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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:40
[Namibia Economist] The Roads Authority announced the temporarily closure of its offices, including NaTIS, Transport Regulations Office and Weighbridges until Thursday, 16 April 2020 following the Covid-19 outbreak.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:40
[Kubatana.net] The mandate of the ZHRC is to promote, protect and enforce human rights, fundamental freedoms and administrative justice as provided for in section 243 of the Constitution which outlines the functions of the Commission. Section 243 (1) (c) of the Constitution provides that one of the...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:39
[Kubatana.net] The Institute for Young Women Development (IYWD) welcomes the Government of Zimbabwe's introduction of a 21-Days-National-Lockdown from March 30 2020. The action came timely as evidence from countries in the East, West and parts of Africa has demonstrated that one of the ways to...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:38
[Namibia Economist] The Namibian Stock Exchange (NSX) informed all market players this week that it will remain open during the Corona lockdown period, continuing to operate as usual, but avoiding physical face to face contact with any person.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:38
Ivory Coast halves its economic growth forecast on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, ending eight years of rapid expansion trib.al/HfGzwfk
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:38
Ethiopia will allow non-financial institutions to offer mobile-money services, effectively opening up the lucrative business to telecommunication companies trib.al/rwgJYkj
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:38
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa now has a rare opportunity to push through the painful reforms the economy needs trib.al/eGeAHbO
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:32
[spotlight] South African researchers are poised to start enrolling patients in an international clinical trial launched by the World Health Organization (WHO) which will compare the safety and effectiveness of four different drugs or drug combinations against COVID-19.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:30
Kenya has confirmed 22 coronavirus cases, representing a record jump in a single day.
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:28
[News24Wire] The death of Professor Gita Ramjee who dedicated her life's work to the prevention of one virus - HIV - has left colleagues and friends gutted.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:28
Somaliland Reports First COVID-19 Cases: Health officials in Hargeisa say samples taken from two individuals — a local man who visited Britain and a Chinese man — had tested positive for COVID-19 dlvr.it/RSyyMy
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:23

In this age of Covid 19 families are finding themselves in close quarters. Parents of school age children are having to coordinate lessons from home. And in some cases parents of older children, like VOA’s Linda Gradstein are dealing with the challenges of a long term full house

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:21

I’m used to working at home – it’s one of the things I like best about being a freelancer.

I’m able to continue working, but my favorite part of journalism has always been the reporting part – getting out to interview Israelis and Palestinians throughout Israel and the West Bank – and I am...

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:20
Former Olympique de Marseille President, Senegalese Pape Diouf has died after contracting coronavirus cnn.it/2X1Rjue
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:13
Our top share picks for the brave investor: Finding opportunities in times of adversity bit.ly/2R4b40i
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:13
South African Revenue Service is losing in excess of R100bn in tax, this is why… bit.ly/2JB9uyN ...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:09

Spain announced Wednesday it surpassed 100,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, while a senior Saudi official urged people planning to make the hajj pilgrimage to hold off on deciding for now.

Spain is one of the global hot spots for the virus, trailing only the United States and Italy in...

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:08

With its street’s emptied by a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, the scenic, seaside Welsh town of Llandudno has been taken over by a herd of mountain goats.

The goats' usual habitat is the nearby scenic Great Orme Park regional park just outside of town, but locals speculate the empty...

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:54

It’s a sunny weekday afternoon in early spring, and the Lotte Giants of the Korean Baseball Organization are playing one of the very few professional sporting events on earth - with no fans around to watch.

With virtually all global sports curtailed because of the coronavirus pandemic, the...

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:54
[Vanguard] MTN Group has renewed its bid to cut its presence in Nigeria, by selling 15% stake to the subscribers. The operator said it is pursuing sale in smaller in bits due to the emergence of the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
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