AFRIQUE DU SUD | SOUTH AFRICA

08-Nov-2022 to 13:38

US sanctions four South Africa-based ISIS members

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The United States has announced sanctions against four members of an Islamic State cell operating in South Africa and eight companies linked to the organisation.

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08-Nov-2022 to 12:12

S/Africa, Germany in joint research on aviation fuel decarbonisation

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s University of Cape Town (UCT) is partnering with a German-based company in a 40-million-euro research project to “decarbonise aviation fuel”, director of the DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Catalysis at UCT, Michael Claeys, announced on Tuesday.

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08-Nov-2022 to 10:41

ANC women's wing backs Ramaphosa's second term bid

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The ruling African National Congress's Women’s League (ANCWL) has dumped presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma in favour of South African incumbent Cyril Ramaphosa who is running for a second term in December's elective conference, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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07-Nov-2022 to 13:06

Ramaphosa submits report to parliament on farm robbery

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday submitted to parliament a report required by an independent panel assessing his conduct following a robbery at his Phala Phala game farm two years ago.

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07-Nov-2022 to 09:03

S/Africa: Malema throws shade at own EFF

APA-East London (South Africa) — Leader of South Africa’s second opposition party, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), on Sunday criticised his own party in the Eastern Cape province for its failure to elect a single woman among its top ranks.

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04-Nov-2022 to 11:49

S/Africa: Police launch security operation ahead of year-end festivities

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Police Minister Bheki Cele has launched this year’s national security operation to ensure that all South Africans are safe and secure on the country’s roads during this year’s festivities, APA learnt on Friday.

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03-Nov-2022 to 15:02

CAF boss given ANC branch nod to challenge Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — In what has become a crowded field for the African National Congress leadership, a Limpopo party branch has nominated billionaire businessman Patrice Motsepe to challenge President Cyril Ramaphosa and former health minister Zweli Mkhize at the forthcoming elective conference in December, APA learnt on Thursday.

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