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Exploring Africa in LA: A Short History of Ethiopia (Part 2)

The state in northern Ethiopia, at the heart of the conflict, is called Tigray. The Tigrayan people represent about 6% of the Ethiopian population. For nearly 30 years, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front, better known as the TPLF, has been the ruling political party in the country. For nearly two years, the current Ethiopian government […]

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Fit with the Celtics, the BWB Africa experience

Since the age of 9, Malcolm Brogdon has made many trips to Africa, a place where he really love and have a passion for. Last week marked another visit with the NBA for Basketball Without Borders, where he, along with multiple players and coaches from across the league, played a role in grooming the next […]

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Arsenal legend Gilberto Silva among this year’s guests to name baby gorillas in Rwanda

Former Arsenal midfielder Gilberto Silva is expected in Rwanda where he will join other legendary figures from different parts of the world to name 20 baby gorillas during the 18th edition of Kwita Izina. He joins many other footballing legends at the club in naming a baby mountain gorilla over the past four years as […]

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why is there a storm

A political storm has erupted in South Africa after a the video went viral showing the health minister of Limpopo province – which borders Zimbabwe – berating a Zimbabwean woman who was seeking health care. Responses were divided. Some have called Phophi Ramathuba to resign on the grounds that it was unacceptable to verbally insult […]

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West Ham vs Tottenham: Predictions, predictions and betting odds

Antonio Conte’s men head east of the capital hoping to keep things tight against a Hammers side who stood out at the weekend. West Ham host Tottenham at the London Stadium on Wednesday night in what is expected to be a hard-fought derby with the Hammers looking for their first home win of the season. […]

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African Safari Wildlife Park looks to the future with the construction of a new barn

PORT CLINTON, Ohio (WTVG) – It was Thanksgiving 2019 when a massive fire destroyed a barn and killed 10 animals at African Safari Wildlife Park. However, a new barn is under construction and gives hope for the future of the animal park. Park manager Kelsey Keller has been at the animal park for 11 years […]

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Hahalolo hopes for an Asian network

SINGAPORE, August 30, 2022: Hahalolo, a social networking app dedicated to travel, plans to expand its presence in Asia-Pacific and Africa by the end of the year. Hahalolo has outlined expansion plans in the last quarter of 2022 in popular travel markets such as India, Indonesia and Vietnam in Asia-Pacific. It also plans to expand […]

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Meet the child chef who cooks up a storm in Kenya

SCENES shines the spotlight on young people around the world who are breaking down barriers and creating change. The character-driven shorts will inspire and amaze as these young changemakers tell their remarkable stories. Alvin Keffer wanted to surprise his mother with breakfast in bed at age seven. It was his first attempt at cooking, so […]

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Breaking news and headlines of the day, Monday August 29, 2022

A lot can change overnight, but we’ll keep you up to date with the latest news and headlines from South Africa on Monday, August 29, 2022. A 3.1 magnitude earthquake rocked East Rand residents in the early hours of Sunday. Several residents have been displaced after their homes were gutted by fire in an informal […]

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Kenya men’s sevens finish HSBC Sevens series 12th after LA sevens

Ahead of the Los Angeles Sevens, Shujaa was hoping to end the season on a high after a torrid back-to-back three-game streak. In the last three rounds, the boys only got one point each in Vancouver (Canada), Toulouse (France) and London (England). In a way, they ended the season with a bang. While the boys […]

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Making Nigeria a regional aviation hub

THE crisis in the aviation sector has deepened, compounding the country’s economic difficulties. With the price of kerosene skyrocketing, and flights grounded and disrupted, the situation has never been worse. As many of Nigeria’s highways and railways have been made unsafe by terrorists, the transportation system is in trouble, fueling inflation and disrupting businesses and […]

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Africa Live: Nigerian court blocks extradition of senior police official to US

