The digital divide risks leaving millions of rural families in poverty

Despite a massive increase in the number of migrants sending money home via digital transfers due to the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of their rural family members are struggling to access mobile banking services that could potentially affect them. help to get out of poverty. The president of the United Nations …

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Jordan van den Berg takes amazing trip from South Africa to Providence Christian at Penn State | Sports

Before moving to Gwinnett County from Johannesburg, South Africa almost a decade ago, the only thing Jordan van den Berg knew about American football was what he had seen in movies. “Turns out the movies aren’t that precise,” the Peachtree Corners resident joked. But van den Berg’s story is fit …

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Municipalities can realistically only collect 37 billion rand of debt of 231 billion rand

Through Loyiso Sidimba 19h ago Share this article: ShareTweeterShareShareShareE-mailShare ONLY about R 37 billion of the R 231 billion owed by consumers, including households, businesses and government, for services provided by the country’s 257 municipalities can realistically be recovered. The National Treasury revealed this week that the country’s eight metropolitan …

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African All Stars Transfer News & Rumors: Chelsea to add Loftus-Cheek to Hakimi offer

Goal brings you all the latest news, rumors and offers related to African stars around the world Chelsea add Loftus-Cheek to Hakimi’s offer Chelsea are ready to add Ruben Loftus-Cheek to their offer to sign Inter Milan winger Achraf Hakimi, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport. Les Bleus are keen …

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TAKE A LOOK | Adidas has a new Sandton City store with digital mirrors and concierge service

Front of the Adidas concept store in Sandton. (Image: supplied). Adidas will open its South African concept store in Sandton City in Johannesburg on June 25. The store has high tech features including interactive mirrors to help customers with styling options. It also has a sneaker cleaning service and shoppers …

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Citizen Arrest: Johannesburg Woman Brings Phone Thief Into Car

A Johannesburg woman nearly lost her cell phone to a passerby with long fingers, but she manages to defend herself and prevent the thief from escaping. Security cameras from a nearby facility captured the incident and the footage was eventually released on social media. There are reports that the incident …

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Beyond vaccine hesitancy: It’s time for Africa to expand its vaccine manufacturing capacity amid growing COVID-19 vaccine nationalism

In The Lancet Microbe, Paul Adepoju provides a report 1 Africa is preparing for COVID-19 vaccines. on Africa’s delay in the global race to roll out mass vaccination against COVID-19. This race is unprecedented and characterized by high-income countries adopting strategies such as pre-ordering millions of doses before COVID-19 vaccines …

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Elgar leads forward as South Africa recovers against Windies

Dean Elgar’s five-hour occupation of the fold while compiling a valuable 77 took South Africa from depths of 37 for three to comparative comfort of 218 for five on opening day of the second test against the West Indies Friday. Elgar’s disciplined shot of 77, which spanned 237 deliveries and …

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Undiagnosed and untreated disease identified in rural South Africa

PICTURE: Emily Wong, MD view After Credit: African Institute for Health Research BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – A comprehensive health screening program in rural northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa has found a high burden of undiagnosed or poorly controlled noncommunicable diseases, according to a study published in The Lancet Global Health. Researchers found …

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GreenCape Highlights Green Investment Opportunities in New Market Reports

Featured Image: City of Cape Town Sector development agency GreenCape has launched the latest Market Intelligence Reports (MIR) which highlight investment opportunities in key sectors of the green economy. Developed each year in partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development and Tourism of the Government of the Western Cape, MIRs …

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