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Panama City Beach girl lands possible blue marlin world record off Africa

They traveled over 4,000 miles to do so, but they caught their fish – a pending world record blue marlin. Towards the end of May, Jonathan Arn and his 12-year-old daughter, Elizabeth of Panama City Beach, chartered the Dacia, a 43-foot G&S boat captained by Randy Baker of Destin, Cape Verde off the coast of […]

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Lisa Keightley: England face step into unknown without duo in South Africa Test

Lisa Keightley has admitted England will be stepping into the unknown without Anya Shrubsole and Katherine Brunt in the LV=Insurance Women’s Test against South Africa next week. While Shrubsole ended his international career a few months ago, Brunt announced his Test retirement last weekend after a bout of Covid ended any lingering hopes of featuring […]

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Chameleone sneakily escapes arrest and performs in South Africa

Famous singer Jose Chameleone did not spend Saturday night in prison in South Africa, as social media reports. Jose Chameleone was supposed to headline the performance at an event in Randburg, South Africa on Saturday night. The threats Last night, videos started circulating online showing Ugandans burning posters with Chameleone’s face. The men who set […]

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CKAY TEAMS UP WITH AFRICAN SUPERSTARS FOR NEW WATAWI SINGLE

June 17, 2022, NIGERIA: Fresh off Emiliana’s hit love nwantiti and overseas performances, CKay returns with another hit single, WATAWI, this time bringing in fellow Nigerian superstar Davido and new South African school Amapiano cool kids, Focalistic and Abidoza. CKay surpassed 3 billion career streams and recently sold out its first two shows in the […]

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Ackermans gets an A+ rebrand

It’s one thing to create a successful local brand and quite another to successfully rebrand 100 years later. Here’s how Ackermans did it with the February edition of his Ackermans Club magazine, based on reader feedback. Ackermans celebrated a century of commercial success with a new look and content structure in the February 2016 edition […]

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Currie Cup semi-final preview: South Africa’s best go for gold

Elite club rugby leagues are winding down around the world, and the South African scene looks particularly set for the madness to come. The country’s top club rugby competition, the Currie Cup, is perhaps as open as it has been in years as several of the country’s historic powerhouses found themselves out of contention for […]

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Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi enjoying Africa after the show ended – SAPeople

Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi enjoying Africa after the show ended. Photo: Twitter/Ellen DeGeneres American talk show host and comedian, Ellen DeGeneres enjoyed a fruitful trip to Africa with her wife, Australian actress Portia de Rossi, after her long-running daytime show – the Ellen DeGeneres Show – ended on May 26, 2022. Photo: Twitter/Ellen […]

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Ghana mourns dancehall veteran Sonni Balli

The musician’s death was confirmed by one of his friends, Mark Darlington, on Facebook, and local media suggest he succumbed to cardiac arrest days after his 40th birthday on June 6. Considered a champion of the reggae sub-genre in Ghana, and praised for his unique fusion of dancehall and hiplife, Sonni Balli was behind local […]

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Writers Space Africa, Open Country Mag, Pepper Coast Lit, Masobe Quarterly

Writers Space Africa, Open Country Mag, Pepper Coast Lit and Masobe Quarterly are currently available for your reading pleasure. Lit Pepper Coast Pepper Coast Lit is a literary magazine that seeks to bring attention to the brave voices of Liberia’s coast. They accept poetry from all over the world, crossing all themes and/or styles. Their […]

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Today’s breaking news and headlines, Tuesday, June 7, 2022

We have all the latest news and headlines in South Africa that you really need to know on Tuesday, June 7, 2022. The Ministry of Justice confirmed the arrest of the famous Gupta brothers – Rajesh and Atul – in a statement issued on Monday evening June 6. Department spokesman Chrispin Phiri said the South […]

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South Africa confirms arrest of brothers Gupta Rajesh and Atul in Dubai