Africa Live: Nigerian court blocks extradition of top police officer to US – BBC News BreakupRecent news Close latest news Summary Mr. Kyari was known as a super cop Hundreds of Burkinabè imams condemn religious intolerance Government forces fighting militias in DR Congo – reports Police kill nine after shooting lynching in Madagascar Angolan MPLA […]

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Hotel group Alhokair cuts losses by 49% in first half as revenue increases

DUBAI: Endowed with funding of 551,000 dirhams ($150,000), The Waste Lab is bringing natural composting to business giants Hilton Group and Majid Al-Futtaim Group as it plans to turn Dubai’s desert sand into soil cultivable. Officially launched in the United Arab Emirates, the startup would tackle the problem of food waste in households and businesses, […]

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EDITORIAL: It takes bad men and women to kill public companies

By The East African Airlines from Kenya Airways to Uganda Airlines to Air Tanzania have been making headlines in the past week. The African Airlines Association, AFRAA, estimates that African airlines will record losses of $10 billion this year. The airline club attributes this to a spike in the price of aviation fuel, which has […]

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Stokes and Foakes light up Old Trafford as England dominate South Africa on day two

Ben Stokes and Ben Foakes produced with bat as England built a full 241 run lead over South Africa on day two of the second Test at Old Trafford. The duo each lifted centuries as England recovered from the early loss of Jonny Bairstow in tremendous fashion, reaching 415-9 before Stokes declared with the hosts […]

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Belgian GP saved for 2023 after South African talks collapse

Hopes of a South African Grand Prix in 2023 have been dashed after a series of negotiations between Formula 1, the local race promoter and owners of the Kyalami circuit broke down, RacingNews365.comcan exclusively reveal. Although Formula 1, owned by Liberty Media, is determined to stage a race in Africa, a new promoter will likely […]

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Kenya: Warriors coach Mufutu wants to break Equity Vault as basketball league resumes

Nairobi – Ulinzi Warriors head coach Benjamin Mufutu will aim for the team’s sixth win of the season when they face Equity Dumas in a high-stakes tie as the National Basketball League resumes after a three-day hiatus weeks. Equity have won five of their first six games of the season, their only blemish being a […]

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Arsenal vs Fulham: Predictions, predictions and betting odds

The Gunners have been in excellent scoring form and that should continue when they take on their west London rivals this weekend. Arsenal host Fulham at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday as Mikel Arteta’s men aim to continue their excellent start to the Premier League season. The Gunners top the table after three wins in […]

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Transavia France expands its network in North Africa

Transavia France is opening eight new routes to destinations in North Africa in response to “strong demand” for travel. The Air France subsidiary said the France-Algeria market performed well over the summer, giving it the confidence to improve its flight schedule over the coming months. During the months of July and August, the […]

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When is the best time to go on safari in Kenya?

The snow-capped peak of Mount Kenya, which rises to 5,199m, slowly descends into the Aberdare Range via a grassy saddle. There the animals graze, hide and hunt among the dense vegetation. To the east is the Rift Valley, the hippos and flamingos of Lake Naivasha, and the Elsamere Conservation Centre, once home to conservationist Joy […]

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Emirates to resume direct A380 services to Auckland and Kuala Lumpur

Emirates has announced that it will restore non-stop A380 services to and from Auckland and Kuala Lumpur, from December 1. The airline currently operates in both cities with a linked Boeing 777-300ER service, which stops in Kuala Lumpur before continuing to Auckland. The start of A380 flights will see the two cities disconnected and served […]

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Technology, growing politics of philanthropy in Africa

The art of giving to purposeful causes that aim to bring about social change and impact people and communities is a cross-generational practice globally. Overall, the reasons why individuals, institutions and organizations extend a helping hand, whether in cash or in kind, to needy entities or groups of people using philanthropy in practice have been […]

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Netflix’s ‘Look Both Ways’ was directed by Kenya’s Wanuri Kahiu — Quartz Africa

