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Zanzibar registers a staggering 3.2 trillion shillings in investment funds for its blue economy

The island state has relied on its geographical assets consisting mainly of its marine ecosystem to strengthen its economy. First Vice President Othman Masoud delivered a speech on behalf of President Hussein Mwinyi at the opening of the Business and Investment Forum hosted by the Italian Embassy in Zanzibar where he disclosed that Zanzibar has […]

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“South Africa is becoming the hub of filming in Africa” ​​- SABC News

South Africa is quickly becoming the hub of filming in Africa, according to South African Tourism. He says this introduces a number of opportunities and benefits for the tourism industry. When international filmmakers search for a perfect location, they even seek out local talent, putting them and South Africa on the map. From scenic views […]

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Health officials investigate suspected Ebola case in western Kenya

By NATION AFRICA By The East African Health officials in Kakamega County, western Kenya, are investigating a suspected case of Ebola. The patient had recently traveled to eastern Uganda to visit relatives, officials said. Lily: Ebola outbreak in Uganda: here’s what you need to know Mumias West disease surveillance coordinator Boaz Gichana said in a […]

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Why AKA Can’t Wait For The World To Hear Their New Single “Lemons”

AKA spins and dances animatedly in his chair like his next album, mass country, blared loudly from the studio speakers. We’re at Sony Music Entertainment Africa’s offices in Johannesburg, and the excitement and confidence the 34-year-old rap star has in these songs is palpable. Many of them are only half finished. He turns away from […]

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The Fiji Times » Free State of South Africa backtracks on declaration of dam collapse

(Reuters) – The provincial government of South Africa’s Free State has mistakenly said a second wall at the Jagersfontein mine waste dam collapsed two weeks after the dam breach killed a woman. person and injured dozens, an official said on Wednesday. After heavy rains, water flowed from a separate freshwater dam at the site, creating […]

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Boom of agri-food technology start-ups in Africa [Business Africa]

In this episode of Business Africa: Agricultural transformation is underway in Africa and is attracting more and more investors; Nigeria is no longer the continent’s largest oil producer; develop and promote the cultural sector as an economic engine. The boom of agri-food tech start-ups The ecosystem of agri-tech start-ups has been flourishing in Africa for […]

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Thuso Mbedu shows his love to Mzansi on World Tourism Day: ‘There is no place I would rather be in Mzansi’

Thuso Mbedu may be making big strides on the international entertainment scene, but she’s still a proud Mzansi girl The star who toured the world to promote his star-studded film The female king celebrated his home country Speaking to social media pages a day after World Tourism Day, the award-winning actress said there was no […]

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Japan’s African Policy: Struggle for Power in “Rising Star”

After the 8th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) held recently in Tunisia, all eyes have turned to Japan’s activities as a player in the resource-rich African continent. TICAD is a series of conferences, the first of which was organized by the Government of Japan in 1993, aimed at improving relations with African countries […]

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Poetry Africa Festival announces dates, theme and tour

The Creative Arts Center (CCA) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal will host the 26th International Festival of African Poetry from October 6-16. festival is an ode to the depth of perspective that poetry offers us to see and articulate (in)justice. This year the festival is taking place in Johannesburg and Durban, and some of the […]

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Ukrainians in South Africa slam ANC Youth League for endorsing Russian referendums

The cap – The youth league of South Africa’s ruling party, the ANC, has endorsed Russia’s referendums in occupied parts of Ukraine, which aim to pave the way for Moscow’s annexation of the territories. The approval came after members of the group accepted invitations from Moscow to act as international observers of Kremlin-orchestrated votes. The […]

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Catching up with megafauna in Africa on the translocation of cheetahs

Now that cheetahs have arrived and been released in Kuno, how have some of Africa’s other large mammals entered development? Down in Jungleland (DiJ) interviews some of Africa’s mega wildlife and some of our own local wildlife: DiJ: So what do you think of this cheetah ghar-wapsi in India? Are you relieved that there are […]

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Kenyan Newspaper Review: Mount Kenya Reaps Big as William Ruto Names 7 Area CSs

