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FEAR AND LOOTING AS VIOLENT MOB RAMPAGES THROUGH JOBURG IN PICTURES

The Johannesburg CBD was plunged into violence on Monday morning, a day after three people died in a fire in a hijacked building. A mob, calling on foreign nationals to

ILLEGAL MASS DEMOLITION OF BUILDINGS AT LAKOWE IBEJU-LEKKI, LAGOS

Residents of Foweseje Community, Lakowe, Ibeju-Lekki have cried out over alleged illegal demolition of houses in the community by the agents of an organisation claiming ownership of the community land.

A NEW WAVE OF CRIME PLAGUES JOBURG CBD

Families, Workers, and shoppers are gripped with fear of crime in the Johannesburg CBD. The number of violent robberies, some at gunpoint, spiral out control. Street robberies are happening all

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MAN SHOT DEAD IN JOHANNESBURG CBD

A man was shot dead in Johannesburg CBD yesterday around 7:44 pm. The reason for the shooting is unknown. As seen in the video below, the deceased was talking to

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

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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

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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