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    • Mozambique: Over 800,000 in need of food aid

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At least 800,000 people are in need of food aid in Mozambique between December 2018 and March 2019 as the effects of a poor harvest during the 2017/18 farming season and rising foo...

    • Nigeria commits to sparking investment

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria has committed to the implementation of policies that will attract investment and spark competition in critical sectors of the economy for employment creation and economic g...

    • Nigerian government engages varsity teachers to stave strike

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — In an attempt to stave a major confrontation, the Federal Government of Nigeria and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have agreed to resume talks next week.


    26-Oct-2018 to 14:28

    S/Africans pay tribute to fallen hip-hop star

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Tributes are pouring in for fallen South African hip hop legend Jabulani Tsambo, popularly known as Hip Hop Pantsula (HHP), who was one of the pioneers of what is called Motswako music in the country.

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    14-Oct-2018 to 09:39

    Thousands attend send-off for late ex-eSwatini PM

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Thousands of people attended the send-off of eSwatini's longest serving Prime Minister Barnabas Dlamini on Saturday.

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    06-Oct-2018 to 06:20

    Taiwan ambassador pays tribute to late former eSwatini PM

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Acting Taiwanese ambassador Jeremy Liang has signed the condolence book for the late former eSwatini prime minister Barnabas Dlamini.

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    24-Sep-2018 to 08:53

    Late S/African minister died of Legionnaires’ disease – Family

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s late Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa died from Legionnaires' disease – an extremely acute form of pneumonia that attacks lungs, her family has said.

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    20-Aug-2018 to 07:29

    Annan was champion of peace – Brand S/Africa

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — As tributes continue to pour in for former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan, Brand South Africa has described the late top world diplomat as a champion of human rights, rule of law and good governance.

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    19-Aug-2018 to 14:20

    Namibian leader mourns Kofi Annan

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian President Hage Geingob has expressed “deepest sorrow” at the passing of former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan whom he described as “a global statesman, a courageous humanitarian and exceptional servant of the African continent and humanity”.

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    18-Aug-2018 to 10:56

    S/Africa: US superstar Aretha Franklin "regenerated our hearts with hope" – Mini...

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa has expressed sadness at this week's passing away of Aretha Franklin, the legendary American singer and songwriter.

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