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    15-Aug-2018 to 06:52

    S/African broadcaster, MultiChoice sign new deal

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — State-owned South Africa Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) viewers will continue to enjoy watching Channel 404 on the privately-owned MultiChoice’s Digital Satellite TV (DStv), thanks to a new contract.

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    15-Aug-2018 to 06:47

    S/Africa: Ramaphosa appoints acting top prosecutor

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has swiftly appointed Silas Ramaite as the country’s Acting National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) following Monday’s Constitutional Court ruling invalidating Shaun Abrahams’ appointment by former president Jacob Zuma, his office said on Tuesday.

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    14-Aug-2018 to 18:20

    Mozambique: Mining giant prepares $6.5m for social schemes

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Brazilian mining giant, Vale plans to invest $6.5 million for social projects in Mozambique by the end of this year benefiting more than 16,000 people in the coal-rich district of Moatize in the western province of Tete, the company said on Tuesday.

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    13-Aug-2018 to 20:00

    S/Africa: ‘No plan to fire 30,000 civil servants’

    APA- Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s Public Service and Administration Minister Ayanda Dlodlo on Monday refuted a local media report suggesting that her government plans to retrench 30,000 public servants from the service in order to cut costs.

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    13-Aug-2018 to 19:32

    Jo'burg: Speed train operators, workers end strike

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s United National Transport Union (UNTU) workers have agreed to a wage deal with the Gautrain operator, effectively ending a two-week long strike over wages, both sides of the dispute said on Monday.

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    13-Aug-2018 to 15:43

    Botswana unveils US$85m drought mitigation programme

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government said Monday that it would roll out a drought mitigation programme valued at more than US$85 million in the most affected areas across the country.

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    13-Aug-2018 to 09:46

    Zimbabwe polls generally peaceful despite glitches – SADC

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has described recent polls in Zimbabwe as peaceful despite few challenges.

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