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December 11, 2012
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Florence Ngobeni-Allen promotes HIV/AIDS education; Amon Maseko encourages job-skills training.
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Though relations with the United States are solid, the country wants its economic voice heard.
South Africa's Jacob Zuma fancies a bigger role for the continent on the Security Council. Will he get his wish?
The police shooting of strikers reveals how money and power divide the country.
Poverty and politics keep many of the continent's athletes from reaching the podium at the Games.
Guor Marial waves the Olympic flag now, but the country hopes to fly its own colors in 2016.