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7 Feb
For the dozens of women training at a shooting range near Johannesburg, learning how to use a gun has become a means of protection in a country where a woman is murdered every three hours.
26 May 2020
Early attempts to resolve a wage dispute between the South African government and public-sector trade unions have failed and the dispute will now move to arbitration...
17 Feb 2020
Properties across South Africa are likely to rise by 3.7per cent in 2020, below the inflation forecast of 4.3perc ent over the same period.
15 Dec 2019
The controversial head of South Africa's far-left Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema, was re-elected unopposed as at a party congress in Johannesburg.
21 Oct 2019
By 1961 despite relatively steady growth of the economy miner’s wages were still 12% lower than they were in 1911! On the other hand South African Whites had property rights, invested heavily...
10 Apr 2019
Smartphone maker, Infinix Mobility, has unveiled the Zero 6 in Nigeria, with focus on increasing smartphone penetration in the country. A 6th generation smartphone of the Infinix flagship Zero line, the Zero 6 builds on the Infinix Zero legacy of integrating best-in-class latest smartphone technology, thus delivering an assembly of features that display intelligence especially…
3 Aug 2018
Nigeria’s hope of picking a medal in the men’s 100m at the ongoing Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships was dashed yesterday, as sprinter, Seye Ogunlewe failed to live up to expectations. Two South African athletes, Akani Simbine and Simon Magakwe won the gold and bronze medals in 10.25 seconds and 10.35 seconds respectively, while…
22 Jul 2018
Eleven South African minibus taxi drivers were shot dead and four injured when unknown gunmen opened fire on their vehicle in KwaZulu Natal province, police said Sunday.
11 Dec 2017
The South African Parliament has taken a brave and powerful step towards promoting the health of the country’s citizens and reducing diet-related noncommunicable diseases
19 May 2017
DSP Joseph Alabi, the spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos.
28 Jul 2016
At least 20,000 South African petroleum industry workers went on strike Thursday, a union official said, warning that pumps at filling stations could run dry in about three days.
12 May 2015
Two South African men charged with the rape and murder of a 86-year-old Austrian-born nun pleaded guilty


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When Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin meet virtually on Tuesday the two presidents will have to negotiate a history of mutual suspicion as they take up the urgent issue of a major Russian military buildup on the Ukraine border.
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