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CPC congress sparks hope across Africa

Mainland priority keeps infrastructure front and center, forum says The results of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China are a victory not only for China but also for South Africa and the rest of the continent, a South African lawmaker has said. Floyd Shivambu, a member …

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‘RHOPTA’ Peet Viljoen allegedly scammed JHB Metro out of 30 properties

Tammy Taylor’s “power couple” Peet and Mel Viljoen just can’t seem to stay out of the spotlight. The Real Housewives of Pretoria the stars had their social media jaws open when they offered the other housewives’ real diamonds for their nails during the final episode which aired on Thursday. But …

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South African Vodacom affected by the deployment of the Ethiopian network

The company, majority-owned by Britain’s Vodafone, said overall earnings per share, the main measure of earnings in South Africa, fell to 457 cents in the six months to September 30 from 505 cents a year earlier. . Vodacom said it has implemented a new simplified dividend policy, which is set …

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TAKE A LOOK | Netcare auctions off two of its former hospitals in Joburg

Netcare Clinton Hospital (Supplied) Netcare’s Union and Clinton hospitals, both south of Johannesburg, will go under the auctioneer’s hammer on November 23. The Union facility is the larger of the two, at 12,024 m², and once housed over 200 beds. Both facilities have been decommissioned and replaced by Netcare’s Alberton …

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Metro FM presenter Pearl Shongwe dies in her sleep, family confirms

His family confirmed his “premature passing” with “great sadness” on Tuesday Pearl Shongwe, news anchor of MEtroFM. Photo: MetroFM/Twitter. JOHANNESBURG — MetroFM news anchor Pearl Ntombifuthi Shongwe has died. His family confirmed his “premature death” with “great sadness” on Tuesday. “She died in her sleep,” family spokesman Khehla Tshabalala said …

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Championship Saturday: Benzie’s Hunter Jones wins record 4th state title; Traverse City St. Francis, Johannesburg-Lewiston, Aiden Harrand of Buckley also win state crowns | Sports

BROOKLYN — The Northern Michigan runners announced their presence with authority at the MHSAA Cross Country State Championship Finals on Saturday. Benzie Central’s Hunter Jones left Brooklyn with his record fourth state title. He also set the fastest Finals time in Division 3 history with a 14:46.5, was the fastest …

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21 bodies found in mine in South Africa

By MOGOMOTSI MAGOME, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African police are investigating the discovery of at least 21 bodies suspected of being illegal miners who were found near an active mine in the town of Krugersdorp, west of Johannesburg. According to the police, 19 bodies were discovered on Wednesday …

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William Kentridge: the line of thought, by Jon Bird (Le Monde diplomatique

The Ecologists’ Ball (1985) Royal Academy of Arts “My work is about a drawing process that tries to find a way through the space between what we know and what we see,” explains William Kentridge. Filling the 11 galleries of London’s Royal Academy of Arts, his epic practice is a …

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Taiwan warns Nigerian and South African citizens against terrorist attacks

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) The Foreign Ministry on Saturday warned Taiwanese citizens not to travel to the Nigerian capital Abuja and Sandton, the financial hub of Johannesburg, following terrorist alerts issued by the United States and some other western countries. The ministry also instructed Taiwan’s representative offices in Nigeria and …

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Qantas will replace Perth-Jakarta with Perth-Johannesburg

LONDON – Qantas will suspend services to Jakarta from Perth and in turn fly to Johannesburg, but until March 2023 as it will be ‘suspended until further notice’. Itinerary swap Qantas, which was due to travel to Jakarta on November 30, decided to switch to Johannesburg with a deadline until …

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Global Cultural Districts Unite to Highlight Climate Change | Arts & Hobbies

Alserkal Advisory, based in Dubai, has announced “A Feral Commons”, a new co-sponsored art project bringing together cultural districts from the Global Cultural Districts Network (GCDN) on four continents, each showcasing a public art installation in response to the climate change theme. The first cycle of the series of co-commissions …

