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TEN YEARS AFTER XENOPHOBIC KILLINGS, REFUGEES AND MIGRANTS STILL LIVING IN FEAR

Ten years after an outbreak of horrific xenophobic violence claimed 60 lives in South Africa, refugees and migrants are still facing daily discrimination and living in constant fear of physical

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NIGERIA-SOUTH AFRICA RELATIONS: A ROLLER COASTER RIDE

Relations between South Africa and Nigeria are pivotal to peace, sustainable development, Pan-Africanism and regional integration in Africa. However, these African powerhouses’ relations have been marked by constant oscillation. As

NIGERIA IS AFRICA’S MOST PROFITABLE ROUTE FOR SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS – CEO

Mr. Vuyani Jarana, was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of South African Airways in November 2017 with a simple mandate to restructure the airline and return it to

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HOW YOU CAN USE ONE BOND TO BUILD A PROPERTY EMPIRE

You don’t need to have millions in the bank to build a property portfolio. You can get there with one bond and some intelligent investing. Property has long been considered

THE SOUTH AFRICA SAGA FEATURING NIGERIANS

Barrister Austin Okeke Writes From South Africa. The late General Sani Abacha military regime was under various sanctions, consequently, the Nigerian missions all over the globe couldn’t function as they

XENOPHOBIC ATTACKS – HOUSE SEEKS STIFFER ACTION AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA

The House of Representatives on Wednesday, called on the Federal Government to institute stiffer measures against South Africa over the endless xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in that country. This was

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DEATH TOLL FROM LISTERIA OUTBREAK IN SOUTH AFRICA RISES TO MORE THAN 200

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The death toll from the world’s largest ever outbreak of the food-borne disease listeria has risen to 204, but the number of new cases has declined sharply

SOUTH AFRICA’S READING CRISIS: FOCUS ON THE ROOT CAUSE, NOT THE PERIPHERALS

Nearly a quarter of a century into democracy, four presidents and several curricular revisions later, South Africa has made little headway in its reading crisis. Calling it a crisis is

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IF SOUTH AFRICA’S PROVINCES WERE INDEPENDENT STATES

Perspective matters. A lot. Recent provincial economic data published by Stats SA take on a fresh light when they’re ranked against other countries. Gauteng is South Africa’s economic powerhouse. The

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NEWS24, THE DAILY MAVERICK, AND THE AMABHUNGANE RECOGNIZED FOR EXPOSING ZUMA CORRUPTION

The 2017 Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism went to a group of three media outlets that investigated and reported on the Gupta brothers, cronies of Jacob Zuma and widely