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South Africa’s deputy President David Mabuza convenes Eskom political task team meeting

South Africa's Deputy President David Mabuza has today, 29 May 2020 convened and chaired a meeting of the Political Task Team on Eskom. The meeting focused on the proposals dealing with the management...

South Africa congratulates Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim for winning the Christophe Merieux French Prize for HIV research work

South Africa's Deputy President David Mabuza on Thursday congratulated one of leading  South African HIV researchers and Associate Scientific Director, Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim, who recently won the Christophe Merieux Prize worth about R9,6 million for...

Read full remarks by AU Chair Cyril Ramaphosa at UN high-level event on financing for development amid COVID-19

Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr António Guterres,Prime Minister of Canada, Mr Justin Trudeau,Prime Minister of Jamaica, Mr Andrew Holness,Your Excellencies,Ladies and Gentlemen, I wish to thank the organisers for convening this critical...

African Union Chair Cyril Ramaphosa to join UN high-level event on development financing amid COVID-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday May 28, 2020, address and participate in a virtual United Nations High-Level Event on Financing for Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond. Mr. Ramaphosa will...

Ramaphosa to unveil infrastructure pipeline from six priority sectors in South Africa in June

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on 23 June 2020 host the inaugural Sustainable Infrastructure Development Symposium of South Africa (SIDSSA) to unveil an infrastructure pipeline from six priority sectors. In preparation for the Symposium,...

May God protect South Africans: Read President Ramaphosa’s national address on day of prayer against coronavirus

My fellow South Africans, This evening, I would like to address you on matters that are of great importance to many people in our country – firstly, the call by religious leaders for...

Ramaphosa to lead call for national day of prayer in South Africa amid COVID-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead the call for a national day of prayer in South Africa on Tuesday amid COVID-19 pandemic, the presidency said in a statement. In a televised broadcast at 7.30...

African Union Chair calls for unity as continent marks 57th Africa Day amid COVID-19

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa has called for unity in Africa as the continent marks the 57th Africa Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting economic crisis.

Read full remarks by African Union Chairperson President Cyril Ramaphosa as continent marks Africa Day amid COVID-19

Fellow Africans, On this day 57 years ago, the Organisation of African Unity was born. From the beginning it was dedicated to the idea that only through unity could Africa safeguard its independence...

Today is Africa Day and this is why you should be proud to be African amid COVID-19 – Perspectives by President Ramaphosa

Dear Fellow South African, today marks 57 years since the leaders of 32 independent African nations met in Addis Ababa to establish the Organization of African Unity (OAU), the precursor to the African Union.

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African Development Bank approves €88 million ($98 million) loan for Senegal to respond to COVID-19

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Friday approved a loan of 88...

Read IMF’s Kristalina Georgieva’s remarks to World Economic Forum highlighting the “great reset” needed amid COVID-19

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African equity capital markets activity see downward turn but increase in domestic investors -PricewaterhouseCoopers Nigeria

Data presented from  the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Nigeria 2019 African Capital Market Watch, which reviewed the performance of Africa’s capital markets between...

Nigeria Senate approves Buhari’s $5.513 billion external borrowing request

The Nigerian Senate has approved President Muhammadu Buhari’s $5.513 (Five Billion, Five Hundred and Thirteen Million United States Dollars) external borrowing...

Nigeria’s SERAP writes Buhari to provide spending details and audit of ‘fresh’ $5.513 billion loan

The Nigerian Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information request to President Muhammadu Buhari requesting him...
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