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South Africa: Basha Uhuru Festival 2022 announces its program

They will be joined by Lelowhatsgood, iPhupho L’ka BikoMamThug, Kyotic, DJ Mr X, HelloFif_Laaa, DJ Zero, Thabie, Melo B. JonesAN.D, DJ Walker and Mo_Niks. In addition to music, the 10th edition of the Nando-sponsored event will feature discussions on creative enterprise, workshops, design and art. Sounds of Freedom Music Festival …

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Johannesburg-Lewiston’s Jocelyn Tobias wins Week 8 GHT Player of the Week

JOHANNESBURG — Perhaps the region’s most dominant team has finally gotten its first Gaylord Herald Times Player of the Week of the new school year. Johannesburg-Lewiston volleyball has been a powerhouse for some time now, entering the 2022 season with back-to-back Ski Valley Conference championships and some of the best …

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Johannesburg Water calls emergency meeting as levels…

“Due to Rand Watercontinued load transfer from Eikenhof to recover the Palmiet system, Johannesburg Water Commando system levels worsened from critical to empty,” said Johannesburg Water in a statement Sunday morning. Residents of the Hursthill Reservoirs area will have no water, the statement said. The worsening water supply crisis in …

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Between the map and the empire, we make ourselves human…

Nonzuzo Gxekwa is a photography-based artist who lives and works in Johannesburg. She was born and raised in eMnambithi, KwaZulu-Natal, in 1981 and arrived in Johannesburg in 2006. Her new retrospective publication is a meditation on Johannesburg, its space, its people and its practices. Nonzuzo’s work is the most contemporary …

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Case against a man accused of killing six people

Here’s your morning update: an easy-to-read selection of our best stories. Stay up to date with The Citizen – More news, your way. Daily news: October 12 Western Cape High Court rejects Mkhwebane’s bid for reinstatement The Western Cape High Court has rejected Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s urgent offer to …

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South African utility reinstates power cuts from Monday

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s utility Eskom said on Sunday it would resume power cuts from Monday to Wednesday overnight to deal with unplanned outages and restore generation capacity. The beleaguered utility, which relies on aging coal-fired power plants that often break down, has been enforcing blackouts around the country …

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Trot through the alleys of Joburg Zoo while visiting

Residents of Johannesburg and the surrounding area are invited to participate in the monthly Zoo Trot at Joburg Zoo, organized this Sunday October 9 by Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo (JCPZ). Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and doors open at 6:30 a.m. The actual ride takes off at 7:30 a.m. …

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Johannesburg-Lewiston’s Elijah Lindbert wins the GHT POTW for Week 6

JOHANNESBURG — For the first time this year, the Gaylord Herald Times Player of the Week is officially a Cardinal of Johannesburg-Lewiston. While the volleyball team had plenty of athletes who performed well enough for the nominations, the football team didn’t have the same success either individually or as a …

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Football-Guinea has had the rights to organize the Nations Cup withdrawn

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Guinea has been stripped of the right to host the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations final and bidding for the tournament is set to reopen on Saturday, the Confederation of African Football said on Saturday. This follows a meeting in Conakry on Friday between Guinea’s interim president, …

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Fear grips undocumented foreign workers in South Africa

Johannesburg (AFP) – A Zimbabwean migrant domestic worker, Precious, who arrived late for work, rushed into her duties for a white South African family as if nothing had happened, but hours earlier she had been arrested for being in the country without papers. South Africa – the most industrialized country …

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Repatriation of eleven Ethiopian manuscripts from Johannesburg…

Robyn Howes, Steve Delamarter, Kaleab Demeke, Yikunnoamlak Mezgebu Introduction (Yikunnoamlak Mezgebu) We are here today to witness the repatriation of a collection of eleven manuscripts to Ethiopia. They have been absent from the country for more than sixty years. Ms. Robyn Howes of Johannesburg, South Africa, has owned the collection …

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Bharathiyar awards return to South Africa after Covid hiatus

