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South Africa coronavirus restrictions further eased for casinos, salons

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday casinos, cinemas, personal care services and certain forms of accommodation will be allowed to operate as the country further eases coronavirus lockdown restrictions.

South Africa to trial unique three-team limited overs fixture

福利网站Cricket South Africa will trial a new format that will see three teams compete in a single 36-over match as they look to re-start the game with the Solidarity Cup at SuperSport Park in Centurion on June 27.

Nigeria's Lagos state suspends plans to reopen places of worship

福利网站Nigeria's commercial hub Lagos has suspended plans to reopen places of worship after a review of the new coronavirus outbreak, the state governor said on Tuesday.

Nigerian doctors strike for better benefits during coronavirus crisis

福利网站Resident doctors in Nigerian public hospitals went on strike on Monday to demand better benefits, including the provision of more protective equipment, as they battle the coronavirus, the union said.

Exclusive: South Africa hopes to ease access to COVID loans amid low payouts

South African banks and the government are looking for ways to boost take up of an up to 200 billion rand (£9.2 billion) loan scheme to help coronavirus-hit businesses, two bank executives and a source close to the discussions told Reuters.

Sudan war crimes charges are untrue, suspect says

福利网站A Sudanese war crimes suspect said on Monday that charges mentioned on his arrest warrant are untrue, during an initial appearance at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.

Militants kill 20 soldiers, 40 civilians in northeast Nigeria attacks

福利网站Islamic militants killed at least 20 soldiers and more than 40 civilians and injured hundreds in twin attacks in northeast Nigeria's Borno state on Saturday, residents and a civilian task force fighter said.

Ruth, 8, tags along as Great Ethiopian Run goes virtual

In a suburb of Addis Ababa, 10-year-old Kiya Daniel and her little sister Ruth were eagerly anticipating one of the biggest events on Africa's annual sporting calendar.

Jobs gone, investments wasted: Africa's deserted safaris leave mounting toll

When Khimbini Hlongwane spent most of his small safari tour company's savings on the deposit for a new minibus in February, it seemed like a safe bet.

Pandemic accelerating in Africa, test kits needed, WHO says

福利网站The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating in Africa, spreading to rural areas after international travellers brought it to capital cities, the World Health Organization said on Thursday.

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