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    18-Jul-2017 to 06:49

    S/Africans urged to observe Mandela Day with great charity

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Brand South Africa has called on all South Africans to play their part by acting against poverty and uniting to change society for the better on International Mandela Day which falls on Tuesday.

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    29-Jun-2017 to 11:03

    Mugabe bids Masire emotional farewell

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe on Thursday delivered an emotional farewell speech for Botswana’s second post-independence President Sir Ketumile Masire, describing him as the only close friend he had ever had in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region.

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    28-Jun-2017 to 12:30

    Trump condoles Botswana over Masire's death

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — United States President Donald Trump on Wednesday sent a condolence message to the nation of Botswana following the death of the country’s second post-independence President Sir Ketumile Masire.

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    27-Jun-2017 to 11:36

    Serving, former SADC leaders to attend Masire funeral

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — A number of serving and former Southern African Development Community leaders are expected to attend the funeral of Botswana’s second post-independence president Sir Ketumile Masire, the government said in a statement on Tuesday.

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    24-Apr-2017 to 09:07

    Botswana commemorates life of Cuba’s Fidel Castro

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana National Museum gallery is currently decorated with previously rarely seen photographs of former Cuban leader, Fidel Castro for public viewing, APA learnt here Monday.

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    30-Mar-2017 to 08:34

    S/Africans bid Kathrada farewell at funeral in Jo'burg

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Late South African struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada’s activism was a consistent feature in the struggle for liberation and fundamental transformation of South Africa for decades, Gauteng Province’s Premier David Makhura has eulogised.

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    29-Mar-2017 to 09:04

    Late anti-apartheid activist Kathrada rejected life support‚ says foundation

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Late South African freedom fighter Ahmed Kathrada, who died on Tuesday, had told his family that he did not want to be placed on life support system‚ his foundation has revealed.

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