Johannesburg, September 25 (PTI): The annual awards named after famous Tamil poet and freedom fighter C Subramania Bharati, have returned to Siva Gnana Sabay — a religious organization based in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg — after a two-year break forced by the coronavirus pandemic. The organization has been awarding the …

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Work underway to repair and rebuild community of Eldorado Park: Mayor of Joburg, Mpho Phalatse – SABC News

Johannesburg Mayor Mpho Phalatse assured residents of Eldorado Park in the south of the city that work was underway to repair and rebuild their community. Residents of Eldorado Park will demonstrate outside their local police station on Friday morning, demanding an end to criminal activity they say is fueled by …

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Durban cyclists tackle a race to raise money for St Theresa’s Children’s Home

A GROUP of cyclists from around Durban have united to raise funds for St Theresa’s Children’s Home in Sydenham. The team of 16 cyclists will ride from Johannesburg to Durban for seven days in what has been dubbed the Jozi2Sea Cycle Tour. Barry Porter, who initiated the bike trip, said …

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Minerals Council calls for faster inclusion of private electricity providers

JOHANNESBURG (miningweekly.com) – The Minerals Council South Africa supports the president Cyril Ramaphosaof the electricity recovery plan and urges the private sector to participate more quickly in the resolution of the worsening electricity crisis in the country. Members of the Minerals Council have 6,500 MW of energy projects embedded in …

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Friends accused of killing Byo man

A Bulawayo man, initially believed to have been the victim of a tragic carjacking incident in Johannesburg last Thursday, is believed to have been murdered by his friends for over R5,000. Reports received by Sunday Southern Eye show that two Zimbabweans and three South African nationals have been arrested in …

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Know the jurisdictions of the JRA M1 and M2 highways

The Johannesburg Roads Agency (JRA), which is responsible for the repair and maintenance of roads and related infrastructure within the municipal boundaries of the City of Johannesburg (CoJ), advises road users demarcations of the M1 and M2 motorways. Following numerous service-related complaints on social media platforms regarding motorway maintenance, the …

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Air Belgium connects Belgium and South Africa and thirty-eight other destinations on the African continent

Air Belgium Airbus A330neo – © Eric Magnan With the launch of its new routes between Brussels Airport, Johannesburg and Cape Town, Air Belgium offers business and leisure travelers direct flights to South Africa and thirty-eight destinations in Southern Africa. Air Belgium restores direct air links between Belgium and South …

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East Jordan flees JoBurg in the second half for a division win

JOHANNESBURG – You couldn’t draw a better start than the Johannesburg-Lewiston football team on Friday night. The historically dominant schedule entered Friday’s game with East Jordan looking to end their long winless streak that began last year, and looked set to do so as the game’s first three practices came …

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Vote for the GHT player of the week from 28/08 to 03/09

GAYLORD — The return of fall sports means the return of the Gaylord Herald Times Player of the Week awards. Each week, four athletes from Gaylord, St. Mary and Johannesburg-Lewiston will be eligible to win, and it will be up to you to decide who takes home the crown each …

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Stormers and Sharks thrill in preseason openers

Suleiman Hartzenberg scored four tries to guide Stormers XV to a dominating pre-season opener victory over SWD Eagles, while the Sharks secured a thrilling victory over the Lions in Johannesburg on Friday. The Stormers XV scored 14 tries en route to a convincing 94-7 win in a pre-season friendly at …

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Social media is a factor in ‘mental health problems’ among young people in South Africa: Pastoral worker

A study by South African researchers indicates that the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened cases of mental health problems among children and adolescents in the country. In partnership with the Association of Catholic Ministers of Mental Healththe Catholic Healthcare Association of Southern Africa (CATHCA) manages a one year project develop MHM …

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Six suspects arrested by the Johannesburg Flying Squad

