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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-Tripoli (Libya) — The World Health Organization has warned that civilians and children continue to bear the brunt of two weeks of fighting in the Libyan capital Tripoli.

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    APA-Durban (South Africa) — Some 13 congregants killed when a KwaZulu-Natal Province church collapsed on them this week had been asleep at the time of the tragedy, South African police said on Saturday.

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    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s power utility Eskom received an emergency bailout through National Treasury in early April, and will need more financial aid at the end of this month for its operations, APA has learnt.

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    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Friday called on the U.S. Congress to play a constructive role and work with Rwanda and Africa and said he was "looking forward" to more plans ahead.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The outgoing High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Sierra Leone has urged the government to strengthen its business environment to encourage foreign investment, which he said is crucial for the local economy to grow.

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    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian troops have killed seven suspected armed bandits in Aljumana Fulani and Ketere villages in Zamfara State in northern Nigeria.

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