MEMOIRE | MEMORY

23-Aug-2022 to 14:20

S/Africa: State capture whistleblower dies

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — One of the persons credited with exposing the capture of South Africa’s administrative structures by controversial Indian-born Gupta brothers has died, her political party announced on Tuesday.

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11-Aug-2022 to 09:51

Zambia, China commission memorial park for TAZARA construction workers

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia and China have commissioned a memorial park to honour Chinese nationals who died during the construction of the Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) railway line in the 1970s.

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18-Jul-2022 to 16:39

Ramaphosa urges S/Africans to emulate Mandela’s values

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africans’ challenges like inadequate power supply, Covid-19, unemployment, gender-based violence and gun-killings could be overcome if citizens worked together to lessen the burden, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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09-Jul-2022 to 19:19

S/Africa: Ramaphosa mourns Angola's dos Santos

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent his condolences to the people and government of Angola following the death of former president José Eduardo dos Santos in Spain, the presidency said on Saturday.

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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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17-Mar-2022 to 07:44

Namibia declares mourning period for late Zambian leader

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s President Hage Geingob has declared a three-day period of national mourning for late Zambian president Rupiah Banda who died last week.

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02-Jan-2022 to 14:23

Tutu got his ‘aquamation’ in final send-off – Official

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The body of late Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu returned to dust via “aquamation”, an environmentally-friendly process using water instead of fire only to cremate the body, APA learnt on Sunday.

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