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Nigeria to repatriate 600 citizens from SA

5 days ago - 10 September 2019 | International

Nigeria will repatriate about 600 citizens from South Africa this week following a wave of xenophobic violence that sparked sharp exchanges between the two countries, a Nigerian diplomat said yesterday. “They are about 600...

Dark cloud of SA violence

1 week ago - 06 September 2019 | International

Namibian wholesalers and retailers say the violent lawlessness that has broken out in South African cities, with random attacks on foreign nationals, have not yet impacted massively on imports from that country. Namibia,...

Enough is enough

1 week ago - 05 September 2019 | International

ELLANIE SMIT Outrage is growing against the resurgent xenophobic black-on-black violence in South Africa.This follows a spate of looting and violent attacks on foreigners in the neighbouring country.Namibians...

Hong Kong turns ugly

1 week ago - 02 September 2019 | International

HHundreds of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists blocked some routes to the city's airport Sunday as the financial hub began cleaning up after another night of violent protests marked by fires, tear gas and police beatings.Operators...

Bahamas braces for Dorian

1 week ago - 02 September 2019 | International

Hurricane Dorian roared Sunday towards the Bahamas as the island chain braced for a devastating direct hit, before the monster storm churns up the US coast from Florida towards the Carolinas.Barrelling in from the Atlantic...

More must be done - Nandi-Ndaitwah

1 month - 15 August 2019 | International

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) needs to do more in order to promote sustainable and equitable socio-economic integration.This is according to outgoing chairperson of...

SADC applauds Mozambican peace deal

1 month - 08 August 2019 | International

President Hage Geingob, in his capacity as chairperson of SADC, has commended the government of Mozambique for concluding an election peace pledge agreement with the...

‘Disgusting, rat-infested mess’

1 month - 29 July 2019 | International

NAMPA/AFPUS President Donald Trump was hit with new accusations of racism Saturday after he attacked a prominent African-American lawmaker and branded the majority black city...

UK urges Iran to release vessel

1 month - 22 July 2019 | International

Britain on Saturday urged Iran to de-escalate tensions in the Gulf by releasing a UK-flagged ship it said had been illegally seized in Omani waters...

El Chapo starts life sentence

1 month - 22 July 2019 | International

Fallen Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman was locked up Friday at the ADX federal maximum security prison in the US state of Colorado,...

Sudan: What's next?

1 month - 22 July 2019 | International

Just days after protest leaders and Sudan's ruling generals agreed a power sharing deal, key issues remain after talks were postponed Friday.The two sides inked...

Genocide negotiations 'too slow'

2 months ago - 16 July 2019 | International

In Germany there is no doubt about the suffering that imperial Germany caused Namibians, says Daniel Günther, the president of the Bundesrat of the Federal...

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Sudan transition deals sees delays

2 months ago - 15 July 2019 | International

Thousands of Sudanese protesters have poured onto the streets of Khartoum and other cities to mark the 40th day since the deadly dispersal of a...

New hope for Sudan

2 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

Talks between Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders, held after weeks of standoff following a deadly crackdown on protesters, entered a second day Thursday with...

Botswana govt to appeal gay...

2 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

Botswana's government will appeal a June high court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality, the attorney-general said on Friday.Abraham Keetshabe, the government's chief legal advisor, said he...

Call for Libyan ceasefire

2 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

The UN Security Council called on Friday for a ceasefire in Libya as the death toll from a three-month offensive on Tripoli reached 1 000,...

SA govt to review single-use...

2 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

The SA government is reviewing its policy on single-use plastics and intends to complete this process by the end of this financial year.In a written...

Looking for El Chapo's billions

2 months ago - 08 July 2019 | International

Prosecutors on Friday said they were seeking US$12.7 billion from convicted Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman, based on a conservative estimate of revenues...

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