Members of the Johannesburg Flying Squad arrested four suspects for various crimes in the Johannesburg area and recovered a vehicle and two unlicensed firearms with ammunition between August 26 and 29. Four suspects have been arrested for possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition, and a red Toyota Sedan stolen from …

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If Zimbabwe is for Zimbabweans, so is South Africa – Operation Dudula demands foreigners leave

By Staff Reporter A xenophobic movement in South Africa, members of Operation Dudula marched through shops in Johannesburg (China City) on Saturday demanding that foreigners leave. It is estimated that three million Zimbabweans live and work in South Africa. Operation Dudula targets immigrants under the theme #PutSouthAfricansfirst. They accuse them …

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Help finance the Spanish stay of the chorister Dhlamini

Khabo Dhlamini (38) will fly to Barcelona, ​​Spain in October to represent South Africa at the 2022 Choral World Cup, which will feature music ranging from African tunes to jazz and western classical. Dhlamini, alongside the multi-award-winning chamber choir of Joburg Quava Vocal Group, will compete against renowned choirs from …

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ConCourt denies Mkhwebane’s second cancellation request

In its ruling, which was handed down on Wednesday, the Constitutional Court said it had considered the Ombudsman’s second request for annulment and concluded that it too should be dismissed. FILE: Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane. Photo: @PublicProtector/Twitter. JOHANNESBURG — The Constitutional Court rejected another last-minute bid by suspended public protector …

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Richie Mo’unga lays heat on All Blacks manager Ian Foster after win over Springboks

Richard Knowler is a senior rugby editor for Stuff OPINION: Rewarding Richie Mo’unga for his lionhearted effort in Johannesburg should already be a done deal for All Blacks manager Ian Foster ahead of the test against Argentina. Given how calmly Mo’unga contributed to the All Blacks’ 35-23 win over the …

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CSK very upset with Moeen Ali for joining UAE T20 League, follow live

SAT20 League vs ILT20 League: who does Moeen Ali play for? Apparently, the South Africa T20 League and the UAE T20 League are… SAT20 League vs. ILT20 League: Who is Moeen Ali play for? Apparently South Africa T20 League and UAE T20 League are confused. Even though the SAT20 League …

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Solutions Architect (Johannesburg or Cape Town) – Gauteng Sandton

Company Description: Capitec Bank is a leading South African retail bank that focuses on essential banking services and offers innovative retail transaction, savings, insurance and unsecured lending products. Capitec’s mission is to make banking simple and transparent to help customers – regardless of income or asset level – improve their …

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Joburg wants to buy electricity from private producers to limit load shedding

The City of Johannesburg intends to buy 500 megawatts of power from independent power producers to help avert ongoing blackouts in South Africa’s biggest city. A request for proposals awaits National Treasury approval and is expected to be released within weeks, Mpho Phalatse, the mayor of Johannesburg, said in an …

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MGA shelled out thousands for a four-day trip to South Africa

Tista’ taqra bil-Malta The Malta Gaming Authority spent thousands of euros on a four-day trip for its former CEO and two other officials to South Africa in 2017. Former CEO Joseph Cuschieri splashed out thousands on a four-day trip to South Africa when he headed the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) …

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Schedule, results and team news, plus how to watch on TV

New Zealand enter this year’s Rugby Championship as the defending champions, but having been beaten by South Africa in the opening match, they are certainly not among the favourites. How to watch the games on TV (Every hour BST) Round 1 2nd round South Africa v New Zealand (Emirates Airlines …

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As Online Hate Speech Hits Africa, Social Media Companies Must Act

* Online hate speech targets Zimbabweans in South Africa * Widespread digital abuse also seen in Ghana and Kenya * Culturally sensitive content moderation key, activists say By Kim Harrisberg and Nita Bhalla JOHANNESBURG/NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Social media was once a source of light entertainment for Nora, a …

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US Secretary of State Blinken in South Africa for Africa Tour

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken kicked off his three-nation tour of Africa with his arrival in South Africa on Sunday. Blinken’s visit to Africa is seen as part of a competition between Russia and Western powers for the support of African countries in the war in …

