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ANCWL statement on SABC TV News “patriarchal attitudes”

Ogopoleng Mushi   The African National Congress Women’s League(ANCWL) has released a statement on Saturday, 23 September, in expression of their aversion to the South Affrican Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) TV News. This is following a continuous tagging of Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as “Zuma’s ex wife” as opposed to addressing her formally with her credentials.   […]

Africa In The News South Africa

Microlight pilot airlifted with multiple and severe injuries following crash in Magaliesburg area

MAGALIESBURG, September 23– A microlight pilot who crashed at an airfield in the Magaliesburg area in Gauteng on Saturday morning suffered multiple severe injuries and has been airlifted to hospital, paramedics said. Netcare 911 paramedics responded to reports just after 7.30am that a microlight had crashed at an airfield in Orient Hills in the Magaliesburg […]

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German social-democrat candidate Schulz urges voters to turn out en masse to counter far-right surge

BERLIN, September 23 – Martin Schulz, Angela Merkel’s social-democratic challenger for the chancellery, on Friday called on Germans to vote en masse in the weekend’s national elections to minimise the gains of the Alternative for Germany (AfD), calling the extreme-right party “the shame of the nation”. As a small group of  Adf supporters heckled from […]