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    • Ramaphosa visits Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder

      APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa paid a courtesy visit to the home of the founder of the multi-Grammy Award-winning acapella music group Ladysmith Black Mambazo on Saturday.

    • Double joy for S/Africa at Two Oceans Marathon

      APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — There was double joy for South Africa in Saturday’s Two Oceans Marathon in Cape Town, with triple Comrades Marathon champion Bongumusa Mthembu winning the ultra-leg of the men’s se...

    • S/Africa’s iconic photographer Bongani Mnguni laid to rest

      APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — One of South Africa's most renowned photographers, Bongani Mnguni, who gained global recognition for his documentation of black people's struggles against apartheid, was laid to re...


    APA-Kampala-Uganda — Uganda's Ministry of Agriculture Animal Industry and Fisheries has on Sunday announced an outbreak of the deadly Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) or bird flu in wild and domestic birds in the country.

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    APA- Cairo (Egypt) — Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry heads to Paris for the International Conference that France has organized to revive peace negotiations between Palestine and Israel.

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    APA-Bitam (Gabon) — Togo’s national soccer team known as the Sparrows is to play their first group match against Ivory Coast on Monday at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon.

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    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Governor of the Cenral River Region of the Gambia, Omar Khan has said the country does not need any foreign intervention to resolve the current political crisis, adding Gambia is capable of handling its internal issues.

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    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Thousands of Mauritanians took to the streets on Friday in the commercial capital Nouadhibou to demand the execution of a young man sentenced to death for insulting the prophet Mohamed (PBUH).

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Trade between Nigeria and China stood at $9.5 billion in 2016, Economic and Commercial Counsellor of the Chinese Embassy, Mr Zhao Linxiang, said on Saturday.

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