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SA ponders Lesotho action after army coup

Independent Online - 41 minutes ago
Johannesburg - The South African government warned it would not tolerate what it called a coup by army commander Lieutenant General Tlali Kamoli in Lesotho on Saturday but declined to say if it would...

Muvhango stars in Bulawayo

Bulawayo24 - 41 minutes ago
SOUTH African stars from the popular television soapie, Muvhango; Gabriel Temudzani, popularly known as Chief Azwindini; Rami Chueme, who plays the role of the dramatic Kgomotso and Humbulani...

ANC condemns Lesotho coup

Bulawayo24 - 41 minutes ago
Prime Minister Thomas Thabane confirmed yesterday that the military had seized power in a coup and that he had fled to South Africa. The Sunday Times is reporting that the South African special...

S. Africa activists ask store to take Israeli goods off shelves

www.worldbulletin.net - 43 minutes ago
"These protests, pickets, flash mobs, till-jamming and other actions will be intensified as Woolworths refuses to meet with BDS South Africa in order to resolve this issue of them trading with...

Australia to bat first against Zimbabwe

SBS - 44 minutes ago
In a third change to the Australian side that lost their last match to South Africa by seven wickets, Queensland pace bowler Ben Cutting gets his first start of the tour in place of Kane Richardson....

Lesotho's Prime Minister flees Maseru

Daily Sun - 45 minutes ago
The prime minister of the southern African kingdom of Lesotho has fled to South Africa, alleging a coup by the army and saying his life is in danger. Speaking to journalists, Thomas Thabane said he...

CWC will decide 'who's No 1'

SPORT24 - 45 minutes ago
Australia top the rankings going into Sunday's triangular series match against Zimbabwe in Harare but, depending on results, could be overhauled this week by India or South Africa, who they face...

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Lesotho PM blames coup on army, flees to South Africa

Times of Malta - 2 hours ago
Early morning gunfire was heard in Maseru, capital of the small southern African kingdom encircled by South Africa. Army units occupied police headquarters and surrounded the Prime Minister's residence. Hours after the army's move, the capital was ...and...

Lesotho PM accuses army of coup attempt

Scotsman - 9 hours ago
Early morning gunfire was heard yesterday in Maseru, capital of the small southern African kingdom encircled by South Africa. Army units occupied police headquarters and surrounded the prime minister's residence, residents and diplomats said. Hours after ...and...

Lesotho PM says army staged coup, flees to S Africa

Daily Times - 10 hours ago
“There was clearly an effort to launch a coup,” Thabane told Reuters, saying he was at his daughter's home in South Africa. “We are taking concrete steps to nip it in the bud,” he added, saying the regional Southern African Development Community (SADC) ...and...

BREAKING: Lesotho Prime Minister Escapes To South Africa After Coup Attempt ...

ZimEye - 10 hours ago
lesotho MASERU – Military units in Lesotho surrounded government and police buildings and gunfire was heard in the small mountainous southern African kingdom on Saturday 30th of August, in what diplomats said appeared to be an attempted coup.and...

Lesotho's PM Confirms Military Coup

CRIENGLISH.com - 11 hours ago
File photo taken on Aug. 16, 2014 shows Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane attending the 34th Southern African Development Community Heads of State and Government Summit in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The Lesotho military surrounded the ...and...

Somali troops oust militants from southern town

Sioux City Journal - 12 hours ago
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somali government troops fighting alongside African Union troops ousted Islamic militants from a southern town they have been controlling, an official said Saturday. Abdiqadir Mohamed Nor, the governor of Somalia's Lower ...and...

S/Africa condemns Lesotho “coup”

StarAfrica.com - 13 hours ago
“In this day and age, 2014, unconstitutional change of government is unacceptable by South Africa and the Southern African Development Community,â€� Monyela said. “Political problems should be solved politically,â€� he added in a message ...and...

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US Open Show Court Schedules

New Zealand Herald - 5 hours ago
Taylor Townsend and Donald Young, United States, vs. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Republic, and Alexander Peya (2), Austria ... Safarova (14), Czech Republic, vs. Peng Shuai, China. Eric Butorac, United States, and Raven Klaasen (12), South Africa, vs.and...

Zuma and Putin meet in Moscow

Presidency - 13 hours ago
The President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency Mr Jacob Zuma met with his counterpart the President of the Russian Federation, His Excellency Mr Vladimir Putin, in a bilateral meeting at Novo-Ogarevo Presidential Residence just...

Moody's assigns (P)Baa1 to South Africa's first Sukuk issuance

CPI Financial - 16 hours ago
"The Republic of South Africa's envisaged inaugural Sukuk offering reflects the growing interest in Islamic finance as a source of sovereign funding," said Khalid Howladar, Global Head of Islamic Finance at Moody's Investors Service. "This landmark...

US Open Friday Men's Tennis Results

Bob Larson Tennis News - 19 hours ago
Eric Butorac, United States, and Raven Klaasen (12), South Africa, def. Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, and Jurgen Melzer, Austria, ... Martin Emmrich, Germany, and Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-4. David Marrero and Fernando Verdasco (7), Spain, def.and...

South African Capital Consider Renaming Streets, Buildings After Chairman Mao

Chinatopix - 20 hours ago
On Thursday, South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress (ANC), opted to add the name of known freedom fighter and founder of the People's Republic of China, most commonly known as Chairman Mao, to a "street name bank" for the Tshwane ...and...

South Africa turns away truck drivers over Ebola

Bulawayo24 - 1 day ago
SOUTH African immigration officers at Beitbridge border post are reportedly turning away truck drivers plying the Democratic Republic of Congo route where two confirmed cases of Ebola have been reported. It is understood that on Thursday, the drivers ...and...

MoL meets South African delegation

Gulf Today - 1 day ago
Dubai: Mubarak Saeed Al Dhaheri, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Labour, has recently met Geeta Daya, Political Consul, and Sudhir Mannie, Trade Commissioner at the Consulate of the Republic of South Africa, as both sides discussed ways of...

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