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Exhibits in three Johannesburg buildings provide historical context to life in the city

Shell House, the Rand Daily Mail house and Solly Sachs House in Johannesburg has been converted into 1,100 accommodations, with amenities such as football pitches, netball courts, homework rooms, playgrounds, gymnasiums, laundries and unlimited Wi-Fi. Hosken Consolidated Investments (HCI) Property worked with the Apartheid Museum to create permanent exhibits in …

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By the numbers: How the All Blacks are preparing for the Springboks in South Africa

It’s the greatest rivalry in rugby history and the timing of this year’s game couldn’t make it more intriguing. The All Blacks, in one of their worst crises ever, following that historic home defeat to Ireland, embark on their traditionally toughest mission – to face the Springboks in South Africa. …

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Senior Software Engineer – Gauteng Johannesburg

Technical property of products. This includes building and designing software, ensuring design consistency with the larger architecture, service operational excellence, technical documentation, collaboration with stakeholders, and more. ? Deliver high quality work on your own with team support and participate in group tasks.? Take ownership of high-level ambiguous projects and …

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South African authorities to lower fuel prices at the pump from Wednesday

A worker fills up a car at a Shell gas station in Johannesburg, South Africa, March 16, 2022. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JOHANNESBURG, July 31 (Reuters) – South Africa will reduce the price of fuel at the pump from the middle of next …

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8 models raped while filming music video near Johannesburg, South Africa

One woman was raped by 10 men and another by eight, according to cops. (Representative) Johannesburg: A gang of gunmen broke into a music video shoot and raped eight young female cast members in a small South African town this week, police said on Friday. Security forces have arrested three …

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Just 10 homes in Soweto have sold for over R3m, data shows

Only 10 of the 183,525 homes registered in Soweto, Johannesburg, have achieved a sale price of more than R3 million, according to the latest report from property analysis firm Lightstone. Most registered houses in Soweto (84%) are worth between R250,000 and 700,000, while 12% are worth between R700,000 and 1 …

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Judicial Service Commission recommends suspension of Hlophe to Ramaphosa

Jean Hlophe. (Photo: Gallo Images) A full bench of the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg sacked presiding judge John Hlophechallenge to the proceedings of the Judicial Service Commission which led to his being found guilty of irrefutable serious misconduct. The same court later granted Hlophe leave to appeal the decision …

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Why ‘Farmgate’ threatens Cyril Ramaphosa’s bid to clean up South African politics | Cyril Ramaphosa

It’s been a busy week for Cyril Ramaphosa, the affable President of South Africa. He called on his 60 million compatriots to remember Nelson Mandela’s legacy, spoke at an investment forum in ‘Africa’s richest square mile’ and returned generous tributes to a senior member of the ruling African National Congress. …

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Agile Scrum Master – Gauteng Johannesburg

As a Scrum Master, you will help your team produce high quality software in an iterative and agile way. You will work closely with the development team to ensure they have everything they need to deliver their product on time and within budget. You will be responsible for ensuring everyone …

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Suspended Numsa officials head to court for suspensions – SABC News

A group of officials from the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) are preparing to go to the Johannesburg Labor Court on Friday to try to have their suspensions lifted. Around 30 officials say they have been suspended by the union in recent months – in a bid …

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Java Developer at Michael Page South Africa Limited – Gauteng Johannesburg Region

Our banking client is looking to hire an experienced Java developer with extensive experience in Spring-boot, Java and Oracle, candidates must have experience in mobile + PC applications. Position based in the office in Johannesburg. Customer details Commercial bank providing financial services to various industries. The description Job duties: Analysis …

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Be careful to buy to rent

Even though rents are steadily rising again, with the prospect of further growth over the next few months, landlords face exorbitant municipal and maintenance costs. Photo: provided BUSINESS Think twice before buying a house to rent, especially if you plan to depend on it for income, experts have warned. Even …

