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News South Africa » Government: South African Government Ramping Up Efforts To Get More Land Into Black Ownership

News channel or source: http://capeandislands.org/post/south-african-government-ramping-efforts-get-more-land-black-ownership
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The government of South Africa is ramping up efforts to get more land into black ownership. A controversial plan under consideration would seize property from owners without paying them and redistribute it. Land reform has been a key issue since the end of ...

News South Africa » Government: South Africa's leader cuts short UK visit after protests

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/south-africas-leader-cuts-short-uk-visit-protests-54603151
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

is an ANC politician and has faced accusations of corruption from residents who say mismanagement has led to a decline in government services. Ramaphosa said ANC leaders had met with him and others. Similar protests have been common across South Africa ...

News South Africa » Government: South Africa's Ramaphosa flies in to try and quell northern protests

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-flies-in-to-try-and-quell-northern-protests-idUSKBN1HR28W
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MAHIKENG, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa’s new president Cyril ... been protesting against poor public services and demanding the resignation of the local government leader. “We call on all our people. Let’s be calm and this matter is going ...

News South Africa » Government: South Africa: Sanco Calls On Government to Break 'Urgent' Bus Strike Deadlock

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804210487.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) on Saturday said it supported the call for government intervention to resolve the nationwide bus strike. "Though the inconvenience affects hundreds of thousands of commuters that are bearing the brunt ...

News South Africa » Government: South Africa Government : President Cyril Ramaphosa departs South Africa to attend Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, 19 to 20 Apr

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/news/South-Africa-Government-President-Cyril-Ramaphosa-departs-South-Africa-to-attend-Commonwealth-Head--26363321/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

President Cyril Ramaphosa has today, Monday 16 April 2018, departed South Africa for London in the United Kingdom where he will be leading a South African Delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM 2018) between 19th and 20th April 2018.

News South Africa » Government: Bridging Africa’s infrastructure gap

News channel or source: https://www.worldfinance.com/featured/bridging-africas-infrastructure-gap
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

While Angola has a road density of just 4km per square kilometre of land, South Africa’s figure is more than 15 times ... almost a quarter of the Ethiopian Government’s expenditure over an entire year. It is possible that the economic benefits of ...

News South Africa » Government: South Africa's Ramaphosa cuts short Britain trip to deal with protests at home

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/south-africas-ramaphosa-cuts-short-britain-trip-to-deal-with-protests-at-home/ar-AAw5SDt
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Botswana’s government said on Thursday it had closed exit points to South Africa’s North West province, where the two countries share a border. The troubled province lies 300 km (200 miles) west of South Africa’s commercial hub Johannesburg.

News South Africa » Government: Increased Death Toll in African Penguin Population Worries Conservationists

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2455013&CategoryId=13936
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

The Boulders population has been estimated at around 1,700 but since January, the Western Cape Local Government and the South African Environmental Affairs Department says it has recorded 18 abnormal penguin deaths with four of these cases confirmed as ...

News South Africa » Government: South Sudan says military chief has died during Egypt visit

News channel or source: https://www.stripes.com/news/africa/south-sudan-says-military-chief-has-died-during-egypt-visit-1.523130
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

JUBA, South Sudan — South Sudan's military chief has died during a visit to Egypt and after a "short illness," the government announced Friday. Gen. James Ajongo Mawut had taken over the role a year ago after Paul Malong was fired and put under house arrest.

News South Africa » Government: South Africa: Makhosi Khoza Retires From Politics

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804210350.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

in developmental local governance and extensive experience in local government, into use and in a manner that would deliver maximum positive impact to local citizens." She highlighted the plight of the South African education system as a passion ...