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Job cuts at the South African Broadcasting Corporations (SABC) are not off the table.The public broadcaster says that it's decided to postpone its retrenchment plan for the time being amid pressure from unions and government.Its finances remain in a dire state and it is looking to cut jobs as a cost-saving measure.Spokesperson Neo Momodu says that the resignation of four directors has resulted in the board not being able to meet to discuss retrenchments."As indicated to...
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Home Affairs Helps Wupperthal Fire Victims To Get ID Documents

Government has stepped in to help Wupperthal residents whose personal documents were destroyed in the...
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Baby Daniel Case Postponed Again

The sentencing procedures in the case of the mother of Baby Daniel and her boyfriend...
President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa: ‘Strides Being Made To Turn Around Impact Of Apartheid-Era Education”

JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa says that meaningful strides are being made to turn around the impact...
Nomvula Mokonyane

Mokonyane: ‘Agrizzi Claims Are Preposterous, Lack Factual Accuracy’

JOHANNESBURG – Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane says that she won’t pay attention to reports that she...
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Suspects Arrested For Menzi Primary Robbery To Appear In Court

JOHANNESBURG – The four suspects arrested in connection with the theft of electronics at the Menzi...
South Africa says to have turned down Zimbabwe's request for a $1,6billion loan.

South Africa Declined $1.2Billion Loan To Zimbabwe

South Africa turned down a request from its southern African neighbour Zimbabwe for a $1.2...
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GDE Denies Reports Of Another School Break-In; Says Principal Hijacked

JOHANNESBURG – The Gauteng Education Department has denied reports that another school has been hit by robbers,...
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Bonteheuwel Residents Fear All-Out Gang War Following Spate Of Shootings

CAPE TOWN - Some Bonteheuwel residents fear that an all-out gang war is brewing in...
The inquiry into Public Investment Corporation starts today.

Inquiry Into Public Investment Corporation Underway

The commission of inquiry into the Public Investment Corporation (PIC) is expected to get underway on Monday,...

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Police patrol in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Protest Crackdown Example Of Things To Come: Zimbabwe President’s Spokesperson

A crackdown last week on protests in Zimbabwe is a foretaste of how the government will respond to future unrest, the president’s spokesperson was quoted saying...
UK Prime Minister Theresa May will reveal her Brexit plan B on Monday.

Theresa May To Unveil Brexit Plan B

British Prime Minister Theresa May unveils her Brexit "Plan B" to parliament on Monday after MPs shredded her EU divorce deal, deepening the political gridlock 10 weeks from...
An explosion and fire in central Mexico killed at least 85 people after hundreds swarmed to the site of an illegal fuel-line tap to gather fuel.

Fuel Explosion Mexico Death Toll At 85

The death toll from a fiery explosion in central Mexico rose to 85 on Sunday as authorities vowed to hold accountable those responsible for...
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Saudi Arabia Plans Oil Refinery, Petrochemicals Plant In SA

Saudi Arabia plans to build an oil refinery and a petrochemicals plant in South Africa as part of $10 billion of investments in the...

Canadian Kidnapped in Burkina Faso Found Dead

A Canadian geologist kidnapped earlier this week in Burkina Faso has been found dead, the country's security ministry said Thursday.Kirk Woodman was abducted by...

African Union Urges Congo to Suspend Final Election Results

KINSHASA, CONGO — The African Union continental body issued a surprise last-minute demand late Thursday for Congo's government to suspend the announcement of final results...
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Africa Top10 Lifestyle & Travel News

WurlD: Nigeria's Most Inspired Star?Get to know the Nigerian singer, WurlD, whose smooth rhythms are putting him at the top of Afropolitans' playlists.SOURCES: Okayafrica "This Is...
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JSE Looks To Bounce Back From Tumultuous Year

Has the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, the largest in Africa, lost some credibility? Or did corporate governance let the market down? CNBC Africa explores the...
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How Bad Corporate Governance Is Hurting South Africa

Corporate governance in South Africa seems to be a contentious matter in recent times with companies airing their dirty laundry as shareholders speak out...

Rand Steady in Early Trade

JOHANNESBURG - The rand traded steady against the dollar on Friday, after slipping in the previous session following the central bank’s less-hawkish tone and...
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Top Three Shares To Consider Owning In 2019

As we are still at the early days of the New Year, many are reviewing their portfolios and investments towards becoming wealthier. After a...
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Road To Davos 2019: Is The World Sleepwalking Into A Crisis?

Is the world sleepwalking into a crisis? Is the darkened economic outlook caused by geopolitical tensions? In the following discussion CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters...

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Raucous cheers erupted from Philippine boxing fans in Manila who jumped in joy to celebrate...
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Can Sarri Stop ‘Mentally Soft’ Chelsea Slump?