Kenyan director, Wanuri Kahiu, entered the top 10 movies ranked by Netflix with her film Look both ways. The film, which was released on August 17, is currently ranked second among the top 10 films on Netflix globally, while it is the number one film in 61 countries, including Kenya, Canada, Bolivia, Sweden and the […]

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Zimbabwe concerned over labeling of citizens as criminals in South Africa

By KITSEPILE NYATHI Zimbabwe said it was concerned about the continued depiction of its nationals in South Africa as the worst criminals amid growing anti-immigrant sentiments in the neighboring country. Information Minister Monica Mutsvangwa said on Wednesday the issue was raised at a cabinet meeting on Tuesday. President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government has expressed concern over […]

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Anambra majority leader dies in South Africa

Hon. Nnamdi Okafor alias Akajiugo Awka, the majority leader of Anambra Assembly is dead. THE NATION reports. He died yesterday in South Africa. Nigeria Information Guide Okafor, a second-term Assemblyman, represented the Awka-South 1 State constituency. He was elected in 2015 on the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) platform. See other news: According to the […]

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Terry Lister publishes fourth book on Africa – The Royal Gazette

Globetrotter Terry Lister at home in Bermuda (Photograph by Jessie Moniz Hardy) Eight years ago, former government minister Terry Lister retired from politics and real estate. Since then, the 68-year-old has spent much of his free time traveling the world solo. “When I graduated from university at 22, I had been to four countries – […]

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From Kenya, this Ontario PSSP drowned while broadcasting live in a swimming pool

A 24-year-old Ontario personal support worker drowned last week while streaming live swimming in a pool. “You can see what happened in the video,” said Alfonce Nyamwaya, a close friend of the victim. “It leaves you traumatized.” Hellen Wendy had worked early in the morning at a long-term care home in Owen Sound, Ont., last […]

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2022 Tata Safari and Harrier Facelifts teased; Launching soon

Tata Motors has released the first official teaser video of what appears to be the facelifted Safari or updated Harrier. Or maybe both are running at the same time? It sticks to our recent report that the local auto major is gearing up to introduce updated versions of its popular midsize SUV duo to the […]

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Breaking news and headlines of the day, Wednesday August 24, 2022

We have all the latest news and headlines from South Africa that you really need to know on Wednesday August 24th. There’s no glass in the world big enough to hold the size of Bell this man deserves. After being ambushed on his property on Sunday night, a farmer heroically went from victim to shooter […]

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2022 Tata Safari & Harrier Facelifts teased; Launching soon

Representational render source: SRK Designs The 2022 Tata Safari and Harrier facelifts will receive minor visual revisions, but the feature list could gain a number of new additions including ADAS Tata Motors has released the first official teaser video of what appears to be the facelifted Safari or updated Harrier. Or maybe both are running […]

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Kenya Moore Net Worth, Age, Height, Wiki, Biography & Latest Updates

Kenya Moore net worth, age, height, wiki, biography and latest updates. Kenya Moore is an American actress best known for her role on Bravo TV’s “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” She appeared in the seventh season of the reality show “Celebrity Apprentice”. Moore is also a writer, producer, model, business owner and television personality. She […]

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Tourism revenue increases by 121% – NewsDay Zimbabwe

BY FREEMAN MAKOPAZimbabwe’s tourism industry revenue increased by 121% to $337.5 million in the first half of this year from $152.8 million in the same period of 2021,” said yesterday the Minister of Tourism, Nqobizitha Mangaliso Ndlovu. He said the recovery was accelerating since global markets eased travel restrictions this year, in light of reduced […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Kenya Barris on who will be chosen for her next ‘Wizard Of Oz’ remake

Kenya Barris has remained extremely busy since he Blackish to an end. But one recently announced project in particular has fans talking and speculating about who will fill some pretty iconic shoes under their new vision. ESSENCE caught up with Barris on Martha’s Vineyard during “Paramount on The Vineyard,” an event hosted by the entertainment […]

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8 Reasons You Should Use Safari on Your Mac

Safari comes pre-installed on your Mac and might just be all you need from a web browser. It also has some features that make it a more attractive and practical option for Apple hardware owners in general. Safari is highly optimized for macOS Safari is a highly optimized browser that Apple develops with macOS and […]

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What is at stake for investors in the elections in Angola?

