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African youth are most likely to invest and further their education if they had the resources, a
survey conducted in 11 African countries by Barclays Africa Group Limited has found out.
Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa will be laid to rest at the Chesterville
Heroes Acre following a funeral service at Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday, 1 November.
South Africa increased its labour force by 22 000 jobs between July and September 2014, and the
unemployment rate eased by 0.1 of a percentage point, Statistics South Africa reports.
The University of the Witwatersrand has received a R100-million donation from an anonymous
South Africa philanthropist. Wits will use some of the money to attract top academic talent and
South African billionaire and mining guru Patrice Motsepe has donated US$1-million to the fight
against Ebola in Guinea, one of the three West African countries affected by the epidemic.
Improved efficiency has allowed South Africa's Road Accident Fund to pay out a record number of
claims to vehicle crash survivors in the 2013/14 financial year, amounting to R22.2-billion.
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