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Botswana readies for crunch elections

Botswana will vote in a fiercely fought election that will test the strength of the ruling party against an invigorated opposition.

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No end in sight for HK protests

Student leaders say may shun further talks with government, accusing it of failing to make any meaningful offers to end impasse.

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Mahikeng municipal manager suspended

Mahikeng's municipal manager Mokgele Mojaki has been suspended, the North West local government department said.

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Botswana readies for crunch elections
October 23 2014 at 15:31

Botswana will vote in a fiercely fought election that will test the strength of the ruling party against an invigorated opposition.

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No end in sight for HK protests
October 22 2014 at 17:31

Student leaders say may shun further talks with government, accusing it of failing to make any meaningful offers to end impasse.

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Mahikeng municipal manager suspended
October 22 2014 at 14:42

Mahikeng's municipal manager Mokgele Mojaki has been suspended, the North West local government department said.

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Brent oil’s slide sets back Nigeria’s currency plans
October 22 2014 at 04:45

Nigeria’s efforts to prop up its currency months before presidential elections are being undone by the slide in oil prices.

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Why does the ANC stand by its man?
October 21 2014 at 07:40

Max du Preez thinks fear of losing jobs and power are the only reasons Jacob Zuma is still in office.

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ANC, Samwu in war of words over municipalities
October 20 2014 at 08:26

The war of words between the ANC and Samwu looks set to intensify as government gets serious about clamping down on dysfunctional municipalities.

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Do your job or get the boot, warns Tau
October 20 2014 at 07:56

The ANC in Joburg issued an ultimatum to its councillors at the party's regional conference: serve the people or get the boot.

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ANC’s R29bn problem
October 19 2014 at 09:15

It's either e-tolls or Joburg as the ruling party prepares for the crucial 2016 local government election.

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By-elections in 111 wards
October 16 2014 at 16:59

Redrawn municipal landscapes, resignations and deaths mean that 111 wards across SA will be contested in by-elections in November.

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Hong Kong ready for talks with students
October 16 2014 at 12:00

Hong Kong’s leader said that authorities are keen to discuss details of democratic reform with leaders of protests.

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