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Sunday, May 28, 2017

Southern Africa

South Africa’s Zuma says spate of women and child murders “a...

- South African President Jacob Zuma said on Thursday that a spate of violent attacks against women and children represented a national "crisis" as...

Bodies of 25 illegal miners recovered from abandoned South African gold...

Police recovered 25 bodies, believed to be those of illegal miners, from a disused Harmony Gold mine shaft, near an area where 76 illegal...

South African govt plans to sign more nuclear power deal

South Africa Energy ministry says the country plans to sign more transparent nuclear power agreements with five foreign countries South Africa signed intergovernmental agreements with...

S/Africa’s top court to hear case for secret no-confidence ballot on...

The highest court in South Africa will now decide whether or not to allow a secret ballot during a motion of no-confidence debate in...

Zuma: S/Africa’s opposition wants court ruling on secret rule in Parliament

South African Opposition has asked the country's top court, to rule on a secret vote in parliament, to determine President Jacob Zuma’s political future. The...

South Sudan’s ousted army chief “in a fighting mood’ – Salva...

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir said on Friday, that the army chief he sacked was "in a fighting mood". This is raising the prospect of...

Mugabe in Singapore for eye treatment, spokesman says

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is seeking advanced treatment in Singapore for eye problems caused by old age that can make it look as if...

South African protests over jobs, housing spread to capital

Protesters seeking jobs and better housing clashed with police for the third straight day in parts of the economic hub of Johannesburg and spread...

Mugabe off to Singapore for medical checks

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has left the country to Singapore for medical checks. The last time he flew out for medical checks was in March. This...

South Africa’s Trade Unions warn against retrenchment

The Congress of South African Trade Unions, Cosatu, says it will resist attempts by employers of labour to retrench workers before implementing the new...
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