It took 19 games for Maurizio Sarri to suffer defeat as Chelsea manager, but a...
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Ko, Ji Charge To LPGA Lead

New Zealand's Lydia Ko and South Korea's Ji Eun-hee each fired a five-under par 66...
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Sarri Slams Mentally Weak Chelsea After Arsenal Loss

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri labelled his players mentally weak and "difficult to motivate" after losing...
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Sundowns Slam Wydad ‘Bullies’

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane branded Wydad Casablanca "bullies" after the South Africans defeated the...
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Sane Can’t Compare To Giggs Yet – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola has told Manchester City star Leroy Sane he has a long way to...
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Salah Fires Liverpool Clear As Arsenal Rock Chelsea

Liverpool moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League as Mohamed Salah's...
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Solskjaer Salutes Rashford As League ‘Best’

Marcus Rashford has a claim to being the best striker currently playing in the Premier...
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Imam, Hafeez Steer Pakistan To Victory

Imam-ul-Haq and Mohammad Hafeez set up a five-wicket win for Pakistan in the first one-day...
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‘Massive Relief’ for Klopp As Liverpool Edge Past Palace

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he felt "massive relief" after Mohamed Salah's double helped his...
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Rare Bontebok Born At Vergelegen

One of the rarest antelope species in Southern Africa is thriving in the unexpected setting of a Somerset West wine estate. Vergelegen, which hosts 100 000 local and international visitors annually, has welcomed nine...
The Antarctic ice is melting much faster than 40 years ago.

Antarctic Ice Loss Risen Sixfold In Last 40 Years: Research

Antarctic glaciers have been melting at an accelerating pace over the past four decades due to an influx of warm ocean water - a startling new finding that researchers say could mean sea levels...
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INFOGRAPHIC: The Forces That Have Shaped Africa Today

Mysterious and beautiful Africa, the second-largest continent on Earth, is the birthplace of our species. Today it remains as alluring and as fascinating as ever, with an incredible scope of humanity, bio and cultural...
Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron are reportedly dating.

Charlize Theron Reportedly Dating Brad Pitt

According to British tabloid The Sun, Brad Pitt and Charlize Theron are dating after meeting via the actress’ ex-fiancé Sean Penn.The famous pair’s reported relationship began over Christmas last year.Brad, 55, and Charlize, 43, have...

Prince Philip, 97, Escapes Unhurt From Car Crash

LONDON - Queen Elizabeth’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip escaped uninjured from a car crash while driving on Thursday near the Sandringham estate in eastern England.Police said two people in a car that collided with...
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Proudly South African Film ‘Kanarie’ Closes American Distribution Deal

After a successful run at the local box office, Marche Media has closed a deal with film distribution company, Breaking Glass Pictures, granting them the American Rights to the LGBTQ musical hit Kanarie (Canary).The film will...
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Valdiviano: Hearty Soup From Chile

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Valdiviano is one of the most famous and oldest Chilean soups. Since it is extremely popular throughout the country, it appears in numerous versions, but it typically consists of thin strips of...
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The Surprising Secret To Speaking With Confidence

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. In this fun and personal talk, Caroline shares a story of moving from stage-paralysis to expressive self. Accompanied by...
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‘Planetary Health’ Diet Ideal For People And Planet

Scientists have unveiled what they say is an ideal diet for the health of the planet and its people - including a doubling of consumption of nuts, fruits, vegetables and legumes, and a halving...
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Holiday Inspiration For The Public Holidays And School Holidays...

Over the next few months, South Africans will be spoilt with public holidays scattered throughout March and April, along with a very decent period of school holidays in June and July. There’s no better...
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Go To Kenya This Year

Have you always wanted to watch 1.7 million wildebeests thunder across the Maasai Mara? This is the year to realize your wildest dream— witnessing the Great Migration, shopping for elaborate beaded jewelry, and riding camels...
Cape Town Street Parade.

Must See: Africa’s Biggest Cultural Festival – Cape Town...

Capetonians and visitors to the city alike can look forward to enjoying the world class Cape Town Street Parade, Africa's biggest cultural festival, on the 2 January 2019.Previously known as the Tweede Nuwe Jaar...
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New Advancements For People With Lower Limb Paralysis

The five finalists in the three-year Mobility Unlimited Challenge have been unveiled at CES in Las Vegas. The Toyota Mobility Foundation launched the $4...
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East London Zoo Animals Remain Confined In Small Barren Enclosures

By Louzel Lombard SteynThis is a story about a lonely bear in a pit, a jaguar with nowhere to run or trees to climb, a...
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Elao Martin Wins University Of Johannesburg Corobrik Regional Architecture Award With...

Clay brick is a building material with an ancient history and a bright future – and the 32nd Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year...
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Grande Provence Harvest Festival is a Barrel of Family Fun

February is harvest time in the winelands and the perfect time for Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate to roll out the barrel for their...
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Understanding Proposed Amendments To The Children’s Amendment Bill Of 2018

Opinion by Katinka Pieterse, Chairperson: National Adoption Coalition of SA (NACSA)The Department of Social Development (DSD) has drafted last minute changes to the proposed...
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Iccrom Africa Expert Meeting For Cultural Heritage Conservation Concluded At The...

New Africa programme to focus on youth and its engagement with heritageConnect and inspire African youth with the possibilities of their rich heritage. Use...
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Isandlwana Battle Musical Lecture – Demonstrating how ‘unity of purpose’ has achieved what experts would have called impossible… Renowned artist and cultural doyen - Mbuso...
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Taking Control Of Your Child’s Screen Time Post The Holiday Season

Chances are over the festive season; your children spent more time on their mobile devices and now with back to school around the corner,...
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South African Passport Power Remains Stable in 2019

The South African passport remains stable in 2019 on the latest Henley Passport Index. South Africa, ranked 53rd globally, continues to occupy 3rd place...

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