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Fidelity deploys surveillance drones in suburb of Johannesburg

Private security firm Fidelity Services Group is a pioneer in the use of drones to guard residential developments in the Grand Fourways in North Johannesburg. The company says the deployment of drones will increase proactive crime prevention and the ability to plan crime prevention operations, while facilitating a faster response …

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South Africa to vaccinate athletes ahead of Tokyo Olympics | The powerful 790 KFGO

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African athletes scheduled to compete in this year’s Tokyo Olympics will receive COVID-19 injections during a vaccination roll that has so far prioritized the elderly and workers frontline, the country’s medical authority said on Tuesday. Tokyo is expected to host the Games from July 23 to …

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This low-cost zero-waste grocery bus in South Africa tackles food insecurity

Sanele Msibi assists a customer inside the Skhaftin bus in Johannesburg, South Africa. May 18, 2021. Thomson Reuters Foundation / Kim Harrisberg By Kim Harrisberg JOHANNESBURG, May 24 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – When Sidney Beukes got his bus driver’s license, he never imagined driving a 40-year-old school bus that has …

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this specialist Johannesburg Ferrari dealer will take Bitcoin instead of old-fashioned cash

JOHANNESBURG – Fourways-based Ferris Cars claims to be the first car dealership in South Africa to sell a car in exchange for Bitcoin instead of cash. And furthermore, it was not just any car, but an impeccably presented pre-owned Ferrari California. The occasion was celebrated with a cocktail party attended …

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NBA announces formation of NBA Africa with investment of five former players | NBA.com Canada

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, May 24, 2021 – The National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced the formation of NBA Africa, a new entity that will lead the league’s activities in Africa, including the Basketball Africa League (BAL) – a partnership between the NBA and the Federation basketball international (FIBA) and the …

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Joburg explores technical options for solving water-related problems

The City of Johannesburg explains that it is exploring all possible technical options with Rand Water to address issues with the current water supply to the Hursthill, Brixton and Crosby systems caused by below-average inflow of water into the system. In a statement Sunday, the city of Johannesburg said it …

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Peter de Villiers remained ‘speechless’ after gift from Springbok legend Bryan Habana

Peter de Villiers. (Lee Warren / Gallo Images) Pierre de Villiers took to social media to share a photo of a gift he received from the former Springbok Wing Bryan Habana. Habana donned the Springbok jersey 124 times between 2006 and 2016, while De Villiers replaced Jake White as head …

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Mark Taylor believes Australian bowlers were ignoring attempt to change the state of the ball

Amidst a crowd of former and current cricketers refusing to believe Australian bowlers not to know about ball tampering before, one person stood up for them. Former Australian skipper Mark Taylor threw his back behind Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Nathan Lyon – who were part of the …

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DA’s Hell Week

Head of AD, John Steenhuisen POLITICS The DA prides itself on being the official South African opposition party, determined to speak out against corruption and present a transformed and united front. However, this week has shown signs of an organization in disarray after one of its advisers was accused of …

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Senior Account Manager job, Johannesburg

Remuneration: Negotiable cost for the company Benefits: As part of the cost package for business Location: Johannesburg Level of education: Degree The employment level: Middle / Senior Type: Permanent Reference: # Mich1446 Company: VGP recruitment Previously disadvantaged applicants will be given preference. The Johannesburg office of a creatively led brand …

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