APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Thirty-nine illegal refineries in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria have been deactivated by troops of Operation Delta Safe, the Directorate of Defence Media Operations has said.
APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday congratulated hundreds of thousands of South Africa’s students who passed the 2021 National Senior Certificate examinations despite the disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
APA-Bulawayo (Zimbabwe) — The infighting in the smaller formation of Zimbabwe’s opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) led by Douglas Mwonzora took a new twist on Friday after its suspended vice president declared herself party leader.
APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has announced the results of this year’s high school examinations, with the Class of 2021 obtaining an overall pass rate of 76.4 percent – an increase of 0.2 percentage points from 2020.
APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African government on Friday called for vigilance among communities living near major rivers after two of the country’s main dams started overflowing following recent heavy rains.