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[Daily Maverick] The inaugural Retirement Reality Report in 2018 made it clear South Africa was sitting on a ticking time bomb. This year's research reveals the situation is actually much worse, with even fewer people properly preparing for retirement than previously thought, and those who say they do have some sort of a plan know dangerously little about it.

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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Any views expressed in this opinion piece are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.

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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Any views expressed in this opinion piece are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.

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[Deutsche Welle] Rastafarians from around the world have been settling in Ethiopia for the last 50 years, after being given land by Emperor Haile Selassie. Today, life in "the promised land" is far from the paradise they had imagined.

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[Daily Trust] Prices of food stuffs and other commodities have increased in many border towns and most of the country's cities as the borders remain partially closed, Daily Trust reports.

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[New Zimbabwe] Divisions have emerged within the MDC on how to react to former State President and Zanu PF strongman Robert Mugabe's death in Singapore on Friday.

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[The New Humanitarian] Yambio/South Sudan -After vomiting blood and exhibiting fever - two of the virus's telltale symptoms - the teenager had come to the Ebola isolation ward here in Yambio, a South Sudanese town near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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[The Conversation Africa] The Mozambican government recently signed a peace deal with the Renamo opposition party, in time for elections in October. This is the most decisive step so far towards ending a low-intensity yet persistent conflict that began in 2013.

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[ISS] There's a hype to the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) with its disruptive digital technologies that promise to transform our lives, calibrate our decision making with algorithmic precision and satisfy our every craving in real time. But what are its risks, and how do we police this new cyber environment?

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[allAfrica] Cape Town -Peter Moyo, the on-off Old Mutual CEO, has been turned away from his place of work, Old Mutual Sandton, for a second time. This despite a court order that allowed him to return.

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[New Republic] Quite frankly, for the past 18 months, the investment climate in Liberia has not been progressively and productively favorable, let alone responsively praiseworthy as many indicators have vividly portrayed; bleak reflection currently suffocating vast spectrum of the ailing economy of rendering it (enemy) with 'cold feet' and incapacitated to function positively.

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[News24Wire] The Laerskool Kollegepark teacher who was arrested on Wednesday for the kidnapping of Amy'Leigh de Jager, 6, in Vanderbijlpark, was allegedly using "narcotics" and owed money to drug lords.

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[News24Wire] The 22 year-old Dros rape accused, who can now be identified as Nicholas Ninow, has pleaded guilty to raping a seven-year-old girl in the bathroom of a Dros restaurant in Pretoria in September last year.

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[263Chat] As permanent solutions to the country's fuel shortages remain out of sight, Government is stepping up on an ambitious substitute for the precious liquid by promoting the use of electric cars, a top government official has revealed.

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[263Chat] Exiled former Minister Jonathan Moyo has alleged that Vice President Constantino Chiwenga wanted former President, the late Robert Mugabe to die in office since he was one of the founding fathers of present-day Zimbabwe.

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[News24Wire] The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) student who was dropped off at her home, unconscious, on Sunday, has died in hospital, according to a friend.

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[Lesotho Times] Professor Nqosa Mahao and his faction of the ruling All Basotho Convention (ABC) fear that their ongoing battle with Prime Minister Thomas Thabane for control of the ruling party has entered a deadly and bloody phase.

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[CAF] Africa and Cameroon legend Samuel Eto'o finally decided to hang his boots. Eto'o, four times CAF player of the year wrote on his page on Instagram on Friday (6 September 2019) "The End. Towards a new challenge. Thank you for your big love".

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[CAF] Africa and Cameroon legend Samuel Eto'o finally decided to hang his boots. Eto'o, four times CAF player of the year wrote on his page on Instagram on Friday (6 September 2019) "The End. Towards a new challenge. Thank you for your big love".

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[ISS] Is there any chance that the short-lived Southern African Development Community (SADC) Tribunal that was so disgracefully terminated in 2014 could be resurrected? That would be a great victory for regional justice.

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[New Zimbabwe] Some Matebeleland based civic society and church organisations have petitioned the European Union (EU) and the US for the removal of sanctions which were imposed on the country nearly 20 years ago.

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[This Day] Three orphans born to Nigerian Islamic State fighters were handed over to Nigerian officials in northeast Syria on Friday, the first repatriation of children of Africans who travelled to join ISIS.

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[Deutsche Welle] Violence has been growing in Burkina Faso as armed Islamic groups spill over the porous border with Mali. These latest deadly attacks show how one of the world's poorest countries is struggling to contain the problem.

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[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Basic Education is currently testing scripted lesson plans that are aimed at making learners more conscious of issues of Gender Based Violence (GBV).

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[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Cross border traders in Uganda and Tanzania will now be able to report any mistreatment to the Tanzania Trade Development Authority (TanTrade) or directly to the Minister of Industry and Trade, through a hotline to be placed at all border posts.

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