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South Africa: Mini Budget - the Government Plans to Take Over a Portion of Eskom's Debt to Ease the Burden

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[Daily Maverick] Eskom's debt stood at R356.8-billion in 2021, according to the power utility's last published annual financial statements. The government plans to take over a portion of Eskom's debt and transfer it to its financial books. But this plan still has many holes in it.

South Africa: Mini Budget Highlights - the MTBPS in a Box

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[Daily Maverick] Here are some of the highlights of the 2022 Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement presented on Wednesday by Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana.

South Africa: Mini Budget - Godongwana Goes Against 'Tough Love' Approach to SOEs By Giving Them More Taxpayer Bailouts

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[Daily Maverick] Transnet, Denel, and Sanral will receive government bailouts worth R30-billion. The support to Transnet is a big deal because the state-owned ports and freight rail operator hasn't received government bailouts or government support for over 20 years.

Egypt: Heavy rain leaves Cairo streets flooded, hits many provinces

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Heavy thundershowers and hailstorms hit large parts of Greater Cairo including the Egyptian capital, as well as several provinces on Tuesday (Oct. 25).

South Africa: Minerals and Energy Assures South Africa On No Imminent Shortage of Liquid Fuels in the Country

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[Govt of SA] There is no imminent shortage of liquid fuels in the country

South Africa: Minister Enoch Godongwana - Medium Term Budget Policy Statement

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[Govt of SA] Medium Term Budget Policy Statement; 26 October 2022

South Africa: 'This Place Is Full of Rats' Says Homeless Man From District Six

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[GroundUp] Group of about 100 people recently won a court case against the City of Cape Town

South Africa: In It to Win It - Joe Slovo Learners Head to World Robotics Championship

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[GroundUp] "Robo47" designed at Sinenjongo High School can pick up a ball and throw it

South Africa: Homeless - Gqeberha's Quiet Recycling Squad

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[GroundUp] People on the street collect cans, plastic and wood to survive

South Africa: Will President Ramaphosa be re-elected by the ANC?

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Ahead of a decisive conference of South Africa's historic ruling party, the ANC, President Cyril Ramaphosa is looking weakened as he seeks to win a second term in the 2024 elections.

Kenya: Outcry Over Theft of Banana in Muranga

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[Capital FM] Muranga -- Scores of farmers in Murang'a County are counting losses due to increased theft of their bananas from their farms.

Kenya: Rugby Lovers Promised Full 'Sherehe' as Impala Floodlit Kicks Off

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Impala RFC chair Charles Ngovi has promised rugby fans nothing short of an entertainment galore when the 38th edition of the Impala Floodlit tournament kicks off this weekend at the Impala Grounds.

South Africa: Deadline Looms for DWS Bursary Applications

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[SAnews.gov.za] Time is running out for those who want to pursue careers that are in line with the water and sanitation core business, to submit applications for the bursary programme for 2023 academic year.

South Africa: Measles Outbreaks Detected in SA

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[Scrolla] Healthcare workers have been urged to be on high alert as measles outbreaks are being detected in South Africa.

Kenya: Crackdown Unregulated Poultry Hatcheries, Government Told

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Poultry farmers are calling the Government to crackdown on unregulated poultry hatcheries as cases of day-old chick dying rises.

South Africa: Rural Amathole Villages Unite to Fix Water Scheme

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[GroundUp] Residents of 40 villages are working with the municipality to fix the R125-million Mncwasa water scheme

East Africa: Clerks to Parliament Set November 9 as Date for EALA Nominations

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Clerks of Parliament have set November 9 as the date for the nomination of Kenya's next representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly.

South Africa: City of Cape Town's New Transport Plan Ditches Big Legacy Projects

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[GroundUp] Plan to lower the cost of public transport and the time spent commuting

South Africa: Legal Sex Work in South Africa Won't Create New Problems, Just Help Solve Old Ones

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[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's post apartheid government has been toying with the idea of decriminalising sex work for almost two decades. But it has hesitated to act with the necessary courage to regulate the industry in a progressive way.

Kenya: Pakistan Sends 3 Intelligence Officers to Kenya to Probe Death of Journalist Arshad Sharif

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Pakistani government has deployed three military intelligence officers to Kenya to lead investigations into the death of journalist Arshad Sharif.

Egypt: Climate Plans Remain Insufficient: More Ambitious Action Needed Now

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[allAfrica] A new report from UN Climate Change shows countries are bending the curve of global greenhouse gas emissions downward but underlines that these efforts remain insufficient to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees Celsius by the end of the century.

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