South Africa

NOTICE | Deon Pretorius: How do we deal with South Africa’s “culture of destruction”?

A suspected looter shoots a few items on the ground outside a vandalized shopping center in Vosloorus. The short, medium and long term development processes must be implemented by a government capable of a coalition of agencies to ensure that the conditions that fuel frustration, anger and destructive conflict are …

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Under Secretary Nuland’s trip to South Africa, Botswana, Tanzania and Niger

Under Secretary for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland meets with South African Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Naledi Pandor NOTE TO THE MEDIASPOKESPERSON’S OFFICEAMERICAN STATE DEPARTMENT1 AUG 2021 Under Secretary for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland will visit South Africa, Botswana, Tanzania and Niger from July 31 to August 6. In …

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Vietnam seizes shipment of lion bones / rhino horn from South Africa

WASHINGTON, July 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – from Vietnam seizure of three tonnes of lion bones found in a container shipped from South Africa raised concerns about up to 12,000 captive-bred lions for the country’s notorious “canned” hunting industry. The container also included rhino horns weighing 138 kg. The …

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Alcohol industry at risk of collapse if South Africa’s lockdown restrictions are not lifted: companies

After a wave of violence and destruction in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, which saw 161 liquor stores and distribution centers looted and damaged, the alcohol industry has called for the ban on sale to be lifted alcohol so that legal businesses can operate. He said restrictions must be relaxed to avoid …

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The spirit, life and art of South African pop pastor Tsepo Tshola

I regret to start this way. No sooner had I struggled to find a way to say goodbye to Mabi Thobejane and Steve Kekana, when South African music lost singer and songwriter Tsepo Tshola. These three masters of the nation’s musical soul were famous, but not celebrities. Because they never …

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Adopt eLearning to help South Africa’s post-pandemic rebound

While the Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted daily teaching processes and sparked the need for alternative learning methods, the growing popularity of e-learning and digital training platforms for minors is not surprising. . Working to provide a simple and consistent approach through specialized platforms, New Leaf Technologies took on the challenge …

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Egypt / South Africa: Al Ahly wins CAF Champions League “Al Ashra” with a victory against 10 chefs

Casablanca, Morocco – Egyptian giants Al Ahly beat 10-man Kaizer Chiefs 3-0 in Casablanca on Saturday night to successfully defend their CAF Champions League crown and secure their 10th overall title. Goals from Mohamed Sherif, Magdy Afsha and Mohamed Elsoulia secured Ahly the title, with the Chiefs having to play …

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Georgia rugby coach hospitalized with COVID in South Africa

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) – The Georgia national rugby coach was in serious condition in hospital in South Africa on Saturday after contracting COVID-19 during a series organized to help the world champion Springboks to prepare for the British and Irish Lions tour. Levan Maisashvili has “serious lung damage …

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What is happening in South Africa? Riots after the arrest of President Jacob Zuma

The arrest of former South African President Jacob Zuma this month sparked looting and violence in the country’s two most populous provinces amid a record spate of Covid-19 infections. Why was Jacob Zuma arrested? Mr Zuma was President of South Africa from 2009 to 2018, a time when alleged corruption …

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