August 2015 at its College, Elijah Barayi Memorial Training Centre in Midrand. The meeting was held as its year plan,... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Europe not doing enough on migrants: UNfollowing chaotic scenes at the weekend in Greece, Macedonia and Serbia. More
Europe not doing enough on migrants: UN
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
following chaotic scenes at the weekend in Greece, Macedonia and Serbia. More capacity is required to ensure the safety of migrants on their journeys to other parts of Europe, according to a statement on Sunday night from the United Nations High... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Superstars to Release Peace Anthem in KigaliThe Peace One Day Youth Celebration 2015, which is part of Peace One Day's wide
African Superstars to Release Peace Anthem in Kigali
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Peace One Day Youth Celebration 2015, which is part of Peace One Day's wider campaign in the region made possible by the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, is being organised in partnership with the Rwandan National Unity and Reconciliation Commission... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Spencer Madziya: From dreamer to goal-getterstepped onto the cut-throat local entertainment scene. What would a successful
Spencer Madziya: From dreamer to goal-getter
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 8 days ago
stepped onto the cut-throat local entertainment scene. What would a successful businessman with a significant stake in an organisation like Tiles for Africa still want to earn through the bleeding entertainment scene? Back then he had just... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
India Invites AU Commission Chairperson for the Africa-India SummitAddis Ababa, Ethiopia - — Visiting Vice Minister of External Relations of India
India Invites AU Commission Chairperson for the Africa-India Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - — Visiting Vice Minister of External Relations of India, H.E. Mr. Navtej Sarna, has delivered an invitation from India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
RDP Pushes for Opposition Alliancetaken by the party's extraordinary central committee meeting that took place ov
RDP Pushes for Opposition Alliance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
taken by the party's extraordinary central committee meeting that took place over the weekend, Kavekotora said his office has been mandated to discuss and work out the modalities of cooperating with other opposition parties. "We shall... Read more
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iol.co.za
HRW slams Egypt’s anti-terrorism lawAFPPresident Abdel Fattah al-Sisi waves as he arrives for the opening ceremony
HRW slams Egypt’s anti-terrorism law
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
AFPPresident Abdel Fattah al-Sisi waves as he arrives for the opening ceremony of a new waterway at the Suez Canal in the port city of Ismailiya. Picture: Khaled Desouki Cairo - Egypt’s sweeping new counterterrorism law erodes basic rights and... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Gov't and public sector workers on conditions of serviceFeature Article of Wednesday, 19 August 2015 In fact, it is disheartening to s
Gov't and public sector workers on conditions of service
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 13 days ago
Feature Article of Wednesday, 19 August 2015 In fact, it is disheartening to see, hear on airwaves and reading these days about the issue of strikes, fall out of labour negotiations and withdrawal of some services by some public sector... Read more
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iol.co.za
Don’t miss our World of Work tomorrowINLSAIndependent World of Work editor Amy Musgrave, Independent Media executive
Don’t miss our World of Work tomorrow
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
INLSAIndependent World of Work editor Amy Musgrave, Independent Media executive chairman Dr Iqbal Surve and Minister of Labour Mildred Olifant at the launch of the quarterly labour publication. The critical issue of job creation and unemployment is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Does South Africa Need a Structured National Youth Service?such a programme be structured, asks YERSHEN PILLAY. Every year the world cele
Does South Africa Need a Structured National Youth Service?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
such a programme be structured, asks YERSHEN PILLAY. Every year the world celebrates International Youth Day on the 12th of August. A 1998 proclamation adopted by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth and later endorsed by the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lesotho Grateful for SupportGakgatla — The Southern African Development Community (SADC)deserves credit for
Lesotho Grateful for Support
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Gakgatla — The Southern African Development Community (SADC)deserves credit for continued support to resolving Lesotho's politicalchallenges. Lesotho Prime Minister, Mr Pakalitha Mosisili said this when giving his maiden address to the SADC summit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Setting a Foreign Policy Agenda for the Buhari Presidencyits inability to produce a coherent continental agenda, and its limited represe
Setting a Foreign Policy Agenda for the Buhari Presidency
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
its inability to produce a coherent continental agenda, and its limited representation at the highest decision-making level of the AU. Perhaps, with the development of a coherent foreign policy strategy following the reappraisal of the existing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Salutes Batswanaand Sir Seretse Khama assisted Zimbabwe and the region in the fight against the
President Salutes Batswana
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
and Sir Seretse Khama assisted Zimbabwe and the region in the fight against the settler regime. To the accompaniment of his usual humour and wit, President Mugabe enthralled delegates with his walk down memory lane. He began with his first... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mugabe has another dig at SA whitesGaborone - Zimbabawe’s President Robert Mugabe on Monday used his farewell spee
Mugabe has another dig at SA whites
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Gaborone - Zimbabawe’s President Robert Mugabe on Monday used his farewell speech, as outgoing chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), to remind Botswana’s President Ian Khama that relations between their two countries- now... Read more
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The New Age
Outgoing SADC chair Mugabe has another dig at SAfrica’s white populationZimbabawe’s President Robert Mugabe on Monday used his farewell speech, as outg
Outgoing SADC chair Mugabe has another dig at SAfrica’s white population
The New Age / Posted 15 days ago
