South Africa's ANC withdraws land expropriation bill passed in 2016

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Speaking during a three-day trip to Africa, the prime minister outlined her ambitions for the continent, declaring her desire for the United Kingdom to become the G7's leading investor there by 2022.

Talking to journalists on board RAF Voyager on Tuesday morning, Mrs May reiterated that she believed a no-deal Brexit was still better than a bad deal - adding no-deal "wouldn't be the end of the world".

UK PM Theresa May, seemingly not content with wowing the masses with her unique style of curtseying to British royalty, has been caught on camera showing off her rather awkward "robot" dancing skills at a school in South Africa.

In her tour to Africa, the UK Prime Minister will be joined by a business delegation made up of 29 representatives from UK business - half of which are SMEs - from across all regions of the UK and its devolved administrations.

During her visit to the country Prime Minister pledged £4 billion in support of African economies, aimed at creating jobs for young people.

She is scheduled to also visit Kenya and South Africa.

The UK is also to sign a new agreement to "repatriate huge sums of money that have been illegally removed from Kenya", allowing this to be returned to its "rightful owners" and invested in the country, Mrs May said.

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UK direct investment in Africa was £42.7bn in 2016, compared to £44.3bn from the USA, £38bn from France and £31bn from China, according to data from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development.

On the third leg of the trip, in Kenya, she will meet President Uhuru Kenyatta and see British soldiers training troops who will ultimately be sent to fight Al-Shabaab in Somalia.

The last time a British PM visited Kenya was in 1988 when Margaret Thatcher called on then President Daniel arap Moi.

"South African Government is now seizing land from white farmers".

She is expected to meet with Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday afternoon in Abuja, a source at the State House told PREMIUM TIMES.

A trip to Robben Island has also been arranged.

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