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article 10 May 2015 World, South Africa
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South Africa opposition set for first black leader

South Africa's opposition Democratic Alliance party says it voted Mmusi Maimane as leader on Sunday, making him the first black person to head the traditionally white party.

article 20 April 2015 World, South Africa
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South Africa's Zulu king condemns racist attacks

South Africa's Zulu King Goodwill Zweluthini has condemned the deadly anti-immigrant attacks that have swept the country as "vile".

article 18 April 2015 World, South Africa
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South Africa violence: shops looted in xenophobic attacks

South African police fire rubber bullets at looters as Xenophobic attacks spread to Johannesburg. At least four people have been killed since violence erupted in Durban two weeks ago.

article 17 April 2015 World, South Africa
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Jamal Osman by South Africa violence provokes anger of a continent

South Africa is not like any other country - it has a special place in the hearts of ordinary Africans. But that could change after the recent fatal attacks on immigrants.

article 16 April 2015 World, South Africa
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South Africa: police move to stop anti-migrant violence

Police in the South African capital fire rubber bullets and tear gas on protesters who had been staging an anti-immigrant demonstration and pelted vehicles and police with rocks.

article 15 April 2015 World, South Africa
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Jamal Osman by Burnt alive: violence against migrants in South Africa

In the past 48 hours at least five immigrants have been killed in the latest in a string of xenophobic attacks in Durban, South Africa. Most of the pictures are too graphic to show.

article 11 March 2015 World, South Africa
Reporter mugged while waiting to go live on air
Reporter mugged while waiting to go live on air - video

Two muggers are caught on camera in South Africa robbing a reporter and his production team as they wait to do a live report outside a Johannesburg hospital.

video 13 February 2015 World, South Africa

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South Africa parliament chaos as MPs challenge Zuma - video

South Africa's parliament descends into chaos as opposition lawmakers are forcibly removed after disrupting President Jacob Zuma's annual address over corruption allegations.

post 21 January 2015
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