AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

22-Jun-2022 to 11:49

Ramaphosa to participate in BRICS summit – Presidency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead South Africa’s participation in a two-day virtual 14th BRICS leaders’ summit to be hosted by Chinese President XI Jinping hosts starting on Thursday, the presidency said on Wednesday.

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22-Jun-2022 to 11:30

Ramaphosa praises late King Sigcau for development efforts

APA-Flagstaff (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has heaped praise on the late amaMpondo King Zanozuko Sigcau for his efforts at promoting development in his rural community, saying the traditional leader did not want to see only urban centres enjoying development.

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21-Jun-2022 to 12:12

S/Africa records 291 new Covid-19 cases Monday - Ministry

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s confirmed Covid-19 cases have reached 3,986,892, with the latest 291 infections recorded on Monday, the Health Ministry announced on Tuesday.

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21-Jun-2022 to 10:33

S/Africa: Presidency rejects 'interference' in delayed State Capture report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has not delayed the delivery of the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture report to his office as charged by the country’s opposition, the presidency denied this on Tuesday.

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20-Jun-2022 to 12:48

S/Africa welcomes UN pact on production of Covid-19 vaccines

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Trade, Industry and Competition Minister Ebrahim Patel on Monday welcomed the UN World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) agreement to support the production of Covid-19 vaccines in developing countries.

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20-Jun-2022 to 12:39

BRICS membership beneficial for S/Africa – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday showered praises on the Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) organisation, saying Pretoria has greatly benefited from trading with this group of emerging economies since it started 12 years ago.

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20-Jun-2022 to 07:44

Protesters shut down S/Africa's Soweto

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Chaos engulfed South Africa’s industrial hub Johannesburg on Monday as residents blocked roads in the city’s Soweto township in a protest to demand better service delivery.

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