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Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**West Africa and Sahel

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for West Africa and the Sahel, Mohamed ibn Chambas, briefed the Security Council …

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SA, Ghana celebrate SKA milestone

Pretoria � The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) has reached yet another milestone, with a significant development that cements the way towards the second phase construction of the colossal telescope.

The Ghanaian and South African governments on Thursday announced the combination …

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Free State Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs visits Oranjeville as part of Mandela Day, 18 Jul

As part of annual celebration of Mandela’s life and Mandela Day on the 18th July, Department of Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs will visit Oranjeville in Metsimaholo Local Municipality to give back to those less fortunate by …

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Posted in Technology


PRETORIA, Uber drivers are now protected by South African labour laws after a ruling by the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration (CCMA), a dispute resolution body established under the country’s Labour Relations Act, which says they can form unions, …

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MEC Galaletsang Gaolaolwe addresses municipality speakers in North West, 14 Jul

MEC Gaolaolwe to discuss functionality of ward committee with municipal speakers

The MEC for Local Government and Human Settlements, Galaletsang Gaolaolwe, will tomorrow, 14 July 2017, address a forum of Speakers from all 22 municipalities in Bokone Bophirima. Issues that …

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