AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

25-Sep-2014 to 12:36

S/Africa ready to process Zimbabweans’ status

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced that his ministry was ready to process the Zimbabwe Special Permits applications meant to regularise the foreign national’s legal status in the country.

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25-Sep-2014 to 12:33

S/Africa on track to achieving common heritage - Ramaphosa

APA-Orkney (South Africa) — South Africa is heading towards the right direction of bridging the racial gap, where all people will be bound by a common diverse heritage, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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25-Sep-2014 to 12:28

Zuma sends New Year wishes to South Africa’s Jewish community

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — While South Africans across the country celebrated Heritage Day, the country’s Jewish community also gathered in their homes and synagogues to usher in Rosh Hashanah, an occasion that celebrates the Jewish New Year, on Wednesday.

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25-Sep-2014 to 11:25

Zuma: We need a reformed UN Security Council

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has urged the world community to rally behind his country’s campaign to democratically transform the UN Security Council and for Africa to have permanent seats in the transformed body, the Presidency said Thursday.

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24-Sep-2014 to 14:06

Zuma approves body to regulate legal practitioners

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has signed the Legal Practice Bill into law after many years of discussions, negotiations and compromises, the Presidency said on Wednesday.

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24-Sep-2014 to 11:07

S/Africans celebrate Heritage Day with music and dance

APA-Orkney (South Africa) — Thousands of South Africans celebrated Heritage Day on Wednesday, with the main celebrations being held at the James Motlatsi Stadium in the North West Province city of Orkney.

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23-Sep-2014 to 11:02

S/Africa has reduced poverty among poor citizens, claims Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has done well in reducing poverty and hunger over the past 20 years, thanks to social grants to the poor from the state, South African Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini said on Tuesday.

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