Fahmida Miller

Fahmida Miller

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South African students suffering hunger crisis

Nearly 80 percent of students at this university fund their studies through government financial aid or loans, and have little money left for accommodation or food.

South African students suffering hunger crisis

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South Africa violence: Army deployment in Cape Town extended

The army deployment was meant to last three months but has been extended to next March.

South Africa violence: Army deployment in Cape Town extended

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Johannesburg violence: Foreign workers targeted by jobless

Mobs have taken their frustrations out on the streets, often targeting businesses owned by other Africans as well as Asians.

Johannesburg violence: Foreign workers targeted by jobless

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Can South Africa’s army solve Cape Town gang violence?

South Africa's government has sought to reassure people living in Cape Town over planned deployment of the army, saying it will be temporary.

Can South Africa’s army solve Cape Town gang violence?

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Cape Town violence: Army deployed on streets 'temporarily'

South Africa's government takes aim at gang violence on the streets of Cape Town.

Cape Town violence: Army deployed on streets 'temporarily'

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South Africa strike: Miners stand against harassment

Hundreds of striking miners in South Africa have spent more than a week underground.

South Africa strike: Miners stand against harassment

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First Responders: Ambulance crews face attacks in Cape Town

Paramedics in the South African port city work quickly, spending as little time as possible at scenes where there has been violence.

First Responders: Ambulance crews face attacks in Cape Town

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Former South African president Zuma due in court over corruption

Facing multiple corruption charges, Zuma is set to appear in court but says charges are politically motivated.

Former South African president Zuma due in court over corruption

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South Africa elections: ANC faces tough electoral test

The ANC is competing against 47 other parties to win the election, the highest number ever.

South Africa elections: ANC faces tough electoral test

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South Africa votes: Few youth expected to participate

More than five million South Africans under 30 who are eligible to vote have not registered.

South Africa votes: Few youth expected to participate

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South African minority alleges racism, sets up ‘white-only’ town

Only white, Afrikaans-speaking people are allowed to settle here. But they say they are not racists.

South African minority alleges racism, sets up ‘white-only’ town

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South Africa elections: Land ownership dominates debate

Some locals say that the trust administering land is abusing its power by charging people rent.

South Africa elections: Land ownership dominates debate