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    China's plastic demand is rising with the ban on  foreign rubbish
    China's plastic demand is rising with the ban on foreign rubbish
    The expected increase in plastic demand highlights the consequences of China’s pollution fight and its efforts to modernise its industry. As part...
    Kenya's Odinga defies pressure to concede defeat
    Kenya's Odinga defies pressure to concede defeat
    Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga on Sunday called for a strike to support his claim to the presidency and accused the ruling party of...
    Zambia to drop treason charges against Hichilema
    Zambia to drop treason charges against Hichilema
    Zambia plans to drop treason charges against the country's main opposition leader and free him from prison on Monday under a deal brokered by the...
    Abducted prince of Mandela's clan found unharmed
    Abducted prince of Mandela's clan found unharmed
    A prince of the AbaThembu clan of Nelson Mandela was found on unharmed after being abducted by four gunmen in the city of Mtata in Eastern Cape...
    Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency
    Emmanuel Macron wins French presidency
    Emmanuel Macron was elected president of France on Sunday with a business-friendly vision of European integration, defeating Marine Le Pen, a...
    Ramaphosa backs graft probe of Zuma's government
    Ramaphosa backs graft probe of Zuma's government
    Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday he wants allegations of influence-peddling in government investigated, lending his support to a probe...
    Trump's controversial immigration order restricted by several judges
    Trump's controversial immigration order restricted by several judges
    US judges in at least four states blocked federal authorities from enforcing President Donald Trump's executive order restricting immigration from...
    Zuma says deputy presidency no guarantee for stepping up
    Zuma says deputy presidency no guarantee for stepping up
    The ANC is not bound by tradition to elect its deputy as leader, President Jacob Zuma said in an interview broadcast on Sunday, dismissing labour...
    ​Libya, Nigeria may scupper oil price plan
    ​Libya, Nigeria may scupper oil price plan
    NEWS ANALYSISThe political situation in Nigeria and Libya could determine whether major producers succeed in a plan to boost the price of oil...
    Tentative ceasefire in Mozambique
    Tentative ceasefire in Mozambique
    The leader of Mozambique’s opposition party this week announced a two-month ceasefire in the rumbling conflict between Renamo and the government, extending a week-long truce, which has been welcomed by the president....
    Elgar century leads Proteas fightback
    Elgar century leads Proteas fightback
    Dean Elgar's century and a quickfire 68 from Quinton de Kock lifted South Africa to 297 for six on the opening day of the second Test against Sri...
    Ex-Guantanamo detainee denied entry to South Africa
    Ex-Guantanamo detainee denied entry to South Africa
    A former Guantanamo prisoner who was resettled in Uruguay but has asked to leave was denied entry to South Africa by the country's migration...