ISIS plans to attack South Africa – UK

ISIS

ISIS Britain has warned of possible attacks by the Islamic State, IS, on foreigners in South Africa, following the kidnap of two British nationals in a small town there. Britain’s Foreign Office (FCO) disclosed on its website that the main threat was from ISIS. In an email to Reuters, the FCO said: “We have updated our travel advice to include this More...

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By metro On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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No job opportunity for Nigerians in China – Envoy

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ISIS
By metro On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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By metro On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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By metro On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Mitt Romney, ex-US presidential candidate joins Senate race

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Ramaphosa officially takes over from Zuma

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By metro On Thursday, February 15th, 2018
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Zuma bows to pressure, resigns as S/Africa’s president

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Jacob Zuma
By metro On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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Zuma vows not to resign; faces another no-confidence vote in parliament

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By metro On Friday, February 9th, 2018
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Trump wants end to U.S. visa lottery

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