Angolans will vote on Wednesday for a new president and parliament in what appears to be the closest election for Africa’s second-largest oil producer since the country gained independence from Portugal in 1975. WHO ARE THE MAIN PLAYERS? President João Lourenço of the ruling MPLA, who has made reforming the corruption-ridden southern African country his […]

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South Africa: Tomorrow’s nationwide strike unlikely to impact taxi services – South African News Briefs – 23 August 2022

The cap – Updated 4:30 p.m. SAST Tomorrow’s national strike should not affect taxi services Taxi services are not expected to be affected by a nationwide shutdown scheduled for August 24, 2022. The South African National Taxi Council (SANTACO) does not participate in the action of the trade union federations – Congress of South African […]

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Cedric Nwafor: Fighting hunger and poverty in Africa through changemakers

Ladder works is a publishing platform for various picture books and online programs whose mission is to empower more than one million children to become social entrepreneurs. Our current series features our interplanetary journalist Spiffy’s interviews with inspiring social entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial ecosystem builders advancing the UN SDGs. Good morning! My name is Spiffy, I’m […]

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Tight competition expected in 2022 elections in Angola | Africa | DW

Every day Joaquim, 23, comes to the “Baixa” – the lower region of the Angolan capital, Luanda – to look for odd jobs, as a courier or load carrier in one of the many shops or warehouses in the area. “We want political change: a new government,” Joaquim told DW. “Above all, this new government […]

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Live News: Russia accuses Ukraine of the murder of Daria Dugina

Central bankers will pack their bags for a few days in the great outdoors this week. But unlike the rest of us, their annual August getaway — to Wyoming — won’t be a holiday. The Jackson Hole Economic Symposium, which kicks off Thursday, will be watched closely and for good reason. The beast of inflation […]

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Odinga of Kenya challenges the result of the presidential poll in the Supreme Court

Kenya’s former prime minister and opposition leader, Raila Odinga, on Monday filed an appeal with the country’s Supreme Court against election results that lost him the presidency by a narrow margin. Odinga led supporters of his political coalition and lawyers armed with thousands of documents to the Nairobi Central Court, where they submitted their petition […]

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Rare black panther spotted by safari goers at Pench Tiger Reserve

A black panther has been spotted in Pench Tiger Reserve located in Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh. Several tourists at the site captured the big cat leaping rapidly through the forest road on their cameras, while on safari. The rare sighting was a treat for lovers of Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book which is filmed in […]

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Election in Kenya: Raila Odinga challenges election results

Comment this story Comment NAIROBI — After a week of refusing to concede defeat, former Prime Minister Raila Odinga on Monday filed a petition in Kenya’s Supreme Court outlining his case that Vice President William Ruto’s victory was “unlawful, invalid, void”. Odinga’s widely anticipated legal challenge will kick off the next phase of the hotly […]

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Content creator Kabi WaJesus reveals possible entry into radio

Speaking on his family’s YouTube channel, Kabi said he was in talks with a radio station to host a morning show and would reveal if he was in the job. “I have been approached by a radio station and we have been in talks about a possible morning radio show, so if we reach an […]

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Unforgettable prisons | Sunday Observer

Prisons can be considered unforgettable places when studying the political history of a country. The prisons where thousands of compatriots guilty before the law were held were for centuries places off-limits to the general public. However, as the legal provisions regarding prisons have undergone several changes and many prisons have now been moved, many of […]

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All set for 7th Argungu Polo Tournament Culture Day – Saturday Magazine – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

Having lived up to its reputation as one of the most spectacular and visited African polo and cultural tourism festivals in Nigeria, the annual Argungu Polo Tournament and Cultural Festival is set for its edition. 2022. The Argungu Polo Tournament and Cultural Festival serves the domestic and incoming Nigerian markets, offering the majesty of the […]

