AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

06-Feb-2019 to 05:58

S/Africa: Ramaphosa urges mining industry to “show care”

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Mining companies in South Africa should invest in developing the areas they mine and in their employees in order to make a meaningful contribution to the areas in which they operate, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday.

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05-Feb-2019 to 22:00

Eskom emission record under fire from Greenpeace

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Greenpeace Africa submitted comments to Naledzi Environmental Consultants [1] opposing Eskom's application for postponements and suspensions from complying with South Africa's Minimum Emission Standards (MES).

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05-Feb-2019 to 06:14

S/African police deny claims of 'vendetta' against Bushiri

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African police service’s crack unit, The Hawks, have denied claims that they have a personal vendetta against popular church leader and Malawi-born Pastor Shepherd Bushiri of the Pretoria-based Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) church.

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05-Feb-2019 to 05:55

S/Africa: Malawi pastor 'demonised' for being 'successful black man' – Oppositio...

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Malawi-born South African-based controversial pastor Shepherd Bushiri, who is under police custody over laundering charges, is being prosecuted because he is a successful black business man, an opposition leader alleged on Monday.

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05-Feb-2019 to 05:31

Minister lauds domestic investment in S/Africa’s mining sector

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — While the South African government continued to work hard to attract foreign direct investment into the country, there has been a positive change domestically, with companies pledging huge investments into the economy, Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has said.

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04-Feb-2019 to 05:58

Zimbabwe VP in SA to treat bomb blast wounds

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Zimbabwe's Vice President Constantino Chiwenga is in South Africa receiving treatment for injuries sustained in a bombing last June at a campaign rally for President Emmerson Mnangagwa, press reports have said.

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04-Feb-2019 to 05:51

S/Africa responds to ‘undiplomatic’ memorandum from US, allies

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa, angered by an “undiplomatic” memorandum from the United States and four Western allies, has reminded all diplomatic missions accredited to Pretoria to address official correspondence through appropriate diplomatic channels, APA has learnt.

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