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South Africa: ANC in power struggle over corruption allegations

PRETORIA, The secretary-general of South Africa’s African National Congress (ANC) has refused to comply with his suspension after being charged with corruption.The dispute illustrates a power struggle within the governing party.Ace Magashule denies the…

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US Tries to Help Resolve Ethiopian Dam Dispute

The United States is again stepping into efforts to resolve a dispute over Ethiopia’s massive hydropower dam along an important Nile tributary.The new U.S. envoy to the Horn of Africa, Jeffrey Feltman, is visiting Egypt, Sudan, Eritrea and Ethiopia thi…

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Credit card fraudster arrested at his workplace

PRETORIA – The Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation team caught up with Norman Bafana Chauke (31) for banking cards related fraud and theft amounting to at least R70 000 at this stage.The team pounced on Chauke at a well-known finance services…