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17 June, 2015
Africa has taken a step closer to realising a free trading zone in the continent that will open up the market for member states. Heads of states and government signed an agreement that month in Egypt that will pave the way for a single customs union in the continent.
17 June, 2015
Zimbabwean President and African Union chairperson, Robert Mugabe, has urged African countries to work together to eradicate xenophobic attacks similar to the spate of violence experienced in South Africa in recent months.
17 June, 2015
Zimbabwean President and African Union chairperson, Robert Mugabe, gave a warm tribute to women. During his speech at the opening of the African Union (AU) Assembly in Johannesburg, Mugabe reiterated the importance of economically empowering women.
17 June, 2015
Pretoria High Court Judge Hans Fabricius has granted the Southern African Litigation Centre (SALC) a temporary order to prevent Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, from leaving South Africa until the urgent application to have him arrested has been heard.
17 June, 2015
South Africa has over the past five years made significant strides in fighting the battle against the HIV/Aids epidemic, according to the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA).
17 June, 2015
Amid the debacle over South Africa’s refusal to arrest Sudanese President, Omar al-Bashir, the chairperson of Parliament’s portfolio committee on international relations, Siphosezwe Masango, suggested that all African nations should consider withdrawing from the International Criminal Court.
17 June, 2015
Leigh Davids‚ who has been a sex worker for more than two decades‚ faces the same threats almost everyday; harassment‚ assault and rape and this is the reality faced by many sex workers in South Africa but some do not live to tell the tale.
17 June, 2015
Former Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) general secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, says Police Minister Nathi Nhleko's report on the security upgrades at President Jacob Zuma's residence sought to make fools of the whole nation.
9 June, 2015
Head of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development’s (NEPAD) Gender Programme, Rosalie Ndeye Lo, is urging Africa has to focus on implementing policies aimed at empowering women.   Ndeye Lo states that there have been significant gains in the empowerment of women in Africa.
9 June, 2015
World Economic Forum (WEF) executive chair, Klaus Schwab, and WEF on Africa co-chair, Patrice Motsepe, might be the big names of the forum, but their wives had a moment when they announced plans to stimulate social entrepreneurship in Africa.  
9 June, 2015
The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) says the world’s major food commodity prices fell again in May to the lowest level in nearly six years amid a favourable outlook for this year’s harvests.  
9 June, 2015
GSMA says the time has come to significantly reduce the roaming fees that networks charge in the Southern African Development Community (SADC), says an international body.  
9 June, 2015
According to an article by Nkole Nkole, when Zambia’s Kasisi Agriculture Training Centre (KATC) began operating in 1974, its methods of farming were inspired by the Green Revolution which promoted new advances in agriculture as a way to end global hunger.  
9 June, 2015
Captains of the industry at the World Economic Forum on Africa together with government leaders will look at ways of achieving transformation in the mining industry to ensure that all Africans share in the continent's mineral wealth.  
9 June, 2015
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has found that EnviroServ’s regional medical waste incineration facility in Bloemfontein compromises community members’ right to a clean environment.  

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