Tue, 21 Jan 2020

US Diplomat's Remarks Stir Controversy in Cameroon

YAOUNDE - There have been mixed reactions in Cameroon to the meeting between the top U.S. diplomat to Africa, Tibor ...

African Players in Europe: Salah strikes as Liverpool stroll on

Paris - Mohamed Salah scored his first ever goal against Manchester United to keep Liverpool on the road to their ...

CSA sends Ngidi, Shamsi to conditioning camp

Cape Town - Cricket South Africa (CSA) has identified four franchise players who have been placed in a high performance ...

UK PM Boris Johnson seeks post-Brexit deals at Africa summit

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson meets 16 African leaders at an investment summit on Monday that will see Britain cast ...

Mind the gap: 22 men are richer than all of Africa's women

Economic inequality is widening across the world and women in particular are feeling its effects as care work remains undervalued, ...

Landmark court ruling highlights crisis in South Africa's cities and towns

A high court in South Africa has passed a landmark ruling with far-reaching implications for municipalities that fail to carry ...

Government should get out of the way of business

The news item below on News24 caught my eye.It tells one all you need to know about why this country ...

Mboweni heads to the UK for investment charm offensive

Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni will lead a SA government delegation to an investment summit in the United Kingdom on ...

Goldman Sachs opens bank branch in South Africa

Goldman Sachs Group received approval from the South African Reserve Bank to conduct the business of a bank in the ...

Red-faced records beckon for Proteas

Cape Town - South Africa, now trailing 2-1 in the four-Test home series against England from 1-0 up, have set ...

Faf recommits future to Proteas, eyes T20 World Cup as swansong

Cape Town - Faf du Plessis says he remains committed to captaining the Proteas despite suggestions that he could be ...

Pitiful Proteas fall to embarrassing defeat in PE

Port Elizabeth - England completed a comprehensive win by an innings and 53 runs on the fifth day of the ...

Joe Root scripts unwanted record in Test cricket

Port Elizabeth [South Africa], Jan 20 (ANI): England's Joe Root on Monday scripted an unwanted feat to his name as ...

England defeat South Africa by an innings and 53 runs in third Test

Port Elizabeth [South Africa], Jan 20 (ANI): England defeated South Africa by an innings and 53 runs in the third ...

Middendorp fumes as Chiefs' Absa Premiership lead cut

Johannesburg - Kaizer Chiefs' German coach Ernst Middendorp was upset after a 1-1 draw at lowly Black Leopards cut their ...

Tanzania to relocate 36 lions who attacked humans and cattle

Tanzania will give rehouse 36 lions following a slew of attacks by the big cats on people and cattle, environmental ...

Boucher on Faf's Test future: 'I have no clue'

Cape Town - The look of disappointment of captain Faf du Plessis' face when he was dismissed for 36 (123) ...

'Blame me,' Boucher takes responsibility for Proteas' struggles

Cape Town - Head coach Mark Boucher says he takes full responsibility for the Proteas' struggles in their ongoing Test ...

Iconic SA guitarist Jethro Butow dies

Iconic SA guitarist Jethro Butow dies 2020-01-19 18:51 Nikita Coetzee share this Jethro Butow (Photo: Twitter) Related Links Veteran SA ...

Blitzboks keen to go and do the work - Du Preez

Cape Town - After 71 tournaments in the World Rugby Sevens Series, one could expect Blitzboks sweeper, Branco du Preez, ...

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Stock markets in Asia rise on Monday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks were mainly well bid on Monday, the start of a new trading week.The Hong Kong market ...

China powering into the nuclear age, 65-years strong

BEIJING, China - There are currently eleven nuclear power units under construction in China, the largest number of nuclear power ...

Apple ensures iPhone owners can switch off location tracking

SAN JOSE, California - Apple has added a new toggle that addresses privacy concerns around the location tracking feature on ...

UAE to house massive solar park costing $13.6 billion

DUBAI, UAE - The 800MW third phase of Dubai's solar park will be operational in April, the Dubai Electricity and ...

Half-a-billion dollars awarded in U.S. Defense contracts

WASHINGTON, DC - The Pentagon on Thursday awarded more than half-a-billion dollars in defense contracts.With around 0.53 cents in every ...

New York to spend $6.8 billion over 5 years to combat climate change

ALBANY, New York - New York state is to spend an additional $2 billion on energy efficiency and building electrification ...

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DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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