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26-Jun-2022 to 12:39

Ramaphosa orders probe into mass death at S/African tavern

APA-East London (South Africa) — South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has ordered an investigation to the death of 22 teenagers at a tavern in the coastal city of East London in the early hours of Sunday.

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25-Jun-2022 to 15:15

UN Security Council needs ‘urgent reforms’ – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The UN Security Council, formed in era of colonialism, is in dire need of “urgent reforms to credibly and effectively perform its mandate,” President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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24-Jun-2022 to 12:39

S/African gov’t upbeat about declining Covid-19 infections

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African cabinet has welcomed the significant drop in coronavirus infections over the past few weeks and encouraged all eligible people to continue vaccinating to stop serious illness, hospitalisation and death.

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24-Jun-2022 to 12:12

BRICS valuable platform for tackling global challenges – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The response by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) to the coronavirus pandemic has shown what can be achieved when nations work together in the spirit of friendship, solidarity and responsibility, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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24-Jun-2022 to 10:59

Malawi: VP breaks silence on alleged corruption scandal

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima has broken his silence about the allegations that he benefitted from a corruption scandal in which a British businessman is accused of splashing millions to influence procurement decisions.

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24-Jun-2022 to 09:35

Former Malawi police chief arrested on corruption charges

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi’s Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has arrested the country former police chief George Kainja who is accused of a bribe from controversial British businessman Zuneth Sattar.

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23-Jun-2022 to 12:21

S/Africa records first monkeypox case – Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has recorded its first case of monkeypox after a Johannesburg resident was diagnosed with the disease, Health Minister Joe Phaahla said on Thursday.

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