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07 December 2023

– The Bank of Namibia says the country’s international reserves decreased to N$49 Billion as of 30 November 2023. BoN Governor Johannes !Gawaxab stated that the reserves mark a decline from the N$51.4 billion recorded at the end of October 2023. – The Brief

– The National Council of Provinces has voted in favour of the National Health Insurance Bill in South Africa. ENCA reports that the bill is now ready to be signed into law by the president. – eNCA

– Antonio Guterres directly warns Security Council member states that the humanitarian system in Gaza may collapse. In a dramatic move, the UN chief invokes a UN article not used in decades to call on members to “avert a humanitarian catastrophe”. He says he expects public order to completely break down because of continuing Israeli bombardment and lack of essential supplies. – BBC

– For the second time this season, Scott McTominay scored twice at Old Trafford to secure a 2-1 victory for Manchester United and ease the pressure on manager Erik ten Hag. – BBC Sport