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Africa embraces Miss Africa Continent crowned in Johannesburg at the weekend.


Ghanaian Rebecca Asamoah was crowned the first Miss Africa Continent. The 24-year-old dental hygienist beat 11 finalists drawn from an original list of 40 contestants from across the continent in the inaugural pageant at Johannesburg's Gold Reef City casino Saturday night. Runner-up was Michelo Malambo of Zambia, while South Africa's Jemimah Kandimiri was placed third. Appointment of a group of eminent persons to assist in the campaign to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) those world leaders unanimously adopted last September.

City of Joburg on Jozi@Work contractual issues

City of Joburg on Jozi@Work contractual issues

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Post Office responds to outrage over changes at Joburg International Mail Centre

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Matric maths results are mediocre

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Group copying allegations ahead of 2017 matric results

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ANC not chuffed with Msimanga's visit to Taipei

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The A list

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Reflections on sterling IEB matric results

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Prank calls to Gauteng 10111

Prank calls to Gauteng 10111

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The state of SA’s water levels

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Bottle2Build tackles SA's shortage of classrooms

Bottle2Build tackles SA's shortage of classrooms

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