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African SME forum kicks off to raise millions in direct investments

JOHANNESBURG  - The African Small or Medium Enterprise (SME) Champions Forum kicked off on Tuesday -- on the sidelines of the...

Nurse charged with torturing and killing a mentally disabled teen

World / 12 November 2019, 7:06pm / Meagan FlynnThis Friday, Nov. 8 2019 photo from Caledonia, Wis. shows the grave of Jane Doe who has been identified as...

Zimbabwe will have more cash to feed black market for currency...

Harare - Zimbabweans finally got access to new low-denomination currency on Tuesday that authorities hope will end chronic cash shortages, but...

Police recover cocaine, ‘speed’ worth R3.8m in raid on UK school

A drugs bust at a leading public school netted a stash of cocaine and amphetamine worth more than £200 000 (approx....

LOOK: Mouse deer rediscovered in Vietnam 30 years after becoming ‘extinct’

A silver-backed chevrotain is captured on camera in an undisclosed forest in south-central Vietnam. Picture: Southern Institute of Ecology/Global Wildlife Conservation/Leibniz Institute for Zoo...

18 children die from pneumonia every hour in Nigeria – UNICEF

Johannesburg – A new report by the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) shows Nigeria recorded the highest global deaths from pneumonia...

PICS: Islamic Jihad leader Baha Abu al-Ata killed in Israeli airstrikes

World / 12 November 2019, 3:07pm / Ofira Koopmans and Saud Abu RamadanRelatives of Islamic Jihad commander, Bahaa Abu el-Atta, who was killed with his wife by an...

Zimbabwe’s new dollar notes finally hit the streets

Harare - Zimbabwe's much-anticipated new banknotes eventually reached banks on Tuesday after a delay that saw many waiting in long queues...

Afghanistan to conditionally release key Taliban prisoners

Kabul - The Afghan government said on Tuesday that it would conditionally release three key Taliban prisoners including the younger brother...

Trump helps break deadlock between Egypt, Ethiopia on Nile dam talks

Johannesburg – United States President Donald Trump has helped break the deadlock in talks between Egypt and Ethiopia on the construction...

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