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Ivory Coast cocoa farmers welcome good weather for main crop

Rainfall was above average over most of Ivory Coast's cocoa growing regions last week, increasing the chances of a strong start to the next main crop in October, farmers said ...

Doctors in Nigeria's Cross River state began an indefinite strike on Monday in protest over ...

South Africa marked another sombre Covid-19 milestone on Monday night, as cases passed the 200,000 ...

Zimbabwe arrests nurses striking over low pay

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Zimbabwean police arrested more than a dozen nurses and union representatives ...

Sedgwick's Old Brown Sherry is not a cure ...

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Old Brown Sherry is not a cure for Covid-19, as claimed in viral social media ...

New move to combat crime at Arlington tip

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A spate of robberies at the Arlington tip has prompted the Nelson Mandela Bay ...

Port Elizabeth High Court cases to be postponed again

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The Port Elizabeth High Court is continuing with the postponement of all criminal cases, where the accused are in ...

#Covid19 | All you need to know about the coronavirus

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We've put together, in one place, everything you need to know about Covid-19 including the latest news, contact numbers ...

Eskom to cut power to Northern Cape municipalities over non-payment

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Power utility Eskom warned on Monday that it would cut off electricity to four Northern Cape municipalities from ...

Six accused of Covid-19 UIF fraud get R5,000 bail

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The six people accused of stealing R5.7m in a UIF fraud and money-laundering scam over Covid-19 relief payments were ...

Another win for government as FF+ challenge to Disaster Act is dismissed

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The full bench of the high court in Pretoria has dismissed a challenge brought by the Freedom Front Plus against the ...

Stellenbosch medical student suspended after female assaulted

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Stellenbosch University has temporarily suspended a final-year male student after he allegedly assaulted a female ...

Memorial for Milnerton refinery explosion victims to be held this week

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A memorial service for the two Astron Energy employees who died during an explosion will likely be held at the ...

COVID-19 imperils AIDS progress, UN warns

World

At the start of a week of virtual International AIDS Conferences, the UN said the world was already way off course in ...

Joburg gets a few days' grace to pass its budget

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The deadline was missed after a meeting on Tuesday last week was adjourned to Thursday to allow political parties ...

From a humiliating eviction to the pursuit of justice - a timeline of Khayelitsha's ...

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Bulelani Qholani from Khayelitsha in Cape Town is in pursuit of justice after he was humiliated during evictions last ...

More than half of Mpumalanga's grade R pupils back in class: department

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More than half of all grade R pupils registered in Mpumalanga's government schools reported back for class on Monday, ...

Madagascar re-imposes lockdown amid surge in virus cases

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Madagascar has placed its capital Antananarivo under a fresh lockdown following a new surge in coronavirus infections, ...

Motherwell parents shut down Imbasa Primary School

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Parents at Imbasa Primary School in Motherwell protested against the opening of the school on Monday morning, saying ...

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