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CRIME AND DANGER IN SOUTH AFRICA

SUPPORT JOURNALISM. DONATE AT PATREON.COM/TIMCAST Today I spoke with some South Africans who moved to Seoul to discuss the current state of crime and danger in SA. Make sure to subscribe for more travel, news, opinion, and documentary with Tim Pool everyday. FOLLOW ME Instagram – http://instagram.com/Timcast Twitter – http://twitter.com/Timcast …

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AAU committed to uphold African Union’s Global Agenda 2063 – Ghana News Agency

Ghana News AgencyAAU committed to uphold African Union's Global Agenda 2063Ghana News AgencyAccra, June 6, GNA - Professor Etienne E. Ehile, the Secretary General, Association of African Universities (AAU), has said that the Association has aligned itself with the continental educational policies. These include the African Union's (AU) global ...Kenya commits Sh800 million to setting up scholarship fundDaily NationAAU celebrates 50 years as voice of higher educationUniversity World NewsAAU meeting highlights higher education in AfricaNews Ghanaall 4 news articles »

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South Africa in a recession

The South African economy has moved into a recession. This after the country’s Gross Domestic Product decreased by minus 0.7% during the first quarter of 2017. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news source

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Kidnapped, beaten, raped and held for five years: Girls reveal the brutalities of Boko Haram – Irish Independent

Irish IndependentKidnapped, beaten, raped and held for five years: Girls reveal the brutalities of Boko HaramIrish IndependentBoko Haram's repeated attacks have paralysed Borno in north-eastern Nigeria for eight years. Our reporter spoke to women abducted and raped by the vicious insurgents who want to create an Islamic state. Tragedy: Maimuna, with her son Ibrahim (4).Storm destroys 1000 refugee homes in NigeriaThe Sun Daily600 security personnel deployed to Maiduguri churches, mosquesNAIJ.COMBoko Haram: NSCDC Deploys 600 Personnel To Maiduguri Worship CentersSaharaReporters.comThe Eagle Online -Vanguardall 18 news articles

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Thousands of Nigeria’s returning refugees need humanitarian assistance – UN refugee agency – UN News Centre

UN News CentreThousands of Nigeria's returning refugees need humanitarian assistance – UN refugee agencyUN News CentreNigerian refugees returning from Cameroon wait to register at Banki camp in northern Nigeria. Photo UNHCR/Romain Desclous. Tweet. Print. 2 June 2017 – As thousands of refugees return from Cameroon to north-eastern Nigeria, straining the few existing ...World Digest: June 2, 2017Washington PostAl-Shabaab replaces Boko Haram as Africa's deadliest terror groupVICE NewsSuicide bombers kill nine in northern CameroonEyewitness NewsReliefWeb -Aljazeera.

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Fitch has affirmed South Africa’s credit rating

Rating Agency Fitch has affirmed South Africa’s credit rating. But Fitch had already cut South Africa’s sovereign rating which relates to debt in foreign currency, as well as rand-denominated debt to junk status. That followed President Jacob Zuma’s recent cabinet reshuffle. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news source

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Africa Day celebrated across the continent

Africa Day will be commemorated across the continent today (Thursday). South Africa is the only country where it’s not a public holiday. But some political parties like the PAC are pushing for it to become one. Africa Day celebrates the formation of the Organisation of African Union, established on this …

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NUMSA demands details on GM South Africa disinvestment

National Metal Workers Union, NUMSA is demanding General Motors South Africa and Isuzu provide them with the full details of the agreement that was reached by the two car manufacturing companies before arriving at the decision to dis-invest in South Africa. NUMSA is also looking to seek legal action if …

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Political economist and scholar Adam Hanieh in South Africa

When one usually thinks of the middle-east, images of violence, strife and unimaginable human living conditions comes into mind. But what is the cause of all the conflict? Joining me in studio is renowned political economist and scholar Adam Hanieh. He’s in the country on invitation from the Afro-Middle East …

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Numsa responds to GM decision to exit SA

Vehicle manufacturer, General Motors – South Africa is to stop operating in the country. Its light commercial vehicle manufacturing operations will be acquired by Isuzu Motors. GM will end the manufacture and supply of Chevrolet vehicles to the domestic market by the end of the year. It will also be …

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SACC unburdening panel releases report

The National Executive Committee of the South African Council of Churches is releasing a report of the SACC Unburdening Panel in Soweto. The document aims to report back on the panel’s work in offering individuals and groups a platform to air their experiences of inappropriate of corrupt offers. Its been …

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