On Wednesday September 28, national dailies gave extensive coverage to the new Kenya Kwanza cabinet unveiled by President William Ruto. Top stories in the paper today. Photo: Screenshots from Taifa Leo, Daily Nation, The Star and The Standard.Source: UGC Newspapers also dissected Cabinet appointments and reported on which regions benefited greatly from the selection. 1. […]

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Today’s breaking news and headlines, Wednesday, September 28, 2022

We’ve got all the latest South African news and headlines you really need to know on Wednesday 28th September. A 48-year-old man from Mitchells Plain, Cape Town, was laid to rest on Tuesday 27, after his tragic death saving the lives of three teenagers at Mnandi Beach, False Bay, on Sunday afternoon. Residents of a […]

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South Africa seeks to partner with Tamil Nadu to boost tourism – The New Indian Express

By Express press service CHENNAI: The South African Tourism Board is seeking to collaborate with the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation (TTDC) in skills development for young people in the hospitality sector as well as other potential sectors. Neliswa Nkani, Hub Manager, Middle East, India and South East Asia, South African Tourism, said that Chennai […]

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Banana thrown at Richarlison as Brazil beat Tunisia 5-1

Brazilian striker Richarlison shoots the ball during the friendly soccer match between Brazil and Tunisia at Parc des Princes in Paris on 27 September 2022 (AFP) The match at the Parc des Princes was also briefly interrupted in the first half as the crowd was twice implored not to point laser pens at the Brazilian […]

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Engineering Council of South Africa appoints Ugandan Dr Bridget Ssamula as CEO

The Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) has appointed Dr Bridget Ssamula as CEO. “After an extensive search and recruitment process, the Engineering Council of the Sixth Term Council of South Africa is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Bridget Ssamula as Chief Executive Officer of ECSA effective November 1 2022,” the company said […]

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South Africa’s cheapest double cabin bakkie 2022: top 5 list

Since many double-cab bakkies are used for recreational purposes and are often used in urban areas where automatic transmissions make driving easier and less stressful, the automatic transmission trend is understandable. The machine makes it easy to tow and head into the wilderness, making it a smart buy for anyone with an active lifestyle. Like […]

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Emirates to accelerate its program in South Africa

Emirates airline expands its offer to South Africa with plans to add more frequencies on routes to the country’s three largest cities. The carrier already flies to Cape Town (CPT), Durban (DUR) and Johannesburg (JNB) from its base in Dubai (DXB), but said growing demand has led it to expand capacity to South Africa. […]

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Dock workers in Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia and Kenya seek uniform CBA from APM terminals

By DAPO OLAWUNI Dockworkers from four major African countries gathered at the Eko Hotels in Lagos on Monday. The countries are; Nigeria, Ghana, Liberia and KenyaThe meeting was organized at the instigation of the Dockers section of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) in London. Dockworkers subsequently decided to form a common front in pursuit […]

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Protests over water shortages have closed the N1 highway in South Africa

Part of South Africa’s longest highway, which runs from Cape Town to Zimbabwe, was closed on Monday by demonstrators demonstrating against water shortages. READ ALSO | EMIRATES WILL ADD EXTRA FLIGHTS TO THESE 3 SOUTH AFRICAN CITIES The N1 the highway was closed to Ventersburga town about 240 km south of Johannesburg, the South African […]

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Chitwan National Park makes progress in attracting domestic tourists

Chitwan National Park, Nepal’s first national park, received record numbers of visitors in the last fiscal year which ended on July 16, as national safari enthusiasts swarmed the jungle, happy to be released viral restrictions. The biodiverse park has received several international recognitions for its conservation and has grown in popularity over the years as […]

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Tata Safari XMS, XMAS launch: all the details

Tata Motors has launched two new variants in the Safari variant line, called XMS and XMAS. These variants are priced at ₹17.96 lakh and ₹19.26 lakh, respectively (both ex-showroom). These cars are positioned between the respective XM and XT variants. Compared to the XM, the Tata Safari XMS and XMAS variants get additional features such […]

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The eighth edition of the annual international conference of BWE21 will begin in February

