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US, South African farmers cry fowl over Trump metal tariffs President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel, aluminum and other imported goods are threatening a trade deal with South Africa that gives U.S. chicken producers duty-free access to a market that had effectively been shut to them for years.
MSN Money | 2 hours, 37 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Seychelles shock encapsulates Bafana failings South Africa's two Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Seychelles in the last few days have shown the casual observer everything they need to know about this current Bafana Bafana side.At times, they are incisive, skilful and a joy to watch, in
ESPN | 3 hours, 20 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Uganda beat Lesotho to close in on 2019 AFCON Farouk Miya scored twice to give Uganda a 2-0 win over Lesotho in Tuesday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Maseru.Miya outpaced the hosts' backline and unleashed a fierce shot to open the scoring in the sixth minute, and then doubled the vis
ESPN | 3 hours, 47 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Officials: U.S. airstrike kills 60 terrorists in Somalia A precision airstrike carried out by U.S. Africa Command killed 60 al-Shabab militants in Somalia, the military reported Tuesday.
United Press International | 3 hours, 59 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Athletics: IAAF delays imposing gender rule due to Semenya challenge The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said on Tuesday it will delay the implementation of its new eligibility rules for female classification due to the legal challenge by South Africa's Caster Semenya.
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Idaho wildlife official resigns over photos from Africa hunting trip A top Idaho wildlife official has resigned amid outrage over photos of him posing with wildlife he killed in Africa, including an entire family of baboons. | 4 hours, 8 minutes ago | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
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Emmanuel Amunike secures first Tanzania victory Simon Msuva and Ally Mbwana Samatta scored as Tanzania defeated Cape Verde 2-0 in Tuesday's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Tuesday.The win was a first for Taifa Stars coach and former Nigeria international Em
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Egypt and Tunisia book Africa Cup of Nations tickets North African giants Egypt and Tunisia have qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Eswatini and Niger respectively on Tuesday.Goals either side of half time from Ahmed Hegazy and Marwan Mohsen were enough for Egypt, who were without
ESPN | 4 hours, 36 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Why Intelsat Stock Just Popped 10% Intelsat's still not profitable. Could it find its profits in Africa? | 4 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
US Says 60 Militants Killed in Somalia Airstrike The U.S. military says 60 al-Shabab militants were killed in Friday's airstrike near the town of Harardhere in central Somalia. A statement Tuesday from the U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) says the strike was conducted in coordination with the government of
Voice of America | 5 hours, 26 minutes ago | comment? | recommend