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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...


    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Saturday approved emergency financial assistance to Mozambique under the Rapid Credit facility (RCF) to deal with the aftermath of Cyclone Idai which hit the country last month.

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    APA-Cairo (Egypt) — Millions of Egyptians have been heading to the polls in a referendum to endorse or reject amendments to the country's constitition that will give President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi sweeping powers.

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    APA-Sudan(Khartoum) — A team of anti-corruption investigators has discovered over $20 million 'stashed' in the Khartoum home of deposed president Omar al-Bashir.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone is set to host the 41st West African Insurance Companies Association’s Annual General Meeting and Education Conference, APA learnt in Freetown on Friday.

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    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda parliament speaker Donatille Mukabalisa said on Friday that his country is keen to strengthen parliamentary cooperation with New Zealand.

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    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government has appealed to the citizenry, particularly religious leaders, to be cautious and stick to water safety measures to avoid drowning incidents during the Easter weekend.

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