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2 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

Joselyn Dumas Made Fashion Ambassador For The Africa Park Show In South Africa

Ghanaian TV host Joselyn Dumas will be a special guest at The African Park Show beginning September 19th in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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6 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

Hamas Leader Compares Palestinians to Nelson Mandela and South Africans During PBS Interview

On Monday night's edition of his PBS show, Charlie Rose aired an interview with Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal that he conducted in Doha, Qatar over the weekend and Meshaal took the insane and ridiculous step of comparing himself and the Palestinian people to what Nelson Mandela and South Africa went through under apartheid.

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10 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Son relives farm attack trauma

The son of an aged Richmond farm couple spent a week in a psychiatric hospital after his parents and brother were tortured and killed, the Pietermaritzburg High Court heard on Tuesday.

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15 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Man acquitted of dog fight murder

It was redemption and relief for a Maritzburg man when he was acquitted of murder and assault by the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Monday.

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16 hrs ago | News24

.com | Obama: Female oppression crippling parts of Africa

President Barack Obama spoke out on Monday against gender oppression in Africa that he said is "crippling" parts of the continent, urging young leaders there to empower women and eliminate traditions like female genital mutilation and violence against women.

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18 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

No arrests yet for road rage attack

Arrests have yet to be made in connection with an alleged road rage attack in Fourways, Johannesburg, Gauteng police said on Tuesday.

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20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Man arrested for traffic cop shooting

A man has been arrested for allegedly shooting a City of Cape Town traffic officer outside his home in Rocklands in March.

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22 hrs ago | News24

.com | Two Rhodes students drown

Two students from Rhodes University have drowned after a boat in which they were canoeing capsized at Settlers Dam just outside Grahamstown, Eastern Cape police said on Monday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 1-South Africa's Exxaro buys Total's coal assets for $472 mln

Mining group Exxaro Resources said on Monday it had acquired the South African coal assets of France's Total for $472 million, bolstering its output and giving it extra capacity at the world's largest export terminal.

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Iol.co.za

UFS race attack case in court

Two students accused of assaulting a fellow student on the University of the Free State's Bloemfontein campus pleaded not guilty in the local regional court on Monday to all charges against them.

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News24

.com | Cops in court for soliciting a bribe

Two police constables appeared in the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court on Monday for allegedly soliciting a bribe, Mpumalanga police said.

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MotorAuthority

Porsche Buys South Africa's Kyalami Race Track

No motorsport fan likes to see a classic race track get bulldozed, but the land these tracks occupy is often valuable, so there's typically no shortage of developers waiting in the wings for an operator to falter.

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Iol.co.za

SANDF accused of HIV discrimination

The SANDF is being dragged to court for allegedly failing to comply with a court order that prohibits it from discriminating against HIV-positive employees.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, World News

News24

.com | Cabinet's code of ethics flawed - ethics body

The latest quest by right-wing Afrikaners to establish their own racially pure state by seceding from South Africa is madness, writes Kameel Premhid .

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Babalu Blog

What Fidel Castro and the ANC don't want you to know about Cuba and South Africa

Open Letter from the ANC to the Communist Party of Cuba Voice of America is reporting that South Africa has launched a campaign against US sanctions on Cuba.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Fidel Castro, Communist Party of Cuba, African National Congress (South Africa), US News, Conservative Political News

Iol.co.za

Sci-fi thriller to be shot in SA

Prisoners of War, a sci-fi thriller about humankind's last stand against an alien invasion, starring former Bond Girl Berenice Marlohe, is the latest Hollywood production set to shoot in South Africa.

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Related Topix: Quantum of Solace, Olga Kurylenko, World News, Chronicle, Alex Russell

Sunherald.com

Obama to rename Africa program for Nelson Mandela

President Barack Obama, who has said he was one of the untold millions of people around the world who were inspired by Mandela's life, is set to announce the name change at a town hall-style event on Monday in Washington with several hundred young leaders from across sub-Saharan Africa.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Mandela, Drama Movies, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

CBS Local

Obama to Rename Africa Program for Nelson Mandela

A program designed to foster a new generation of young African leaders will be renamed after former South African President Nelson Mandela, the White House said Sunday.

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The Star Press

Obama to dedicate fellowship program to Nelson Mandela

President Obama is re-naming an African fellowship program in honor of the late South African freedom fighter Nelson Mandela.

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News24

.com | Policeman shot at crime scene

The latest quest by right-wing Afrikaners to establish their own racially pure state by seceding from South Africa is madness, writes Kameel Premhid .

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