03-Sep-2019 to 22:26

Malawi issues citizen warning over SA violence

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi, one of South Africa’s closest allies from as far back as the apartheid era, on Tuesday joined fellow southern African states to warn its citizens from getting caught up in the violence-hit the Rainbow Nation’s trouble spots.

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03-Sep-2019 to 14:54

AMISOM decorates Ethiopian contingent for prowess

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Tuesday decorated troops of the Ethiopian contingent serving under its supervision for their dedication, sacrifice, professionalism and commitment to duty.

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03-Sep-2019 to 14:06

The capital without a functioning airport

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Tripoli, the Libyan capital is practically without a functioning airport after the one in Mitiga, 8km from the city centre was shut down due to aggravated insecurity.

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03-Sep-2019 to 12:39

Terror attack may dampen tourist arrivals in Kenya

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The January terror attack at Dusit hotel and office complex in Nairobi may temporarily affect the revival in tourist arrivals and guest nights that began in 2018, the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) have disclosed in a report.

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02-Sep-2019 to 21:07

SA xenophobia turns violent again

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s xenophobic attacks flared up again at the weekend, leaving one person dead in a rampage of shop-looting and the burning of cars in dealers’ shops of Johannesburg and surrounding townships, the police said on Monday.

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02-Sep-2019 to 19:23

Ethiopia embassy cautions its citizens in South Africa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopians living in South Africa have been urged to take the necessary precautions following incidents of violence and looting on businesses owned by foreigners.

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02-Sep-2019 to 05:07

S/Africa: VP urges citizens to aid police in crime-fighting efforts

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africans have a patriotic duty and responsibility as citizens and communities to work with the government in dealing with the contextual causes of criminal behaviour, Deputy President David Mabuza said on Sunday.

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