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  1. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South Africa’s Zuma accused of spending millions of taxpayer dollars

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 09:26pm by GDN

    ... benefited from this." While villagers do not have access to electricity or running water, the Nkandla project "leaves one with the impression of excessive and unconscionable ... millions more. She accused Zuma of conduct "inconsistent with his office" and violating the executive ethics code by failing to protect state resources. In November, Zuma told parliament ...

  2. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Scramble for control of Nelson Mandela's financial and moral legacy

    Posted Dec 15th 2013, 06:05am by Reuters

    ... the rush to commercialise it, we run the risk of watering down or destroying the good that the brand stood for purely with the crassness of finance." Mandela divided the management of his ...

  3. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Ailing Mandela casts shadow over visit to Africa by Obama

    Posted Jun 28th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... at the top of his agenda. And US officials are aware that emerging economic opportunities and energy resources in Africa have attracted a clutch of interest from rising rivals. Washington noticed ...

  4. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Nelson Mandela said to be improving after his fifth night in hospital

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in hospital in four months. Doctors drained a build-up of fluid, known as a pleural effusion or "water on the lungs", that had developed from the lung infection. That procedure helped ...

  5. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    An ailing Mandela is making steady progress, South African officials say

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... hospitalisation in four months. Doctors drained a build-up of fluid, known as a pleural effusion or "water on the lungs", that had developed from Mandela's lung infection. President Jacob ...

  6. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South African police officers back in court over taxi driver's death

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 07:15pm by AFP

    ... had bruised ribs, back, left and right testes, lips and bite marks on his tongue as well as bleeding and water on the brain. The state has opposed bail. Eight officers had been arrested ...

  7. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Striking SA miners sign deal to end 5-week strike

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:32pm by Associated Press in Mooinooi

    ... in Africa’s largest economy and, according to President Jacob Zuma, costing the country at least US$500 million. Media coverage of miners living in tin shacks without electricity or running water has ... a small white elite that continues to control an economy dominated by mineral resources and agriculture. South Africans have become increasingly enraged by the disparity, which has weakened trade ...

  8. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Oscar Pistorius 'strongly' denies girlfriend's murder

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 03:12pm by AFP AND REUTERS

    ... Police have poured cold water on initial reports that Pistorius had shot his 29-year-old girlfriend after mistaking her for a burglar. Police were called to Pistorius’s home at around 4.00am ...

  9. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Though frail and elderly, Mandela continues to inspire a nation

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... 52 million people don't have a job, and around 16,000 get murdered a year. "There's still places that don't have water to this day, can you believe it? And that's ...

  10. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South African hippo Solly dies in swimming pool before rescue

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... rescue expert Simon Prinsloo had been pouring water on the animal with a bucket and then through a hose to keep it hydrated. The team were waiting for a vet to come before hoisting out the hippo ... "I'm stranded in a swimming pool. Still … fame at last!" Live television pictures showed the hippo spout water. The name of the Twitter account, with more than 350 followers, was duly ...




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