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04-Feb-2019 to 11:49

Botswana, unions agree civil service pay rise

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The government of Botswana and civil servants unions on Monday announced that they have concluded salary negotiations for the financial years 2019/2020 and 2020/2021.

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04-Feb-2019 to 11:38

eSwatini: US embassy ends month-long shutdown

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A four-week shutdown of the US embassy in eSwatini has come to an end following President Donald Trump’s decision to fund government operations.

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04-Feb-2019 to 05:58

Zimbabwe VP in SA to treat bomb blast wounds

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Zimbabwe's Vice President Constantino Chiwenga is in South Africa receiving treatment for injuries sustained in a bombing last June at a campaign rally for President Emmerson Mnangagwa, press reports have said.

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04-Feb-2019 to 05:51

S/Africa responds to ‘undiplomatic’ memorandum from US, allies

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa, angered by an “undiplomatic” memorandum from the United States and four Western allies, has reminded all diplomatic missions accredited to Pretoria to address official correspondence through appropriate diplomatic channels, APA has learnt.

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03-Feb-2019 to 10:39

S/Africa: Malema’s EFF launches election manifesto

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s third opposition party, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has launched its 2019 elections manifesto, pledging free education and land to youth and women if elected into office.

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03-Feb-2019 to 10:18

Ramaphosa shoots warning at ‘tainted’ ANC leaders

APA-Kimberley (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) leaders who have been implicated in various corruption-probing commissions of inquiry currently underway must come forward to account for their misdeeds, President Cyril Ramaphosa has warned.

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03-Feb-2019 to 09:56

S/African Airways resumes Malawi flights, as safety concern addressed

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African Airways (SAA) has resumed its tri-weekly flights to Malawi after a two-week absence due to safety concerns at Chileka International Airport in Blantyre.

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