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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...


    18-Apr-2019 to 18:43

    Rwanda congratulates Comoros's re-elected leader

    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has sent a congratulatory message to Comoros Islands' President Azali Assoumani for his re-election in the recent presidential elections.

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    17-Apr-2019 to 21:28

    Mauritania’s presidential election set for June 22

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Mauritania goes to the polls to elect a new president on Saturday, June 22, 2019, according to a decree signed by President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.

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    17-Apr-2019 to 03:05

    S/Africa: Ramaphosa ‘invades’ Malema’s territory to woo voters

    APA-Polokwane (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has told residents of the northern town of Seshego not to vote for smaller parties who claim "to be a government-in-waiting."

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    16-Apr-2019 to 04:12

    S/Africa: Don't burn tyres, just vote them out of power – Malema

    APA-Durban (South Africa) — Only through the ballot box can voters remove a government or leaders from power and “not through the burning of tyres, schools or public property,” South Africa’s opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has told his supporters.

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    16-Apr-2019 to 04:06

    S/Africa sets inauguration date for president-elect

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s inauguration of its president-elect will for the first time take place at a stadium in the capital Pretoria on 25 May, the presidency has announced.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 19:03

    Botswana’s commission in last-ditch effort to reach voter registration target

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Monday commenced its second and last supplementary voter registration as it struggles to reach its target for parliamentary elections set for May.

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    14-Apr-2019 to 20:52

    Mozambique: Voter registration underway Monday

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A spokesperson of Mozambique's Technical Secretariat of the Electoral Administration, (STAE), Claudio Langa has said everything is set for the start of a voter registration exercise on Monday, with the exception of some temporary accommodation centres, sheltering the victims of cyclone Idai and flooding in the country's central regions.

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