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A Harvard student from Umlazi township in KwaZulu-Natal has set up an initiative to give back to society by collecting and supplying textbooks to needy public schools across the…
04.30 / 04:28
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One of the farmers accused of killing a 12-year-old boy near the North West town of Coligny was accused five months ago of “jokingly” pushing a black man off his bicycle with his bak…
04.30 / 04:28
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Echoes of Fidentia disaster as Bophelo Beneficiary Fund’s failure to pay workers’ pension money leaves families dev…
04.30 / 04:28
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Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba’s adviser, Professor Chris Malikane, has warned South Africans to be prepared for the worst if radical economic transformation is to s…
04.30 / 04:28
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A top government spy with a chequered past and close ties to President Jacob Zuma has allegedly been nominated to become South Africa’s new ambassador to J…
04.30 / 04:28
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Tensions rose Saturday along the Turkish-Syrian border as both Turkey and the U.S. moved armored vehicles to the region and Turkey's leader once again demanded that the United States stop supporting the Syrian Kurdish militants there. The relocation of Turkish troops to an area near the…
04.30 / 00:05
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How Trump's 100 Days In Office Have Affected Africa While he’s been pro-military, Trump has been anti-aid. His first proposed budget was a major boost for the American military, but cut down funds for medical research, public housing, arts, and humanities programs. In Africa, the budget cuts are &…
04.29 / 23:09
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Heads of state from 27 European Union countries — all except British Prime Minister Theresa May — put on a display of unity Saturday ahead of negotiations over Britain’s divorce from the bloc, colloquially known as “Brexit.” Gathered in a meeting room at the European Council headquarters in Brussels…
04.29 / 22:55
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New spring nonfiction includes James Forman Jr.'s 'Locking up Our Own' and Sheryl Sandberg's 'Option B' with Adam…
04.29 / 22:55
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Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has begged ANC members not to give up on the party, saying the party now needs their help to get it out of its 'dark…
04.29 / 21:37
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Pope Francis has wrapped up a brief but deeply symbolic visit to Egypt with an open-air Mass for the country's tiny Catholic community, defying security…
04.29 / 20:31
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The United Nations says its human rights chief will visit Ethiopia at the invitation of the government, which has rejected offers to investigate months of deadly…
04.29 / 20:31
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A dozen activists have been arrested in the Democratic Republic of Congo after staging a protest against filth in the capital…
04.29 / 20:31
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Tunisia says it has replaced two senior officials in a southeastern region, days after protesters there booed the prime minister off…
04.29 / 20:31
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A 14-year-old boy sustained minor injuries after a shark bit his leg at Plettenberg…
04.29 / 20:31
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[Vanguard] Nigerian Air Force (NAF) fighter jets on Friday successfully destroyed an artillery piece being sneaked into Sambisa forest by…
04.29 / 19:37
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[Al Jazeera] Ndileka Mandela, granddaughter of Nelson Mandela, has supported the South African opposition's call for President Jacob Zuma to step…
04.29 / 19:37
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[Nation] Residents of Bulla Pesa ward in Isiolo town have nominated a former street urchin to contest for the seat in the concluded Jubilee…
04.29 / 19:37
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Mali has extended a state of emergency by six months until October 31 as the west African nation battles a jihadist…
04.29 / 19:24
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Former ANC treasurer Mathews Phosa has accepted the nomination for ANC president from ANC ward 52 in Cape…
04.29 / 19:24
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