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Tongaat Hullets Zimbabwe Employees Set To Lose Jobs

By Correspondent , 16 , Nov 2014


By Sifelani Murambiwa. Zimbabwe, Masvingo. - (News Of The South) - More than 21 000 employees of Tongaat Hullets Zimbabwe are set to lose jobs after war veterans in Masvingo .. Read More →

Boko Haram Seize Chibok, The Hometown Of Abducted Girls

By Correspondent , 15 , Nov 2014


Kano (Nigeria) - Boko Haram has seized the town of Chibok in Borno state, northeast Nigeria, from where 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped more than six months ago, a local pastor .. Read More →

UK Immigration Legacy Cases "Laid To Rest" By Court Of Appeal

By Correspondent , 14 , Nov 2014


By Collin Yeo. Back in 2006, even before this blog first began and in the aftermath of his predecessor’s resignation, then Home Secretary John Reid declared that his department was .. Read More →

Marikana Massacre Probe Finally Ends

By Correspondent , 14 , Nov 2014


Centurion (South Africa) - A South African probe into the killing of 34 striking miners at Marikana comes to a close Friday, as lawyers wrap up their closing arguments more .. Read More →

Two Nigerian Towns Invaded By Boko Haram

By Correspondent , 14 , Nov 2014


Kano (Nigeria) - Scores of Boko Haram fighters on Thursday invaded two towns in northeast Nigeria's Adamawa state after hunters and civilian vigilantes reportedly ousted them from a key town, .. Read More →

Missing Malaysian Plane MH370 Could Be Declared Lost

By editor , 13 , Nov 2014


A Malaysian Airlines official has shocked families of missing MH370 passengers by suggesting the plane could be declared "lost" by the end of this year, raising fears that search efforts .. Read More →

National Blood Services Opens New Facility

By Correspondent , 12 , Nov 2014


By Pretty Chavango . Zimbabwe, Harare. (News Of The South) - The National Blood services Zimbabwe on Tuesday officially opened their new clinic at the Joina City shopping mall . .. Read More →

Botswana's Cultural Rights To Be Assessed By UN Expert

By Correspondent , 12 , Nov 2014


GENEVA, Switzerland. - Farida Shaheed will visit Botswana from 14 to 26 November 2014 to assess the country's efforts to enhance the right of all persons to participate in cultural .. Read More →

South Africa Repatriates Bodies Of Those Who Died In TB Joshua Church Collapse

By Correspondent , 11 , Nov 2014


Lagos - The South African government said Tuesday that it was ready to repatriate on the weekend the bodies of 81 of its nationals killed in a September church building .. Read More →