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Nigerian Military to Boost Security Amid Surge in Boko Haram Attacks – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaNigerian Military to Boost Security Amid Surge in Boko Haram AttacksVoice of AmericaSince April, Boko Haram has carried out more than 100 attacks in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri. Efforts are underway to secure the city, including the relocation of military chiefs to Maiduguri, and to tighten security at the university ...Photos of special mobile strike force launched by Nigerian army to fight Boko HaramNAIJ.COMSuicide bombers kill 27 people, wound 83 in northeast NigeriaIndependent.ieNigerian Army launches special Mobile Strike Force to

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Pres. Mugabe confirms Mnangagwa is in South Africa for treatment

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has confirmed that vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa is currently in Johannesburg to get medical treatment. Mnangagwa was airlifted to South Africa at the weekend after he took ill at a ZANU-PF rally. SABC has confirmed that Mnangagwa is receiving treatment at the Donald Gordon hospital in Parktown. …

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Analysis: Parliament’s vote of no-confidence 6

Today the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa will debate the eighth motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. The EFF, together with the DA, IFP, COPE and other opposition parties are calling on Ministers of Parliament to vote Zuma out in the Motion of No Confidence, while …

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2017 National Women’s Day celebrations

South Africa commemorate the National Women’s Day on 9 August 2017 at Galeshewe, Kimberley in the Northern Cape under the theme: “The Year of OR Tambo: Women United in Moving South Africa Forward”. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news source

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Analysis: Parliament’s vote of no-confidence 3

Today the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa will debate the eighth motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. The EFF, together with the DA, IFP, COPE and other opposition parties are calling on Ministers of Parliament to vote Zuma out in the Motion of No Confidence, while …

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Analysis: Parliament’s vote of no-confidence 2

Today the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa will debate the eighth motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. The EFF, together with the DA, IFP, COPE and other opposition parties are calling on Ministers of Parliament to vote Zuma out in the Motion of No Confidence, while …

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All eyes on on National Assembly Speaker, Baleka Mbete

All eyes will be on Parliament this Monday afternoon where National Assembly Speaker, Baleka Mbete, will announce her decision regarding a secret ballot on a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma. The vote is scheduled for Tuesday. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news source

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MPs vote on motion of no confidence in Zuma

Parliament’s National Assembly will be the focus of intense interest this afternoon, both in South Africa and abroad. Members of the National Assembly are set to decide the future of President Jacob Zuma this afternoon during a motion of no-confidence in him. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news source

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Motion of no confidence in President Zuma

Parliament’s National Assembly will be the focus of intense interest this afternoon, both in South Africa and abroad. Members of the National Assembly are set to decide the future of President Jacob Zuma this afternoon during a motion of no-confidence in him. For more news, visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news source

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South African Kids World Champions

Congratulations are in order for Khelan Desai, Sahaj Mooji, Hongjae Noh and Joshua Bruwer these four St Johns boys have just returned from Toronto, Canada as the winners of the World Kids Lit Quiz. Mrs Nicky Sulter who is the school’s preparatory Librarian and Kids Lit Quiz coach is in …

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Krotoa movie now in South Africa

Krotoa was an influential women in the early days of the Dutch Cape Colony. She worked as a servant and interpreter for Jan van Riebeeck relaying messages between him and her local tribesman. Her life story has been turned into a multi award wining movie – that was however, first …

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Whistle blowing in South Africa

On Monday the Wits School of Governance in Johannesburg hosted a dialogue in collaboration with Democracy Works Foundation, Business Leadership SA and the Platform for the Protection of Whistle blowers in Africa. The gathering was about defending South Africa’s Democracy, and the fight against state capture and corruption. One of …

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