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South African Passport Moves Up Global Rankings

The South African passport moves up by two spots in the second quarter of 2019 on the latest Henley Passport Index. South Africa, ranked 51st globally, continues to occupy 3rd place in...
Protect Your Airbnb

Ways To Protect Your Airbnb This Easter Season

Many South Africans have become Airbnb hosts, either as a main income source or savvy side hustle. In fact, a report from Airbnb last year showed there are about 35 000 SA home hosts (65%...
New Sars Commissioner Edward Kieswetter.

New Sars Commissioner Kieswetter Steps In To End Wage Strike

Newly appointed South African Revenue Service (Sars) Commissioner Edward Kieswetter has stepped in to try and resolve an ongoing wage dispute at the revenue service.Officials have been locked in talks with labour...

Zimbabwe Travel Guide

Travel & TourismZimbabwe may be one of the most beautiful countries in Africa, but it is perhaps better known as one of the more troubled nations on the continent. From its independence, in 1980,...
Zambia, Lusaka

Zambia Travel Guide

Travel & TourismYou know that friend who has traveled to all corners of the world and had tea with the Dalai Lama? Well, chances are he or she hasn’t been to Zambia. In the...
Western Sahara

Western Sahara Travel Guide

Travel & TourismStretching along the northwestern coast of the African continent, this former Spanish colony remains a disputed territory and is one of the most sparsely populated regions on Earth. Its people look to...

Uganda Travel Guide

Travel & TourismLauded by many as “the Pearl of Africa,” Uganda is one of the most fertile countries on the continent, with an astonishing array of wildlife and a diverse society that celebrates its...

Tunisia Travel Guide

Travel & TourismTunisia is a gem among gems in North Africa. The country enjoys temperate Mediterranean weather, a bounty of amazing Roman ruins, miles of spotless beaches, and abundant wildlife; you won’t get bored...

Togo Travel Guide

Travel & TourismThough Togo may take up only a sliver of the West African coastline, it has become one of the most popular destinations on the continent. There is nothing small about what this...
Guinea Bissau

Guinea Bissau Travel Guide

Travel & TourismThe Republic of Guinea-Bissau, a small, little-known country in western Africa just south of Senegal, is an ideal spot for adventurers seeking off-the-beaten-path travel opportunities. Though it is one of the world’s...

Guinea Travel Guide

Travel & TourismWith its spectacular landscape and vibrant culture, Guinea is a hidden gem in West Africa. It possesses lush rain forests, breathtaking waterfalls, and pristine beaches. Conarky, the Guinean capital, is a bustling,...

Gambia Travel Guide

Travel & TourismWith miles of coastal beaches and the Gambia River running through the country’s entirety, Gambia is one of the most beautiful and peaceful lands in Africa. As the continent’s smallest nation, with...
Wanuri Kahiu

Africa Top10 Lifestyle & Travel News

Viola Davis is Developing a Series Based on Octavia Butler's 'Wild Seed' with Nnedi Okorafor and Wanuri Kahiu            Learn about the...
Tewolde GebreMariam

Africa Top10 Business News

CEO Forum Endorses Ethiopian Airlines as Top CarrierDespite facing its biggest crisis in years, Ethiopian Airlines’ chief executive says the company remains committed to its pan-African...
Housing Port Elizabeth

Housing Market In Affordably Priced Port Elizabeth Offers Potential For Sound Capital Growth

With the residential property market in Nelson Mandela Bay reflecting house price growth of 5.3%, outperforming the national average of 4.3% (Source: Pam Golding Properties residential price index January to November 2018),...

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