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FG to consult before deciding on African trade zone

The Federal Government on Tuesday said it decided not to join an Africa free trade zone last week because it needs to carry out more consultations at home first. Other...

40 African countries sign free trade agreement in Rwanda

44 African countries sign free trade agreement without Nigeria, South Africa

Leaders from 44 African countries on Wednesday signed an agreement to form a $2.5 trillion continental free-trade zone, but Nigeria and South Africa, the...

Zimbabwe bans meat imports from South Africa

Zimbabwe bans meat imports from South Africa

Zimbabwe will join other countries in banning imports of processed meat products from South Africa following reports of a deadly listeria outbreak there. This was...

South Africa: Chinese investors to setup $10bn metallurgical complex

South Africa to raise VAT for first time in 25 years

South Africa will increase value added tax (VAT) for the first time in over two decades, the Treasury said on Wednesday, as new President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government...

South Africa’s main airport evacuated in bomb scare

South Africa’s main airport evacuated in bomb scare

Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo airport, Africa’s largest, was evacuated on Monday and passengers forced to wait for two hours to return after South African officials...

Nigeria has no regrets fighting apartheid in South Africa, says Buhari

Nigeria has no regrets fighting apartheid in South Africa, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said that Nigeria had no regret fighting apartheid in South Africa until a full democratic system was established in the country....

Cocaine smuggled to New Zealand on ship’s hull

South Africa’s trade grows 10% in 2017 Q3, says Maersk 

By Jite Eriabie   During the third quarter of 2017, the total import and export container trade market experienced consistent 10% year-on-year growth, a similar result...

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South Africa train collision injures 200 people

Around 200 people were injured on Tuesday when two passenger trains collided in a suburb of South Africa’s main city Johannesburg, emergency services network ER24...

14 dead, scores injured as South African train bursts into flames 

South Africa opens manslaughter probe over deadly train crash

South African police launched a manslaughter investigation Friday following a train crash that killed at least 18 people and injured 254 others in one of the country’s...

14 dead, scores injured as South African train bursts into flames 

South Africa opens manslaughter probe over deadly train crash

South African police launched a manslaughter investigation Friday following a train crash that killed at least 18 people and injured 254 others in one of the country’s...

Finance Ministry denies knowledge of NNPC’s $3.5bn subsidy fund

South Africa to hike petrol, diesel prices in December

The retail price of petrol and the wholesale price of diesel in South Africa will increase from Wednesday due to a weaker rand currency and higher crude oil prices,...

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South Africa to hike petrol, diesel prices in December

The retail price of petrol and the wholesale price of diesel in South Africa will increase from Wednesday due to a weaker rand currency and higher crude oil prices, the...