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2015-04-27 19:34

South African’s celebrating Freedom Day needed to remember that the freedom could not have been obtained without the assistance of other Africans, KZN Premier Senzo Mchunu says.

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2015-04-27 19:34

The names of the foreign nationals killed in xenophobic violence in parts of KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng would be released as soon as there had been a conclusive positive identification of the victims, the presidency says.

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