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South Africans Brace For 21-Day Lockdown A Coronavirus Cases Rise

South Africans Brace For 21-Day Lockdown A Coronavirus Cases Rise

With more than 400 confirmed cases, President Cyril Ramaphosa announces sweeping measures in a bid to stem outbreak. People across South Africa are bracing for a 21-day lockdown after the government announced sweeping new measures…

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Just In: South Africa Confirms First Case Of Coronavirus

Just In: South Africa Confirms First Case Of Coronavirus

South Africa on Thursday confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus, a 38-year-old male who travelled to Italy, health ministry announced. It is the first case in southern Africa and the latest confirmed case…

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Remembering Mandela – 30 Years After Release From Prison

Remembering Mandela – 30 Years After Release From Prison

South Africans on Tuesday commemorated the 30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release from prison in 1990, a move that ushered in a new political dispensation for the Rainbow Nation of 50 million people. Many people…

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African Leaders Must Emulate Mandela, Says Buhari

African Leaders Must Emulate Mandela, Says Buhari

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has said former South African President, the late Nelson Mandela, left a legacy other African political leaders should emulate. Buhari said the Mandela example was to vacate office…

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Xenophobia: Nigerians Under Fresh Attack In South Africa

Xenophobia: Nigerians Under Fresh Attack In South Africa

Nigerians living in South Africa are currently under attack at Mpumalamga area of the country. This has been confirmed by Nigerian Citizens South Africa and Nigeria’s Consular General to South Africa. The details of what…

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Another Nigerian Killed In South Africa

Another Nigerian Killed In South Africa

Amid Nigeria and South Africa seeking ways to end xenophobia in the latter’s country, the Nigerian community in South Africa has confirmed the killing of one of its members, Ikenna Otugo. Sylvester Okonkwo, Acting Chairman…

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S.Africa’s Zuma Files Last-Minute Appeal At Corruption Trial

S.Africa’s Zuma Files Last-Minute Appeal At Corruption Trial

South Africa’s embattled former president Jacob Zuma will appeal a court ruling that he stand trial on corruption charges, his lawyer said Tuesday, in a last-minute move delaying a case over bribery allegations dating back…

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Jacob Zuma Faces Corruption Charges Next Week

Jacob Zuma Faces Corruption Charges Next Week

South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma will stand trial on corruption charges relating to a $2.5 billion arms deal after a Pietermaritzburg High Court denied him a permanent stay of prosecution on Friday. The ruling…

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Buhari To Ramaphosa: Protect Foreigners In South Africa

Buhari To Ramaphosa: Protect Foreigners In South Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday began a visit to South Africa with a call to beef up protection of foreign nationals, weeks after xenophobic attacks in Johannesburg stirred tension between Africa’s leading economies. Buhari and…

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Vietnam Aims To Tighten Ties With Nigeria, South Africa

Vietnam Aims To Tighten Ties With Nigeria, South Africa

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue on Friday had separate meetings with ambassadors of South Africa and Nigeria to discuss preparations for the upcoming working visit to the two countries by a Government delegation. The…

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