Gift Of The Givers
The Gift of the Givers has sent a consignment of bottled water to Kannaland.The organisation transported 100,000 litres of water on Tuesday and Thursday.The Kannaland Municipality says dams in various areas, including Calitzdorp and Zoar, are running dry.Kannaland Municipality spokesperson Ian Avontuur says the dam in Calitzdorp is at 11% and has about five months of water left.Avontuur adds that Zoar is critical because the two main dams in the area are at 10%...
Marine Sciences As Subject

3 CT Schools Now Have Marine Sciences As Subject

Three Cape Town schools have launched marine sciences as a new subject.The Two Oceans Aquarium...
Solly Msimanga

Msimanga To Step Down As Tshwane Mayor

Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga has announced that he is stepping down from his position.Msimanga says...
Bo-kaap Heritage

Public Participation Process On Bo-kaap Heritage Protection Now Open To Public

The public participation process into the City of Cape Town's plan to include the Bo-Kaap in a...
Angelo Agrizzi

Agrizzi Claims ANC Asked Bosasa For Money For Electioneering IN NW

JOHANNESBURG - Former Bosasa executive Angelo Agrizzi has mentioned the African National Congress (ANC) for the first time in...
Dan Tshanda

Dan Tshanda Has Been Laid To Rest

Family and friends have flocked to the Palm Bible Church to bid farewell to veteran...
Numsa's Irvin Jim

Airline Comair And Numsa On A Salary Dispute Stalemate

Airline Comair and the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa are in a stalemate...
Tshwane Major Solly Msimanga.

Solly Msimanga’s Term As Mayor Comes To An End

The City of Tshwane mayor, Solly Msimanga, is expected to announce on Friday he will...
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Hou Hoek Pass Fire Contained

CAPE TOWN - A fire which had been raging near the Houw Hoek Pass has...
Emergency vehicles drive into the Rheinmetall Denel munitions facility in Macassar

Probe Into Rheinmetall Denel Munition Plant Explosion Still Ongoing

CAPE TOWN - Five months after a blast at a munitions plant near Somerset West claimed 8...

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Oil Refinery

Saudi Arabia Plans Oil Refinery, Petrochemicals Plant In SA

Saudi Arabia plans to build an oil refinery and a petrochemicals plant in South Africa as part of $10 billion of investments in the...

Canadian Kidnapped in Burkina Faso Found Dead

A Canadian geologist kidnapped earlier this week in Burkina Faso has been found dead, the country's security ministry said Thursday.Kirk Woodman was abducted by...

African Union Urges Congo to Suspend Final Election Results

KINSHASA, CONGO — The African Union continental body issued a surprise last-minute demand late Thursday for Congo's government to suspend the announcement of final results...
Kazakhstan’s Olympic Ice Skater

Killers Of Kazakhstan’s Olympic Ice Skater Get 18 Years In Jail

Kazakhstan on Thursday sentenced two men accused of killing Denis Ten, a figure skater who won bronze at the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014,...
Civilians flee as security forces aim their weapons at the hotel buildings in response to the terrorist attack in Nairobi.

Kenyatta Launches ‘Aggressive Manhunt’ For Terrorists Involved In Deadly Attack

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday vowed to track down terrorists who staged a deadly assault the day before on a hotel-and-office complex in an...
The Zimbabwe government has restored internet services but social media sites remain blocked.

Zimbabwe Internet Restored But Social Media Remains Blocked

Zimbabwe's paranoid government Wednesday restored the internet but kept social media sites blocked as tensions remained high in a country that has seen violent...
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Admassu Tadesse

Africa Top10 Business News

Africa Needs a Confidence Boost to Attract InvestmentAdmassu Tadesse, President and CEO of the Trade and Development Bank (TDB) – shares his thoughts, at...

Rand Steady in Early Trade

JOHANNESBURG - The rand traded steady against the dollar on Friday, after slipping in the previous session following the central bank’s less-hawkish tone and...
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Top Three Shares To Consider Owning In 2019

As we are still at the early days of the New Year, many are reviewing their portfolios and investments towards becoming wealthier. After a...
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Road To Davos 2019: Is The World Sleepwalking Into A Crisis?

Is the world sleepwalking into a crisis? Is the darkened economic outlook caused by geopolitical tensions? In the following discussion CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters...
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How To Get The SA Economy’s Engine Room Working Again

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently rated the country's business confidence as 'hesitant'. Just how much do we have to look...
Freelancer Working

Top 6 Trends Influencing The Workplace For 2019

The workplace is undergoing tremendous change as the the result of new technology, shifting societal attitudes and new generations of workers with different needs...

Ramaphosa: ‘Govt Dealing With Eskom Problems & Working To Stabilise Sars, NPA’

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa says that South Africa will be taking a positive message to the world which outlines government’s collaboration with business...

