Sunday, September 27, 2020

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What to Look for when Assessing South Africa’s President, Ramaphosa

Now that Cyril Ramaphosa has served as South Africa’s president for more than three months, many pundits and ordinary citizens are assessing his performance....

Protests and Bus Torched in South Africa Over Principal Appointment

Residents of Klipspruit West in Soweto barricaded the K43 highway with burning tyres on Thursday morning, and torched a bus. The community is angry over...

Egypt Beats South Africa to Host Nations Cup

DAKAR - Egypt will host the 2019 African Nations Cup finals, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) confirmed after a meeting of their executive...
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DIRCO Responds to Australia’s Concerns Over South African Farmers

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) says it is "regrettable" that the Australian Government did not use the available diplomatic channels to...

SA Public Warned to Stay Away from Occupy Luthuli House Protest

JOHANNESBURG - Supporters of the #OccupyLuthuliHouse protest, which was to go ahead this morning albeit scaled down, have been urged to stay away as fears...

President Ramaphosa: A New Dawn Is Upon Us

Let us put all the negativity that has dogged our country behind us "because a new dawn is upon us" - was the strong...
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All South Africa to Move to Level 3, Including COVID-19 Hotspots

The whole country will move to level 3 lockdown from 1 June, including areas identified as hotspots, according to Health Minister Zweli Mkhize. Mkhize clarified...

Parliament Extends Deadline for Land Expropriation Submissions After Public Outcry

Parliament announced, on Thursday, that it has extended the deadline for public comment to 29 February on the land expropriation with compensation proposal, apparently...

Medical Association Welcomes South Africa’s Move to Alert Level 2

South Africa’s move to level 2 of the lockdown is a step in the right direction, says the South African Medical Association (SAMA). “This is...

South Africa’s Current Account Deficit Widens in Q1 as Exports Slump

PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa's current account deficit widened more than expected in the first quarter to register its largest shortfall in two years as the...