The family fled South Africa in 2018 when the net closed in on them as huge public protests eventually led to the ANC removing Zuma and appointing Cyril Ramaphosa as interim president. Earlier, South Africa also appealed to the UN to bring the Guptas back to South Africa when negotiations with the UAE failed to […]

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ISCM World New Music Days 2023

South African Contemporary Music Organization NewMusicSA will proudly host the ISCM World New Music Days in Johannesburg and Soweto in 2023. The festival will feature concerts by professional orchestras, ensembles, informal groups, collaborations and soloists. The music featured throughout this festival will include new and innovative works from all international members of the International Society […]

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Breaking news and headlines of the day, Sunday, June 5, 2022

A lot can change overnight, but we’ll keep you up to date with the latest news and headlines from South Africa on Sunday, June 5, 2022. The Presidency announcement that its managing director, Phindile Baleni, received death threats this week from unknown persons. The threat was made via a letter in Baleni’s mailbox. He was […]

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Today’s latest news and headlines, Saturday June 4, 2022

We have the latest news and headlines in South Africa on Saturday June 4th. A school lunch break turned into a crime scene after pupils from MC Weiler to Alexander made a grisly discovery of what looked like a human body under a mobile classroom on school premises . Meanwhile, the latest crime statistics for […]

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Tanzanian Young Lunya joins Sony Music Africa

By The Citizen Reporter Dar es Salaam. Tanzanian hip-hop artist Young Lunya officially joined the Sony Music Entertainment Africa family on Friday June 3, the label announced. The artist deal makes him the first hip hop artist from Tanzania to be signed to the label which is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. Speaking to The […]

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How the world is reinventing South Africa’s hottest music export

Amapiano blends with local music scenes around the world to create a haven for reinterpretation and cultural exchange. Friday Treat, with the help of Spotify, presents a preview of the latest sound, a gift from South Africa to the world. Spotify is getting closer to Amapiano, the cultural phenomenon that dominates African music globally and […]

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The Matt Brown Show brings exposure to IceTech

28,230 views. 1,703 hours of viewing. 96 countries. IceTech is a software developer focused primarily on digitizing government in emerging markets. IceTech approached media house Matt Brown Show, to help build awareness of their brand, educate the market on its technology solutions and bring the IceTech story to new clients in the public and private […]

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How the world is reinventing South Africa’s hottest music export – Guardian Life – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

June 01, 2022 | 4:03 p.m. Amapiano blends with local music scenes around the world to create a haven for reinterpretation and cultural exchange. The hybrid of house, jazz and lounge music is sweeping the globe and this week takes center stage in Spotify: Music That Moves, a new content series that will tell stories […]

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Photos Celebrating South Africa’s Vibrant Skateboarding Scene

A new set of photos by Karabo Mooki pays tribute to Johannesburg’s youth pushing for greater representation in sport. A new set of photos by Karabo Mooki pays tribute to Johannesburg’s youth pushing for greater representation in sport. In recent years, a new wave of South African skateboarders broke down barriers between races and genders. […]

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Investments in the booming tech scene in Africa

$4.6 billion. This is the record amount of venture capital (VC) funded by African tech startups in 2021, an increase of more than 150% year-on-year and higher than funding amounts from the previous three years (2018 to 2020) combined. If previous amounts hadn’t already shown the huge potential of the continent’s tech startup scene, Zekarias […]

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South Africa: an African vision of fictional futures

Afro-speculative fiction anthology Our Move Next imagines a different reality, bringing together storytellers, healers and activists in Africa to write about the future. It’s the second night of the Open Book Festival. Impepho burns softly in the softly lit room, while musician Odwa Bongo draws us into the ritual with the resonance of his uhadi. […]

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5 countries to visit on the continent without breaking the bank

If you don’t feel like taking too long flights, take advantage of living on one of the various continents of the world and travel through Africa. FILE: Luxor in Egypt. Photo: Pixabay.com. JOHANNESBURG – South Africans craving a destination vacation may find themselves stuck in the best and most affordable places to go. If you […]