Zimbabawe’s President Robert Mugabe on Monday used his farewell speech, as outgoing chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), to remind Botswana’s President Ian Khama that relations between their two countries- now rather... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Michael Dingake on legendary communist leader Moses Kotane(This is an extract from Michael Dingake’s book Better To Die On One’s Feet, pu
Michael Dingake on legendary communist leader Moses Kotane
Daily Maverick / Posted 21 days ago
(This is an extract from Michael Dingake’s book Better To Die On One’s Feet, published this week by South African History Online.) Kotane’s stern manner, which intimidated many who were unaccustomed to his personality, did not deter me from plying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pan African Movement Elects New Office BearersNearly 300 people gathered at Parliament Buildings in Kigali yesterday and vote
Pan African Movement Elects New Office Bearers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Nearly 300 people gathered at Parliament Buildings in Kigali yesterday and voted leaders of the Rwandan Chapter of the Pan African Movement (PAM) and officially launched the organisation in the country with a pledge to work more resolutely towards a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
1985 Coup - How I Led Soldiers to Pick Up Buhari - Col. A. Aminu (rtdBorno state military governor during President Ibrahim Babangida's regime, narr
1985 Coup - How I Led Soldiers to Pick Up Buhari - Col. A. Aminu (rtd
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Borno state military governor during President Ibrahim Babangida's regime, narrates, among other things, how he led other officers to pick up current president Muhammadu Bahuri from Dodan Barracks in Lagos where he was as military head of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama's Speeches - Talking At a ContinentThere is nothing that President Obama told Africans that they did not already k
Obama's Speeches - Talking At a Continent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
There is nothing that President Obama told Africans that they did not already know. Crucially, America is a major pillar of world capitalism that is entirely responsible for Africa's numerous problems. But while Obama sermonised the continent, he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Interesting Times Ahead As Atwoli Seeks Luhya UnityAt the burial service of his friend, the Reverend Jones Opang'a, on August 1 in
Interesting Times Ahead As Atwoli Seeks Luhya Unity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
At the burial service of his friend, the Reverend Jones Opang'a, on August 1 in Luanda constituency of Vihiga County, Mr Francis Atwoli faced what started as an appeal, usually private, but is now beginning to look like a desperate public... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA business still has gender biasJoahnnesburg - The growth of South African women in business was still being st
SA business still has gender bias
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Joahnnesburg - The growth of South African women in business was still being stifled by gender bias, despite numerous initiatives advocating the role of women in the economy and society. This year’s Grant Thornton annual women in business... Read more
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International Business Times
Libya has an opportunity to rebuild its shattered economy and society People smugglers operating from our shores are fuelling the migrant crisis in E
Libya has an opportunity to rebuild its shattered economy and society
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
People smugglers operating from our shores are fuelling the migrant crisis in Europe and are responsible for the deaths of thousands of men, women and children in the Mediterranean. It is why the United Nations-sponsored talks to produce a unity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Meets Ugandan EnvoyPresident Mugabe yesterday met a special envoy sent by Ugandan President Yoweri
President Meets Ugandan Envoy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
President Mugabe yesterday met a special envoy sent by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni to seek guidance from the African Union chairman on several issues. Speaking after meeting President Mugabe at State House, Ugandan Minister of Justice and... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ANC Women’s League facing challenges inside and outside partyLeague is alive and well,” ANCWL president Angie Motshekga's political report b
ANC Women’s League facing challenges inside and outside party
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
League is alive and well,” ANCWL president Angie Motshekga's political report began. Before she continued, she detailed the organisation's challenges. The conference was supposed to be held in 2013 but problems with branch audits, particularly in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Odumodu - Through Arso, We Are Boosting Intra-Africa TradeDirector General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria Joseph Odumodu, discu
Odumodu - Through Arso, We Are Boosting Intra-Africa Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Director General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria Joseph Odumodu, discuses how the Africa Standards Organisation under his leadership, is enhancing trade on the continent, he spoke with Crusoe Osagie. Excerpts: As President of ARSO, what... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Integration Can Push African GrowthDar es Salaam — An integrated continent has been the goal of African countries
Integration Can Push African Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Dar es Salaam — An integrated continent has been the goal of African countries since the attainment of independence more than 50 years ago. The key challenge is to find a way to make this vision a reality. Due to this, President Yowel Kaguta... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
On Muslims and Global CrisesIt so happened your Columnist was Guest Speaker. This week, we present excerpts
On Muslims and Global Crises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
It so happened your Columnist was Guest Speaker. This week, we present excerpts from the keynote paper. In the opinion of this paper, the topic is simple because Islam is positively affected by these Global Crises because many important... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Congratulates the SACP On Its 94th AnniversaryThe Congress of South African Trade Unions joins millions of working class comm
Cosatu Congratulates the SACP On Its 94th Anniversary
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
The Congress of South African Trade Unions joins millions of working class communities in South African and across the globe to celebrate the 94th Anniversary since the The South African Communist Party (SACP) was founded on 30 July 1921 as the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tokyo eyeing Blatter’s joba candidate for the Fifa presidency, a spokesman for the scandal-hit body says.
