Mon, 18 February, 2019
Caster Semenya arrives at the Swiss Sports Tribunal.

Caster Semenya Heads To Swiss Sports Tribunal

Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya of South Africa went to the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday to challenge proposed rules that could force her to lower her testosterone levels.Semenya made no comment as she arrived at the court in Lausanne for the start of a week-long hearing that...
South African Airways (SAA) airplane

SAA To Be Split Into Three Units

South Africa’s struggling state-owned airline (SAA) is to break into three business units as part...
The DA's load shedding billboard after it was vandalised. It was unveiled on Sunday.

Another Controversial DA Billboard Destroyed

The Democratic Alliance s' (DA) billboard on load shedding has been burnt down a day after it...
Lungisa Fuzile at the State Capture Inquiry.

Lungisa Fuzile Back At State Capture Inquiry

Former Treasury Director-General Lungisa Fuzile returns to the state capture commission of inquiry on Monday...
African global logo, formerly known as Bosasa

African Global (Former Bosasa) Announces Voluntary Liquidation

The African Global Group, the company formerly known as Bosasa, has announced the voluntary liquidation...
FNB and Absa have confirmed closing Bosasa's bank accounts.

FNB, Absa Close Bosasa Bank Accounts

First National Bank (FNB) and Absa have informed beleaguered facilities management group Bosasa that their...
Jason Rhode in court for murder trial.

Jason Rhode Trial Sentencing To Proceed

Sentencing proceedings in the trial of convicted wife killer Jason Rohde resumes in the Western Cape High...
Sadia Sukhraj

Man Charged With Chatsworth’s Sadia’s (9) Murder To Appear In Court

A man accused of killing nine-year-old Sadia Sukhraj during a hijacking in Chatsworth south of...
Eskom

Eskom: No Immediate Threat Of Load Shedding

Eskom say there's no immediate threat of load shedding this week but has warned that the power grid...

ANC NEC Set To Decide On Reinstating Mahumapelo As NW ANC Chair

JOHANNESBURG - The African National Congress (ANC)'s special NEC is expected to decide on Supra...

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Lagos, City of Hustle, Builds an Art 'Ecosystem'Due in large part to some female entrepreneurs, the Lagos art scene is achieving a critical mass, and its annual art fair, Art X Lagos, has evolved into a cultural happening that draws an international audience. Lagosians are proud of their “hustle,”...
40 gold miners from the Kartee Gold Mines located in Gboanipea, Liberia, are still trapped underground after a sudden soil collapse on February 10.

40 Miners Remain Trapped In Collapsed Liberian Gold Mine

Fellow miners have been using their bare hands to remove debris in an effort to free some 40 gold miners who have been trapped...
President Donald Trump speaks during an event in the Rose Garden at the White House to declare a national emergency in order to build a wall along the southern border, Feb. 15, 2019, in Washington.

Trump Declares National Emergency

President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency, bypassing Congress to build a wall along the southern U.S. border, and setting up a legal...
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‘Why We Are Postponing The Nigeria 2019 Elections’ – INEC Chairman Mahmood Yakubu

INEC Chairman, Mahmood Yakubu, briefs members of political parties, observers and media about the reasons of postponing the Nigerian presidential 2019 elections.
The election delay in Nigeria were caused by a logistical issues.

Election Delay Cost Nigeria Billions Of Dollars

Nigerians on Sunday counted the cost of the last-minute postponement of presidential elections, with predictions the delay could lose the country billions of dollars.The...
A miner gets ready to descend into a mining pit during a mine search and rescue operation at Cricket Mine in Kadoma, Mashonaland West Province in Zimbabwe on February 15 2019.

Bodies Of 28 Miners Retrieved From Flooded Gold Mine Zimbabwe

The bodies of 28 gold miners have been retrieved from a flooded mine in central Zimbabwe, where rescue operations continued throughout the weekend.Teams have been working...
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Nearly 1,000 Madagascar Children Dead Of Measles Since October -WHO

At least 922 children and young adults have died of measles in Madagascar since October, despite a huge emergency vaccination program, the World Health Organisation (WHO)...
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Highlights Special Of The 25th Investing In African Mining Indaba

The mood was upbeat at the 25th Investing in African Mining Indaba held in Cape Town from 4 to 7 February 2019. The CNBC...
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Eskom Burned R100M Of Diesel A Day To Keep Lights On This Week

Eskom has been using diesel worth about an R100 million a day to keep the lights on this week.The power utility was forced to...
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Cryptocurrency Predictions For 2019

As we enter 2019, it is an opportune time to reflect on the year that was and strategize for the way forward. The crypto...
Huawei will build two data centres in South Africa.

