Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Warns of Fraudulent Letter Doing Rounds On Social Media Platforms

[Govt of SA] The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has noted with great concern a letter circulating on social media platforms, purporting that the department has requested storage facilities from Phumelela Local Municipality. DA…

[Govt of SA] The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has noted with great concern a letter circulating on social media platforms, purporting that the department has requested storage facilities from Phumelela Local Municipality. DAFF wishes to distance itself from this operation and wishes to state unequivocally that it has nothing to do with the fraudulent letter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tambotie Mall Attack Victim Still Alive – Police Dismiss Rumours

[News24Wire] Police have rubbished rumours on social media that the man who was assaulted in front of a Mugg & Bean restaurant at Tambotie Mall in Randfontein at the weekend had died.

[News24Wire] Police have rubbished rumours on social media that the man who was assaulted in front of a Mugg & Bean restaurant at Tambotie Mall in Randfontein at the weekend had died.

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Western Cape Receives U.S.$700,000 Grant From U.S. Govt to Grow Cleaner Energy

[Govt of SA] The Western Cape Government’s bid to secure cleaner forms of energy received a boost due to a R10 million grant from the United States Government through its Trade and Development Agency (USTDA).

[Govt of SA] The Western Cape Government's bid to secure cleaner forms of energy received a boost due to a R10 million grant from the United States Government through its Trade and Development Agency (USTDA).

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South Africa Condemns Missile Strike At King Khalid International Airport in Saudi Arabia

[Govt of SA] South Africa wishes to express its condemnation of the attempted ballistic missile strike directed towards the Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which was intercepted close to the King Khalid International Airport on 4 November 2017.

[Govt of SA] South Africa wishes to express its condemnation of the attempted ballistic missile strike directed towards the Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which was intercepted close to the King Khalid International Airport on 4 November 2017.

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Minister Edna Molewa Leads South African Delegation to 23rd United Nations Framework Convention On Climate Change, 15 to 17 Nov

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, will lead the South African delegation to the 23rd United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties (CoP23) held in Bonn, Germany.

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, will lead the South African delegation to the 23rd United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of Parties (CoP23) held in Bonn, Germany.

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More Questions Than Answers Over Delayed Foreshore Project

[GroundUp] Plans to develop Cape Town’s unfinished freeways on the foreshore are delayed. A bid evaluation committee had to evaluate six proposals, but the committee has been scrapped in controversial circumstances. The reasons for the delays remain un…

[GroundUp] Plans to develop Cape Town's unfinished freeways on the foreshore are delayed. A bid evaluation committee had to evaluate six proposals, but the committee has been scrapped in controversial circumstances. The reasons for the delays remain unclear after Melissa Whitehead, Commissioner for the City's Transport and Urban Development Authority, responded opaquely to questions on Thursday.

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Tribute to Peter ‘Mamba’ Shivute

[Namibian] By armed revolution, Namibia attained its democratic self-governance on 21 March 1990. This came about after a costly and protracted armed liberation struggle.

[Namibian] By armed revolution, Namibia attained its democratic self-governance on 21 March 1990. This came about after a costly and protracted armed liberation struggle.

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Provincial Management Condemns Alleged Murder of a Four-Month-Old Baby

[SAPS] The North West provincial management condemned an incident in which a four-month-old baby was allegedly killed by his father on Wednesday, 8 November 2017 in Dinokana village near Zeerust.

[SAPS] The North West provincial management condemned an incident in which a four-month-old baby was allegedly killed by his father on Wednesday, 8 November 2017 in Dinokana village near Zeerust.

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Don’t Fight Back When Expelled, Says Minister Shamu

[The Herald] The Minister of State for Mashonaland West Provincial Affairs Cde Webster Shamu, who was recently readmitted into Zanu-PF and subsequently appointed a minister, says suspended or expelled party members should always abide by the party’s ru…

[The Herald] The Minister of State for Mashonaland West Provincial Affairs Cde Webster Shamu, who was recently readmitted into Zanu-PF and subsequently appointed a minister, says suspended or expelled party members should always abide by the party's ruling, humble themselves and ask for forgiveness, instead of trying to fight back.

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