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South Africa’s dilemma of land reform and mining investment

The land reform dear to South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is not only of concern to white farmers. As large landowners, mining groups are also afraid of paying the price of a massive and unbridled redistribution of land.
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South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday deliver his last state-of-the-nation address ahead of elections in May with his party smarting from corruption allegations.
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South Africa’s cabinet approves new mining charter

South African cabinet has approved the latest version of the long-delayed mining charter which lay outs requirements for black ownership levels and other targets, a cabinet minister said on Thursday.

Cyril Ramaphosa appeals to ANC supporters to accept decision on missing votes

Newly elected Africa National Congress (ANC) president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has appealed to members of the party to accept the decision reached on the disputed votes for the powerful position of secretary general.

ANC election: Nigerian community in South Africa congratulates Cyril Ramaphosa

The Nigerian Community in South Africa has congratulated Mr Cyril Ramaphosa on his election as the new President of the African National Congress (ANC).

Cyril Ramaphosa clinches ANC Presidency, beats Jacob Zuma’s ex-wife Nkosazana

South Africa’s Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has been elected leader of the ruling African National Congress, a pole position that will make him president of the country in 2019.

South Africa’s Jacob Zuma again denounces “monopoly” white economic power

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa reiterated his call for radical reforms to shift the balance of “monopoly” economic power away from whites who dominated under apartheid.

Former AU chief Dlamini-Zuma to become South African MP

South African veteran politician and anti-apartheid activist Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, a leading contender to take over as head of the ruling ANC in December, will be sworn in as a member of parliament next week, a senior party official said on Friday.

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Kaduna governor enrols son in public school — in pictures

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Monday enrolled one of his sons, Abubakar Al-Siddique, in a public school in the State.
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Politicians recruiting Boko Haram elements to destabilise Zamfara – governor

Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State has said that politicians are allegedly recruiting Boko Haram elements in order to cause havoc in the state.
Residents of Nairobi’s Dagoretti constituency hold up a tattered chalkboard recovered from the debris of a collapsed classroom block on September 23, 2019 at Precious Talents primary school. Seven children died and scores injured early on September 23, 2019 when a school building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi in an accident blamed on shoddy construction.TONY KARUMBA / AFP

Seven children killed, scores hurt in Kenya school collapse

Seven children died and scores were injured early Monday when a school building collapsed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, in an accident blamed on shoddy construction.
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Real Madrid weighing up summer move for Raheem Sterling

Real Madrid are reportedly weighing up a summer bid for Raheem Sterling after meeting with his representatives earlier this year.

Justice Ngwuta participates in Supreme Court’s legal year ceremony

In what seems a precursor to his eventual resumption of judicial functions, suspended Justice Sylvester Ngwuta of the Supreme Court, is currently participating in activities marking the commencement of the court’s new legal year.