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I sold my Safari Decor, I bought the new Tata Safari: Likes & Dislikes

The new Safari drives surprisingly well on the highways, which are very well planted. On the mountains too the performance was brilliant, the hill hold works like a charm. BHPian Saurabh Saran recently shared this with other enthusiasts. Can anyone buy a new Safari again after driving Safari Décor for almost 10 years? YES! What […]

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America-Africa relations

Is there really a paradigm shift and why, following Blinken’s visit, the answer seems to be yes COMMENT | GILBERT M. KHADIAGALA | US Secretary of State Antony Blinken’s whirlwind visit to three African countries is the second in less than 12 months. In November 2021, he visited the main American regional partners, Senegal, Kenya […]

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Incredible moment a zebra sinks its teeth into a crocodile’s throat in Kenya

Earning his stripes: Incredible moment a zebra sinks its teeth into a crocodile’s throat after the predator waited to attack a herd crossing a river in Kenya A herd of zebras were crossing the Mara River in the Maasai Mara when the crocodiles set their trap But one of the predators got more than he […]

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KOBO360 Wins Kenya’s Best E-Logistics Company Award

Logistics company KOBO360 won Best E-Logistics Platform at the 2022 Digital Tech 100 Awards. The Digital Tech 100 Awards are renowned for honoring and recognizing the best tech companies in Kenya that produce breakthrough technologies. KOBO360, which originated in Nigeria, was first launched in Kenya in March 2019. It is backed by key investors including […]

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Duty Free Retail Market to Register CAGR of 8.56%, International Tourism Growth to Drive Growth

This report covers market trends, vendor analysis, and growth opportunities to improve your business. Download a FREE Sample PDF Report Duty Free Retail Market: Vendor Analysis Aer Rianta International, Changi Airport Group Singapore Pte. Ltd., China Duty Free Group Co. Ltd., Delhi Duty Free Services Pvt. Ltd., DFS Group Ltd., Dubai Duty Free, Dufry AG, […]

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Africa: BeReal Social Network Shares Unfiltered, Unedited Moments From Our Lives – Will It Last?

BeReal arrived on the social media scene in late 2019, but only took off when downloads started to skyrocket in 2022. So what is BeReal and is it here to stay? BeReal is based in France and was founded by Alexis Barreyat in December 2019. At this stage, it does not feature any paid advertising […]

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Everton vs Nottingham Forest: Match preview, tips and odds

Neither side has made a blistering start to scoring in the new campaign and the opposing goals when they meet at the weekend make a lot of sense Everton host Nottingham Forest at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon in the Premier League with Frank Lampard’s side still looking for their first points of the season. […]

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Making Friends in Africa – The United States Must Respond – Twin Cities

Russia and China have become increasingly important players in African politics over the past decade. Human rights activists, democracy advocates and security analysts should all be involved. If the United States is to combat this growing authoritarian threat, it is essential to understand what these two global competitors hope to gain from their investment in […]

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Emirates suspends operations over $85m trapped in Nigeria

Stakeholders from the Nigerian hospitality and tourism industry gathered at Hotel Expo Nigeria 2022, with Interswitch, Africa’s leader in integrated payments and digital commerce, as one of its sponsors, to discuss the way forward for the sector which has faced unprecedented challenges occasioned by the COVID -19 pandemic. The event, recently held at the Landmark […]

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Apple updates Safari 15.6.1 with security fixes

Apple this week released iOS 15.6.1 and macOS Monterey 12.5.1, both with security improvements. And to bring these security improvements to even more users, the company today released Safari 15.6.1 for Macs running macOS Big Sur and macOS Catalina. The update does not contain any new features or major changes. Instead, it fixes an exploit […]

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‘Squid Game’ creator reveals what fans should expect from the sequel

The Korean filmmaker, in a The Hollywood Reporter exclusive, revealed that contrary to fan expectations, the sequel would be a natural evolution from where the story left off in the first season. Dong-hyuk then shared more details about series lead Gi-hun. Read an excerpt from the interview below: “I’ve seen a lot of reactions from […]

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Aribo: Can the Nigerian star save Southampton boss Hasenhuttl?

