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PSL to observe moment of silence for Annan, Gumede and Jantjies

JOHANNESBURG, September 14  – The Premier Soccer League will observe a moment of silence for the late former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, the late Uthongathi Chairman Nicholas Gumede and former player Reggie Jantjies. This will apply at all Premiership, National First Division and MultiChoice Diski Challenge fixtures on Saturday and Sunday this weekend. The […]

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President Ramaphosa mourns death of former UN secretary general Kofi Annan

JOHANNESBURG, August 18 – President Cyril Ramaphosa on Saturday expressed his deep condolences at the death of former United Nations (UN) secretary general Kofi Annan. Speaking shortly before his departure from Windhoek where he attended the 38th ordinary summit of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Ramaphosa said Annan’s death was a great shock and […]

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Paradise Papers reveal dubious dealings bleed Congo’s mineral wealth

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – The Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) enormous mineral wealth is being exploited by greedy international companies and corrupt middlemen with close relations to President Joseph Kabila and other senior government officials, according to the Paradise Papers. The issue was raised by Paradise Papers which comprise more than 13.4 million leaked documents, […]