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FLOOD WARNING ISSUED AS HEAVY RAINFALL EXPECTED TO HIT INTERIOR REGIONS OF SA

JOHANNESBURG – There are warnings of flooding in interior parts of the country with more rain expected this week. The South African Weather Service on Tuesday said severe thunderstorms could

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RETRENCHMENTS LOOM AT SAA

JOHANNESBURG – South African Airways (SAA) has informed its more than 5,000 employees that it’s restructuring. It is estimated that about 944 staff will be affected. The national carrier has

NIGERIA TO CONNECT EAST, SOUTH, NORTH AFRICAN COUNTRIES BY ROAD, SAYS FASHOLA

Nigeria’s works and housing minister Babatunde Fashola on Monday said the ongoing road construction projects in the country are targetted at connecting East, West, North and South African countries by

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PROF. SAMUEL LERE AMUSAN TO GIVE INAUGURAL LECTURE AT NWU

The Executive Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Prof Pamela Maseko will host Prof. Amusan’s lecture on Feeding the people, uplifting the continent: Nigeria and South Africa in the struggle

BURNA BOY TO DONATE EARNINGS FROM SOUTH AFRICA ANTI-XENOPHOBIA CONCERT TO ATTACK VICTIMS

Award-winning Afrobeats star Burna Boy is scheduled to headline a concert in South Africa, just two months after he vowed never to return to the country following a spate of

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RAND WEAKER AS CHINA-US TRADE DEAL DELAY WEIGH

JOHANNESBURG – The rand weakened early on Monday, dragged lower by renewed uncertainty over the signing of a trade agreement between China and the United States. At 0800 GMT, the

TWITTER CEO MEETS TECH ENTREPRENEURS IN LAGOS

Twitter boss, Jack Dorsey, is in Nigeria and he is making new friends. CEO of the popular social media application on Friday met with tech entrepreneurs at Nigeria’s commercial capital,

MAN ATTEMPTS SELLING HIS THREE-YEAR-OLD SON FOR 5 MILLION NAIRA

A 42-year-old man identified as Ayuba John have been arrested by Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) officials after his failed attempt to sell his three-year-old son. Ayuba, who

INSOMNIA IN ADULTS LINKED TO HEART ATTACK AND STROKE

Do you suffer from insomnia? You may be more likely to suffer a heart attack or stroke or develop heart disease, according to a new study published Wednesday. “This is

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#ChampionsTogether: SPRINGBOKS SPOTTED IN BRAAMFONTEIN

The Springboks are parading around Gauteng on Thursday, to celebrate their incredible World Cup victory. Pretoria and Johannesburg hosted the tours. The heroes of the Rugby World Cup were showing