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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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    19-Jul-2018 to 07:54

    S/Africa’s land acquisition key to achieving Mandela's vision – Ramaphosa

    APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — South Africa’s efforts to expropriate land without compensation is one of the key programmes that will take forward former president Nelson Mandela's vision of a free country, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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    18-Jul-2018 to 06:15

    Obama pays homage to Mandela’s legacy

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — With a 15,000-strong audience packed into Wanderers Stadium hanging on to his every word, former US president Barack Obama called on the world - in particular the youth - to keep the torch of Nelson Mandela’s legacy burning.

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    17-Jul-2018 to 09:23

    S/Africa: Obama to deliver Nelson Mandela lecture Tuesday

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Former US president Barack Obama will on Tuesday deliver the 16th annual Nelson Mandela lecture at Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg where banners bearing the late icon’s images have lined cordoned off streets leading to the venue.

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    09-Jul-2018 to 11:10

    S/Africa declares 18 July as National Service Day in honour of Mandela

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has declared late Nelson Mandela’s birthday on 18 July as National Day of Service, Energy Minister Jeff Radebe said on Sunday.

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