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'Connected' people know where Shiraaz Mohamed is - GOTG

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
Photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed who was abducted two weeks ago while travelling in war-torn Syria, is alive, says Gift of the Givers.
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Zuma rejects call for lifestyle audits

Independent Online - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Jacob Zuma has again appealed for unity among the ruling alliance. Picture: REUTERS/James Oatway. Durban - President Jacob Zuma has again appealed for unity among the ruling alliance while lashing out at those who called for the ...
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Dear African Union: Hello?

News24 - ‎2 hours ago‎
I do not know if I should heave a sigh of relief or cry for Africa after Yahya Jammeh left The Gambia on Saturday night. I am reminded of a song by John Denver called Leaving on a jet plane.
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WATCH: Soweto church in homosexuality furore

Independent Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
Singer and actor Somizi Mhlongo, who was infuriated by a sermon in Soweto. Picture: Sizwe Ndingane. Bishop Dag Heward-Mills Picture: Sizwe Ndingane.
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WC fire season: Officials to ensure wild animals affected are safe

Eyewitness News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Parts of the city of CT & the province have been ravaged by vegetation fires and a number of animals have died. City of Cape Town officials managed to rescue a baby springbok while battling a blaze in the Helderberg region.
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#WEF2017: Davos download: Global economic warming

Eyewitness News - ‎4 hours ago‎
The main take away from Davos 2017 is the strength of the optimism of the US business sector. A chapel is reflected on the side of a World Economic Forum shuttle bus in Davos, Switzerland on 18 January 2017.
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Dozens evacuated after WWII bomb found near Hong Kong campus

Citizen - ‎39 minutes ago‎
The bomb was to be detonated on site Monday evening and treated with an 'abrasive water-cutting system', a bomb disposal expert told reporters.
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Egypt: Attackers kill five soldiers in Sinai Peninsula

Aljazeera.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
At least five soldiers have been killed by unknown gunmen in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, according to military officials, in the latest attack to hit the troubled area.
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Wabukala sworn in as EACC chairman

Daily Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
New EACC chairman Eliud Wabukala with Judiciary Chief Registrar Anne Amadi after he was sworn in on January 23, 2017. PHOTO | FRED MUKINDA | NATION MEDIA GROUP.
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President Akufo-Addo didn't want to invite trouble for Ghana – Nitiwul

Ghana Business News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Mr Dominic Aduna Bingab Nitiwul, Minister of Defence Designate, has said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, then opposition leader, last year did not want to invite trouble for Ghanaians on the matter involving the two Guantanamo Bay detainees.
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First lady, women leaders host Amina ahead of AU elections

Daily Nation - ‎3 hours ago‎
First Lady Margaret Kenyatta and Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed cut a cake during a luncheon to wish Ms Mohamed well on January 22, 2017.
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CACOL champions resubmission of Magu's name for confirmation

BusinessDay - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL), has said that resubmission of the name of Ibrahim Magu, the acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), to the Senate for screening “is the only logical thing to ...

Abalone syndicate put away in Cape Town

iAfrica.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
The South African Police Service has confirmed the conviction of an abalone (perlemoen) syndicate in Cape Town. The four men, Abri Filipe Bucchianeri (30), Cecil George Kruger (63), Sean Kruger (32) and Busobenkosi Matera (34), have been charged with ...
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'Fake Twitter accounts being used to misinform public'

Eyewitness News - ‎Jan 22, 2017‎
JOHANNESBURG - Questions are being asked about the agenda of a few fake news Twitter accounts, with three media organisations being mimicked.

Sponsored Content: University of Kwa-Zulu Natal Extended Learning

Independent Online - ‎3 hours ago‎
Thousands of students who pass the National Senior Certificate examinations cannot gain access to Science and Commerce related degrees because they do not meet the entrance requirements of universities.

JMPD cops nab armed robbers in routine search

Independent Online - ‎33 minutes ago‎
Johannesburg - During a routine stop-and-search operation by Joburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) officers, four armed robbers were arrested just before 2pm on Sunday near Doornfontein.
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Why a continued rise in gold prices may still pan out

Mining Review - ‎5 hours ago‎
We are unlikely to enter another boom for some time still and so we must remember the lessons learnt and applied throughout the worst of the commodity downturn.
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Petra insists challenging illegal mining not an output threat

Mining MX - ‎1 hour ago‎
DEALING with the illegal miners operating on surface on mining rights belonging to Petra Diamond's Kimberley Ekapa Mining (KEM) joint venture “… remains a challenge but they have not affected our production,” said Petra CEO, Johan Dippenaar.
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AB InBev to cut manager jobs in SA

