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  • June 17, 2024

Nigeria secures $2.25B World Bank loan to back reforms despite hardship

The World Bank has approved a $2.25 billion loan for Nigeria to shore up revenue and support economic reforms that have contributed to the worst cost-of-living crisis in the country. The …

Niger lifts immunity of deposed President Mohamed Bazoum

Niger’s highest court lifted the immunity of the country’s democratically elected president, Mohamed Bazoum, nearly a year after he was overthrown by mutinous soldiers, his lawyer said Friday, opening the door …

Ramaphosa says he will ‘serve all’ after being reelected as South Africa president for second term

Cyril Ramaphosa pledged to work with politicians across the political spectrum after being reelected as President of South Africa by lawmakers on Friday. “I will serve all and work with even …

court orders south africa president Zuma back to jail

South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma, who has officially finished serving a 15-month jail sentence for contempt of court, must return to prison after his conditional release last year on health …

Six bodies found in Johannesburg, suspect arrested – police

South African police arrested a murder suspect on Monday (October 10) after six bodies, five of them in an advanced state of decomposition, were found in a residential building in central …

South Africa holds memorial for 21 teenagers killed in tavern

A group of young people, mostly teenagers, were found dead in a tavern and still no explanation ten days later: South Africa gathered Wednesday in a ceremony to salute their memory, …

South Africa faces most drastic power outages since 2019

South Africans are experiencing, in the middle of winter, the country’s most drastic outages since 2019. The state-owned electricity utility, Eskom, will implement stage 6 of load shedding between 4 and …

14 crocodiles found in South Africa Floods

Whiles South Africa’s port city of Durban continues to count their losses after the devastating floods; some reptiles seem to have also lost their place of abode. 14 crocodiles were washed …

South African cyclists start journey from Tokyo to New Zealand

South African adventure cyclists Ron Rutland and Adam Nunn are already on their way to Auckland in New Zealand to deliver the whistle for the opening match of Rugby World Cup …

South Africa’s plan to “end” covid 19

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has opened a new vaccine manufacturing facility that he says will boost the country’s capacity to produce its own vaccines for diseases including COVID-19. The factory …

South Africa disappointed at the EU over travel ban

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed disappointment at the European Union over the recent travel ban instituted against southern African countries. The president described as unjustified the travel ban which …

South Africa tourism industry thrown into chaos Due to BAN

The travel ban imposed on South Africa announced by the United Kingdom and other countries is throwing the tourism industry into chaos. The United States and Australia have also joined the …

South African cop gets life sentence for insurance murders

A South African policewoman was sentenced Friday to six life sentences for killing her boyfriend and five family members to collect life insurance, after a chilling trial that has riveted South …