Huawei To Build Two Data Centres In South Africa

China’s Huawei will build two data centres in South Africa from March, it said, as part of plans to expand cloud services across Africa.“The...
The find of an offshore gas field in South Africa can have positive effects on the country's energy future

What A Major Offshore Gas Find Means For South Africa’s Energy Future

Many South African politicians, economists and specialists in the energy sector are celebrating the news that a promising show of natural gas has been discovered in...
Blockchain

Blockchain, Augmented Reality And Virtual Reality Highlighted As Emerging Trends

2018 saw spectrum release discussions for a faster LTE network, increasing communication reach in rural areas and enterprises across industries embracing innovative technologies such...

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Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben has described Anfield as his “worst stadium” as he prepares...
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Neymar’s Father Denies Any Contact With Barca

Neymar's father reiterated on Sunday that there has been no attempt to contact Barcelona over...
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Lions Record First Win In Buenos Aires

A hat-trick of tries from Marnus Schoeman helped the Lions record their first win in...
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Crowds Flock To Pay Tribute To Sala

The death in a plane crash of Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala was a cruel...
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Thomas Seizes Riviera Lead As Woods Surges

Justin Thomas eagled the first hole of the third round on Saturday to open a...
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Spotted In Kenya: The Real ‘Black Panther’

Whispers of sightings of the elusive black leopard have long swirled around central Kenya, and scientists have now confirmed its presence there with a...
Insects are a staple food in many African households, with often more protein than conventional meat sources.

Fried, Steamed Or Toasted; The Best Ways To Cook Insects

For thousands of years people from all over the world have eaten insects. Today about 2.5 billion people – many of whom live in...
Model Winnie Harlow was diagnosed with vitiligo at the age of four.

Model Winnie Harlow Hopes To Encourage People To Follow Their Dreams

Winnie Harlow says she hopes to inspire other women and men to "carve their space in the modelling industry".The 24-year-old model - who was...
Oscar Award Changes

Clooney, Pitt Among Hollywood Actors Yelling ‘Cut’ Over Oscar Award Changes

George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Robert de Niro on Thursday joined a growing protest in Hollywood over plans by Oscars organisers to present cinematography,...
Welgevonden Game Reserve

New Luxury Tented Lodge To Open In The Big...

New to the South African safari scene this year is Inzalo Safari Lodge, an intimate tented luxury lodge due to open its doors to guests in May 2019. Located in the picturesque Welgevonden Game...
Bubble tea from Taiwan.

The Bubble Tea Experience – Taiwan

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Invented in Taichung, Taiwan in the 1980’s, bubble tea is a tea-based beverage that is shaken or mixed with fruit or milk. It is combined with tapioca balls, also known as bubbles, pearls, or boba, so the...
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How To Successfully Master Business Travel As A Working...

Being a working mom is not easy and being a mom who travels for work is even more complicated.Working moms need to balance important strategy meetings with the mayhem of back-to-school; they need to...
Honeymooning In The Alps

Honeymooning In The Alps

A honeymoon (if taken soon after the wedding) is one of the first adventures a newlywed couple will embark upon together. (Sure, marriage is an adventure in itself, but you know what I mean.)...

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African Countries Must Step Up Their Support For Displaced People

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Entrepreneurs’ Organization Strikes A Balance With Entrepreneur Tarryn Tait

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Elephant Experts At Joburg Zoo? Keep Looking

Johannesburg Zoo claims that Lammie the lonely elephant is getting the best care and that...
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Sustainability Takes A Giant Leap In The SA Film Industry

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In 2018, less than half of South African learners chose to study pure maths for...
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Quenet Siblings Dominate At Torpedo SwimRun Val De Vie

The inaugural Torpedo SwimRun Val de Vie took place on Sunday 3 February 2019 at the Val...