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Daily Archives: June 6, 2016

SA and US fight over ambassador’s terror remarks

SA and US fight over ambassador’s terror remarks

The South African government’s international relations spokesperson Clayson Monyela has hit out at the US embassy on Twitter, saying its terror alerts caused “panic”. This comes a ...

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Angola marks World Environment Day with pledge to fight illegal wildlife trade

Angola marks World Environment Day with pledge to fight illegal wildlife trade

Angola yesterday kicked off global celebrations of World Environment Day with a pledge to combat the illegal trade in wildlife, which is part of wider global environmental crime, ...

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Africa Cup of Nations: Guinea-Bissau, Zimbabwe and Ghana qualify

Africa Cup of Nations: Guinea-Bissau, Zimbabwe and Ghana qualify

Guinea-Bissau reached an Africa Cup of Nations finals for the first time in their history without kicking a ball on Sunday, as Zimbabwe and Ghana also qualified for Gabon 2017. Ke ...

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High level meeting in New York to end AIDS in Africa and the world

High level meeting in New York to end AIDS in Africa and the world

Ending AIDS in Africa and the world by 2030 will be at the heart of discussions among heads of State and Government, youth, and representatives of civil society and people living ...

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Ramadan fast commence worldwide

Ramadan fast commence worldwide

Millions of Muslims around the world have ushered in the “holy month” of Ramadan on Monday, a time marked by intense prayer, dawn-to-dusk fasting and nightly feasts. Saudi Arabia’ ...

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2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature: Call for Entries

2016 Etisalat Prize for Literature: Call for Entries

Etisalat has announced its call for entries to the 2016 edition of the Pan-African Prize, Etisalat Prize for Literature (Prize.Etisalat.com.ng). This is coming just a few months a ...

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Business insight with Birchwood Hotel’s Director – Jazzman Mahlakgane

Business insight with Birchwood Hotel’s Director – Jazzman Mahlakgane

The Birchwood hotel in South Africa is a family owned hotel business with 665 accommodation rooms, 60 conference facilities, three onsite restaurants and a popular pub called Hi-F ...

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Final bell sounds for Muhammad Ali: The Greatest

Final bell sounds for Muhammad Ali: The Greatest

Muhammad Ali, then aged 38, and Larry Holmes, the heavyweight champion of the world, entered a temporary arena built at Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas. A gate of nearly 25,000 had pai ...

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Nigeria Launches $1 Billion Ogoniland Clean-up and Restoration Programme

Nigeria Launches $1 Billion Ogoniland Clean-up and Restoration Programme

Nigerian Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari, has set in motion a $1 billion clean-up and restoration programme of the Ogoniland region in the Ni ...

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African proverb of the day 06/06/2016

African proverb of the day 06/06/2016

Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped. African proverb ...

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