The Arab League (LA) will host the eighth annual International Conference of Businesswomen of Egypt 21 (BWE21) under the chairmanship of Yomna Al-Sheridy under the title “Business Diversity for Sustainability”, next February. The activities of the annual conference will take place from February 23 to 27, 2023 in the governorates of Cairo and the New […]

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Breaking news and headlines of the day, Monday, September 26, 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, September 26, 2022. A beloved young couple were killed in a HORRIFIC when a truck’s brakes failed before it hit at least 10 cars. In a terrible family tragedy, a Kuilsriver father […]

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A 39-year-old holidaymaker is killed by a great white shark in South Africa during a morning swim

A screaming woman was killed in a horrific attack by a great white shark while taking an early morning swim this morning as she celebrated a bank holiday weekend. The 39-year-old victim was in shallow water when the deadly predator came quickly from deep water and grabbed her in its jaws near other swimmers. The […]

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Dispatches from the Sahara Desert: preparing for the trip

AGADEZ, NIGER – Before COVID-19 interrupted travel, I led expeditions that uncovered some 25 tonnes of rare fossils scattered across the Sahara Desert in remote parts of the West African country from Niger. These are impressive finds, including never-before-seen dinosaur species and human graves from a Saharan culture that flourished thousands of years before the […]

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Will having a scientific president matter in policy-making in Kenya?

President William Ruto talks to Africa Management University Chancellor Reuben Mutiso during the university’s graduation ceremony in Kitengela, Nairobi. [File, Standard] William Ruto won the presidential election against all odds. We have in the past tried to explain why and how he won. We look forward to his cabinet giving us an idea of ​​how […]

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Will Europe transfer agricultural activity to North Africa? |

PARIS, France/ TUNIS, Tunisia- Across northern and western Europe, vegetable growers are considering shutting down operations due to the financial hit of Europe’s energy crisis, further threatening food supplies. Some are considering moving their business to North Africa or importing food products from the southern Mediterranean as the solution. But Maghreb experts are skeptical that […]

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Today’s breaking news and headlines, Saturday September 24, 2022

We have the latest news and headlines in South Africa on Saturday 24th September. The man was airlifted to hospital in critical condition after suffering burns all over his body. He was electrocuted while working at a power station in Kempton Park. Horrifying scenes were seen in Lydenburg, Mpumalanga on Friday – after a getaway […]

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Joburg and Seychelles Tourism explore new gateways

Page content The Joburg Tourism Company (JTC) and the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) are poised to reach new heights by positioning Johannesburg as the gateway to Seychelles. JTC is constantly looking for opportunities to position the city of Joburg as one of the top destinations to visit in South Africa. The two organizations hosted a […]

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Wanda Nara announces a “painful” separation with Mauro Icardi

Wanda Nara announced the “painful” end of her nine-year marriage to Mauro Icardi via an Instagram story. Nara broke up with Icardi The couple reportedly broke up in October 2021 Icardi moved to Turkey this summer WHAT HAPPENED? Nara announced that the couple were no longer together and the marriage had ended after nine years. […]

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South Africa, as a member of the BRICS, must raise its voice on Putin’s nukes

With President Vladimir Putin’s latest speech announcing a partial mobilization and redefining Russia’s nuclear weapons strategy, his war against Ukraine has taken an ugly turn of escalation. Threatening to use such weapons, after giving up any attempt to use the international institutions that Russia helped to build, is far too damaging for South Africa or […]

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SA: Sha Sha releases the album I’m Alive

The release follows a listening session where the 28-year-old BET Award winner hosted local media and music professionals at Sony Music Entertainment Africa’s offices in Rosebank, Johannesburg. The record affirms Sha Sha’s dominance in the Amapiano scene while expanding its creativity into bolder, more soulful R&B terrain. He enjoys collaborations with top local artists including […]

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Keshi laid the foundations for African coaches – Mosimane

Pitso Mosimane believes that Stephen Keshi’s achievements as Nigeria coach have changed the perception of local tacticians. Mosimane said Keshi laid the foundations for African coaches Challenge African coaches to imitate him Mosimane does not see expatriate coaches as superior WHAT HAPPENED? All African countries in the 2022 FIFA World Cup will be coached by […]

