South Africa

IOM Condemns Xenophobic Violence Against Foreigners in Johannesburg Townships

IOM has condemned violence directed against foreign nationals and their businesses by Soweto residents, which has now spread to two other Johannesburg townships – Alexandra and Langlaagte.

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President Zuma appoints acting judges to the constitutional court

President Jacob Zuma has, in terms of section 175(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, acting on the recommendation of Minister of Justice and Correctional Services and the concurrence of the Chief Justice, appointed three Judges to act as Judges of the Constitutional Court during various periods

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UNHCR concerned over recent looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto

UNHCR is concerned over the recent spate of violence and looting in Soweto that mainly affected foreigners, including refugees and asylum seekers.

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2015 Investing in African Mining Indaba

CEOs representing some of Africa’s most attractive mining companies will gather in Cape Town, South Africa, 9 – 12 February 2015 for the annual Investing in African Mining Indaba

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IAB Digital Summit in association with BBC.com and Bookmark awards – tickets on sale now!

IAB South Africa is pleased to announce that BBC.com has come on board as the official sponsor of what is set to be the South African digital industry’s most prestigious event, the IAB Digital Summit

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Gemalto prepaid EMV banking cards extend reach of Vodacom m-pesa mobile wallet in South Africa

Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces the deployment of prepaid EMV banking cards to complement Vodacom’s m-pesa mobile wallet service in South Africa.

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