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    17-Sep-2018 to 05:41

    Striking white workers accuse Sasol of replacing them with “unqualified” people

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s trade union Solidarity has accused oil-from-coal company Sasol of compromising safety by using “workers who are not properly trained to replace its striking members at the Sasolburg plant.”

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    15-Sep-2018 to 13:59

    Kenyatta proposes 50 percent VAT reduction

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday proposed a 50 per cent reduction of Value Added Tax on all petroleum products.

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    14-Sep-2018 to 14:49

    Cameroon spends 184b on rice imports

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) by correspondent Mbog Achille — Cameroon imported 728,443 tonnes of rice last year (2017) for 183.7 billion CFA francs, according to the National Statistics Institute (INS).

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    14-Sep-2018 to 12:58

    India top destination for Mozambican exports - Agency

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — India was the main destination for Mozambique's exports in 2017 ahead of South Africa, the southern African country's National Institute of Statistics (INE) announced on Friday.

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    14-Sep-2018 to 12:24

    Student attempts to smuggle US$630,000 out of S/Africa

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — An unnamed South African female student found carrying U$630,700 in a plastic bag has appeared in court on charges of smuggling foreign currency and failure to declare it to the authorities, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has said.

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    14-Sep-2018 to 11:07

    Kenya: President returns finance bill back to parliament

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has failed to sign the financial bill 2018, that would have seen the prices of petroleum products in the country reduced.

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    14-Sep-2018 to 10:26

    S/Africa repatriates Angolan general's remains

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A casket bearing the remains of Angolan General Arlindo Chenda Pena left South Africa on Thursday for his final resting place in his home country, 20 years after he died of malaria at a clinic here, the presidency has said.

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