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15-Nov-2022 to 14:09

Ramaphosa calls for inclusion of AU as G20 permanent member

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa would like to see the African Union as a permanent member of the G20 group of leading economies which meet annually to discuss policy on health, trade and other burning issues affecting the world, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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14-Nov-2022 to 13:47

Zambian student dies fighting in Ukraine war

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — A Zambian student who was jailed for nine years in Russia over drugs has died fighting in the war in Ukraine, a state official in Lusaka confirmed on Monday.

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14-Nov-2022 to 09:42

Ramaphosa to attend G20 summit in Indonesia

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to leave the country on Monday for Indonesia where he is due to attend the two-day G20 leaders’ summit kicking off on Tuesday in the resort city of Bali, presidential spokesperson Vincent Magwenya has announced.

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14-Nov-2022 to 09:08

Farm robbery: Ramaphosa to quit if criminally charged – Official

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa can breathe a sigh of relief that his strategy of “attacking first” has paid off for now but he would step aside if criminal charges were made against him over his farm robbery case, the South African leader admitted.

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14-Nov-2022 to 09:06

Mozambique exports first shipment of natural gas to Europe

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique has started exporting liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the country's conflict-hit Cabo Delgado province, President Filipe Nyusi announced late Sunday.

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14-Nov-2022 to 07:53

Did Zimbabwe influence recent African military takeovers?

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s ruling ZANU PF party has reacted angrily to remarks by former Nigerian leader Olusegun Obasanjo that the southern African country set a bad precedence for the latest wave of military takeovers across Africa.

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12-Nov-2022 to 14:37

S/Africa: Ramaphosa opens up on farm robbery

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — A heated debate of a National Executive Committee (NEC) of the ruling African National Congress has heard ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa's brief the committee members on the Phala Phala robbery for the first time, with the majority left unsatisfied about why it took him so long to open up to them on the scandal.

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