Sun, 17 February, 2019
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Lend Me Your Votes – De Lille

Patricia de Lille has promised her newly-formed political party, Good, will put people before politics.Scores of people from communities across the Western Cape on Saturday gathered at Hoofweg Primary School in Blue Downs in support of the former Cape Town mayor.The party officially launched its Western Cape, “Aunty Pat...
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Was Eskom Crisis Deliberately Created?

Police officers and intelligence officials will reportedly be deployed to all Eskom power facilities in...
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Student’s Legal Team Questions Sans Souci’s Disciplinary Hearing

The Chamber of Legal Students representatives, the student’s legal team, says it awaits reasons as...
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DA Calls On Mboweni To Not Award Any More Bailouts To SAA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on Finance Minister Tito Mboweni to not award any...
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Report Detailing SSA’s Challenges To Be Published Soon – Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa says a report detailing the challenges facing the State Security Agency (SSA)...
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Dept To Standardise Learning Material Allowances For NSFAS Students

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has announced a standardisation of all learning material allowances for...
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MTN Denies Paying Bribes To Secure Iranian Cellphone Licence

MTN has denied paying bribes to secure a lucrative cellphone licence in Iran after it...
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2,000 Students Across SA To Be Awarded CETA Bursaries

The Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA) has set aside R160 million to fund students...
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Helen Zille Reflects On Last Two Terms As She Delivers Last Sopa

Outgoing Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has delivered her last State of the Province Address.Reflecting...
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R5.4BN To Be Spent On Turning City Of CT Into Water Sensitive City

The City of Cape Town is on a drive to ensure greater water security for...

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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,”...
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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)...
Nigerians get ready to go to the polls on February 16.

What To Expect When 84 Million Nigerians Go To The Polls

Nigerians go to the polls on February 16 in the first of two sets of elections to choose the president, national assembly and state...
15 people have died at a stampede during an election rally for Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari.

Nigeria Election Stampede: Death Toll Now At 15

Fifteen people were killed in a stampede at an election campaign rally by President Muhammadu Buhari in southern Nigeria, health officials said on Wednesday.In...
Artisanal miners working underground in one of Zimbabwe's gold mines.

Zimbabwe Miners Trapped Underground After Mine Flooding

Up to 38 artisanal miners are feared dead in Zimbabwe after a mine they were working in was flooded.Gold panners produce more than half...

Several Dead in Buhari Rally Stampede in Nigeria

ABUJA - Several people were killed Tuesday when a stampede erupted at a campaign rally of Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari days ahead of general...

Drug Lord, Escape Artist ‘El Chapo’ Convicted by US jury

NEW YORK - The world’s most infamous cartel boss Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, who rose from poverty in rural Mexico to amass billions of...
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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...
Mobile Technology

Five Ways Mobile Technology Will Transform Education

Mobile technology has transformed the way we live and work, and it can be expected to rapidly change the ways in which children learn...

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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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Wawrinka Stuns Nishikori To Reach Rotterdam Final

Three-time Grand Slam title winner Stan Wawrinka reached his second Rotterdam Open final on Saturday...
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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...
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,...
Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe Slams Academy Awards

Russell Crowe, Seth Rogen and Catriona Balfe are among the stars to criticise Academy Awards bosses for handing out some of the key statuettes...
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...
Business Travel As A Working Mom

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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Visa Announces Fintech Fast Track Program In Central & Eastern Europe, Middle East And Africa

Visa (NYSE: V) today announced it is expanding its Fintech Fast-Track Program in the Central...
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African Countries Must Step Up Their Support For Displaced People

With the Kampala Convention, African countries have taken the lead in promising protection and assistance...
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Hurtigruten Cruises: The Tallest Led Screen At Sea

Technology will take the guest experience on Hurtigruten’s world’s-first hybrid powered expedition cruise ship MS...
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Entrepreneurs’ Organization Strikes A Balance With Entrepreneur Tarryn Tait

Balancing your business, personal and home life is essential for any entrepreneur, according to Tarryn...
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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

Film Afrika, one of South Africa’s leading television and film production and servicing companies, is...
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How To Avoid Becoming A Dropout Statistic

Across the country hundreds of thousands of young people recently entered Higher Education hoping to...
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Overcoming The South African Maths Challenge

In 2018, less than half of South African learners chose to study pure maths for...
African Digital Reinvention

Defining The African Digital Reinvention

Digital transformation is an often-misunderstood concept – meaning different things to different people -- as...
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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...