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Soldiers guard Mozambican project from Islamist insurgents

Huge obstacles face Total’s natural gas development off the country’s northern coast

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Valtteri Bottas wins F1 season opener in black Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton suffers five-second penalty to miss out on podium place in Austria

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Military medics deployed to combat dire Covid situation in the Eastern Cape

The Covid-19 emergency is ‘really bad with infections spreading rapidly’, says defence force

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Tobacco ban has cost SA R3.5bn in excise taxes, companies tell Ramaphosa

Firms plead for lifting of cigarette sales ban, which they say has boosted illicit trade

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TIM HARFORD: Covid-19 scars may fade faster than we think

We do learn from bitter experience, of course. But we also have a great talent for forgetting

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AYABONGA CAWE: Shack eviction incident highlights urgent need for land reform

Bulelani Qholani’s plight is the product of centuries of suppression and a slave-like labour system

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‘It’s dangerous NOT to be sending a clear message to Americans’: U.S. hits 120,000 coronavirus cases over July 4th Weekend — with surges in Florida, Arizona and Texas

Florida reported 10,059 new cases Sunday after reporting 11,458 new cases Saturday, which was second only to the daily peak of 11,571 in New York last April.

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Rising Covid-19 cases put damper on US celebrations

Towns and cities cancel annual fireworks displays to avoid large crowds gathering

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TeleMasters hot on the acquisition trail

The group, which specialises in custom telecoms solutions for businesses, is on the lookout for opportunities

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The Margin: Elon Musk throws his ‘full support’ behind this presidential candidate — and it’s not Joe Biden or Donald Trump

Rapper icon Kanye West, as he has teased several times before, announced that he’s “running for president.”

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Old Mutual starts a new chapter with Iain Williamson at helm

His permanent appointment ends more than a year of leadership uncertainty after a messy dispute with Peter Moyo

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Trump divides nation in Independence Day speech

US president promises to defeat the radical left and downplays coronavirus

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Global economy faces a steep clamber back to health

A complete recovery to pre-crisis levels looks impossible until the virus is controlled

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State revises plan for the return of some learners to school

Angie Motshekga says only grades 6 and 11 students are expected to go back to class on Monday

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LETTER: Post Office cannot deliver its basic function

Parcels no longer get to their destination and inquiries are ignored

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LETTER: Egypt must co-operate with its neighbours

Cairo has made many threats against Ethiopia, which has built a dam without Egyptian permission

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LETTER: Tshwane must be rescued from poor governance

The auditor-general has highlighted the need to restore accountability in various municipalities

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The Stunning Second Life of “Avatar: The Last Airbender”

Alex Barasch on “Avatar: The Last Airbender,” a Nickelodeon created by Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino that is enjoying renewed popularity after becoming available on Netflix.

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LETTER: Virus a fig leaf to cover up ANC graft

Accountability and consequence are concepts that are alien to the ANC

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