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Opinion: Giant Africa free trade deal needs more concrete implementation

ThelargestfreetradeagreementsincethecreationoftheWorldTradeOrganizationistakingshapeontheAfricancontinentwheremanydevelopingandunderdevelopedcountriesareconcent

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Researchers warn 'Ebola for plants' hitting Africa's cassava crop

Anewdiseaseinfectingcassava--dubbed"Ebolaforplants"--couldspellaloomingfoodcrisisforAfrica,researchershavewarned,fearfulthattheemergingblightcoulddecimateoneoft

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Fossil Homo sapiens finger from Saudi desert is 90,000 years old

Afossilfingerbonedatingbackabout90,000yearsthatwasunearthedinSaudiArabia’sNefudDesertispointingtowhatscientistsarecallinganewunderstandingofhowourspeciescameout

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Cricket: South African Klaasen replaces Smith in Rajasthan squad

SouthAfricawicketkeeperHeinrichKlaasenwillreplacebannedAustralianSteveSmithintheRajasthanRoyalsteamforthisyear’sIndianPremierLeague(IPL),organiserssaidonMonday.

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South Africa in control of fourth Test despite Australia fightback

SouthAfricamovedintoapowerfulpositiondespiteafightbackbyAustraliaandaninjurytofastbowlerMorneMorkelonthethirddayofthefourthTestattheWanderersStadiumonSunday.Sou

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Sporting glory in Spain: an elusive dream for migrants

KarimandYvestrekkedforyearsthroughAfricafromCameroonbeforearrivinginSpainwheretheynowplayfootballandrugby,realisingalife-longambitioneveniftheirdailylivesaresti

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Xi's special envoy, S. African president meet on bilateral ties

ChinesePresidentXiJinping'sspecialrepresentativeYangJiechiandSouthAfricanPresidentCyrilRamaphosametinCapeTown,SouthAfrica'scapitalcityonFridaytodiscussbilateral

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