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March 11, 2019
Family desperate for body of woman, 29, to be returned to South Africa

THE family of a South African woman who died in this county is said to be distraught and desperate to have her body repatriated home.

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May 25, 2021
Bastian appointed in diplomatic role to South Africa

THE Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that Bahamian businessman and philanthropist Sebastian Bastian has been named as The Bahamas' Non-Resident High Commissioner to South Africa.

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Mr. Sebastian Bastian Designated Bahamas Non-Resident High Commissioner to the Republic of South Africa
May 21, 2021
Mr. Sebastian Bastian Designated Bahamas Non-Resident High Commissioner to the Republic of South Africa

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is pleased to inform that Bahamian businessman and philanthropist, Mr. Sebastian Bastian, has been named as The Bahamas’ Non-Resident High Commissioner to South Africa.

High Commissioner (designate) Bastian has a number of successful business ventures and is the Chairman of the Wyyse Technologies Group, the Verizon Media Group and the Brickell Management Group...

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October 29, 2014
'Only one service calling at Freeport Container Port comes from South Africa'

OF THE 75 to 80 vessels calling monthly at the Freeport Container Port, only one service comes out of South Africa, representatives of international health organisations and the Ebola Task Force were told by port officials during their weekend tour of the transshipment facility to observe safety protocols.

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June 28, 2018
EU leaders press ahead with tough new Africa migrant plan

BRUSSELS (AP) -- European Union leaders vowed Thursday to move forward with plans to screen migrants in northern Africa for asylum eligibility to dissuade many of them from setting out for the continent, part of a desperate attempt to shore up EU unity. Based on [...]
The post EU leaders press ahead with tough new Africa migrant plan appeared first on The Nassau Guardian.

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IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rigts in Africa
July 10, 2017
IOC Awards 2018-2024 Broadcast Rigts in Africa

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has awarded exclusive broadcast rights to DStv SuperSport, Econet Media and the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, the Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 and the Olympic Games in 2024 in a city yet to be selected, in the following territories...

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January 23, 2013
Bahamas Office of the PM statement on visit of A G Consulting of South Africa

Nassau, Bahamas - The
Office of the Prime Minister has confirmed that Mr. Rossouw Lubbe and
Ms. Alicia Gibson, principals of A & G Consulting of South Africa,
visited Nassau from January 18th to 22nd, for consultation on the
drafting of comprehensive legislation relating to lotteries and gaming.

While
in The Bahamas the consultants held discussions with the Prime Minister
and Minister of Fi...

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December 10, 2013
PM leads Bahamian delegation to South Africa for Nelson Mandela funeral

Prime Minister Perry Christie has led the Bahamian delegation to South Africa to attend the funeral of Nelson Mandela.

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October 27, 2017
Donald Thomas still sought after for meets in Europe, Asia, Africa

Donald Thomas, the West Grand Bahama native who emerged in 2004 as a world elite high jumper, subsequently won the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships high jump title in 2007, and ever since has been a featured product at meets in Europe, [...]
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Coronavirus in Africa: Outbreak 'accelerating' across continent
June 11, 2020
Coronavirus in Africa: Outbreak 'accelerating' across continent

The coronavirus pandemic is accelerating in Africa, the World Health Organization (WHO) says...

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