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Maersk Line to reduce cadet intakes from UK, South Africa 

Maersk Line to reduce cadet intakes from UK, South Africa 

World’s leading container carrier, Maersk Line said it is introducing changes to its long-term crew strategy, which will result in a significant reduction of cadets...

South Africa impounds 706kg of cocaine aboard container ship

South Africa seizes 706kg of cocaine on boxship 

A joint raid by South African security agencies and Interpol on a vessel at Coega Harbour northeast of Port Elizabeth on Monday, led to the seizure of approximately R700...

South Africa impounds 706kg of cocaine aboard container ship

South Africa impounds 706kg of cocaine aboard container ship

A joint raid by South African security agencies and Interpol on a vessel at Coega Harbour northeast of Port Elizabeth on Monday, led to the seizure of approximately R700...

Train collision kills 3, injures 300 in South Africa

Train collision kills 3, injures 300 in South Africa

Three people were confirmed dead and over 300 injured after two trains collided at Mountain View station, in Pretoria, South Africa on Tuesday morning. The collision...

South Africa shuts rail export line over train derailment

South Africa coal train derails, export line shut

A 200-wagon coal train derailed in South Africa on Thursday, shutting down the rail line that links mines to the Richards Bay export terminal, freight firm Transnet...

South Africa shuts rail export line over train derailment

South Africa shuts rail export line over train derailment

South Africa’s Transnet said on Thursday that a 200-wagon coal train derailed, shutting down the rail line that links mines to the Richards Bay export terminal....

South Sudan's oil sector gets $1bn boost from South Africa

South Sudan’s oil sector gets $1bn boost from South Africa

South Africa will invest $1 billion in South Sudan’s oil sector, the South African minister for energy and his South Sudanese counterpart for petroleum said on Friday....

Crane collapses at South Africa’s Port Elizabeth

Crane collapses at South Africa’s Port Elizabeth

A large gantry crane at South Africa’s Port Elizabeth collapsed in heap of metal during strong winds on Tuesday morning. South Africa’s Transnet National Ports...

South Africa allows private use of marijuana

The Constitutional Court in South Africa has decriminalised the private use of marijuana on Tuesday. The ruling came after a provincial high court in 2017 found out that...

Theresa May gifts South Africa bell of sunken WWI ship

Theresa May gifts South Africa bell of sunken WWI ship

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South africa on Tuesday thanked British Prime Minister Theresa May for handing over the bell of a World War I ship on which over 600 black...

South Africa arrests Russian ship heading to Lagos with explosives

South Africa arrests Russian ship heading to Lagos with explosives

The South African police on Thursday said they boarded a Russian-registered cargo ship allegedly carrying illegal weapons and explosives en route to Lagos, Nigeria. The...

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South Africa okays Glencore’s bid for Chevron assets

South Africa’s competition watchdog has approved Glencore’s roughly $900 million bid for Chevron’s local and Botswana assets on Thursday. The approval of the bid...