Friday 24 November 2017

All International wire news

E.g., 2017-11-24

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AFP - 11/24/17

A South African appeals court on Friday more than doubled Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius' sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, bringing it up...

AFP - 11/22/17

Robert Mugabe shocked Zimbabwe and the world when he resigned as president on Tuesday, ending his 37-year grip on power.

It also plunged the nation into...

AFP - 11/19/17

Nigeria were grouped with former title-holders Libya, Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea when the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) draw was made in Rabat Friday....

AFP - 11/15/17

"We've got plans to export to the United States," grinned Luca Tooley who co-owns the Zwakala craft brewery in South Africa's northeastern Limpopo province.

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AFP - 11/15/17

South African fast bowler Dale Steyn is set to make his comeback to cricket after more than a year out of the game with injury.

Steyn, 34, was on Tuesday named...

AFP - 11/15/17

Kara M'bodji scored in stoppage time to give already-qualified Senegal a flattering 2-1 win over South Africa in Dakar on Tuesday in a 2018 World Cup Group D...

AFP - 11/14/17

Tommy Fleetwood remains confident of beating fellow Englishman Justin Rose to the Race to Dubai title this week, despite failing to secure the year-ending prize on...

AFP - 11/12/17

North African nations Morocco and Tunisia took contrasting routes Saturday as they qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Morocco scored twice within five...

AFP - 11/10/17

Austrian Bernd Wiesberger birdied the final hole to snatch a one-stroke lead with a five-under-par 67 on day one of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City on Thursday...

AFP - 11/7/17

A Danish man accused of mutilating women in South Africa and storing their genitals in his freezer has been convicted of dozens of charges.

Peter Frederiksen...

AFP - 11/7/17

The publishers of a book alleging widespread corruption against South Africa's President Jacob Zuma vowed on Monday to resist a demand from the country's spy agency...

AFP - 11/6/17

Wydad Casablanca of Morocco became African champions for a second time when they defeated Al Ahly of Egypt 1-0 Saturday in the second leg of the CAF Champions League...

AFP - 11/3/17

South African prosecutors argued Friday that Oscar Pistorius' six-year jail sentence for murder must be increased, saying he failed to show genuine remorse after...

AFP - 11/3/17

South Africa's spy agency threatened on Friday to seek a banning order for a newly released book that makes a series of corruption allegations against President Jacob...

AFP - 11/3/17

Wydad Casablanca coach Hussein Amotta said it would be "suicidal" to try and defend the 1-1 CAF Champions League final first-leg draw when they meet Al Ahly again...

AFP - 11/3/17

In the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal, local politics is a deadly game, with at least 40 people killed in politically motivated shootings since last year....

AFP - 11/3/17

South African prosecutors will argue Friday for Oscar Pistorius to be given a longer jail sentence, saying the six years he is serving for the murder of his...

AFP - 11/1/17

Star athlete Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa revealed on Tuesday that he injured his knee in a recent celebrity rugby match and could be sidelined for nine months...

AFP - 11/1/17

A son of a wealthy South African family on trial for killing his parents and a brother with an axe on Tuesday recounted the grisly attack which he has blamed on...

AFP - 11/1/17

South African prosecutors on Friday will argue for Oscar Pistorius to be given a longer jail sentence, saying the six years he is serving for killing his girlfriend...

AFP - 10/31/17

Thousands of white farmers blocked roads in South Africa on Monday to protest against what they say is an explosion of violence against their communities in rural...

AFP - 10/30/17

David Miller smashed the fastest century in Twenty20 international cricket as South Africa outclassed Bangladesh by 83 runs in the second and final Twenty20...

AFP - 10/30/17

Uncapped backs Warrick Gelant and Lukhanyo Am were included Sunday in a 34-man South Africa squad for a four-Test tour of Europe during November and December.

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AFP - 10/29/17

Tunnels coursing through the bowels of the earth under the city of Johannesburg contain precious treasure -- copper cables that are being stripped out and smuggled as...

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