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RISK RAPIDLY RISING OF MASS STARVATION IN AFRICA, YEMEN: UN

The risk of mass starvation in four countries – northeast Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen – is rapidly rising due to drought and conflict, the U.N. refugee agency said Tuesday.

“We are raising our alarm level today that the …

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Reserve Bank clarifies commemorative coins value

Pretoria � The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) says commemorative circulation coins, such as the R5 Griqua Town coin, are ‘normal’ circulation coins that form part of all the other coins already in circulation.

The bank on Tuesday said it …

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Posted in Technology

SOUTH AFRICA AIMS TO REDUCE ROAD DEATHS BY HA;F THIS COMING EASTER WEEKEND

PRETORIA, April 11 (NNN-SABC) — The South African Road Traffic Management Corporation says it will focus more on road safety awareness campaigns which will highlight the dangers of unsafe road usage this coming Easter Weekend in order to reduce the …

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EU releases humanitarian assistance to Africa as needs grow

The EU aid of Euros 47 million will help respond to the needs of the most vulnerable in the Great Lakes as well as in Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region.

The European Commission has announced humanitarian assistance to help …

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