Tokyo eyeing Blatter’s job
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
a candidate for the Fifa presidency, a spokesman for the scandal-hit body says. Photo: Itumeleng English. Zurich – South African businessman and former political prisoner Tokyo Sexwale is considering running for president of world football’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency The 62-year-old will hope to win strong support from Africa if he runs for FI
Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency
Eye Witness News / Posted 30 days ago
The 62-year-old will hope to win strong support from Africa if he runs for FIFA's top job. FILE: The 62-year-old will hope to win strong support from Africa if he runs for FIFA's top job. FIFA,Tokyo Sexwale,Fifa... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South African Sexwale may run for FIFA presidencyZURICH: South African businessman and former political prisoner Tokyo Sexwale i
South African Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
ZURICH: South African businessman and former political prisoner Tokyo Sexwale is considering running for president of world football's scandal-hit governing body FIFA, a spokesman told Reuters on Saturday. "Mr Sexwale has been approached to put his... Read more
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New Kerala
UN announces closure of emergency mission for Ebola UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has announced the closure of the UN Mission
UN announces closure of emergency mission for Ebola
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has announced the closure of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), a media report said. The first-ever UN emergency health mission was established... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Old-School Trade Unionism, New IdeasSome 500 senior members of the historic trade union federation, the Union génér
Old-School Trade Unionism, New Ideas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Some 500 senior members of the historic trade union federation, the Union générale Tunisienne du travail (UGTT), gathered in early May in Tozeur, an oasis resort in southern Tunisia. More than four years after the revolution that overthrew the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
July 31banks are preparing to pounce, with executives touting the gloom emanating from
July 31
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
banks are preparing to pounce, with executives touting the gloom emanating from their European counterparts as a big opportunity to press their newfound advantage. (http://on.wsj.com/1MxAyL6) * Accident investigators appeared tantalizingly close... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Obama Keen On Relations With Barons of Kenya or With the People?that Obama is visiting Kenya, this moment should provide another platform for p
Is Obama Keen On Relations With Barons of Kenya or With the People?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
that Obama is visiting Kenya, this moment should provide another platform for progressives to push for the demilitarization of the relations with Africa. This calls for the dismantling of the US Africa Command, the withdrawal of the Special Forces... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Alliance 'Has Power As Strong As God's'ANC KwaZulu-Natal chair Senzo Mchunu on Thursday compared the power of the part
ANC Alliance 'Has Power As Strong As God's'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
ANC KwaZulu-Natal chair Senzo Mchunu on Thursday compared the power of the party and its alliance to that of God. "The [Democratic Alliance] has no power. If you combine the power of the ANC, SACP and [civic movement] Sanco in KwaZulu-Natal, that... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC alliance has power as strong as God's MchunuAmanda Khoza, News24 (Amanda Khoza, News24) "The [Democratic Alliance] has no
ANC alliance has power as strong as God's Mchunu
News 24 South Africa / Posted 1 months ago
Amanda Khoza, News24 (Amanda Khoza, News24) "The [Democratic Alliance] has no power. If you combine the power of the ANC, SACP and [civic movement] Sanco in KwaZulu-Natal, that power can only compete with God. Okay, maybe that power is just a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Susan Shabangu - Launch of Women's MonthProgramme Director, Ms Sophie Ndaba Honourable Minister of Arts and Culture H
Minister Susan Shabangu - Launch of Women's Month
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Programme Director, Ms Sophie Ndaba Honourable Minister of Arts and Culture Honourable Ministers and Deputy Ministers Honourable Members of Parliament Distinguished guests Ladies and gentlemen Members of the media We converge here a day before... Read more
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