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    05-Dec-2014 to 14:37

    Mandela laid a firm foundation for S/Africa – Zuma

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma, on a state visit to China, on Friday reflected on the contribution and role that the late first democratic President of the country, Nelson Mandela, played in the fight against apartheid.

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    05-Dec-2014 to 07:20

    VP urges S/Africans to honour Mandela

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on South Africans to honour the memory of late former president Nelson Mandela by observing a moment of silence on Friday, the day he died from a lung infection last year.

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    28-Nov-2014 to 13:09

    South Africa prepares to mark anniversary of Mandela's death

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The South African Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has called on all sectors of society to use the first anniversary of the passing away of former President Nelson Mandela to keep his memory alive and to promote social cohesion, APA learns Friday.

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    16-Nov-2014 to 14:24

    S/Africa holds service for Nigerian hostel collapse victims

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government on Sunday held a welcome ceremony for 74 victims of the tragic collapse of a hostel owned by the Nigerian “prophet” Temitope Balogun Joshua.

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    16-Nov-2014 to 08:39

    Remains of 74 S/African victims of Nigerian church accident arrive

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Bodies of 74 South Africans who died in September’s Nigerian church building collapse have arrived in South Africa.

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    11-Nov-2014 to 20:07

    Zambia: Thousands attend Sata burial

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Thousands of people braved the scorching November sun to attend the burial of the late president Michael Sata on Tuesday in the Zambian capital Lusaka.

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    11-Nov-2014 to 15:50

    Ghanaian war veterans celebrate centenary anniversary of World War I

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaian Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur on Tuesday joined veteran soldiers in Ghana who fought in World Wars to observe the Centenary anniversary of the First World War which claimed many lives.

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