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(Hello Africa) Young Kenyans trained in China independently run modern rail service – Xinhua

Young Kenyan John Pius says it is a great honor to have the chance to drive a modern train, and the training and mentorship by Chinese experts has paved the way for him to achieve this feat. NAIROBI, May 24 (Xinhua) — John Pius grew up in a rural hamlet in southeastern Kenya that winds […]

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Teaching Opportunities for South African Musicians

This article provides an overview of teaching and tutoring opportunities for South African musicians. Teaching in South African schools Music education in South Africa has seen considerable development since the advent of democracy, with the government seeking to shed its ‘elitist’ reputation and integrate the discipline into the core curriculum of schools across the country.[1] […]

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South Africa mourns the death of theater and TV actor Jamie Bartlett

Jamie Bartlett. Photo: Oupa Bopape/Gallo Images Actor Jamie Bartlett has died. He was 55 years old. He was best known for his roles as television villain Mike O’Reilly in isidingo and David Genaro in rhythmic city. In 2019, he won a Safta for his role as David Genaro. Multi-award winning South African theater and television […]

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Cannes filmmakers urge France to confront the colonial past in Algeria and Africa

DUBAI: In 2014, a young girl named Iman Vellani was browsing Marvel comics at her local bookstore in Canada when she saw something she had never seen before: a face that looked like her own. It was Kamala Khan, the new Ms. Marvel, the first Muslim superhero in the company’s decades-long history. She didn’t know […]

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Africa: Can a strong cybersecurity strategy be an engine of growth?

Until recently, cybercrime was not widely discussed in Africa, even though sub-Saharan Africa is often portrayed as particularly vulnerable to online attacks. Cybersecurity expert Franck Kié believes that if the problem were tackled head-on, it could become a driver of growth. Analyst Franck Kié, founder and general commissioner of the Cyber ​​Africa Forum, believes that […]

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CAST researchers receive NEH grant for digital storytelling on pre-colonial Africa

Stefania Merlo The 18th century archaeological site of Seoke in southeastern Botswana. Seoke was the capital of the Ngwaketse people and is helping to redefine what urban planning looked like in the distant and recent past. Four researchers from the Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies recently received a National Endowment for the […]

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Le Clos is part of the South African team for its 7th world champions | Sports

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Former Olympic champion Chad le Clos was named to South Africa’s team Monday for its seventh world swimming championships. Le Clos, 30, plans to compete in the 50, 100 and 200 meter butterfly world championships in Budapest, Hungary, which begin on June 18, the South African swimming federation has […]

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Australia detects new Covid variants dominating outbreaks in South Africa and US

Experts are warning the world about new subvariants of Covid that are causing an increase in cases overseas. And they have now been detected in Australia. Since Omicron hit the scene late last year, it has produced several sub-variants. While many Australians have ‘turned off’ their Covid care factor, experts are warning the virus is […]

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South Africa hit by new omicron subvariants that have been detected in the United States in small numbers

A rise in COVID-19 cases in South Africa fueled by two new omicron subvariants has raised concerns that they are even more transmissible than the BA.2 strain that has dominated in the United States since early April. The BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants have led to a tripling of cases in South Africa over the past […]

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South Africa likely in new wave of COVID, says health minister | app

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa has likely entered a new wave of COVID-19 sooner than expected as new infections and hospitalizations have increased rapidly over the past two weeks, the health minister said Friday. from the country. The increase in new cases was dominated by the BA.4 and BA.5 lineages of the omicron variant which […]

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The art that finds clarity in the difficult terrain of South Africa

Her path went through a female-led Sufi community, studying graphic design at a technical college, and eventually graduating from art school. By then, a lot of things had changed. For his graduation show, he recreated his grandmother’s living room; she came and sat there, “watching her soaps” on television under her embroidered self-portraits. The Chicago […]

