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Zimbabwe opposition leader plans mock inauguration in challenge to president

Harare, September 12 – Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader Nelson Chamisa is planning a mock inauguration on Saturday  to challenge the oath taken by President Emmerson Mnangagwa,  his spokesman said. Mnangagwa was inaugurated three weeks ago, following a court decision upholding his disputed election victory. However, a junior minister warned the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) that any […]

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Egypt lifts suspension on SA fruit and veggie imports

JOHANNESBURG, September 10 – The temporary suspension on South African Agricultural imports to Egypt has been lifted, according to a statement released by the Egyptian embassy in Pretoria on Monday. However, the Egyptian authorities have requested the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries take the necessary action to ensure that fresh fruit and vegetables exported […]