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The latest delay in the Medupi power project's launch will be tackled by a special team that has been tasked with getting to the bottom of under-performance by contractors.
Elite troops have been deployed in Sudan's second-largest city after days of violence among members of the security forces, as residents begin the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
At least 16 people were killed and another 15 were injured Wednesday when an intercity bus plunged into a ravine in southern Peru, police said.
Controversial AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo says Nelson Mandela is "looking good" after a visit with him this week.
Zambia has charged two journalists with inciting riots in what their lawyer says appears to be a witch hunt for writers of an online publication that is critical of the government.
An Austrian student pilot who landed a civilian aircraft at the Waterkloof Air Force Base on Tuesday night, was still being questioned by police last night.
The US is moving ahead with plans to deliver four F-16s to Egypt despite the ongoing debate about the military's overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi.
The Nigerian Football Federation has come out in force by suspending four national clubs following two surprise promotional play-off results of 79 goals to nil and 67 goals to nil.
The city of Johannesburg has been ordered to stop running part of its "world class African city," campaign by South Africa's advertising authority.
The teenager accused of carrying out the Boston bombings, on Wednesday pleaded not guilty to all charges in US federal court, nearly three months after the deadly April attacks. would like to send you push notifications.
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