Tag Archives: South Africa

South Africa Preparing To No-Import Of Madagascar Plague

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Plague outbreak has taken place in Madagascar with 449 confirmed cases by World Health Organization (WHO). Amid such situation South Africa is implementing several measures to help not to import the disease. South African Department of Health says the plague in Madagascar is a zoonotic disease and is caused by a bacterium Yersinia pestis. Until now 48 people have died ...

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South Africa Permits Online Auction Of Rhino Horns

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Opposition points out poachers would be encouraged henceforth as South Africa has approved its first online auction of rhino horns, the most controversial product in the country. The auction to start Wednesday. It will be a three-day selloff and is organized by the owner of world’s largest rhino farm, John Hume. Hume has his farm north of Johannesburg and owns ...

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Zimbabwean First Lady Alleged Attacked Johannesburg Model In SA

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Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe is alleged to have beaten a young model who was found partying with her two sons in South Africa. The 20-year-old injured young woman said she would be approaching the court against Mrs Mugabe for beating her during confrontation on Saturday night. She would also learned to be sending her would pictures. The first lady ...

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South Africa To Adopt Sign Language As Official Language

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Sign Language will be henceforth treated as one of the official languages of South Africa. The country’s Constitutional Review Committee in Parliament has recommended it and the Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) acknowledged the step on Thursday through a released statement. PanSALB spokesperson Sibusiso Nkosi said probably the section 6 (1) and (5) (a) could be amended as declaring ...

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South Africa Cuts Interest Rates To Adjust Inflation

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Following a slight recession earlier this year South Africa has cut down the interest rates, though surprisingly, for the first time in five years. South African Reserve Bank has earlier been prioritizing to bring down the inflation rate that was 7 percent in 2016. South African economy is second largest after Nigeria in Africa. It is most developed, but in ...

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South African Economy Run By Minorities: Dlamini-Zuma

The economy of South Africa is run by minorities, claims African National Congress (ANC) presidential Hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma while addressing the ANC cadre Assembly Thursday in the Free State. Dlamini-Zuma added ANC will ensure the trend to change as majority is not a part of the mainstream economy. She was addressing to the supporters who marched last week against President ...

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South African, Indonesian Presidents Agreed Cooperation In Air Transport

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South African President Jacob Zuma visited Indonesian capital Jakarta on Wednesday and had a bilateral meeting with counterpart Joko Widodo to discuss mutual cooperations of the two nations. It is learned the two leaders talked about cooperation in the field of air as well as railway transportation. Indonesian Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi said the South African president appreciated ...

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