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A grim future of extreme weather

Unpredictable and unbearable heat waves, floods and rain set to wreak havoc in Africa

EFF wets feet in Port St Johns

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Flooding in KZN kills five, more rain expected

Victims were either crushed to death by mudslides or drowned in flood waters according to search and rescue units

Sierra Leone appeals for urgent help after deadly floods

Sierra Leone's president issued a desperate appeal for help, a day after flooding ravaged the country's capital, killing more than 300 people.

Mayor, two officials arrested over Russia flood deaths

A Russian mayor and two other officials have been arrested for failing to issue warnings and evacuate residents during floods that killed 171 people.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

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