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NIGERIAN CONSULATE IN JOHANNESBURG DISMANTLES PASSPORT RACKETEERS

The Nigerian consulate in Johannesburg, South Africa, has dismantled the “web of powerful passport racketeers” that had operated around its premises for many years. Consequently, applicants for Nigerian passports at

D’BANJ SAYS IT’S ON ALL OF US TO END EXTREME POVERTY

D’banj is using his music to contribute towards ending poverty. Dapo Oyebanje, popularly known by stage name D’banj, can be seen as one of the artists revolutionising African music with

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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

PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA OFFICIALLY CLOSES THE TWO-DAY PRESIDENTIAL JOBS SUMMIT HELD AT THE GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTER IN MIDRAND, JOHANNESBURG

The Summit was convened under the auspices of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC) and brought together all constituencies under one roof to focus on collaborative and high-impact

OVER 300 INDUSTRY LEADERS TO ATTEND THIS YEAR’S CRU AFRICA FERTILIZER AGRIBUSINESS CONFERENCE

Over 300 industry leaders to attend this year’s CRU Africa Fertilizer Agribusiness Conference 2018, which is aimed at promoting investment, partnership and innovation across the sector. After three successful events

RAMAPHOSA TO UNVEIL MANDELA STATUE AT UN HQ ON HERITAGE DAY

While South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on home soil on Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa will extend the country’s historic legacy by unveiling a statue of late president Nelson Mandela at

ACTING PRESIDENT DAVID MABUZA LEAD THE NATIONAL HERITAGE DAY CELEBRATIONS IN KOKSTAD

Acting President David Mabuza lead the National Heritage Day Celebrations at the Riverview Stadium in Kokstad, KwaZulu-Natal Province. The South African Calendar marks September as the Month of Heritage and 

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UNLOCKING AFRICA’S INDUSTRIAL CORRIDORS AND THE ROLE OF STATE OWNED COMPANIES / ENTERPRISES

ABOUT THIS PANEL DISCUSSION: The economic development challenges facing Africa include the highest population growth globally, low growth in infrastructure stock, low levels of intra-regional economic exchange, and remains the

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SA TO SPEND R276.6 BILLION ON IT IN 2018

South Africa is expected to spend R276.6 billion on IT in 2018, a 4.3% increase from 2017, according to Gartner. The market analysis and research firm said all IT segments

PRIME MINISTER THERESA MAY’S PRESS STATEMENT

Prime Minister Theresa May’s press statement alongside the President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa Thank you, Mr President, for your welcome and thank you for hosting me and my delegates