The head coach could learn from the Nigerian’s half-hour game against Leeds United for this weekend’s trip to Leicester City Southampton fans were probably excited ahead of the start of their first home game of the season against Leeds United but they had to bemoan their naivety after 60 minutes. Two goals to a double […]

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Ukraine is behind three explosions in Crimea, Ukrainian government report says

By Vasco Cotovio and Tara John, CNN Ukraine was behind three explosions that rocked Russian military installations in the annexed Crimea province last week, including an explosion at a Russian air base on the west coast of the peninsula that destroyed several planes, according to a Ukrainian government report released internally and shared with CNN […]

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Scientology Volunteer Ministers Honored for Service in South Africa | app

LOS ANGELES, Calif. and MIDRAND, South Africa, August 17, 2022(SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On World Humanitarian Day, celebrated annually on August 19, the Church of Scientology honors South African Volunteer Ministers. At a recent celebration in Kyalami Castle in Midrand, South Africa, leaders from across the country joined the Church in thanking Scientology Volunteer Ministers for […]

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Pollinator Safari | ABC6

WESTERLY, RI (WLNE) Animals that pollinate flowers are among the most vital creatures on the planet. Our global food supply depends on these industrious insects. Meteorologist Kelly Bates shows us a fun community project to help identify insects that pollinate plants in southern New England. In Westerly there is a special place called Avondale. Since […]

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South Africa: The Great Crime of Marikana

They knew a bloodbath was likely, yet South African police commanders launched their operation against the striking miners. One act was essential to turn what had already been a week of killings and clashes in Marikana in 2012 into a massacre. This was the instruction given to the police to launch the operation against the […]

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West Africa hunger sparks protests in Sierra Leone – Workers World

According to the World Bank, the price index for agricultural products – which includes food – is up 19% compared to January 2021. Prices for corn and wheat are 16% and 22% higher respectively. For a third of the countries in the world — the sixty that the World Bank describes as low-income countries — […]

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5 Safari Settings on Your iPhone You Need to Change Immediately

Privacy-conscious Internet users could do whatever they can to reduce the amount of data tech companies collect about them. Complete prevention of user tracking is impossible, given the plethora of devices, websites, apps, and services we use online every day. But you can take steps to reduce the data you offer to websites. With that […]

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Confronting South Africa’s Official Anti-Zionism | Ben Cohen

In no other democratic country in the world has anti-Zionism enjoyed the kind of mainstream success it has in South Africa. Consider that Israel’s recent military strikes against Palestinian Islamic Jihad positions in the Gaza Strip have been, by and large, spared the volume of international condemnation that has typically accompanied previous Israeli incursions. That’s […]

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Super Falcons star Asisat Oshoala finally gets her flowers outside of Africa

Since her first appearance on the scene at the FIFA U20 World Cup in 2014, she has always been destined for greatness. Oshoala is Africa’s greatest player When she first came into the limelight, former Super Falcons star Perpetua Nwkowcha was arguably the best player African football has seen in women’s football. But before Nkwocha […]

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Book your place at the 9th edition of the highly anticipated Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022 (#AESIS2022)

1 The largest gathering of Africa-focused early-stage investors is back for its ninth edition to be held November 2-4, 2022. 2 This year, the three-day summit will be a mix of virtual components and on-site investor meetings. 3 person in more than 25 cities. 4 in the whole world. 5 The Africa Early Stage Investor […]

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iOS 16: How to pin tabs in Safari on iPhone and iPad