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Former Champion Azarenka Dumped From Open At First Hurdle

Former world number one and two-time champion Victoria Azarenka was dumped from the Australian Open...
Shaun Marsh

Marsh Sets India Huge Run Chase With Dominant Ton

Shaun Marsh smashed 131 off 123 balls to leave India with a testing run chase...
Serena Williams

Ominous Serena, Zverev Make Open Statements

A focused Serena Williams sent an ominous Australian Open warning with a 49-minute first-round demolition...
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Swartbooi Wants to Continue UJ Rugby Legacy

Dewey Swartbooi is ready to continue a strong rugby legacy at the University of Johannesburg...
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De Gea Hails ‘Real Manchester United’

David De Gea said the "real Manchester United" had been on show after his brilliant...
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Zouma Leads Everton To Bournemouth Win

Kurt Zouma's second-half header and substitute Dominic Calvert-Lewin's stoppage-time strike saw Everton beat Bournemouth 2-0...
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De Kock Puts South Africa On Top

Quinton de Kock hit an imperious century to put South Africa in a powerful position...
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Bafana Bafana Legend Phil Masinga Has Died

Phil Masinga has passed away.The Bafana Bafana account confirmed this in a tweet earlier on...
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Seventh Heaven Beckons For Federer, Djokovic

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are both gunning for a record seventh Australian Open crown...
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Resurgent Man City Resume Title Quest Against Wolves

Pep Guardiola's rejuvenated Manchester City face a potentially tricky challenge at home to Wolverhampton Wanderers...
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Rare Bontebok Born At Vergelegen

One of the rarest antelope species in Southern Africa is thriving in the unexpected setting of a Somerset West wine estate. Vergelegen, which hosts 100 000 local and international visitors annually, has welcomed nine...
The Antarctic ice is melting much faster than 40 years ago.

Antarctic Ice Loss Risen Sixfold In Last 40 Years: Research

Antarctic glaciers have been melting at an accelerating pace over the past four decades due to an influx of warm ocean water - a startling new finding that researchers say could mean sea levels...
Mysterious and beautiful Africa

INFOGRAPHIC: The Forces That Have Shaped Africa Today

Mysterious and beautiful Africa, the second-largest continent on Earth, is the birthplace of our species. Today it remains as alluring and as fascinating as ever, with an incredible scope of humanity, bio and cultural...

Prince Philip, 97, Escapes Unhurt From Car Crash

LONDON - Queen Elizabeth’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip escaped uninjured from a car crash while driving on Thursday near the Sandringham estate in eastern England.Police said two people in a car that collided with...
Poster image of the South African film Kanarie

Proudly South African Film ‘Kanarie’ Closes American Distribution Deal

After a successful run at the local box office, Marche Media has closed a deal with film distribution company, Breaking Glass Pictures, granting them the American Rights to the LGBTQ musical hit Kanarie (Canary).The film will...
Singer Mariah Carey.

Singer Mariah Carey Sues Her Former Assistant

Singer Mariah Carey on Wednesday sued her former assistant for breaking a nondisclosure agreement, negligence and theft, according to court documents.Carey, one of the world’s best-selling singers with 200 million records sold and hits...
Valdiviano

Valdiviano: Hearty Soup From Chile

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Valdiviano is one of the most famous and oldest Chilean soups. Since it is extremely popular throughout the country, it appears in numerous versions, but it typically consists of thin strips of...
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The Surprising Secret To Speaking With Confidence

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. In this fun and personal talk, Caroline shares a story of moving from stage-paralysis to expressive self. Accompanied by...
The 'planetary health diet doubles the intake of fruit, vegetables and nuts and halves the intake of meat and sugar.

‘Planetary Health’ Diet Ideal For People And Planet

Scientists have unveiled what they say is an ideal diet for the health of the planet and its people - including a doubling of consumption of nuts, fruits, vegetables and legumes, and a halving...
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Holiday Inspiration For The Public Holidays And School Holidays...

Over the next few months, South Africans will be spoilt with public holidays scattered throughout March and April, along with a very decent period of school holidays in June and July. There’s no better...
Kenya

Go To Kenya This Year

Have you always wanted to watch 1.7 million wildebeests thunder across the Maasai Mara? This is the year to realize your wildest dream— witnessing the Great Migration, shopping for elaborate beaded jewelry, and riding camels...
Cape Town Street Parade.

Must See: Africa’s Biggest Cultural Festival – Cape Town...

Capetonians and visitors to the city alike can look forward to enjoying the world class Cape Town Street Parade, Africa's biggest cultural festival, on the 2 January 2019.Previously known as the Tweede Nuwe Jaar...
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New Advancements For People With Lower Limb Paralysis

The five finalists in the three-year Mobility Unlimited Challenge have been unveiled at CES in Las Vegas. The Toyota Mobility Foundation launched the $4...
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East London Zoo Animals Remain Confined In Small Barren Enclosures

By Louzel Lombard SteynThis is a story about a lonely bear in a pit, a jaguar with nowhere to run or trees to climb, a...
Elao Martin

Elao Martin Wins University Of Johannesburg Corobrik Regional Architecture Award With...

Clay brick is a building material with an ancient history and a bright future – and the 32nd Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year...
Grande Provence Harvest Festival

Grande Provence Harvest Festival is a Barrel of Family Fun

February is harvest time in the winelands and the perfect time for Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate to roll out the barrel for their...
Children’s Amendment Bill

Understanding Proposed Amendments To The Children’s Amendment Bill Of 2018

Opinion by Katinka Pieterse, Chairperson: National Adoption Coalition of SA (NACSA)The Department of Social Development (DSD) has drafted last minute changes to the proposed...
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Iccrom Africa Expert Meeting For Cultural Heritage Conservation Concluded At The...

New Africa programme to focus on youth and its engagement with heritageConnect and inspire African youth with the possibilities of their rich heritage. Use...
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Commemorating The African Triumph Over British Army At Joburg Theatre

Isandlwana Battle Musical Lecture – Demonstrating how ‘unity of purpose’ has achieved what experts would have called impossible… Renowned artist and cultural doyen - Mbuso...
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Taking Control Of Your Child’s Screen Time Post The Holiday Season

Chances are over the festive season; your children spent more time on their mobile devices and now with back to school around the corner,...
South African Passport

South African Passport Power Remains Stable in 2019

The South African passport remains stable in 2019 on the latest Henley Passport Index. South Africa, ranked 53rd globally, continues to occupy 3rd place...

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