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Durban, South Africa, is still recovering from deadly floods | world news

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) — Grieving South Africans are still searching for family members swept away by last week’s floods in which 435 people died and more than 40,000 were left homeless in the coastal city of Durban and the surrounding province of KwaZulu-Natal. The South African army has deployed 10,000 soldiers to help find […]

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Durban, South Africa is still recovering from deadly floods | News

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Durban, South Africa is still recovering from deadly floods | Nation World

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) — Grieving South Africans are still searching for family members swept away by last week’s floods in which 435 people died and more than 40,000 were left homeless in the coastal city of Durban and the surrounding province of KwaZulu-Natal. The South African army has deployed 10,000 soldiers to help find […]

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Durban, South Africa, is still recovering from deadly floods | News

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) — Grieving South Africans are still searching for family members swept away by last week’s floods in which 435 people died and more than 40,000 were left homeless in the coastal city of Durban and the surrounding province of KwaZulu-Natal. The South African army has deployed 10,000 soldiers to help find […]

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Durban in South Africa is still recovering from deadly floods

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) — Grieving South Africans are still searching for family members swept away by last week’s floods in which 435 people died and more than 40,000 were left homeless in the coastal city of Durban and the surrounding province of KwaZulu-Natal. The South African army has deployed 10,000 soldiers to help find […]

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The Day – The MoMA is finally interested in great African artists

Images are a form of knowledge, and knowledge, they say, is power. We’re used to the idea that the European masterpieces hanging in the Louvre or the giant abstract paintings on display in corporate lobbies radiate cultural authority. But what if the images in question are simple maps, diagrams, or—as in the remarkable work of […]

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Durban, South Africa, is still recovering from deadly floods | National/World News

DURBAN, South Africa (AP) — Grieving South Africans are still searching for family members swept away by last week’s floods in which 435 people died and more than 40,000 were left homeless in the coastal city of Durban and the surrounding province of KwaZulu-Natal. The South African army has deployed 10,000 soldiers to help find […]

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French Book Donations from Local Sources to West Africa | New

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WHO: COVID cases and deaths in Africa drop to lowest level yet

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The number of coronavirus cases and deaths in Africa has fallen to its lowest level since the start of the pandemic, marking the longest decline ever seen in the disease, according to the World Health Organization. In a statement on Thursday, the United Nations health agency said COVID-19 infections from the omicron […]

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Matt Sates leaves University of Georgia and returns to South Africa

Matt Sates leaves the University of Georgia and returns to train in South Africa as a professional swimmer During his first championship season at the University of Georgia, Matt Sates put up a string of incredible performances, but that will be it for his time as a collegiate athlete. The NCAA 500-yard freestyle champion will […]

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Dozens dead as heavy rain sweeps across South Africa

By David Mckenzie, Larry Madowo, Mia Alberti and Angela Dewan | CNN Heavy rains and floods battered the east coast of South Africa on Wednesday, killing at least 259 people, damaging roads and destroying homes. The tragedy marked “one of the darkest moments in the history” of KwaZulu-Natal province, the regional government said in a […]

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Death toll reaches 259 as powerful rains sweep across South Africa

By David Mckenzie, Larry Madowo, Mia Alberti and Angela Dewan | CNN Heavy rains and floods battered the east coast of South Africa on Wednesday, killing at least 259 people, damaging roads and destroying homes. The tragedy marked “one of the darkest moments in the history” of KwaZulu-Natal province, the regional government said in a […]

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IN DEVELOPMENT | South Africa deluge eases but flood emergency persists

UPDATED BY KZN HEALTH GUY NOMAGUGU SIMELANE The torrential rains that ravaged parts of KwaZulu-Natal, leaving nearly 400 dead and thousands homeless, also caused extensive damage to a number of health facilities. At least 58 health facilities in eThekwini, iLembe, Ugu, Umgungundlovu and King Cetshwayo districts were badly affected by the floods – most of […]