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Hosting the FIFA World Cup brings benefits. But not as much as politicians claim

World Cup kick-off on November 20, when Qatar host Ecuador in the opening game. It will end on December 18 when the final is played in the 80,000-seat Lusail Iconic Stadium. In the weeks to come, the world’s attention will be on Qatar, the smallest country by land area to ever host the event. Having […]

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Pace University Hosts Opportunity in Africa Conference

Partnership with pan-African company Wutiko highlights opportunities for economic development across the world Representatives from Nigeria, Senegal, Rwanda, Mauritius, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Cape Verde, Angola, Tanzania and Kenya participated The Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems at Pace University, in collaboration with the pan-African company Wutiko, today organized its second edition of the international […]

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Maryaprude Shares Relationship Status 2 Years After Divorcing Willis Raburu

Maryaprude is slowly getting back into making news after allegedly taking a short break from social media to focus on herself – just before her previous IG account was hacked by strangers. Maryaprude weight loss after divorce Be that as it may, with her return to social media, Mrs. Maryaprude continues to grab our attention, […]

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Private wealth in Africa rises to $798 billion and rises to $3 trillion

per bird Nairobi. Africa’s stock of private wealth is expected to jump 38% to nearly $3 trillion over the next decade, with Mauritius and Rwanda seeing the strongest growth. Africa’s smaller and better organized economies are rapidly turning into centers of wealth, home to more and more of the continent’s dollar millionaires. According to the […]

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The opening of Japan’s borders to visitors also represents an opportunity for hotels around the world to receive outbound Japanese tourists.

Japan (Credit: David Edelstein/unsplash). Japan (Credit: Jezael Melgoza/unsplash). Three experts share their views on what this means and how businesses should go about reactivating Japanese tourists. Following the recent announcement of the full reopening of its Japanese borders to tourists from September 7, this also represents an important opportunity for hotels and tourism service providers […]

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Nine must-see hotspots of queer history in Africa

Historically, the LGBTQ+ community across Africa has faced adversity, from homophobic prejudice to navigating safe spaces to thrive, especially in countries where it is illegal to exist. Whether it’s Uganda’s anti-gay legislation or Cameroon’s transgender arrests, many African countries are known as hostile places for LGBTQ+ people to visit, let alone live. As a result, […]

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Kenya Barris’ ‘Wizard of Oz’ Remake Will Include LGBTQ Representation

Welcome to the show “Just for Variety.” Somewhere over the rainbow, indeed! Kenya Barris tells me that LGBTQ representation will be featured in its “Wizard of Oz” remake. “The original was an allegory and a reflection of how the world was back then with things like the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl,” says Barris, […]

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Adorable endangered giraffe calf born in a UK safari park

Keepers of a safari park in the UK are celebrating the birth of an incredibly cute giraffe calf. The six-foot-tall baby boy was born at the new giraffe home at West Midland Safari Park at 12.30pm on September 13, 2022, to third time mum Arusha and dad Rufus. After a gestation period of around 15 […]

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Kenya’s sports minister clashes with suspended football official

A general view of Kenya Photo: VCG Crisis-hit Kenyan football experienced another day of drama on Tuesday when suspended Football Federation of Kenya (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa reopened the offices he had been on lockdown from since November 2021, only for the country’s sports minister calls the move a “break-in.” The East African nation remains […]

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Key Focus Areas of the Global Marine Tourism Market and Risk Management Capacity Building 2022-2030

Marine tourism market Marine Tourism Market Research Predicts Massive Growth Over Forecast Period Till 2030 NEW YORK CITY, NY 10170., NY, USA, September 21, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Global Marine tourism market 2022 research report published by Market.Biz, including the latest industry research and analysis data and future industry trends. The report lists leading industry competitors […]

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Def Jam teams up with Nigeria-based Native Records

The deal, a joint venture partnership, was made public on Tuesday by Def Jam Chairman and CEO Tunji Balogun and Native Networks co-founders Seni Saraki and Teni Zaccheaus. The development comes a year after Balogun took charge of the US label, which launched its African division in 2020 and currently boasts an impressive list of […]

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Apple releases Safari Technology Preview 154 with bug fixes and performance improvements

