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‘No need to panic’, South Africans told after US terror warning
September 9, 2015 Posted by :
South Africans should not panic over a US warning of a terror threat in the country as no imminent danger had been uncovered, state security services said ...
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Accra to add dollar millionaires faster than any other African city
September 3, 2015 Posted by :
The Ghanaian capital of Accra is expected to add dollar millionaires at the fastest rate of any African city over the next decade, as a stable political regime ...
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Durban was as officially named as host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games. (Pic: AFP)
South Africa vows Commonwealth Games will ‘heal wounds’
September 2, 2015 Posted by :
South Africa on Wednesday promised to deliver a world-class event when the city of Durban hosts the 2022 Commonwealth Games, saying the occasion would help the country ...
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A volunteer in protective suit looks on after spraying disinfectant outside a home in Waterloo, 30km outside Freetown. (Pic: AFP)
Ebola: Where are we now?
August 31, 2015 Posted by :
For the first time in more than a year, no one in either Sierra Leone or Liberia is being treated for Ebola, raising hopes that after more ...
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A file screengrab taken on May 12 2014, from a video of Boko Haram obtained by AFP, shows girls wearing the full-length hijab and praying in an undisclosed rural location. (Pic: AFP)
Nigeria marks 500 days since Boko Haram schoolgirl abduction
August 27, 2015 Posted by :
Today relatives of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram are marking 500 days since the abductions, with hope dwindling for their rescue despite a ...
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