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17 tech companies and individuals honored at first Africa Technovate Awards

first Africa Technovate Awards The first edition of the Africa Technovate Awards was successfully held on Saturday April 2 at the Grand Auditorium of the University of Professional Studies (UPSA) in Accra with 17 technology institutions and individuals awarded. The event, organized by Africa Integrated Development and Communications Consultancies (AIDEC), was held under the theme […]

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How Swahili Became Africa’s Most Spoken Language — Quartz Africa

Once an obscure island dialect of an African Bantu language, Swahili has become Africa’s most internationally recognized language. It is comparable to the few languages ​​in the world that have more than 200 million users. Over the two millennia of growth and adaptation of Swahili, the creators of this history – immigrants from inland Africa, […]

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African Students’ Union revitalizes Miss Africa pageant with music and dance performances

There’s one more orange to cheer on – The Daily Orange! Donate today and help us win College Media Madness. Two years after the Syracuse University African Students’ Union held the first Miss Africa pageant, Whitney Sossou was faced with the decision of whether or not to revitalize the competition after her COVID-19 hiatus. Although […]

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The African Students Union raises funds for communities in Africa through the ASU Foundation

There’s one more orange to cheer on – The Daily Orange! Donate today and help us win College Media Madness. Whitney Sossou had a vision for the African Students’ Union Foundation since last year when she served as ASU’s Vice President of External Affairs. This semester, she established the foundation as a parting gift to […]

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83-year-old New Orleans nun abducted in West Africa by gunmen, diocese says | News

A Marianite nun and Kenner native was abducted in West Africa by gunmen in a raid Monday night, according to the Archdiocese of New Orleans. Sister Suellen Tennyson, 83, was abducted by unidentified men who vandalized a convent where she lived with other nuns in Burkina Faso, one of ten countries in Africa’s Sahel region, […]

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From the Dreamville Festival 2022: Wizkid’s pristine vibes for the African national anthem | Arts

Since releasing the hit ‘Made in Lagos’ last summer, Nigerian rapper Ayodeji Balogun (also known as Wizkid or Starboy) has established himself as a giant on the African music scene. Wizkid lived up to his blossoming stardom during his performance at this year’s Dreamville festival, growing confidently in his international fame as the headliner of […]

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South Africa classifies Afrikaans as “foreign”

The South African government has unleashed a storm after deciding to classify native Afrikaans as a “foreign language”. For the sake of clarity, here’s a hypothesis: This decision would be similar to the US Secretary of Education suddenly waking up and classifying English as a foreign language in the US school curriculum. Afrikaans is a […]

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Meet the 5 young CEOs nominated for the Business Insider Africa Awards

Recall that Business Insider Africa announced the Business Insider Africa Awards earlier this month. The aim is to recognize influential business leaders and entrepreneurs who are driving change, transforming businesses and making a significant impact in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). A total of 55 business leaders from across Africa were nominated in 11 categories. Voting is […]

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New mosquito net reduces malaria cases in Africa: study

MONTREAL —A mosquito net coated with a new insecticide that prevents insects from moving or flying has reduced cases of malaria in children by about 40%, according to a new study conducted in Tanzania with Canadian researchers. The two-year study involved 39,000 Tanzanian households. In randomized trials involving more than 4,500 children aged six months […]

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Surfing, politics and the struggle for freedom in South Africa

SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISMThe article you are about to read comes from our journalists doing their important job – investigating, researching and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspiring stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires a lot of resources. Today, our economic model […]

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History From West Africa to the Diaspora, 1950-2010 – Billboard

This piece was created in partnership with Afro Nation. Billboard and Afro Nation recently launched the first-ever official Billboard Afrobeats US Songs Chart, charting the hottest new up-and-coming music in the growing genre. The Billboard US Afrobeats Songs 50 chart, which will go live on Billboard.com on March 29, ranks the country’s most popular Afrobeat […]