In iOS 16 and iPadOS 16, Apple’s Safari browser inherited a handy feature from Safari on Mac: the ability to pin tabs. Keep reading to find out how it works on iPhone and iPad. Safari’s pinned tabs feature helps you better organize your tabs, especially if you have too many open at once. This is […]

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Uber appoints new regional general manager for the Middle East and Africa region

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Uber today announced the appointment of Frans Hiemstra as Regional General Manager for the Middle East and Africa. Frans will lead the next phase of growth for Uber’s ridesharing business in the region, spanning 15 countries, overseeing the business end-to-end. Based in Dubai, Frans’ role will focus on working closely […]

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Crypto’s Dominance Across Africa Shows No Signs Of Slowing Down

Despite current market conditions, cryptocurrency adoption, primarily in emerging economies, continues to grow unabated. This reality, in turn, stimulates investor interest in these potential markets. For example, the African blockchain landscape is currently attracting significant funding from leading venture capitalists as well as angel investors. Recently, the Central African Republic (CAR), following in the footsteps […]

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flynas enjoys a solid first half

Saudi Arabia’s leading low-cost carrier, flynas, recorded its most successful first half since the pandemic. flynas reported an increasing number of several aspects of its operations, indicating its continued growth. Let’s look at what the airline has been up to for the past six months. Doubling its operational performance flynas carried around 4 million passengers […]

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South Africa doesn’t need new cities: it needs to focus on fixing what it has

Shenzhen, Guangdong province, southern China. Village until 1980, it is one of the rare successes of a new town. Photo by Jade Gao/AFP via Getty Images SSouth Africa is a predominantly urban country, with almost 70% of the population living in towns and villages. But urban services and infrastructure are increasingly called upon by infrastructure […]

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Dollar scarcity another pandemic against Nigerian tourism – NTDC DG

The President of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN), Mr. Solomon Adodo, has urged young people to be actively involved in politics and governance, in order to chart a better future for the country.Adodo said at an awards ceremony hosted by NYCN in Abuja that it was important for young people to lead the […]

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A look inside Orania, South Africa’s whites-only town

Nestled in the Karoo, a semi-desert area lost in the middle of South Africa, its population The population of Orania has increased almost tenfold since its foundation thirty years ago. Orania has a population of 2,500 Afrikaners – descendants of Dutch and French Huguenots who arrived in the 17th century. In this whites-only enclave – […]

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Kenya polls: Western media can report on Weasel instead

Daniella may not be a journalist working with one of those Western media conglomerates, but if you asked Weasel which of Al Jazeera and CNN has the most irritating penchant for reporting on violence, he would answer “Daniella” without flinching. And it has nothing to do with where the mother of Weasel’s brother’s children, Jose […]

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California Condor Conservation Program Celebrates 40 Years at San Diego Zoo Safari Park – NBC 7 San Diego

Saturday marks the 40th anniversary of the launch of the California Condor Conservation program at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. On August 13, 1982, the first California Condor arrived at Safari Park, with the goal of saving the species from extinction. At the time, Xol-Xol was one of only 22 birds left in the […]

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President Al-Sisi hires 13 new ministers and thanks former ministers for their work

President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi reshuffled his cabinet and sent it to parliament for approval on Saturday, appointing 13 new ministers. He also thanked all ministers who have completed their term and wished the newly appointed ministers success in their new roles. “I called on the House of Representatives to meet today to discuss the amendment […]

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Sauti Sol’s Bien Aime Sol calls for unity among East African artists

Bien Aime Sol of Sauti Sol believes that East African artists have failed to break into the big stage due to their refusal to unite. He believes that if artists agree and team up, they can create good content that can help them compete favorably with Nigerians. Well said most East Africans want to shine […]

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This week: Kenya mandates coding in schools

Plus: the hackers want ShopRite to pay for their customers’ data. Editor’s note Week 32, 2022 Reading time: 5 minutes We have the impression of being in a precarious period. Despite the looming global economic downturn, Africa’s tech ecosystem continues to raise capital, even though things are tough. But they say it is precisely at […]