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Netanyahu: Abbas must end Hamas pact

Today at 21:58, SAST

Israeli PM Netanyahu tells the BBC Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas must abandon his pact with Hamas if he wants peace talks to resume.

New Russia drills after Ukraine raid

Today at 20:03, SAST

Russia announces new military exercises on its border with Ukraine, after Kiev orders troops to move against separatists in the east.

Source: BBC News


Mozambique: Opposition Joins Election With Its Own Armed Militia

Today at 20:00, SAST

[Mozambique News Reports & Clippings]Nine registration posts are opening in Gorongosa district under the protection of the Renamo military, with no Mozambican police presence, the National Elections Commission confirmed at a press conference ...

Congo-Kinshasa: Over 60 Killed in Train Derailment

Today at 08:43, SAST

[VOA]The death toll from a freight train accident in the Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to at least 63.

Source: All Africa


Eskom asks govt for R50bn bailout

Today at 14:28, SAST

Eskom has asked government for a R50-billion "equity injection" to alleviate its cash-flow situation.

Localisation key to growth - Gigaba

Today at 12:04, SAST

Public Enterprises Minister Malusi Gigaba said that is in South Africa's best interests to support localisation and small businesses.