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HOW MINE DUMPS IN SOUTH AFRICA AFFECT THE HEALTH OF COMMUNITIES LIVING NEARBY

Mining is a major economic activity in many developing countries. In South Africa, mining of gold, coal and other natural resources has played a significant role in the country’s economy,

VELLIE P WELCOMES YOU TO HIS WORLD WITH HIS DEBUT SINGLE, “ALL I DO”

Hakeem Opeyemi, who professionally goes by the stage name “Vellie P” releases his debut single under 1806 Lyfestyle titled, “All I Do.” Nigerian born, South Africa based hip-hop artist and

UGLY MOOI RIVER ACTIONS CONDEMNED

The South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Ltd (SANRAL) today condemned the violent and destructive protests at the Mooi River toll plaza in the strongest terms. “There is a right

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VOTING RIGHTS OF THE NIGERIAN DIASPORA

“No taxation without representation” was the battle cry of America’s war of independence from colonial rule. Correspondingly, “no remittance without representation” would be a fitting slogan for the on-going battle

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PRESIDENT BUHARI’S MEETING WITH DONALD TRUMP WAS ALL ABOUT STAYING ON MESSAGE

During a joint press conference yesterday (April 30) with Donald Trump as part of a working visit to the United States, Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari appeared to have one mission:

NIGERIA BANS COUGH SYRUP WITH CODEINE AFTER ADDICTION OUTCRY

Nigeria has announced a ban on the production and import of cough syrup containing codeine after a BBC investigation into its role in an addiction epidemic. A health ministry spokesman

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SUICIDE BOMB ATTACK KILLED DOZENS IN MUBI, NIGERIA

Last Thursday, at least four people were killed when suicide bombers and fighters attempted to storm the Borno state capital, Maiduguri, raising fresh questions about security. Suicide bombers have killed

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LION ATTACK DID NOT HAPPEN IN MARAKELE NATIONAL PARK

South African National Parks (SANParks) confirmed in a statement that a recent lion attack in the Thabazimbi area happened in a privately owned animal sanctuary called Marakele Predator Park not

SOUTH AFRICANS’ WALLETS HIT HARD AS FUEL PRICE SPIKES

JOHANNESBURG – It has not been a good year for the wallets of South African consumers, with the latest blow being the fuel price spike that came into effect at