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Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore declared a state of emergency on Thursday and pledged to open talks with the opposition.
Thursday 30 October 2014 19:53
The spate of fire-arm related crimes has seen a renewed attempt to tighten gun control in South Africa.
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:28
Thursday 30 October 2014 14:04
Chinese authorities have identified the southern province of Guangdong, home to Asia's biggest African population, as a frontline in their efforts to prevent the Ebola virus from entering China.
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:35
ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says Cosatu should not blame the ruling party for its woes.
Thursday 30 October 2014 15:36
IBM has announced a partnership with Twitter to help shape business decisions using data collected from tweets worldwide.
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:39
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) says earlier media reports that a person had been admitted and tested for Ebola at Durban's Addington Hospital, are inaccurate.
Thursday 30 October 2014 12:23
Africa's biggest and first ever shopping festival "The Jozi Shopping Festival” has kicked off today in Sandton City Mall and The Oriental Plaza
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:21
South Africans shared the grief and loss of three sport stars who lost their lives over the weekend.
Thursday 30 October 2014 18:58
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