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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — With only three days left before South Africans vote in national and provincial elections, President Cyril Ramaphosa used the ruling African National Congress' final campaign rally on Sunday to apologise for the mistakes and missteps of the party and its members.

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APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's private sector economy suffered a hit to operating conditions in April, as activity and employment declined for the first time in 17 months in the wake of poor weather conditions and intensifying cash flow issues, the Stanbic Bank Kenya Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) report released in Nairobi on Monday has revealed.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama has hinted at the possibility of quitting the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), APA can reveal here Monday.

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APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambian police have made two arrests linked to politically motivated violence in the eastern province of Chipata.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s main opposition Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has lashed out at President Cyril Ramaphosa, accusing him of accepting a "bribe" from a company and was there all along when the country was being looted by the Guptas under his predecessor Jacob Zuma.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Syrian captors of South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed have demanded a $1.5 million ransom in exchange for his freedom, a local charity revealed on Saturday.

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