India has a key role to play in Africa’s battle against Covid: The Tribune India

Gurjit Singh Former Ambassador to the African Union The emergence of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 in South Africa has placed the cat among the pigeons. There’s a lot of fly culling going on, trying to nip it in the bud. The use of mixed messages creates a dichotomy that …

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O&M Financial and Operational Analyst – 12 month contract

My client in the renewable energy industry is looking for a Business Graduate to join their team for a 12 month contract in Cape Town. Graduates and those with experience will be considered. The successful candidate will be responsible for the financial and operational analysis relating to the O&M segment, …

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Accessories in Johannesburg: five looks

JOHANNESBURG – This sprawling city is the economic hub of South Africa, attracting people from across the country, the continent and beyond. Equally varied is the way its nearly six million residents dress up, with some choosing to mirror their dreams while others strive to keep pieces of home or …

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Limerick woman describes frenzied return to South Africa amid Omicron panic

“Our phones were going crazy, I was seriously hoping we weren’t going to be on Omicron’s positive list in Ireland,” said Marie O’Riordan, who has just come out of isolation after returning from Africa. South with his partner last month. , and negative test for the new variant. Originally from …

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The right wishing to bring the nation back to its discriminatory past

Sunday 5 December 2021 | 2 a.m A political science professor stands in front of a crowd and calls for women to be kept away from engineering schools, medical schools and the legal profession so that they can instead focus on “female goals” such as “cleaning up and having children”. …

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Bipartisan selection of Ohio lawmakers project latest energy to curb payday lending industry

Bipartisan selection of Ohio lawmakers project latest energy to curb payday lending industry State lawmakers on both sides of the aisle just want to take another break from dealing with the Kansas payday loan market. Representative Marlene Anielski, from R-Walton Mountains, is drafting legislation she intends to introduce early next …

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How this 33-year-old man lives in South Africa on $ 88 a day

Tanisha Colon-Bibb always planned to spend her life in New York City – until love took her halfway across the world. The 33-year-old entrepreneur grew up in Harlem as the youngest of four children. After graduating from Spelman College in 2010, she launched her first business, Rebelle Agency, helping clients …

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Field Hockey Canada requests travel exemption for team stranded in South Africa

Field Hockey Canada is asking for an exemption from the federal government to help bring its junior girls’ team back from South Africa. The team is currently stranded in Potchefstroom, about 120 kilometers southwest of Johannesburg, due to changing travel restrictions linked to COVID-19. A statement from Field Hockey Canada …

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Digital lending is the next horizon for African banks, says Skaleet CEO

Sponsored by: Skaleet December 3, 2021 • • The recent growth of financial entities such as fintechs, telecoms and neobanks has put enormous pressure on Africa’s traditional banking system, pushing physical lenders to develop new strategies to face the competition. Although telecoms and banks cooperate in many areas, the rise …

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Resilient urban cities: what are they and why are they important?

The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author. To solve the climate emergency, the city’s investments in green infrastructure that ensure social and racial equity are the way forward to have impact at scale. The Glasgow Climate Pact calls for action, but a few days …

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