AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

28-Sep-2022 to 11:49

Jet fuel crisis looms at S/Africa’s Cape Town airport

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The company that runs South Africa’s airports has warned of further delays in the supply of jet fuel at Cape Town International Airport amid reports that a ship carrying the commodity has been affected by rough seas.

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28-Sep-2022 to 11:25

S/Africa to deliver Covid-19 vaccines to Liberia – Ministry

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has agreed to deliver over of two million Covid-19 doses to fellow African countries, with a 79,200 batch of the vaccines to be handed over to Liberia on Friday, Deputy International Relations and Cooperation Minister Candith Mashego-Dlamini said on Wednesday.

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27-Sep-2022 to 13:13

S/Africa: Workers warn ruling ANC to clean up or sink in 2024 polls

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — One of the three members of the tripartite alliance in the ruling African National Congress (ANC) has warned the party of looming disaster if it does not clean up its act come polling day in 2024.

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27-Sep-2022 to 10:20

Zuma abandons retirement to contest ANC leadership

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma announced on Tuesday that he would abandon retirement to return to active politics by contesting as the next chairman of the ruling African National Congress at the December elective conference.

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27-Sep-2022 to 09:24

S/Africa: Minister wants health facilities exempted from power cuts

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Health Minister Joe Phaahla is discussing with troubled power utility Eskom and other government departments to find ways of exempting health facilities from the current loadshedding, the ministry said on Tuesday.

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26-Sep-2022 to 11:58

S/Africa: Minister upbeat about SAA’s long-term prospects

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has assured South Africans that the state-owned South African Airways is expected to continue its operations for the foreseeable future despite reports that it is facing liquidation again.

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26-Sep-2022 to 10:49

S/African gov’t determined to reduce power cuts – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday said his government is determined “to reduce the frequency and severity of load shedding by addressing power station breakdowns” nationwide.

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