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Around Tennessee: TSU Expands Technology Program in Africa | News

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Toxic Work Culture Expo Warns Nigerian Startups — Quartz Africa

Employees of the Nigerian startup are having a #MeToo moment about workplace abuse. The conversation was sparked by an article published Monday, March 21 by Nigerian news platform TechCabal which detailed allegations of workplace abuse at Bento, attributing the toxic culture of the Lagos-based payroll startup to CEO Ebun Okubanjo. (Disclosure: Former TechCabal reporter, I […]

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Naomi Irion’s mother and brothers arrive from South Africa as search continues

RENO, Nevada (KOLO) – Naomi Irion’s mother has landed in Reno after the community rallied to help donate thousands of dollars in travel expenses. As she walked down the stairs at Reno-Tahoe International Airport, Diana Irion’s eyes were filled with tears. She was reunited with her family again, but this time in circumstances they never […]

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AZ List of Colleges of Social Work in South Africa in 2022

Social work is one of the most marketable courses in the world, with its graduates finding employment upon graduation. It is a highly respected profession as they are dedicated to helping vulnerable people through daily challenges. In South Africa, there are many world-class schools of social work preparing students for their future careers. Learners must […]

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10 Most Beautiful Waterfalls You Can See In Africa

Apart from its amazing wildlife, Africa is also known for its beautiful natural landscapes. In Africa, waterfalls represent life, with their endless flow of water cascading down different tiers and spraying gloriously. The jet works like constant rain, bringing rich life to the area and attracting visitors from all over the world to marvel at […]

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In ‘A Place In Time,’ a painter and photographer explore Africa’s give-and-take with black American culture

SOUTH SHORE – Nigerian-born painter Dayo Laoye has always relied on the generosity of the South Siders to support his work. After twelve years of working tirelessly to establish herself within the South Side black art scene, Margaret Burroughs, co-founder of the South Side Community Art Center, gave her several canvases to use. They were […]

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The story of how Swahili became Africa’s most spoken language…

Over the two millennia of growth and adaptation of Swahili, the creators of this history – immigrants from the interior of Africa, traders from Asia, Arab and European occupiers, European and Indian settlers, colonial rulers and individuals from various postcolonial nations – have used Swahili and adapted for their own purposes. They took it everywhere […]

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Student who moved to Manchester from Africa wins coveted scholarship from Hollywood cinematographer

He was just 11 – and hadn’t seen his parents for two years – when he left his home country to move to the UK. Now 20, Muhammed Bittaye says his memory of the time is hazy, but he recalls moving from his home to The Gambia as “daunting”. Reunited with his mother and father, […]

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Cana-Care reaffirms its commitment to transforming education in Africa

Sunday egigiator Cana-Care, an education program established in 2021, has reaffirmed its commitment to transforming education in Africa, with its all-new educational experience for students in grades 1-12 across Africa. In a recent statement, Cana-Care National Program Director Siya Nwator said the new educational model was already transforming students in other parts of the world […]

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The story of how Swahili became Africa’s most spoken language

Once an obscure island dialect of an African Bantu language, Swahili has become Africa’s most internationally recognized language. It is comparable to the few languages ​​in the world that have more than 200 million users. Over the two millennia of growth and adaptation of Swahili, the creators of this history – immigrants from the interior […]

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Dubai Expo: Chance for Change in the Middle East and North Africa | Business and Economy News

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – As Expo 2020 Dubai draws to a close in March, many national pavilions are beginning to reflect on the impact of the World Expo beyond its six-month run. This is the first time a World Expo has been held in the Middle East and North Africa, and with similar events […]

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‘Go home’: Protests against foreigners resurface in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG: They showed up in a crowd of several hundred at a migrant center in South Africa’s Soweto township – jobless, brandishing guns and angry at foreigners they accuse of taking their jobs. “Foreigners, go home,” they shouted, according to witnesses. With an unemployment rate of 35% – and reaching 65% among young people – […]

