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SOUTH AFRICA GRANTS GHANA VISA-FREE STATUS, DENIES NIGERIA

Ghana is the latest country to be granted a visa-free status by the South African government. South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs has added Ghana to a list of seven

DAVID MAKHURA CALLS FOR STRICTER BORDER CONTROLS AS GAUTENG POPULATION SWELLS

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has called for stricter border control in the country as the province’s population continues to grow. Makhura claimed 9% of people moving to Gauteng every five

HOW MUCH MONEY YOU NEED TO BE CONSIDERED RICH IN SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa is one of the unequal countries in the world which means that what it takes to be ‘rich’ can be highly subjective. A March 2019 report from Bloomberg

OBSERVERS SAY ELECTION IS FREE AND FAIR

PRETORIA – Three African observer missions have declared that voting was free and fair on 8 May but they will be closely monitoring the audit of disputed results. The African

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NIGERIANS SPEAK ABOUT SOUTH AFRICA’S ELECTIONS

CNBC Africa spoke to Nigerians on the street of Lagos about their thoughts on elections in South Africa. 

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SOUTH SUDAN TO SIGN OIL EXPLORATION DEAL WITH SOUTH AFRICA

South Sudan and South Africa will sign a production sharing agreement for an untapped exploration block in the East African country, whose production has been hampered by civil war, South

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CALL FOR SPONSORSHIP FOR 14TH EDITION OF NEA AWARDS 2019 LIVE IN SOUTH AFRICA

  NEA AWARDS is an annual entertainment award show to be held in South Africa, with the sole purpose of celebrating and recognizing the numerous contributions of entertainers to the African entertainment

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SOUTH AFRICA’S POLITICIANS FEED ANTI-FOREIGNER VIOLENCE

Political figures in South Africa have condemned the latest attacks on foreigners in Durban. At the same time, their anti-migrant rhetoric ahead of elections on May 8 is fueling the

CITY OF JOBURG FORMALISES PLANS TO MINIMISE LOAD SHEDDING DISRUPTIONS

JOHANNESBURG – The City of Johannesburg has begun formalising plans to minimise disruptions to services as a result of the ongoing blackouts. The city said on Wednesday load shedding had

CLEOPATRA MBALI MASINGA FEELS COMPELLED TO CREATE AWARENESS AND COMPASSION FOR DISPLACED WOMEN AND CHILDREN AROUND THE WORLD

As an immigrant from South Africa who is grateful for Canada’s safety and respect of human rights, Cleopatra Mbali Masinga feels compelled to create awareness and compassion for displaced women