Wednesday, September 21, 2022 1:12 p.m. PDT by Juli Clover Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser that Apple first introduced in March 2016. Apple designed the “Safari Technology Preview” to test features that may be introduced in future versions of Safari. ‌Safari Technology Preview‌ version 154 includes bug […]

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Kenya’s exports to Uganda plummet as rest of EAC soars

By PETER MBURU Kenya’s exports to Tanzania saw the fastest growth among all East African Community (EAC) markets in the six months to June, according to new data, eclipsing the sluggish performance of the country in its main trading destination, Uganda. Central Bank of Kenya statistics show Kenya’s exports to Uganda fell 8.5% to Ksh […]

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European cars have a second life in Africa, but at a price

Africa is the world’s leading destination for used vehicles. Photo: Yanick Folly / AFPSource: AFP PAY ATTENTION: Check the news which is chosen exactly for you ➡️ find the “Recommended for you” block on the home page and enjoy! His Toyota Matrix has done the equivalent of four times around the world and it would […]

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Passengers on long-distance buses must be protected against s…

The safety of bus passengers on South African roads is paramount, especially for foreign tourists, who are not comfortable visiting the country due to its high crime rate. Tourism portfolio committee chair, Tandi Mahambehlala, said during a briefing on Tuesday when the South African Police Service (SAPS) made a presentation to the committee on the […]

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Kenya Moore reveals her divorce from Marc Daly is ‘status quo’ after filing for separation in 2021

See the gallery Image Credit: David Buchan/Shutterstock Kenya Moore, 51, is not officially single yet! The RHO.A the star said Andy Cohen54 years old, that she is still legally married to her former partner, Marc Daly, after filing for divorce in May 2021. “He’s not asking for anything at this point. It’s just stopped. So […]

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Global tech titans on poaching in Kenya

Several companies in Kenya are struggling to recruit and retain key talent as US tech titans led by Microsoft, Amazon and Google tilt the market in their favor with high salaries and attractive employment conditions. The three multinationals have increased their presence in East Africa with Kenya as their hub, sparking an aggressive hiring spree […]

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Joey Muthengi, former Citizen TV presenter, hospitalized

Muthengi shared the update on her social media without disclosing details of the medical condition that led her to be admitted for treatment. “Hospitals are the worst, 3 days later,” Joey updated his fans. The media personality took a break from the media space after leaving Royal Media Services-owned Citizen TV in November 2018. She […]

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West Midlands Safari Park: birth of a new baby giraffe

The six-foot-tall baby boy was born at the new giraffe home in the park, at 12:30 p.m. on September 13, 2022, to third time mum, Arusha and dad Rufus. After a gestation period of around 15 months, keepers were eagerly awaiting the birth, but as the calf was born at night, the event was captured […]

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An endangered giraffe calf has been born at West Midland Safari Park

KEEPERS at West Midland Safari Park in Bewdley celebrate the birth of an endangered giraffe. The six-foot-tall baby boy was born in the new giraffe home in the park on September 13, to third time mum, Arusha and dad Rufus. After a gestation period of around 15 months, keepers were eagerly awaiting the birth, but […]

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FALSE: This YouTube video does not show Miguna returning to Kenya | by PesaCheck | Sep 2022

YouTube video is a compilation of old videos. A YouTube video claiming that Canadian lawyer Miguna Miguna has returned to Kenya is FALSE. The 4:46 minute video is titled “BREAKING NEWS!!!MIGUNA MIGUNA ARRIVES IN KENYA❤️ PRESIDENT RUTO WELCOMES HIM🥺EMOTIONAL!UHURU HAAMINI (Uhuru Can’t Believe It)”. Miguna was exiled on March 26, 2018 after he and other […]

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Namdhari’s celebrates World Tourism Day with a week-long international food festival

Namdhari’s Group, an omnichannel retailer with over 28 supermarkets in Bangalore, is holding a week-long international food festival at its Simpli Namdhari’s & Simpli Good Food cafes across all its stores in the city. A special vegetarian menu has been prepared for this purpose, which includes dishes from seven different countries, namely Mexican (Loaded Vegetables […]

