AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

27-Nov-2021 to 11:50

S/Africa: Ramaphosa informs House of $8.5bn COP26 deal

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s transition from coal to clean energy has kicked off with a multibillion-dollar aid which was subject to negotiations, and “did not mean the country must accept any unfavourable terms,” President Cyril Ramaphosa has told Parliament in Cape Town.

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27-Nov-2021 to 11:21

New Covid variant: S/Africa faces travel bans

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Britain’s decision to impose a travel ban on all flights to and from South Africa over a new Covid19 variant discovered in the country has been followed by the same measure from European Union countries and the United States.

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26-Nov-2021 to 11:58

Ramaphosa explains $8.5b COP26 deal to parliamentarians

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s transition from coal to clean energy has kicked off with a multibillion-dollar aid package that is subject to negotiations and “did not mean the country must accept any unfavourable terms,” President Cyril Ramaphosa has told Parliament in Cape Town.

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26-Nov-2021 to 11:50

New Covid-19 variant detected in S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has discovered a new Covid-19 variant with multiple mutations which might be tied to recent outbreaks in parts of the country, Health Minister Joe Phaahla confirmed on Friday.

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25-Nov-2021 to 14:22

S/African police prioritise fight against GBV - Official

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa joined the rest of the world on Thursday to mark the start of the annual 16 Days of Activism Campaign of No Violence Against Women and Children, with Deputy Police Minister Cassel Mathale urging her compatriots to get involved in the fight against gender-based violence.

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25-Nov-2021 to 11:12

S/Africa: ANC’s Kaunda reelected Durban mayor

APA-Durban (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has maintained its grip on Durban following the re-election of Mxolisi Kaunda as mayor of the Indian Ocean port city, APA learnt on Thursday.

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24-Nov-2021 to 11:15

Ramaphosa, Kenyatta agree to work together on tackling terrorism

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The fight against terrorism in Africa can only be won if countries on the continent come together to repel the insurgents, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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