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News South Africa » North West: 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

South Africa's president cut short a visit to Britain to return ... President Cyril Ramaphosa left the Commonwealth summit in London to visit the North West capital of Mahikeng, where residents brought life to a standstill with protests over alleged ...

News South Africa » North West: 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

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has cut short his visit to Britain by a day to return home to deal with protests in the country’s North West province, his office said on Thursday. Protesters seeking jobs, better ...

News South Africa » North West: Big Protests in South Africa Force Ramaphosa to End London Visit

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/19/world/africa/south-africa-ramaphosa-protests.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

LONDON — South Africa’s new president ... to deal with unrest at home — a vivid indication of the challenges he faces. The protests in the North West Province, in which demonstrators seeking better jobs and housing, and improved roads and hospitals ...

News South Africa » North West: South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa Calls for Calm in North West Province

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804200187.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

President Cyril Ramaphosa has noted, with serious concern, reports of protest and clashes between protesters and police in the North-West Province. President Ramaphosa has called for calm and adherence to the rule of law in the province and has called on ...

News South Africa » North West: Cars and Buildings Burnt Out During Protests in South Africa's Mahikeng Province

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/cars-buildings-burnt-during-protests-122823114.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Buildings and vehicles were burned and stores were looted in Mahikeng, the capital of South Africa’s North West province, on April 19 and 20, as protesting residents blocked roads to demand the resignation of the province premier, Supra Mahumapelo.

News South Africa » North West: 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?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MAHIKENG, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa’s new president ... Ramaphosa cut short a visit to a Commonwealth summit in Britain a day earlier to travel to the North West province where crowds have been protesting against poor public services and ...

News South Africa » North West: South Africa riots force president to leave London summit

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/international/south-africa-riots-force-president-to-leave-london-summit_131159?profile=1338&template=MobileArticle
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Violent protests are common in South Africa, but North West province has been a hotbed of unrest due to boiling frustration over lack of housing, health services and jobs. Police fired rubber bullets as protesters hid behind cardboard sheets, while roads ...

News South Africa » North West: South Africa’s Ramaphosa forced to cut short London trip to attend to riots back home

News channel or source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001277614/south-africa-s-ramaphosa-forced-to-cut-short-london-trip-to-attend-to-riots-back-home
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday returned early from a summit in London to rush to the scene of violent demonstrations in North West province, where at least 23 people have been arrested. Ramaphosa, who took power in February, expressed ...

News South Africa » North West: South Africa: 'SANDF Help Comes At Dire Time' - North West Health Welcomes Aid

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804210351.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

The North West department of health has welcomed the timely intervention of the Military Health Services wing to the province's health facilities amid violent protests, particularly around Mahikeng. The South African Military Heath Service was on Saturday ...

News South Africa » North West: South Africa's Ramaphosa visits province beset by violent protests

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/idAFKBN1HR1TZ-OZATP
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MAHIKENG, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa’s new president Cyril Ramaphosa visited North West province on Friday to try to quell protests over poor local services that have turned violent, after cutting short a trip to the Commonwealth summit being ...