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SCOAN: Charity offers to help trace missing

South Africans needing help finding relatives following the megachurch collapse in Lagos, Nigeria, should contact charity Gift of the Givers, it said.

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Church death toll tentative: Radebe

The death toll of 84 South Africans in the Nigerian church collapse remains a “tentative figure”, Presidency Minister Jeff Radebe said.

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SCOAN: Four-year-old girl found alive

A four-year-old South African girl was found alive at the collapsed Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos.

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Lagos disaster: death toll uncertain
September 17 2014 at 08:27

The death toll in a building collapse in Nigeria can still either go up or down, SA’s high commissioner to Nigeria has said.

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SA laments 67 dead in Lagos
September 17 2014 at 07:51

As South Africa wakes up to the news of 67 lives lost in Nigeria, it remains unclear if any SA nationals were hurt.

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‘Church building collapse was not the first’
September 17 2014 at 08:39

The Scoan has had three previous locations, and each time something happened to its structure, according to the church's website.

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Gallery: Nigeria church collapse
September 17 2014 at 07:27

Sixty-seven South Africans were among the scores of worshippers killed in the collapse of a Nigerian megachurch.

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SA mourns 67 lost in Lagos church tragedy
September 17 2014 at 04:41

President Jacob Zuma says South Africans are united in grief after the deaths of 67 nationals in Nigeria.

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Ebola battle: Obama deploys troops
September 17 2014 at 04:40

Barack Obama has announced a major expansion of the US role in West Africa’s battle against the Ebola virus.

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SA experts to identify Nigeria collapse dead
September 16 2014 at 22:10

A team of local experts will fly to Lagos to identify 67 South Africans killed when a church building collapsed.

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67 South Africans dead in Nigeria collapse
September 16 2014 at 21:09

President Jacob Zuma has announced that 67 South Africans have died in a collapsed church building in Lagos.

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ANC saddened by ‘unprecedented loss’
September 16 2014 at 22:15

The ANC has expressed its grief at the deaths of 67 South Africans when a church building collapsed in Lagos, Nigeria.

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US to send 3 000 troops for Ebola fight
September 16 2014 at 19:13

The Obama administration is ramping up its response to West Africa's Ebola crisis, preparing to assign 3 000 troops to the afflicted region.

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