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    14-Jun-2018 to 09:28

    S/Africa’s apex bank releases Mandela banknote design

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — As part of the country’s centenary celebrations of Nelson Mandela’s birthday, the South African Reserve Bank has released designs of its first commemorative banknote series of democratic South Africa’s founding father, the bank has said.

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    27-Apr-2018 to 10:50

    With the passing of Adebayo Adedeji, Africa has lost an icon – ECA

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The entire staff of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) this week mourns the passing of the institution’s longest-serving Executive Secretary, Professor Adebayo Adedeji, who passed away on 25 April 2018.

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    12-Apr-2018 to 07:10

    Int’l dignitaries to pay homage to Madikizela-Mandela

    APA-Soweto (South Africa) — Several international dignitaries are expected to attend the funeral of late South African anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Johannesburg on Saturday, APA learnt here.

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    12-Apr-2018 to 06:24

    Swazis remember Winnie Mandela

    APA-Manzini (Swaziland) — Thousands of Swazis braved rainy weather on Wednesday to attend a memorial service for late South Africa’s apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela that was held in Manzini.

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    11-Apr-2018 to 12:19

    S/Africa: World envoys pay tribute to Madikizela-Mandela

    APA-Soweto (South Africa) — South Africa’s freedom fighter, Winnie Madikizile-Mandela, was not only the country’s icon but an international one as well, well- known around the world for her indomitable fighting spirit, foreign envoys have said during a visit to her Soweto home.

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    05-Apr-2018 to 07:55

    Graca Machel pays tribute to “big sister” Madikizela-Mandela

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Nelson Mandela's wife, Graca Machel, has expressed her sadness on the passing of struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the weekend.

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    04-Apr-2018 to 07:26

    S/Africa: Report Winnie Mandela story accurately – Minister

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has urged both local and foreign media to report the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s story with accuracy, sensitivity, historical facts and respect for her family as well as fellow compatriots.

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