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SNAP SHOT PICTURES OF POVERTY IN NIGERIA AREN’T ACCURATE. HERE’S THE REAL DEAL

Studies that reflect the movement of poverty levels at a particular point-in-time attract a lot of attention. They also inform academic and policy debates across the globe. In Africa, where

SOUTH AFRICA’S DEMOCRATIC ALLIANCE PLAYS POPULIST IMMIGRATION CARD

As elsewhere in the world, migration is increasingly at the centre of South Africa’s public and political debate. For the first time, the country’s official opposition party, the Democratic Alliance

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PRESIDENT BIYA RE-ELECTED WITH 71.3 % OF VOTE IN CAMEROON

YAOUNDÉ – Paul Biya, who has ruled Cameroon with an iron fist since 1982, on Monday won a landslide victory in a controversial presidential election, as the government tightened security

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KLIPFONTEIN RESIDENTS WANT FOREIGN-OWNED BUSINESSES CLOSED

The rape of a ten-year-old girl, allegedly by a foreign shopkeeper, has left the community of Klipfontein in Midrand up in arms. Some residents want all foreign-owned businesses to close

MR. KAJE ALOZIE ELECTED NIGERIAN UNION SOUTH AFRICA (NUSA) FREE-STATE PROVINCIAL CHAIRMAN

Honorable Kaje emerged the Chairman of Nigerian Union South Africa, Free State at the Provincial Elective Congress held in Bloemfontein Free state, South Africa on Sunday the 21st of October,

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‘WE THINK CODE’ SA’S FREE CODING COLLEGE IS LOOKING FOR STUDENTS – AND YOU DON’T EVEN NEED A MATRIC TO GET IN

WeThinkCode is looking for new students for 2019 The tuition-free institution runs a coding and software engineering programme in Cape Town and Johannesburg. The two-year programme is sponsored by companies

TIM OMOTOSO’S JESUS DOMINION INTERNATIONAL UK HEADQUARTERS ‘JUST A POSTAL ADDRESS’

Pastor Timothy Omotoso’s Jesus Dominion International Church headquarters has no physical address. It is registered as a postal address. The church has reportedly received R970,000 in donations this year. Omotoso

PASTOR TIM OMOTOSO TRIAL POSTPONED TO THURSDAY

The rape and human trafficking trial of Pastor Timothy Omotoso has been postponed to Thursday. Over the past two weeks, the Eastern Cape High Court sitting in Port Elizabeth heard

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#TimOmotoso: PETER DAUBERMANN’S APPLICATION FOR JUDGE TO RECUSE HIMSELF DISMISSED

An application by Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso for Judge Mandela Makaula to recuse himself from his rape and human trafficking trial has been dismissed. Omotoso and his two co-accused face

#UJTalks: SAMUEL SEGUN TO DISCUSS ‘TEACHING MACHINES TO BE MORAL’ AT UJ AUCKLAND PARK CAMPUS

The Department of Philosophy at the University of Johannesburg will be hosting a lunchtime conversation with Samuel Segun ( doctoral candidate at the Department of Philosophy, UJ). Title of Talk: