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30-Nov-2022 to 09:56

S/Africa's ambition is to lead green hydrogen production - Ramaphosa

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa, as “an investment destination of choice,” has potential to produce green hydrogen due to its legislative infrastructure whose goal is to make the county a world leader in green hydrogen production, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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30-Nov-2022 to 06:54

Malawi first recipient of Russia fertilizer donation to avert food crisis

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi has become the first recipient of fertilizer donated by Russia to assist developing countries that have been hit hard by rising global crisis, the United Nations said on Tuesday.

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29-Nov-2022 to 11:18

Chris Hani killer to remain in S/Africa to serve parole – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Convicted Polish assassin Janusz Walus will remain in South Africa to serve his parole for the murder of anti-apartheid stalwart Chris Hani when he is released from prison on Thursday, Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has announced.

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29-Nov-2022 to 10:59

S/Africa: Over 570 cyberattacks every hour, costing $2.2b annually

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — At least 577 cyberattacks occur every hour in South Africa, experts warned on Tuesday of an expanding vice that is costing the country upwards of R2.2 billion (about US$128 million) annually.

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29-Nov-2022 to 09:55

WHO renames monkeypox ‘mpox’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — World Health Organisation (WHO) director general Tedros Ghebreyesus has decided to rename monkeypox as “mpox” after consulting health experts in WHO members states worldwide, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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29-Nov-2022 to 08:07

Namibia’s SWAPO party elects first female VP

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s ruling SWAPO party has elected Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah as its first female vice president in a move likely to see a woman occupying State House in 2024 when the country is due to hold general elections.

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28-Nov-2022 to 11:58

S/Africa’s ‘second pandemic’: Men can make a difference in GBV fight – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for the establishment of “men’s dialogues” as a platform to assist South Africa address the scourge of gender-based violence (GBV) which has been described as the country’s “second pandemic”.

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