SAFA rallies behind Sundowns,Chiefs and Pirates

Hlokomelo Mabogale | The South Africa Football Association (SAFA) has come out guns blazing against the African football’s association, CAF. This comes after  Morocco refused  Kaizer Chiefs to enter the country to honour their CAF Champions League group stages game against Wydad Casablanca. Mamelodi Sundowns was blocked by Algerian authorities from entering the country for […]

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Minister Pandor conveys condolences on the passing away of Zimbabwe’s Minister

Tebogo Msimanga | The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa, Naledi Pandor conveyed condolences to the Government and the people of the Republic of Zimbabwe. This is after the passing away Sibusiso Busi Moyo, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of the Republic of Zimbabwe. It is […]

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270 million vaccine dosses secured for African Countries

Tebogo Msimanga | The African Vaccine Acquisition Task Team (AVATT) established by African Union Chair President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday reported to a special meeting of the AU Bureau of the Assembly that it has secured a provisional 270 million vaccine doses for African countries.  At least 50 million doses will be available for the […]

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Travellers urged to observe immigration laws

Tebogo Msimanga | The Department of Home Affairs announced that congestion at Beitbridge Border Post has been cleared and traffic has returned to normal. All lanes around the border have been cleared and the border has been easily accessible. This means that all travellers through Beitbridge have been processed and cleared. According to eNCA, at […]

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Ramaphosa congratulates DR John Pombe Magafuli as Tanzania president

Tebogo Msimanga | Chairperson of the Africa Union, President Cyril Ramaphosa, has offered his congratulations to Dr John Pombe Magufuli on his election as the President-elect of the United Republic of Tanzania. Tanzania held general elections on 28 October 2020. On 1 November 2020 the National Electoral Commission (NEC) pronounced Dr Magufuli as overall winner […]

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SAHRC Welcomes Zimbabwe Journalist’s Release

Hlokomelo Mabogale Investigative journalist Hopewell Chin’ono was detained by the Zimbabwean government for allegedly being critical to the government of the day led by Emmerson Mnangagwa. Chin’ono was arrested at his home on Monday 20 July. He was accused of supporting calls by Jacob Ngarivhume for a planned protest against corruption on 31 July Chin’ono […]

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Nigeria receives ventilators that were promised by Trump

AFP Trump’s April promise became a reality when Nigeria received 200 ventilators from the United States to help its fight against coronavirus, health officials said on Wednesday. A senior official in the minister’s office said to AFP, “The items were received by minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire from the US ambassador to Nigeria, Ms […]

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Ramaphosa appoints two envoys to assess Zimbabwe’s crisis

Ntombekhaya Zibi After pressure has been put on South Africa’s shoulders to do something about the crisis unfolding in Zimbabwe, President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced he has  appointed two envoys to assess how South Africa can help. The president’s office announced on Thursday that former Cabinet minister Sydney Mufamadi and former parliamentary Speaker Baleka Mbete […]

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