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5 February, 2008
Mail & Guardian, 5 February 2008.  According to Graeme Bloch, an education specialist with the Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA), South Africa has to acknowledge the fact that schools are a national disaster.
5 February, 2008
IOL, 5 February 2008.
5 February, 2008
PlusNews Global, 5 February 2008. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has criticised the South African police for denying detained undocumented HIV-positive migrants access to the crucial food needed to continue antiretroviral therapy.
5 February, 2008
Oxfam, 6 February 2008. Oxfam has evacuated its international staff from its office in Chad, following the latest upsurge in fighting in the country’s capital N’djamena.
4 February, 2008
HANA, 4 February 2007. A new study released by the Business Software Alliance (BSA) has made a strong economic case to tackle software piracy in Africa.
4 February, 2008
Mail & guardian, 4 February 2008. Millions of international donor funds intended to be used by the Red Cross in KwaZulu-Natal to provide succour for children debilitated by HIV/AIDS have disappeared.
4 February, 2008
Mail & guardian, 4 February 2008. 
4 February, 2008
Reuters, 4 February 2008. The World Bank has announced that it is considering how to best help Mozambique benefit from booming investment and to tackle social needs inherited from its 16-year civil war.
4 February, 2008
Sowetan, 4 February 2008. Convicted Ithuteng Trust Director, Jackie Maarohanye, is suing the Sowetan newspaper for more than R3-million for defamation.
4 February, 2008
IFEX Communiqué, 5 February 2008.
3 February, 2008
Mathaba, 4 February 2008. Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), an international aid group, has pulled its international workers out of Somalia after what appears to be the targeted killings of a number of its staff.
29 January, 2008
IPS News, 30 January 2008. 
29 January, 2008
Business Day, 29 January 2008. A study titled ‘Giving and Solidarity’ conducted by the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC), has found that poorer South Africans are more generous and giving than their wealthier counterparts.
29 January, 2008
Business Day, 30 January 2008. 

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