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African agribusiness startups raise $1 billion in 5 years, just 1% of global funds

Africa has seen a substantial increase in the volume of venture capital entering the continent. While the majority of investment is going to Africa’s booming fintech sector, agribusiness startups are also seeing a surge in investor interest. Last year, $482.3 million was invested in the agribusiness industry in 2021, a 250% increase from 2020, according […]

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Baby southern white rhino at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

World Rhino Day is a day to raise awareness of rhino conservation efforts. ESCONDIDO, Calif. — Just in time for World Rhino Day on Thursday, the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance announced that a six-week-old male southern white rhino at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park has been given a name: Neville. The name was […]

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Kenya Moore Revealed Her Divorce From Marc Daly Has Stalled – Hollywood Life

See the gallery Image Credit: David Buchan/Shutterstock Kenya Moore, 51, is not officially single yet! The RHOA star said Andy Cohen54 years old, that she is still legally married to her former partner, Marc Daly, after filing for divorce in May 2021. “He’s not asking for anything at this point. It’s just stopped. So until […]

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CDC moves 3 tropical island getaways to ‘moderate’ risk category for Covid-19

Editor’s Note — Sign up for Unlocking the World, CNN Travel’s weekly newsletter. Get news on when destinations open and close, inspiration for future adventures, plus the latest in aviation, food and drink, where to stay and other travel developments. (CNN) — The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday moved three tropical […]

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Launch of the Destination West Africa project on September 24

The initiators of Destination West Africa Project (DWAP), the duo of Goge Africa; Isaac Moses and Nneka Isaac-Moses announced their intention to present the project to the public on September 24, 2022 at the Lekki Conservation Centre, Lagos. Besides Goge Africa, the new project, which is powered by a number of organizations and individuals in […]

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Kenya calls Marlo a sociopath amid fight

We’re back from last week’s episode for more Marlo drama in the Real Housewives of Atlanta. The production will have to resort to calling people at the end of the episode out of sheer desperation. Please take a big sip of your libation, and preferably no peach tea! marlo defends her unruly behavior this season, […]

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Inside major climate finance deals in Africa

Climate finance needs are great if Africa is to take its place among regions creating solutions to the climate emergency, but African leaders are determined to unlock funds. We break down the details of the billions of pitches likely to be filed at Cop 27 By Conrad Onyango, Bird Africa Story Agency Egypt is leading […]

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How The Woman King confronts Africa’s role in the slave trade, explained by director Gina Prince-Bythewood

In a cinematic landscape of reboots and sequels, it’s pretty staggering that Gina Prince-Bythewood was able to make a historical epic about black female warriors in 1800s Africa. Equally striking is the historical research that led to the making of his film, The female king. As Prince-Bythewood explains, the filmmakers couldn’t look away from the […]

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West Africa fails to stem growing terrorist insurgency…

Quietly last week, the West African state of Togo extended the state of emergency for another six months. The country had declared a three-month state of emergency in the northern region in June after terrorists attacked a military outpost, killing soldiers. The attack was the first inside Togo since attacks by extremist militants began in […]

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Rotana expects faster return to pre-pandemic growth levels by year-end, CEO says

Abu Dhabi-based hotel operator Rotana expects a faster return to pre-pandemic levels of activity by the end of this year – compared to an earlier forecast of 2023 – boosted by a growth in the number of tourists, the return of business meetings and the FIFA World Cup in Qatar, said its president and general […]

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‘No one outside of Africa who comes to build it for us’

The Chronicle Kizito Sikuka Africa is ready to work with the rest of the world as an equal partner and will not let anyone dictate the terms of engagement as the continent has the capacity to fund its own development trajectory. The outgoing chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), President Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera […]

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How Ruto’s fertilizer plan forces him to appease Morocco

By Tony Mochama On his first full day in office, President William Ruto said Kenya’s relations with the Kingdom of Morocco would be “accelerated in the areas of trade, agriculture, health, tourism, energy , among other things, for the mutual benefit of our countries”. A day earlier, in his inauguration speech, the president had publicly […]

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Garden Route opens my eyes to the beauty of South Africa…

