- Africa: African Press Review 3 July 2015
[RFI] South Africa takes an interest in Lesotho's security. Boko Haram allegedly murders Muslims in north-east Nigeria. Burundi's election commission refuses to recognise an opposition boycott of polls. ...
All Africa. Fri, 03 Jul 2015 10:37:37 GMT.
- Spotlight: Deepening pragmatic cooperation among BRICS, SCO members help forge community of common destiny
Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the 7th BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) summit and 15th Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in the Russian city Ufa on July 8-10.
- South Africa sends lions to repopulate Rwanda reserves
Seven big cats have been donated to Rwanda, restoring the predator to the East African country after a 15-year absence.
Mail & Guardian. Fri, 03 Jul 2015 00:00:00 +0200.
- Car smashes through South Africa roof
A photo is released of a car which smashed through the roof of a house in South Africa's coastal city Durban.
BBC News. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:35:08 GMT.
- VIDEO: South Africa's fight to tackle HIV
Nomsa Maseko looks at how South Africa, with one of the greatest numbers of people with HIV, is tackling the disease.
BBC News. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 06:04:15 GMT.
- Facebook opens first Africa office
Facebook announced June 30 it had opened its first African office in Johannesburg as part of its efforts "to help people and businesses connect" on the continent
Hurriyet. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 10:32:00 +0200.
- Sasol Provides Additional Historical Disclosure for Performance Chemicals Segment
JOHANNESBURG, June 30, 2015 -- On 1 July 2014, Sasol introduced a value chain-based operating model for the group, replacing Sasol's previous operating model, which was based on business units organised by product lines. ...
PR Newswire. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 04:14:00 EDT.
- A Low-Cost Heat Detector That Warns Slum Dwellers Of Fire
Lumkani Fire Detection in Capetown, South Africa sells a low-cost heat detector that alerts slum dwellers when there's a fire.
By Anne Field. Forbes. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 15:07:00 GMT.
- South Africa Blames Police for 2012 Miner Killings
South Africa's president has released a long-awaited report on the police-led killing of 34 striking miners in 2012. The report blames police officials, but largely excuses the nation's leadership.. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:02:34 -0400.
- Inquiry Blames South African Police in Killings of Miners at Marikana
A new report blamed the police, along with unions and the mining company, for the killing of 34 striking miners. Government officials were exonerated.
Norimitsu Onishi. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 01:13:47 GMT.
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The Republic of South Africa, located in southern Africa, is governed
by a President and a bicameral Parliament. South Africa's
capital city is Pretoria, and its national currency is the Rand.
In 2007, the nation's estimated population was 43,998,000, and the
primary languages used by South Africans are Afrikaans and English.
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