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South Africa: Top court upholds ex-president’s jail sentence
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South Africa: Top court upholds ex-president’s jail sentence

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s highest court on Friday denied an application by former president Jacob Zuma to rescind his…
South African ex-leader Jacob Zuma faces court hearing amid unrest
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South African ex-leader Jacob Zuma faces court hearing amid unrest

South Africa’s top court on Monday began hearing a challenge by South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma against his 15-month prison…
Violence spreads to South Africa’s economic hub in wake of Zuma jailing
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Violence spreads to South Africa’s economic hub in wake of Zuma jailing

JOHANNESBURG, July 11 (Reuters) – Shops were looted overnight and a section of the M2 highway was closed in Johannesburg…
South Africa reopens to foreign travelers amid virus creep
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South Africa reopens to foreign travelers amid virus creep

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — In an effort to revive its tourism industry, South Africa has opened up international travel to visitors…
South Africa’s hospitals bracing for surge of virus patients
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South Africa’s hospitals bracing for surge of virus patients

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The nurse started crying when describing her work at a Johannesburg hospital: The ward for coronavirus patients…
South Africa still hobbled by abusive legacy of domestic work
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South Africa still hobbled by abusive legacy of domestic work

For three years, SiyamthandaDube lived in a shed outside the house where she cleaned, cooked and babysat for a family…
‘They don’t want us here anymore’: Foreigners flee S.Africa xenophobia attacks
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‘They don’t want us here anymore’: Foreigners flee S.Africa xenophobia attacks

Beverlyn Nyamakwenje was fast asleep in her home in the east Johannesburg township of Katlehong when she was woken by…
S.Africa, Nigeria beef up security after xenophobic attacks
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S.Africa, Nigeria beef up security after xenophobic attacks

South Africa and Nigeria stepped security on Wednesday after deadly attacks on foreign-owned stores in Johannesburg triggered reprisal assaults on…
In South Africa, newly approved TB regimen drastically cuts treatment time
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In South Africa, newly approved TB regimen drastically cuts treatment time

Four years ago, South African fashion designer Innocent Molefe, 38, was diagnosed with tuberculosis. A year ago, it developed into…
S.Africa issues arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe: police
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S.Africa issues arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe: police

  South African police said Wednesday an arrest warrant had been issued for Grace Mugabe, wife of former Zimbabwean president…
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