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Two of the Nigerian bronzes looted in Benin returned to a traditional palace | Africa

Two bronzes from Benin were returned to a traditional palace in Nigeria on Saturday, more than a century after they were looted by British troops, raising hopes that thousands more artefacts may finally be returned to their ancestral homes. The artifacts, mostly in Europe, were stolen by explorers and colonizers from the ancient kingdom of […]

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Educator Brings Africa to Lansing with Culture Museum at Home

TODD ​​HEYWOOD Stanning in the street in front of three houses, one of which has several flags waving in the cool afternoon breeze, one could be forgiven for not knowing that this trio of neighboring houses on Shepard Street contains a treasure trove of photographs and artifacts from across the African Diaspora. One house features […]

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Here’s how Africa could change the global economic game

Business leaders representing the diverse resources of the African continent gathered on Wednesday morning to discuss rapidly growing economies, global partnerships and technological advancements in Africa’s 54 countries. The forum, the inaugural North East African Business Conference, comes as the continent is poised to emerge as a global economic force, according to the world Bank. […]

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Africa Live: Deliveries hit by biker crackdown in Kenya

Africa Live: Deliveries hit by biker crackdown in Kenya – BBC News BreakupRecent news Close latest news Summary Commuters and businesses complain about transport delays Kenya orders inquiry into arson allegations against British troops Thousands of ancient transcriptions from Mali go digital Aid flows from Africa as attention turns to Ukraine Ukraine withdraws peacekeepers from […]

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Africa heading towards COVID-19 control, says WHO director

Africa is entering the “control phase” of the COVID-19 pandemic and increasing vaccination rates will be crucial in helping the continent live with the disease, said Matshidiso Moeti, director of the World Organization on Thursday. health for Africa. “While COVID-19 is with us long term, there is light at the end of the tunnel,” Moeti […]

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French Book Donations from Local Sources to West Africa | News

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Recent coups in Africa are more than ‘contagious’

In the past 18 months, seven coups and coup attempts have taken place in African countries. In Burkina Faso, Chad, Guinea, Mali and Sudan, military leaders succeeded in taking power; in Niger and, more recently, in Guinea-Bissau, they have failed. On Thursday, following the failed coup in Guinea-Bissau earlier this week, the Economic Community of […]

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Marijuana Company Oak Creek Set To Expand Into Africa Through Tanzanian Medical Clinics

A Colorado marijuana company with global ambitions is aiming to expand into Tanzania, with the aim of eventually breaking into the European market. Oak Creek’s Honest Marijuana Company, specializing in organic marijuana, is partnering with a new chain of medical clinics in Tanzania to create an African base for the production and sale of medical […]

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Famous fossil discoverer Richard Leakey confirmed that Africa was the cradle of humanity

One word – fossil – is usually enough to identify Richard Leakey, known worldwide for his discoveries confirming that Africa is the cradle of humanity. At just 23 years old, he found two partial skulls of early humans in Ethiopia’s Omo Valley in 1967. Many major discoveries followed, including a complete skull of the first […]

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Ex-Pennsylvania dentist allegedly killed wife in Africa to collect $4.8m life insurance

Former dentist accused of killing his wife for insurance money FBI agents believe Lawrence Rudolph, 67, shot and killed his wife on safari in Africa and collected $4.8 million in life insurance months later. DENVER – A former Pennsylvania dentist is accused of shooting his wife while on safari in Africa to raise $4.8 million […]

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Date of earliest human remains in East Africa

image: Researchers at the Omo Kibish Formation in southwestern Ethiopia in the East African Rift Valley. The area is an area of ​​high volcanic activity and a rich source of ancient human remains and artifacts such as stone tools. to see Continued Credit: Celine Vidal The age of the oldest East African fossils widely recognized […]