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23-Jun-2022 to 11:49

S/Africa: Prosecutors vow to bring Guptas ‘home’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African prosecutors have vowed to bring “home” the Indian-born Gupta brothers to face the law for alleged crimes committed under the rule of their friend and former president Jacob Zuma before they bolted from justice for the United Arab Emirates five years ago.

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23-Jun-2022 to 11:22

S/Africa eases Covid-19 regulations

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Health Minister Joe Phaahla has removed Covid-19 regulations concerning the wearing of face masks in public, gatherings and persons entering the country at its entry points.

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23-Jun-2022 to 07:44

Ramaphosa receives final part of ‘state capture’ report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Chief Justice Raymond Zondo on Wednesday handed over the final part of the report of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of State Capture, Corruption and Fraud in the Public Sector to President Cyril Ramaphosa.

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22-Jun-2022 to 11:49

Ramaphosa to participate in BRICS summit – Presidency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead South Africa’s participation in a two-day virtual 14th BRICS leaders’ summit to be hosted by Chinese President XI Jinping hosts starting on Thursday, the presidency said on Wednesday.

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22-Jun-2022 to 11:30

Ramaphosa praises late King Sigcau for development efforts

APA-Flagstaff (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has heaped praise on the late amaMpondo King Zanozuko Sigcau for his efforts at promoting development in his rural community, saying the traditional leader did not want to see only urban centres enjoying development.

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22-Jun-2022 to 07:35

Chakwera strips VP of duties, fires police chief over graft scandal

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — President Lazarus Chakwera has fired Malawi’s police chief but spared Vice President Saulos Chilima after both men were implicated in a high-profile corruption probe that has also sucked in more than 50 other public officials.

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21-Jun-2022 to 12:12

S/Africa records 291 new Covid-19 cases Monday - Ministry

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s confirmed Covid-19 cases have reached 3,986,892, with the latest 291 infections recorded on Monday, the Health Ministry announced on Tuesday.

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