Bizcommunity.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
AB InBev stresses the voluntary severance targeting management will not interfere with commitments on post-merger employment. Carlos Brito.
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Cape Town SA's most popular city among 'ultra-rich' property buyers - global survey

BizNews - ‎3 hours ago‎
Cape Town attracts many well-heeled tourists, but it is also the country's favoured city among ultra-rich property buyers looking for an African holiday home or residence.
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ShowMax and SEACOM bring faster service to Kenya

htxt.africa - ‎1 hour ago‎
ShowMax looks like it's upping the ante in its battle with competitors for the hearts and wallets of streaming media subscribers in Kenya.
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Your driving habits say a lot about you

Kathorus Mail - ‎6 hours ago‎
So, you've been driving a motor vehicle for as long as you can remember, yet you still don't know what to do when you reach a traffic circle, when you get to a four-way intersection, or when the traffic lights are not working.

Bidvest debuts keyless car rental app

IT-Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
Following about a year in development Bidvest Car Rental has introduced South Africa's first keyless car rental fleet with the launch of its app, Snappdrive.
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SAHRC: Brakpan restaurant's 'date night' policy disturbing

Eyewitness News - ‎2 hours ago‎
An EWN investigation revealed how the Lake Restaurant doesn't allow same-sex couples on Thursdays for "date night". Eyewitness News journalists Clement Manyathela & Victor Magwidze present themselves as a gay couple at the entrance of The Lake ...
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SA film 'The Wound' premieres to international pra

Johannesburg Sunday World - ‎1 hour ago‎
South African coming-of-age film The Wound premiered to rave reviews at the internationally acclaimed Sundance Film Festival over the weekend.

Muso Spoek goes Mutant

Times LIVE - ‎4 hours ago‎
Mathambo, whose real name is Nthato Mokgata, and Rasethaba have already given home-grown music an international platform in their first documentary The Future Sound of Mzansi - which was screened at the British Museum on Saturday.
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Hosts Gabon suffer group-stage exit

Sport24 - ‎7 hours ago‎
Libreville - There was agony for Gabon on Sunday as the Africa Cup of Nations hosts were condemned to a group-stage exit following a goalless draw with Cameroon in Libreville.
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Wenger apologises but could still face ban

Sport24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Missed any of the action? Here's a round-up of seven images from your sporting weekend. London - Arsene Wenger apologised after he was sent off and then shoved the fourth official during Arsenal's dramatic 2-1 win over Burnley, but could still face a ...

After 50 years, scientists finally find 'extinct' Zimbabwe frog

The Zimbabwean - ‎Jan 22, 2017‎
Harare - Scientists working in a remote part of eastern Zimbabwe have discovered a frog previously feared to be extinct. The cave squeaker (Arthroleptis troglodytes) hadn't been seen for more than half a century in the rock-studded Chimanimani ...
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There's More Than One Way to Blow Up the Paris Climate Deal

Mother Jones - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee votes on Rex Tillerson's nomination for Secretary of State Monday. At his confirmation hearing earlier this month, Tillerson disappointed some senators with his unpreparedness or unwillingness to discuss a range ...
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Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf Rift Growing Rapidly, 10 Kilometers Of Growth Since January 1st

CleanTechnica - ‎13 hours ago‎
The large rift in the Larsen C Ice Shelf that we reported on a few weeks ago has continued to grow at a rapid rate since then, with a further 10 kilometers of length added since January 1st according to the researchers at the MIDAS Project.
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Health Dept 'unaware' of reports 80 Esidimeni patients died

Eyewitness News - ‎3 hours ago‎
The department says according to their records the number of patients who died during transfers still stands at least 36. FILE: The offices of Gauteng Department of Health.
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Joyous relief as conjoined twins separated in 6-hour surgery

Independent Online - ‎6 hours ago‎
Johannesburg - The parents of formerly conjoined twin girls Uwenzile and Uyihlelile Sihlongonyane have expressed happiness and relief that their daughters' surgery has been successfully completed.
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Blood donor who is scared of needles encourages people to save lives

Buxton Advertiser - ‎2 hours ago‎
A woman who has been giving blood for nearly 40 years - even though she is scared of needles - has pledged her support to the Advertiser's Give A Pint Save A Life campaign.
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What is free sugar costing our kids?

iAfrica.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
It's no longer a secret that the vast majority of us are blissfully unaware sugar addicts. Modern conveniences in consumables are great at making life easier in the short term, but what about the long term implications?

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