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Prepaid water system too expensive for Johannesburg tenants

The prepaid water system was not working in their favor as they ended up paying R150-200 for prepaid water tokens per day. Photo: Supplied NEW Tenants at the Xanadu complex in Windsor East, north of Johannesburg, have been left dry after the corporate body reportedly introduced a new water billing …

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AirLink launches daily return flights Johannesburg-Victoria Falls

HARARE – South Africa’s Airlink is set to launch direct daily return flights between Johannesburg and Victoria Falls from August 15, 2022, the carrier announced on Monday. The private regional airline’s flights will be operated using a modern 98-seat Embraer E-190 airliner which is due to leave Johannesburg at 11.30am …

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Mass shooting at tavern in Johannesburg, South Africa’s Soweto township kills 15, police say

At around 12:30 p.m. local time on Sunday, a group of men went to a tavern in Johannesburg, South Africa, and shot 23 people, killing at least 15 of them. said the police. According to the South African Police Service press release, 12 people died at the scene. A total …

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South Africa’s energy crisis has never gone away

South Africa’s national energy company, Eskom, announced last week that it would extend its blackouts, plunging most South Africans into darkness for more than six or even nine hours a day and leaving the economy, already in the grip of a wider crisis unemployment and inflation crisisunder respiratory assistance. Eskom, …

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‘Political cheating with Tshidi Madia’: Gordhan puts De Ruyter on a pedestal

In an exclusive interview with Tshidi Madia, ANC NEC member Nomvula Mokonyane criticizes the Minister of Public Enterprises for his handling of the country’s energy emergency. Nomvula Mokonyane at Gavin Watson’s memorial service in Roodepoort, west of Johannesburg. Photo: Kayleen Morgan/EWN. JOHANNESBURG – Controversial member of the National Executive Committee …

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Cosafa 2022: Malawi defender Chirwa loses passport at OR Tambo International Airport

The defender has returned home but is expected to rejoin his teammates once the issue is resolved Malawi defender Gomezgani Chirwa could miss the next Cosafa Cup tournament after losing his passport at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa. The Flames touched down on Saturday ahead of the …

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Developing strategies to accelerate the reduction of maternal mortality in the African Region – Global

Johannesburg – The African Region accounted for 66% of the 303,000 maternal deaths recorded globally in 2017. To address this situation, WHO, in collaboration with UNFPA, UNICEF and partners, is supporting Member States to ensure that all women and girls have access to timely and quality health services, especially during …

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​Abby Nurock in The Lab Johannesburg – The Lab

The Johannesburg Lab is Mixmag and Budweiser’s weekly live event where we feature top DJs at the iconic rooftop bar place thirteenoverlooking star-studded Johannesburg. On Wednesday, July 6, we are delighted to present Abby Nurock as well as special guests ROZ and Avi Subban. Subscribe to the guest list here. …

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First quarter employment increased by 42,000 jobs

First quarter employment increased by 42,000 jobs – Stats SA This signals a 0.4% increase from the fourth quarter of last year. FILE: Unemployed builders, tilers and plumbers hold placards looking for jobs on the side of the road in Johannesburg in November 2019. Photo: AFP JOHANNESBURG – Stats SA …

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#LoveTheRun with Totalsports Women’s Race OR Totalsports Women’s Race: support the locals and wear pink for a good cause

The Totalsports Women’s Run, considered South Africa‘s biggest Women’s Day sports celebration, will take place in three cities (Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban) on National Women’s Day (Tuesday 9 August 2022) and title sponsor Totalsports is delighted to announce that each participant will receive an official event t-shirt which has …

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Taps in the Eastern Cape of South Africa are going dry

Johannesburg, South Africa — South Africans living in the Eastern Cape are counting down to ‘day zero’ when the taps in the Nelson Mandela Bay area will dry up. Experts say climate change-induced drought has left reservoirs nearly empty, while municipal mismanagement is forcing city officials to scramble to plug …

