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Three UN Troops Killed in Northern Mali Mine Blast

BAMAKO, MALI – Three U.N. troops were killed early Sunday and three wounded when their convoy hit a roadside bomb, an official said, in the latest violence to hit the war-torn West African state. 

Chadian peacekeepers were on a routine …

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Mother’s Day 2020 – Music Time in Africa

It’s Mother’s Day in the United States and in many other parts of the world. Today’s show celebrates mothers with a playlist of African music to honor them: “Sweet Mother” by Prince Nico Mbarga (Nigeria/Cameroon), “Mama” by Brenda Fassie (South …

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Attempted robbery and attempted murder suspects arrested: Port Elizabeth

Two suspects aged 20 and 21-year-old were arrested at a local hospital last night (9/05) soon after an alleged botched robbery of an e-hailing taxi driver.

It is alleged that on 9 May 2020 at about 19:45, the 47-year-old driver …

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Two men due in court following seizure of six bags of dagga

DURBAN – Last night police officers from Newlands East were conducting operations on Inanda Road when they intercepted a vehicle that was operating during the curfew.

The vehicle was stopped and the occupants were questioned by police. The police officers …

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Four unlicensed firearms and ammunition confiscated in Nyanga Cluster

Police and other law enforcement agencies remain committed to enforce the law and keep the communities safe during the National Lockdown. This weekend during various operations that were conducted police arrested suspects and seized unlicensed firearms and ammunition in the …

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