AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

02-Feb-2023 to 13:47

Ramaphosa nominates Molemela as supreme court president

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has informed Chief Justice Raymond Zondo of his consideration to appoint Justice Mahube Molemela as president of South Africa’s Supreme Court of Appeal, his spokesperson Vincent Magwenya announced on Thursday.

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01-Feb-2023 to 15:14

S/Africa: Malema wins hate-speech case against businessman

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has said he was grateful for a Johannesburg High Court decision against a South African businessman Kenny Kunene for describing him as “a frog and a cockroach” in a speech.

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01-Feb-2023 to 14:19

S/Africa to sign sponsorship deal with Tottenham Hotspur - Report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is discussing a R900 million (about US$45 million) sponsorship deal with English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur under which the country will get advertising and branding rights at the London club, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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31-Jan-2023 to 12:39

Vulnerable S/Africans to get up to five Covid-19 booster shots

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — All South African adults aged 50 years and above have been encouraged to have Covid-19 booster shots up to five times, while those aged between 18 and 49 years will be entitled to receive another jab to make it four doses in the fight against Omicron variants, the health ministry has announced.

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30-Jan-2023 to 13:29

S/Africa: Ramaphosa-Opposition showdown looms power crisis

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — A showdown is looming between President Cyril Ramaphosa and the Western Cape provincial government after the South African leader snubbed opposition calls to declare a national state of disaster to respond to rolling power cuts that have worsened over the past year.

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30-Jan-2023 to 11:49

Another escaped tiger recaptured in S/Africa

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African authorities have captured a tiger that had caused panic earlier on Monday after being sighted east of the commercial capital Johannesburg.

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30-Jan-2023 to 09:00

Eight South Africa birthday party revellers shot dead

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Eight revellers at a birthday party in a South African township have been shot dead by two unidentified gunmen, the police revealed in a statement on Monday.

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