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Fourth round Test pursuits are no longer a lackluster affair | locust

In back-to-back home Tests against New Zealand, England chased 277 at Lord’s and 299 at Trent Bridge. Earlier this year, South Africa chased 240 in Johannesburg and 212 in Cape Town to bounce back from 0-1 to win the series against India. So, four times in the past six months, …

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We have just organized period workshops in schools in Africa

In December 2018, Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 came to Johannesburg. This gave us thrills, good music and above all major commitments in the fight against extreme poverty. Among these, American actor, director, producer and screenwriter Tyler Perry has pledged to donate $1 million to support 50 young changemakers across …

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South Africa welcomes Covid vaccine patent waiver

Johannesburg, South Africa: South Africa on Saturday (Sunday in Manila) welcomed a World Trade Organization (WTO) agreement to allow developing countries to start producing their own Covid vaccines after a close battle two years. “We got a deal. It was a hard-fought deal,” said Trade Minister Ebrahim Patel, who along …

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Stats: England now have top three ODI totals

ENGLAND TOUR OF THE NETHERLANDS, 2022 England now hold the top three spots for the highest ODI set totals ©Getty All the major records England broke against the Netherlands in Amsteleevn today: 498/4 – The highest total in the history of any List A cricket topping 496/4 by Surrey against …

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Best City for Startups: Joburg vs Cape Town

Data from the latest Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2022 shows what it takes for cities to compete in the race to the top as destinations for startup talent and investment. The results show that Silicon Valley is the world’s leading startup ecosystem, followed by New York and London tied for …

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fastjet expands flights to Vic Falls

BY METHEMBE SIBANDAFASTJET Zimbabwe has introduced a second daily flight service from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg International Airport, OR in South Africa. In a statement, Fastjet spokesperson Nunurai Ndawana said the new development was designed to provide international tourists arriving in or departing from Johannesburg with additional options. He said …

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Air Côte d’Ivoire opens a new route to South Africa

Air Côte d’Ivoire will launch a new route between Johannesburg and Abidjan, in Côte d’Ivoire. The Johannesburg-Abidjan route via Kinshasa will be launched on June 29, 2022. The airline will introduce four weekly flights between Johannesburg and Abidjan. Reservations opened on June 1, 2022. The new road also provides easy …

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Android Backend Developer (M/F) – Gauteng Johannesburg

IT consulting company Andriod – Back-end Developer (M/F) (M) Android Marshmallow (F) F-droid (free and open source software) About: Implement and deploy new features in collaboration with mobile application developers. Implement features such as backing up user data to the cloud, streaming content to client applications, real-time interactions, sending push …

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Joburg companies try to attract skills with higher wages and “sweeteners”

Anecdotal evidence suggests that some financial services companies in Johannesburg are offering higher wages and adding sweeteners to entice skilled workers back to the city and offset South Africa’s trend of out-migration in recent years. The onset of the Covid pandemic in March 2020 led to an increase in emigration …

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Discovery Insure launches firefighting service in Joburg

With a fire in Johannesburg every six hours, Discovery Insure has launched its own fire department in Johannesburg Discovery Insure has partnered with Advanced Emergency Management Services (EMS) to launch a private firefighting initiative, called Fire Force. The Discovery Fire Force will be available to customers in most of the …

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Registration Open for Absa Run Your City Joburg 10K Heritage Day

Runners and walkers enjoying the action on the road. Photo: Chris Hitchcock. Johannesburg’s biggest Heritage Day celebration, the Absa Run Your City Joburg 10K is back and local runners and walkers will be thrilled on Saturday 24th September. Founded in 2016, the Absa Run Your City Joburg 10K is part …

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Five players who can decide the draw between Mozambique and Rwanda | The new times

Rwanda’s Amavubi will face Mozambique’s Mambas in Johannesburg on Thursday, June 2 in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The match promises plenty of action, with both teams looking for the perfect start in the qualifiers as they hope to clinch one of the Group L tickets to the …

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