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    16-Apr-2019 to 11:21

    Botswana ruling party accuses S/Africa's ANC of regime change plot

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana)  — Botswana's ruling party on Tuesday accused the African National Congress of South Africa of working with the opposition to effect regime change in Gaborone. 

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    16-Apr-2019 to 10:40

    Botswana ruling party denies being funded by China

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana)  — The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) on Tuesday refuted claims by the opposition that it is being funded by the Chinese government.

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    16-Apr-2019 to 04:25

    S/African leader urges business to employ young people

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged business firms to help curb the country's crippling unemployment by employing more young people even if the youth do not have work experience.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 22:04

    Sierra Leone gets new chair for Political Parties regulator

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The long vacant seat of chairman of the Political Parties Registration Commission (PPRC) has been filled with the parliamentary approval of the presidential appointee, Abdulai M Bangura, APA learnt on Monday.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 14:48

    ANC scribe 'unfazed' by graft allegation

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress Party’s Secretary-General, Ace Magashule, remained unperturbed with recent corruption allegations levelled against him in a controversial new book, as he dished out cash to voters in the Western Cape Province at the weekend.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 11:58

    S/Africa to remove colonial-era symbols from public spaces

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African government will push to ensure that all public spaces named after colonial and apartheid era masterminds, including towns, are removed to make way for genuine “reconciliation,” a senior minister has said.

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    14-Apr-2019 to 21:02

    Demagogues driving hatred in South Africa – Buthelezi

    APA-Polokwane (South Africa) — One of South Africa’s opposition parliamentarians, Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, has claimed that the "demagogues in the political arena" were driving a campaign of hatred in the country in the run up to the 8 May elections.

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