Tuesday , 22 January 2019

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UK commits £100 million in Africa power projects

UK commits £100 million in Africa power projects

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG - THE United Kingdom (UK) has invested an extra £100 million (R1,8 billion) to enable first time access to electricity to hundreds of thousands of pe ...

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BREAKING: Technology key to credible polls in DRC

BREAKING: Technology key to credible polls in DRC

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa, DRC KINSHASA - THE use of voting machines is anticipated to curtail anomalies in the crucial elections set for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR ...

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Miss SA finishes 2nd in global contest

Miss SA finishes 2nd in global contest

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG - MISS South Africa, Tamaryn Green, has finished second in the Miss Universe pageant held in Bangkok, Thailand as Miss Philippines eventually took ...

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Buyanga urges Zimbabwe inclusion in Security Council

Buyanga urges Zimbabwe inclusion in Security Council

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG - PROMINENT entrepreneur, Frank Buyanga, is appealing to the United Nations (UN) to consider Zimbabwe for a seat as a non-permanent member of its ...

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Latest BlackBerry available in South Africa

Latest BlackBerry available in South Africa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG - THE newest BlackBerry smartphone -  the  BlackBerry KEY2 LE- is set to be available in South Africa on Monday (today). TCL Communication, the Hon ...

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Liquid invests £8 billion in Egypt telcoms expansion

Liquid invests £8 billion in Egypt telcoms expansion

from AHMED MOOLA in Cairo, Egypt CAIRO - LIQUID Telecom is investing Egypt £8 billion (US$400 million) in the North African country over the next three years to boost Telecom Egyp ...

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Maize soap and mixed views at climate summit

Maize soap and mixed views at climate summit

from ANDRZEJ KOWALCYK in Katowice, Poland  KATOWICE - It was never going to be easy holding a United Nations climate-change meeting in a country that gets 80 per cent of its energ ...

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SA relaxes international travel for minors

SA relaxes international travel for minors

by MTHULISI SIBANDA PRETORIA - SOUTH Africa’s Department of Home Affairs has relaxed some international travel requirements for children going through the country’s ports of entry ...

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Joburg retains ranking as top Africa destination

Joburg retains ranking as top Africa destination

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG - JOHANNESBURG is the most popular destination city in Africa. This is according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index, which pu ...

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British Airways excited at Africa investment prospects

British Airways excited at Africa investment prospects

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG - BRITISH Airways (BA) believes its £4,5 billion (US$5,7 billion or R78,7 billion) investment plan is delivering dividends for its African customers. ...

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