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Clare Nullis

    Zimbabwe appeals for more investment
    Zimbabwe appeals for more investment
    Zimbabwe's political and business leaders on Friday made an impassioned appeal for an end to sanctions and for more international investment, hours...
    Africa scrambles to prevent arrival of swine flu
    Africa scrambles to prevent arrival of swine flu
    African nations are scrambling to prevent swine flu from reaching a continent already struggling with the burden of HIV/Aids and malaria, fearing...
    What exactly is Swaziland celebrating?
    What exactly is Swaziland celebrating?
    Swaziland and its king are throwing a joint 40th birthday bash this weekend, but the mood is far from celebratory in this small Southern African...
    Mandela returns to prison for birthday fête
    Mandela returns to prison for birthday fête
    Nelson Mandela made a rare joint appearance with his former wife Winnie on Thursday at the unveiling of a huge bronze statue depicting the...
    Call for more action on mother-to-child Aids
    Call for more action on mother-to-child Aids
    Activists and doctors on Wednesday accused the government of backsliding on promises to provide more effective treatment to prevent mothers passing...
    New rape laws to help protect victims
    New rape laws to help protect victims
    After a protracted delay, South Africa's tough new laws against sexual abuse will finally enter force on Sunday.
    Africa slashes measles deaths by 91%
    Africa slashes measles deaths by 91%
    In a rare public-health success story on the world's most beleaguered continent, Africa has slashed deaths from measles by 91% since 2000 thanks to...
    1 400 volunteers, 200 homes a week
    1 400 volunteers, 200 homes a week
    Mona Miller's life will change this weekend. For the first time, she will have a real roof, solid walls and glass windows. Lights will come on at...
    Sudan wants SA to mediate on Darfur crisis
    Sudan wants SA to mediate on Darfur crisis
    Sudan has asked South Africa to mediate on Darfur, Minister of Foreign Affairs Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said on Tuesday as attempts to end a conflict...
    Pride and politics after World Cup final
    Pride and politics after World Cup final
    Pride and politics mixed on Sunday as South Africans celebrated their Rugby World Cup final win over England.
    New hunt for elusive Aids vaccine
    New hunt for elusive Aids vaccine
    The international scientific community is trying to inject new urgency and unity into the elusive hunt for an HIV/Aids vaccine, just weeks after...
    Manuel defends SA's stance on Zimbabwe
    Manuel defends SA's stance on Zimbabwe
    A senior government minister on Tuesday defended South Africa's quiet diplomacy toward Zimbabwe, saying that foreign intervention to bring about a...