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Shafiek Tassiem

Far from Cape Town tourist sites, a gangland battle rages

20 Jul 2019

CAPE TOWN Convoys of armoured vehicles and soldiers with assault rifles are patrolling gang-ridden streets in some suburbs of Cape Town as authorities seek to quell escalating violence that has killed hundreds of people this year. | Video

'The food is going': thousands stranded in cyclone-hit Mozambique

01 May 2019

PEMBA, Mozambique Headmaster Ernesto Parivos, like thousands of people across his province in Mozambique, is watching for any signs that flood waters have eased as food supplies dwindle.

Rains torment cyclone-hit communities in Mozambique

30 Apr 2019

PEMBA, Mozambique Torrential rain battered northern Mozambique on Tuesday, grounding aid flights and further swamping a region where a second cyclone in six weeks has killed at least 41 people.

Death toll rises to six at South Africa coal mine gas explosion

08 Feb 2019

MIDDELBURG, South Africa The number of people killed by a gas explosion in an unused coal mine in South Africa's eastern province of Mpumalanga has risen to six, and several others remain trapped, an official at the mine said on Thursday. | Video

White unionized workers strike at Sasol plant over black share scheme

07 Sep 2018

SECUNDA, South Africa Thousands of workers from South Africa's mainly white Solidarity union staged a strike at Sasol's flagship fuel plant in Secunda on Thursday over a share scheme offered exclusively to black staff. | Video

White unionised workers strike at Sasol plant over black share scheme

06 Sep 2018

SECUNDA, South Africa, Sept 6 Thousands of workers from South Africa's mainly white Solidarity union staged a strike at Sasol's flagship fuel plant in Secunda on Thursday over a share scheme offered exclusively to black staff.

South Africa's Zuma makes second court appearance on corruption charges

08 Jun 2018

DURBAN, South Africa Former South African President Jacob Zuma, who was ousted by his own party in February, appeared at the Durban High Court on Friday for the second time on corruption charges relating to a $2.5 billion arms deal in the late 1990s.

South Africans pray for Mandela recovery

09 Jun 2013

SOWETO, South Africa South Africans prayed for Nelson Mandela's recovery on Sunday as the 94-year-old former president spent a second day in hospital with a recurring lung infection. | Video

South Africans pray for Mandela recovery

09 Jun 2013

SOWETO, South Africa South Africans prayed for Nelson Mandela's recovery on Sunday as the 94-year-old former president spent a second day in hospital with a recurring lung infection. | Video

South Africans pray for hospitalised Mandela

09 Jun 2013

SOWETO, South Africa South Africans prayed for Nelson Mandela's recovery on Sunday as the 94-year-old former president spent a second day in hospital with a recurring lung infection.

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