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South African shoppers fume as Hellmann’s Original Mayonnaise pulled from shelves

New York Post 01 Feb 2023
Reaction from foodie fans has been explosive to news that one of America’s signature foods is being withdrawn from South African shelves ... It is easy to think this is just a dressing to put on top of salad or fries, but it is clear this American product is far more than that to many South Africans.
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South Africa: Doctors Without Borders employee caught in looting spree

Free West Media 01 Feb 2023
Videos of South Africans in the province of KwaZulu Natal looting a broken-down truck that was delivering meat went viral on Twitter ... Sean Christie, an MSF spokesperson, however, spoke to South African news outlet IOL and said the matter was also now subject to police investigation.

EXCLUSIVE: The Rockets call it quits after leader is diagnosed with stage four cancer

Independent online (SA) 01 Feb 2023
The South African music industry was rocked by the news that one of its iconic bands The Rockets are calling it quits after over 50 years of existence ... “This is such sad, sad news!! The Rockets South Africa The Official Site you have entertained us for soo many years, for generations!!.

Video: Nine-year-old girl goes viral while playing a public piano in a mall, offered international music collaboration

Gulf News 30 Jan 2023
David Gummers, Suntah’s manager, told the a South African news website News24 that Rebecca’s video stood out from the thousands of musical pieces the record company receives; they could not believe her raw talent for playing without any notes ... “I am a nine-years-old self-taught pianist based in Cape Town, South Africa.

Bavuma century sets up series win for South Africa

Urdu Point 29 Jan 2023
Bloemfontein, South Africa, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Jan, 2023 ) .South African captain Temba Bavuma hit a century to lead his team to a series-clinching five-wicket win in the second one-day international against England at the Mangaung Oval in Bloemfontein on Sunday.

Load shedding woes: Why urban agriculture can be your ultimate resort in the fight against ...

Independent online (SA) 27 Jan 2023
I’m sure as South Africans we can all agree on the stress that load shedding has put on every facet of our lives ... It's not news that load shedding is driving up the cost of food prices at a time when South Africans are under unprecedented economic pressure.

South Africa battles drownings with survival pools

Urdu Point 26 Jan 2023
A red shipping container lies in a school playground in a small South African town. Cape Town, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Jan, 2023 ) .A red shipping container lies in a school playground in a small South African town ... Most fatalities are black South Africans.

Listen: Economists say interest rate hike will add to financial pressures on SA consumers

Independent online (SA) 26 Jan 2023
Neo Ralefeta, of Investec Treasury Structuring, said the recent surprise drop in inflation was good news to South African businesses and consumers, as this put less pressure on the SARB to hike interest rates in a bid to contain high inflation.

LIVE | SARB forecasts GDP growth of only 0.3%: Kganyago - SABC News - Breaking ...

TheNewsHOOK 26 Jan 2023
LIVE . SARB forecasts GDP growth of only 0.3%. Kganyago - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader ....

South African rand flat ahead of rate decision

Reuters 26 Jan 2023
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 26 (Reuters) - South Africa's rand was flat in early trade on Thursday as investors stayed away from placing big bets ahead of the ... The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) will announce its latest monetary policy move at a news conference around 1300 GMT.

U.S. “concerned” over South Africa’s looming war games with Russia

Sandhills Express 25 Jan 2023
Embassy in South Africa, told CBS News in response to the remarks by the senior South African and Russian diplomats.A photo released by the Russian Foreign Ministry Press Service shows South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, right, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, during their meeting in Pretoria, South Africa, January 23, 2023.

Lavrov's Africa Trip Reveals Limits to Russian Soft Power

Moscow Times 25 Jan 2023
Despite that, Lavrov’s visit was prefaced with the announcement that the Russian navy would be joining a 10-day-long South African-Chinese naval drill in the coastal waters around Durban ... More sensitive still are accusations made by members of the South African parliament recently that the government sold weapons to Russia in 2022.

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