The first time I discovered South Africa as an American tourist was on a road trip along the Garden Route – and it was a whirlwind of mini-adventures and significant accomplishments. On the first day, I piled into a minibus with my padded hiking backpack with the 14 American colleagues. We had just moved to […]

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Qatar Investment Authority wants to invest in Egypt’s tourism and hospitality sectors – Markets & Companies – Business

Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly leading a meeting with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) delegation, several senior officials from the French hotel group Accor and Egyptian officials on Saturday, September 17, 2022. Photo courtesy from the Egyptian cabinet’s Facebook page. In a meeting with Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly on Saturday, Asia-Pacific and Africa investment […]

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ACTIF 2022 opens a new route for trade and investment between the Caribbean and Africa

CS Global Partners, one of the world’s leading government advisory firms, is the official representative of the Commonwealth Governments of Dominica, Saint Lucia and Saint Kitts and Nevis, all of whom participated in the first-ever Forum on Afro-Caribbean trade and investment. (ACTIF2022), which took place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from September 1-3, 2022. The forum opened […]

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Modi dons safari gear and long-lens camera for anniversary Namibian cheetah outing in Indian National Park

To receive free real-time news alerts straight to your inbox, sign up for our news emails Sign up for our free news emails Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked his birthday on Saturday by releasing eight Namibian cheetahs into an Indian national park, overseeing the return of the big cats to the country seven decades after […]

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Data firms reluctant to register with regulator in Kenya – EY

By VINCENT OWINO Most Kenyan organizations have not registered with the Data Commissioner since registration began in July. Registration is intended to enhance the privacy of individuals and the accountability of entities that handle or process personal information. A survey by audit firm Ernst and Young Global Ltd (EY) shows that only 19% of businesses […]

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‘RHOA’ preview: Kenya calls Marlo a ‘sociopath’ in heated reunion fight

See the gallery Image Credit: Scott Gries/Bravo More aboutKenya Moore Get ready for an epic showdown between marlo Hampton and Kenya Moore to the next episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta. HollywoodLife has an EXCLUSIVE look at Part 2 of the Season 14 Reunion, where the drama between the Peach Holders heats up. When […]

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Congratulations on Kudus: Black Stars midfielder’s season so far

As expected, Kudus’ Champions League exploits earned him his first league start to the season at home against Heerenveen last weekend and he showed his class again by scoring twice in another man of the game performance. game when Ajax won 5-0. That makes four goals in three consecutive games, equaling his best season for […]

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The state of the Caribbean tech ecosystem

The Caribbean is breaking away from its reliance on tourism and focusing more on building its tech economy. TechBeach Retreat is a technology platform designed to connect Caribbean startups to leading global technology companies. They also provide founders with access to the resources needed to solve problems and accelerate their growth. We caught up with […]

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India will face South Africa in the opening match

U19 T20 Women’s World Cup: India to face South Africa in opening match U19 T20 Women’s World Cup: India to face South Africa in opening match U19 Women T20 World Cup: The match schedule for the inaugural ICC Women’s Under-19 World Cup T20 World Cup to be held in South Africa has been announced. The […]

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Ferdinand Omanyala: Africa’s fastest man races to make Kenya a ‘sprint nation’

The 26-year-old is leading by example after picking up several wins this year. In May, Omanyala was the first to cross the finish line in the men’s 100 meters at the Athletics World Continental Tour. The following month, he again took first place in the 100m after a photo-finish at the African Athletics Championships. And […]

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Today’s latest news and headlines, Friday, September 16, 2022

We have the latest news and headlines from South Africa on Friday 16th September. Heavy rains, strong winds and snow are expected soon in several parts of South Africa. 1-20cm of snow is thought to be expected. Eskom plans to request a MASSIVE tariff increase from 1 April 2023/24. It was announced on Thursday. Here […]

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Secretary Antony J. Blinken and South African Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor before their meeting

SECRETARY BLINKEN: Hello everyone. It is a particular pleasure to receive my colleague and friend, South African Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor. This is just one small way to repay the extraordinary hospitality that the Minister of Foreign Affairs showed me and our team when we visited South Africa over the summer and that we had […]