NASS – APC Has Restored Party Supremacy – Lawan

[Leadership] The new Senate majority leader, Ahmed Lawan, has declared that the recent peace moves by the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) have restored the supremacy of the party over individual aspirations.

[Leadership] The new Senate majority leader, Ahmed Lawan, has declared that the recent peace moves by the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) have restored the supremacy of the party over individual aspirations.

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Dettori Heads for Sun Met As Final Field Finalised

[News24Wire] Frankie Dettori will be at Kenilworth for South Africa’s richest-ever race day on January 28 when the legendary jockey will ride Durban July winner The Conglomerate for trainer Joey Ramsden and owners Mayfair Speculators in the R5 million …

[News24Wire] Frankie Dettori will be at Kenilworth for South Africa's richest-ever race day on January 28 when the legendary jockey will ride Durban July winner The Conglomerate for trainer Joey Ramsden and owners Mayfair Speculators in the R5 million Sun Met celebrated with Mumm.

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Robbery Suspects Arrested in Makhaza

[SAPS] Robbery suspects arrested in Makhaza this afternoon while members of Macassar police were conducting a tracing operation for wanted suspects in the vicinity of the N2 in Makhaza, they were approached by a Somalian shop owner and informed that he…

[SAPS] Robbery suspects arrested in Makhaza this afternoon while members of Macassar police were conducting a tracing operation for wanted suspects in the vicinity of the N2 in Makhaza, they were approached by a Somalian shop owner and informed that he was robbed by two armed suspects. The members immediately pursued the matter and spotted the suspicious vehicle, a navy blue VW Polo. Following a short pursuit both suspects in their twenties were arrested and two firearms were seized. The stolen cash was also reco

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SAPS Investigating Circumstances of Fatal Shooting of Constable in Katlehong

[SAPS] Pretoria: The South African Police Service (SAPS) has noted the contents of video material circulating online depicting the fatal shooting of a police officer during an armed robbery in Katlehong, Gauteng.

[SAPS] Pretoria: The South African Police Service (SAPS) has noted the contents of video material circulating online depicting the fatal shooting of a police officer during an armed robbery in Katlehong, Gauteng.

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New Company Introduces Buses for Upcountry Routes

[New Times] Twenty brand new buses set to facilitate public transport in the countryside arrived in Kigali on Monday, and are set to begin operations in two weeks’ time, according to officials.

[New Times] Twenty brand new buses set to facilitate public transport in the countryside arrived in Kigali on Monday, and are set to begin operations in two weeks' time, according to officials.

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Maimane in Israel – DA Defends Visit While Attacks Mount

[Daily Maverick] The Democratic Alliance on Monday continued to defend its leader Mmusi Maimane’s controversial visit to Israel and Palestine. Despite denials, it seems clear the DA’s visit to Israel was more organised than its jaunt to Palestine, and …

[Daily Maverick] The Democratic Alliance on Monday continued to defend its leader Mmusi Maimane's controversial visit to Israel and Palestine. Despite denials, it seems clear the DA's visit to Israel was more organised than its jaunt to Palestine, and the ANC has latched on to the opposition's failure. By GREG NICOLSON.

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Sassa’s Deafening Silence On April 1 Readiness for Monthly R10-Billion Grant Handover

[Daily Maverick] With only two months to go before the contract with Cash Paymaster Services (CPS), which distributes a monthly R10-billion worth of vital social grants to 17-million South Africans, expires on March 31, the Department of Social Develop…

[Daily Maverick] With only two months to go before the contract with Cash Paymaster Services (CPS), which distributes a monthly R10-billion worth of vital social grants to 17-million South Africans, expires on March 31, the Department of Social Development has not made any public announcement on the South African Social Security Agency's proposed April 1 takeover. Instead, Minister Bathabile Dlamini's spokesperson, Lumka Oliphant, has been hogging headlines for an expletive-ridden Facebook post in defence of her minister.

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Rwanda, Kenya to Benefit From India Partnerships

[East African] Agriculture, healthcare and aviation are among sectors in Kenya and Rwanda that will benefit from the partnerships signed with India on the sidelines of the 8th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017 took place place in India from January 10…

[East African] Agriculture, healthcare and aviation are among sectors in Kenya and Rwanda that will benefit from the partnerships signed with India on the sidelines of the 8th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017 took place place in India from January 10-13.

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