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01-Feb-2023 to 15:14

S/Africa: Malema wins hate-speech case against businessman

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has said he was grateful for a Johannesburg High Court decision against a South African businessman Kenny Kunene for describing him as “a frog and a cockroach” in a speech.

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01-Feb-2023 to 14:19

S/Africa to sign sponsorship deal with Tottenham Hotspur - Report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa is discussing a R900 million (about US$45 million) sponsorship deal with English Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur under which the country will get advertising and branding rights at the London club, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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01-Feb-2023 to 09:33

Chakwera sacks several ministers in Malawi cabinet reshuffle

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera sacked several ministers in a cabinet reshuffle that saw him trimming the size of his inner circle to 25 ministerial posts.

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31-Jan-2023 to 18:24

SADC endorses AU position against US law on ties with Russia

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has adopted an African Union declaration opposing a United States law that seeks to punish African countries that maintain political and economic relations with Russia.

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31-Jan-2023 to 12:39

Vulnerable S/Africans to get up to five Covid-19 booster shots

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — All South African adults aged 50 years and above have been encouraged to have Covid-19 booster shots up to five times, while those aged between 18 and 49 years will be entitled to receive another jab to make it four doses in the fight against Omicron variants, the health ministry has announced.

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31-Jan-2023 to 11:58

SADC: Geingob calls out Eswatini for ‘sporadic acts of violence’

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s President Hage Geingob has expressed concern at ongoing and sporadic acts of violence in Eswatini, urging stakeholders in the troubled kingdom on Tuesday to find common ground at the negotiating table.

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30-Jan-2023 to 18:00

Belarus president jets into Zimbabwe for three-day state visit

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko jetted into Zimbabwe on Monday for a three-day state visit meant to strengthen bilateral relations between Harare and Minsk.

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