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Road Traffic Accidents Cost Africa US$10 billion

Road carnage imposes huge economic costs – constituting about 1-3 percent of GDP in most countries/ Photo/ reutersRoad traffic accidents cost Africa US$ 10 billion annually and remain the second leading cause of death for the 5-44 age-groups around Africa, a report revealed on Thursday.

Last Updated on Monday, 14 November 2011 13:11

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Julius Malema verdict non-negotiable

Malema and his top five officials were charged with violating the ANC constitutionFirebrand ANC Youth League leader, Julius Malema has been stripped of his powers as the leader of the league after being suspended from the organisation for five years.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 November 2011 15:58

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Malema out, Zuma goes for second term

Malema and five senior league officials were charged with bringing the ruling party into disrepute and sowing divisions/Photo/ReutersAfter a 10 week disciplinary process, the firebrand ANC Youth League leader, Julius Malema has been found guilty of bringing the party into disrepute and was on Thursday suspended for five years.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 January 2012 16:35

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Zimbabwe: Wage plan and price hikes spark hyper inflation fears

Price hikes have raised the spectre of hyper inflation, which once gripped Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe government plans to spend an extra US$300million on public workers this month triggering a price increase from retailers who hope to cash in on the windfall.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 November 2011 12:35

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Zimbabwe political parties to deal with violence

Tsvangirai says the Central Committee and national executive councils of the three parties will meet to discuss the issue of political violence/Photo/ReutersFeuding political parties in Zimbabwe's coalition government are set for an unprecedented crisis meeting on Friday as political temperatures soar in the southern African nation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 08 November 2011 18:25

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South Africa: Malema fans the flames

“Our immediate task is the liberation of our people in an economic sense” says Malema/Photo/ JON HRUSA/EPA/MAXPPP Youth leader Julius Malema 
may have been reprimanded by the ANC hierarchy, but discontent over economic transformation will give rise to other leaders 
with a populist agenda

Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 February 2012 16:14

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