‘We can’t box ourselves in’: SA athletes accept foreign stars | The Citizen

While there was some conflict a few years ago after international athletes were included in the Spar Grand Prix series, ultimately taking home a large cut of the lucrative prize purse, the formerly controversial matter seems to have been put to bed. Following a cleansweep by Namibian athlete Helalia Johannes in 2019, rising Ethiopian star … Read more

Motsoaledi says he did not give instructions for police to conduct spot checks on foreign nationals | The Citizen

Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says he did not instruct police officers to conduct spot on checks on foreign nationals. The minister said police officers did not need an instruction from a minister to perform their duty, citing section 41 (1) of the Immigration Act 13 of 2002, which states that: “(1) When so requested … Read more

Russia Today covered ‘Freedom Convoy’ protests more than any foreign outlet: research – National | Globalnews.ca

Russia Today (RT) covered Canada’s so-called “Freedom Convoy” protests far more closely than any other international outlet, according to new research. The Russian state-controlled television network used key words associated with the convoy protest during more than four and half hours of broadcasts between Jan. 13. and Feb. 12 — dwarfing the rate of any … Read more