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Boyfriend of murdered cop hands himself over to authorities

JOHANNESBURG, September 1 – The 35-year-old man who was on the run after allegedly shooting and killing a female traffic officer and her mother has handed himself over to the Dennilton police in Limpopo, police said in a statement on Friday. South African Police Services spokesperson, Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe’ Ngoepe, said the man was accompanied by his lawyer Thursday […]

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Cameroon releases political activists

JOHANNESBURG, September 1 – United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the release of several leaders of the English-speaking regions in Cameroon’s South West and North West, as well as the dropping of all charges against them. “The Secretary-General hopes that this positive step will lead to a further lowering of tensions and strengthened political dialogue,” said Stéphane Dujarric, spokesperson […]

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Huawei projects technology to accelerate SDGs attainment

JOHANNESBURG – HUAWEI, the global information and communications technology solutions provider, believes technology will drive inclusive, sustainable growth needed for countries to achieve the United Nations Agenda for Sustainable Development. Speaking at the Responsible Global Business Forum being held in Johannesburg, Huawei South Africa Deputy Chief Executive Officer,  Jacky Zhang, said while the goals are […]

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MPs to interview remaining 12 candidates vying for SABC board posts

JOHANNESBURG, September 1 – The interviewing of the last 12 candidates to sit on the board of the cash-strapped South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) would resume on Friday. Thirty-six candidates were shortlisted, with one having withdrawn from the process. The term of the interim board ends on September 26. They were appointed after a parliamentary […]

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Zwane to receive Kusasalethu mine seismic incident report

JOHANNESBURG, September 1 – Harmony Gold management is on Friday, expected to brief Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane on the seismic incident a week ago, which killed five mineworkers at it’s Kusasalethu mine near Carletonville. The Chief inspector of mines and the department’s inspectors, who were part of the proto teams, are expected to present Zwane […]