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    16-Nov-2018 to 15:10

    S/Africa: Former minister Gigaba resigns as MP

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete has received a letter from former Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba, informing her that he has resigned as a Member of Parliament, her office said on Friday.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 14:50

    Holland bankrolls Mozambique housing project

    APA-Beira (Mozambique) — The Beira Municipal Council and the Dutch embassy in Mozambique on Friday signed an agreement under which The Netherlands will provide €2.3 million towards the cost of building 25,000 houses in the neighbourhood of Maraza, APA can report on Friday.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 14:39

    Mozambique: Over 800,000 in need of food aid

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At least 800,000 people are in need of food aid in Mozambique between December 2018 and March 2019 as the effects of a poor harvest during the 2017/18 farming season and rising food prices take a toll on the southern African country.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 14:20

    S/African House adopts report on land expropriation

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African Parliament’s Joint Constitutional Review Committee has adopted a report that recommends – explicitly – for Section 25 of the Constitution to be amended to allow for “expropriation of land without compensation.”

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    16-Nov-2018 to 14:07

    Ramaphosa in final stages of considering bills – Presidency

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is in the final stages of considering several bills passed by Parliament and referred to him for signing into law, his office said on Friday.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 10:34

    Lesotho revenue collector busts cigarette smuggling ring

    APA-Maseru (Lesotho) — The Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) has busted a ring that has been smuggling cigarettes from neighbouring South Africa, the tax collector said on Friday.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 09:01

    US supports Mozambique HIV/AIDS fight

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The United States Government, through its Agency for International Development (USAID), has provided $500,000 to Mozambique's National AIDS Council (CNCS) for the strengthening of HIV and AIDS response in the southern African country, APA learnt here on Friday.

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