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News South Africa » Government: South African government wants to know why Trump thinks its people are 'undesirable' immigrants

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-nation/wp/2018/01/15/south-african-government-wants-to-know-why-trump-thinks-its-people-are-undesirable-immigrants/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

South Africa is among a growing number of countries taking action against President Trump’s remarks last week that Haiti, El Salvador and African nations are “shithole countries” whose inhabitants are not desirable for U.S. immigration.

News South Africa » Government: South Africa: ANC Passes the Buck to Government On Free Higher Education and Land Expropriation

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201801230187.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The ANC has left it to government to work out the methods and procedures of implementing fee-free higher education and land expropriation without compensation, ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule said on Monday. The party's national executive committee ...

News South Africa » Government: Fury from South African government as they brand Trump's's***hole' remark about immigrants from Africa 'crude and offensive'

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5267837/South-Africa-protests-U-S-embassy-Trump-shithole-remark.html
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

South Africa has protested to the U.S. embassy in Pretoria about reported remarks by U.S. President Donald Trump that some immigrants from Africa and Haiti come from 's***hole' countries. South Africa's foreign ministry called the remarks, which sources ...

News South Africa » Government: South African rand hits fresh 2-1/2 year high, government bonds firm

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1FB0N0-OZABS
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s rand hit a fresh two-and-a-half year high in early trade on Monday, extending a rally driven by optimism about the prospects for change under the new leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC).

News South Africa » Government: South African Zulu King Invokes Fight Against AIDS, Drought, in Plea to ANC Government to Retain Close Israel Ties

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/01/11/south-african-zulu-king-invokes-fight-against-aids-drought-in-plea-to-anc-government-to-retain-close-israel-ties/
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

The king of South Africa’s Zulu nation has urged the country’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) to retain close ties with Israel, following last month’s vote by the ANC at its national conference to downgrade the South African Embassy in Tel ...

News South Africa » Government: South African government to démarche US embassy official over Trump’s slur

News channel or source: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2018-01-15-south-african-government-to-dmarche-us-embassy-official-over-trumps-slur/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The South African government has issued a “démarche” on America’s acting ambassador in Pretoria, calling her in to demand an explanation for US President Donald Trump’s alleged reference to African nations, as well as Haiti and El Salvador, as ...

News South Africa » Government: South Africa - Minister Radebe to Visit Portia Shabangu Secondary School as Part of Government Back to School Programme

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/01/16/south-africa-minister-radebe-to-visit-portia-shabangu-secondary-school-as-part-of-government-back-to-school-programme/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

The Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission (NPC) Jeff Radebe, MP, will visit Portia Shabangu Secondary School, in Mpumalanga as part of government back to school programme.

News South Africa » Government: South Africa: Government must show political will to end xenophobic violence

News channel or source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2018/01/south-africa-government-must-show-political-will-to-end-xenophobic-violence/
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The South African government must stop prevaricating around the issue of violence against foreign nationals and take firm action in dealing with the situation, said Amnesty International South Africa today after the outbreak of reported xenophobic violence ...

News South Africa » Government: Large Scale Economic Reforms taken by Government Showcase a Lucrative Growth in South Africa Bariatric Surgery Market

News channel or source: http://emailwire.com/release/594899-Large-Scale-Economic-Reforms-taken-by-Government-Showcase-a-Lucrative-Growth-in-South-Africa-Bariatric-Surgery-Market.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Bariatric surgeries are used for weight loss by decreasing the enlarging capability of the abdomen to accommodate food with the method of gastric restriction and malabsorption. Moreover, increase in adoption of bariatric surgeries within the rising markets ...

News South Africa » Government: City law firm Hogan Lovells accused of 'whitewash' investigation into South African government corruption

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/01/13/city-law-firm-hogan-lovells-accused-whitewash-investigation/
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

City law firm Hogan Lovells has been drawn into the growing corruption scandal in South Africa amid allegations it produced a “whitewash” report into claims of money laundering at a government agency. Lord Peter Hain, the former Labour minister and ...