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  1. .com | 'I was a little antagonistic' - Dalton on his arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | News24

    Former Springbok James Dalton said an argument, and not a crime, resulted in his arrest outside a Sea Point eatery on Thursday. He said he pulled up outside Jerry's Burger Bar in Sea Point on Thursday night.

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  2. New Gambia government says committed to 'one China' policyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... ally Gambia in March last year. Sao Tome and Principe followed and switched recognition to Beijing in December. In Africa, only Burkina Faso and Swaziland now recognise Taiwan, viewed by China as a wayward province to be recovered by force if ...

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  3. I can't say Ghanaians in South Africa are safe - " Pretoria-based journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GhanaWeb

    A South African journalist with Pretoria FM, observing the ferocity of the xenophobic attacks, says the safety of Ghanaians in South Africa cannot be guaranteed totally contrary to what has been painted by Ghanaian officials. According to Anton Meijer, although the situation in the country is relatively calm, nationals of other African countries including Ghanaians are not safe for now.

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  4. Sport24.co.za | Blitzboks ready to rock Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    The Blitzboks arrived safely in the USA after a 36-hour trip from Cape Town via London and are keen to get their preparations going for the Las Vegas Sevens, the fifth tournament of ten in the World Rugby Sevens Series. Head coach Neil Powell said it was good to finally arrive in Nevada after the long trip from South Africa, although their travel was a bit easier than last season.

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  5. Nigeria: No Education From Mule KicksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

    Soon after he lost the 2008 US presidential election to Barack Obama, a reporter asked Senator John McCain if he intended to run again. The Arizona Republican said he quoted a rural American saying, "There is no education from the second kick of a mule."

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  6. The same blood runs in our veins as those who f...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Walta Information Centre

    Back in the 19th century, the arrogant forces of European nations were busy fighting African societies in a move they called "the scramble for Africa." Ironically referred to as "savages" by the very colonial European powers whose intent was to violently subjugate them and steal their resources, Africans did not have the military capability to stand up to the real savage armies of Europe.

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  7. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    Kyrgyzstan's former President Roza Otunbayeva speaks Sunday at a rally in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in support of prominent opposition leader Omurbek Tekeb... RIO DE JANEIRO - A float in Rio de Janeiro's world-famous Carnival parade crashed Sunday evening, and police said eight people were injured, including at least one in serious condition. The float of samba school Paradise Tuiuti crashed into a fence that separates the stands from the pavement, injuring spectators and revelers.

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  8. Joburg's plans to stop xenophobic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    South Africans wave anti-immigration placards during a protest in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. Picture: AP Photo/Yeshiel Panchia Johannesburg -The City of Joburg has put several steps in place to safeguard against possible xenophobic violence which may erupt in the city following the violence in Tshwane on Friday.

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  9. Osinbajo, others greet ShagariRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vanguard

    Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday felicitated with former President and elder Statesman, Alhaji Shehu Shagari, on his 92nd birthday. In a statement by Mr Laolu Akande, his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Osinbajo said he joined all Nigerians and Shagari's family in celebrating selfless service, leadership and steadfast commitment to Nigeria.

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  10. We have taken more evidence to the UK against Diezani, ready for her trial - EFCCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Vanguard

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission said that it has taken more evidence to the United Kingdom against ex Petroleum Resources minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke and that its was set for the her trial here in Nigeria and anywhere in the world. This came as a court in the United Kingdom has set a day in June for the trial of the former minister for money laundering.

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  11. South Africa: Longstanding criminal justice failures and toxic populist rhetoric fuelling xenophobiaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Amnesty International

    Authorities must ensure adequate protection for all refugees and migrants living in South Africa, amid the current protests in Pretoria and the escalating xenophobic tension and attacks in different parts of Gauteng Province, Amnesty International said today. South African authorities have largely failed to address the outbreak of xenophobic crimes that has been seen in the country since at least 2008 and bring those responsible to justice Two protests are currently underway in different parts of Pretoria, Atteridgeville and Mamelodi, against high inequality, poverty and unemployment.

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  12. Analysts' Weekly Ratings Updates for Lundin MiningRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Political

    They now have a "focus stock" rating on the stock. 2/24/2017 - Lundin Mining had its price target lowered by analysts at TD Securities from C$10.00 to C$9.50.

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  13. The solar eclipse seen from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Photo: XinhuaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    Stargazers applauded as they were plunged into darkness Sunday when the moon passed in front of the sun in a spectacular "ring of fire" eclipse. Astronomers and enthusiasts in Argentina were among the first to see the so-called annular eclipse as it crossed South America shortly after 1200 GMT, on course for Africa.

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  14. DJ Black Coffee, Dimples, Fresh lit #UltraSA2017Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    The ULTRA Music Festival was held at the Nasrec Exhibition Centre, which looks like one of the only - - venues that could hold such a crowd. - Music lovers from around the world such as Portugal, USA and South Korea attended the event and - , - from what - the impressions I got, - - they clearly got their moneys worth.

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  15. More Looting in Johannesburg After Wave of Anti-immigrant AttacksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | US News & World Report

    ... the attacks as being directed against foreigners. Anti-immigrant violence has flared sporadically in South Africa against a background of near-record unemployment, with foreigners being accused of criminal activity and taking jobs from locals. Home ...

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  16. Campaigners call for transparency from Gambia's lendersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Ekklesia Daily News

    The Gambian government have said that former President Yahya Jammeh stole at least $50 million, and left the government with a debt of $1 billion. The most recent figure from the IMF is that the Gambia's total government debt is $881 million.

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  17. Boy 162x162Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New Vision

    Two weeks ago, the Police Deputy Director Human Resource Department, Felix Ndyomugenyi said, "out of the 4500 murder cases in four years, the police was able to solve only 100 cases". Solving crimes and execution of justice as we know it through criminal law requires that the cases are solved with substantial evidence proving to the judge beyond reasonable doubt.

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  18. U.S. General Visits Egypt Following Murderous Terror Attacks on ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    A top U.S. general is visiting Egypt at a time when the government is under fire for its response to an evidently orchestrated terrorist campaign of killings targeting minority Coptic Christians in northern Sinai. U.S. Central Command commander Gen.

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  19. The Toyota Corolla makes fans fall in love with driving againRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bizcommunity

    'Waku-doki' is a philosophy that drives Toyota's marketing and it's at the centre of the latest "Love Driving" campaign for the new Corolla. South Africans have always loved the Corolla and with the launch of the new model, they are destined to fall in love with it all over again.

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  20. South African police say not investigating deputy finance minister JonasRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    South Africa's Hawks elite police unit said on Monday it is not investigating Deputy Minister Mcebisi Jonas, but only making enquiries at this stage over allegations that he was part of a probe into allegations of corruption at state-owned South African Airways . South Africa's Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas arrives for a media briefing in Pretoria in this December 14, 2015 file photo.

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