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    25-Sep-2018 to 14:07

    S/African leader urges private sector to rally behind peace-building

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — In a bid to mobilise resources in support of peace building, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the private sector to invest in countries emerging from war during a debate in New York City.

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    25-Sep-2018 to 13:54

    ANC land policy under fire from Mbeki

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Thabo Mbeki has lashed out at the ruling African National Congress, saying its new policy to “expropriate land without compensation” is a deviation from non-racialism, which is the party's founding principle.

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    24-Sep-2018 to 20:37

    S/Africa should confront past to move forward – VP

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — While calling for unity‚ Vice President David Mabuza has appealed to South Africans to address the issue of land expropriation‚ saying it would be an injustice to turn a blind eye to the subject.

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    24-Sep-2018 to 19:59

    Mandela bust unveiled at UN

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has unveiled a life-size statue of his late predecessor Nelson Mandela at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Monday.

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    24-Sep-2018 to 08:53

    Late S/African minister died of Legionnaires’ disease – Family

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s late Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa died from Legionnaires' disease – an extremely acute form of pneumonia that attacks lungs, her family has said.

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    22-Sep-2018 to 14:40

    South Africa's Banyana retain COSAFA trophy

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s national team, Banyana Banyana, have won the 2018 COSAFA Women's Championship crown after defeating Cameroon 2-1 at the Wolfson Stadium in Port Elizabeth in Eastern Cape Province.

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    22-Sep-2018 to 14:13

    S/African minister Edna Molewa dies

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa, has died in a Pretoria hospital "after a period of illness," aged 61, the presidency said on Saturday.

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