Kenya Airways leases Embraer jets from Congo Airways, leverages new partnership – AirlineGeeks.com

[ Aircraft Orders and Deliveries ]September 21, 2021 6:30 a.m. ET By Victor Shalton Kenya Airways leases Embraer aircraft from Congo Airways, leverages new partnership Kenya Airways and Congo Airways entered into an aircraft lease agreement which saw Congo Airways begin crewed leasing of two Kenya Airways Embraer E190s on …

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South Africa’s “dangerous” land policy …

South African women protest against the government’s latest land reform strategy in Cape Town, South Africa on October 15, 2020 (Photo: EPA-EFE / NIC BOTHMA) Talk about a bad signal to send to foreign investors. The Fraser Institute’s recently released Annual Economic Freedom Report includes an entire chapter titled “The …

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Kenya seeks IMF help to repay Chinese loans

Economy Kenya seeks IMF help to repay Chinese loans Tuesday, September 21, 2021 The Director General of the Bureau of Public Debt Management Haron Sirima. PHOTO FILE | NMG By CONSTANT MUNDAMore from this author Summary Kenya is considering using funds from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to repay Chinese …

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Origins of the FLN, the armed wing of the Rusesabagina political coalition | New times

After the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi, the perpetrators, including members of the FAR (Forces Armées Rwandaises), fled to Zaire (now DR Congo) where they regrouped to form armed and political groups to attack Rwanda. On April 3, 1995, the RDR (Rally for the Return of Refugees and Democracy in …

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Tennis | Double round | Alastair Gray claims ITF Johannesburg title

By Glenys Furness Alastair Gray and Daniel Cukierman won the title in South Africa The British / Israelis lost a set en route JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, Alastair Gray team up with Daniel Cukierman and the pair claimed the title. The British / Israeli partnership have released three pairs of seeds …

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US lifts travel restrictions on vaccinated South Africans

Manhattan skyline and Statue of Liberty. By November, the United States will allow entry to South African travelers provided they are fully vaccinated against Covid-19. The US government has imposed a travel ban on most countries for more than 18 months. The measures, announced Monday by the White House, will …

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Mattress Firm, Owned by Steinhoff, Confidentially Files US IPO

Sept. 20 (Reuters) – Mattress Firm Group Inc, the mattress sales firm of South African retail group Steinhoff, confidentially filed documents with regulators on Monday for an IPO in the United States. Steinhoff International Holdings NV said in August that it was evaluating options https://www.reuters.com/article/steinhoff-intln-mattress-firm-ipo-idUSL8N2Q24G0, including a public listing, for …

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Scammers selling fake COVID-19 vaccine cards, negative test results

More and more places require proof that you received a COVID-19 vaccine or that you recently tested negative before giving yourself access. Scammers see an opportunity to profit from the sale of bogus tools or verification products, such as fake vaccination cards, certificates and test results. Our advice: Be aware …

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No country for migrants – OZY

Happy monday! With an unstable economy battling the Delta variant of COVID-19, we could all do with some smart financial advice. But why rely only on traditional experts? Today meet a 25-year-old Nigerian YouTuber who is emerging as one of Africa’s most prominent financial advisers. Amid a serious row over …

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Goldman Sachs hires Barclays executive in S. Africa unit

By Promit Mukherjee and Emma Rumney JOHANNESBURG, Sept. 20 (Reuters) – The Goldman Sachs group has hired Simon Denny, director of Banking Africa at Barclays Plc, to head the investment bank in its South African unit, the US banking giant told Reuters on Monday. Goldman has expanded its business in …

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