South Africa zero in on World Cup probables

South Africa zero in on World Cup probables

South Africa are certain about two-thirds of their 2019 World Cup squad after their series win in Sri Lanka, according to coach Ottis Gibson, who hopes to have his tournament template ready by the home summer. The main questions appear to be in the bowling department, where South Africa seem spoilt for choice having rested […]

Submit your application to TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Africa 2018

Submit your application to TechCrunch Startup Battlefield Africa 2018

If there’s one thing we learned hosting last year’s Startup Battlefield in Kenya, it’s that the tech startup scene across Africa is both impressive and growing rapidly. More than 300 tech hubs connect and mentor entrepreneurs across the continent — making it an exciting time and place to be a startup. And we can’t wait […]

Africa Opens its Doors to the World

Africa Opens its Doors to the World

Durban, South Africa. By Thomas Okbo 2018-08-12 01:55:12 A diverse continent with more than 50 different countries, Africa is blessed with vast natural resources – offshore oil and gas reserves, precious metals and diamonds, iron ore, cocoa, timber and more. That wealth of resources, coupled with an increasingly skilled workforce, key trade hubs and growing […]

Stone solid: Ex-Longhorn from South Africa makes run at major

Stone solid: Ex-Longhorn from South Africa makes run at major

ST. LOUIS — The land of Ernie Els, Retief Goosen, Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel could be delivering another winner of a major title. With his second straight solid round at the PGA Championship on Friday, South Africa’s Brandon Stone is one good weekend away from breaking through at the same course where the godfather […]

Africa: Heaven for Nature Photographers

Africa: Heaven for Nature Photographers

With a land surface exceeding 30 million square kilometers that makes it the second largest continent on earth, Africa’s scenery is rich, diverse and unparalleled. Little wonder that when the first tales of early European explorers eventually reached home, they inspired even greater numbers to visit the continent. Going to Africa is on many people’s […]

'Weird Al' joins Weezer on stage to cover Toto's 'Africa'

'Weird Al' joins Weezer on stage to cover Toto's 'Africa'

Things got a little weird in Los Angeles Wednesday as Weezer covered Toto’s classic rock tune “Africa”. Weezer covered the iconic song during Wednesday’ night’s show at The Forum in Los Angeles, and partway through the performance Weird Al Yankovic joined the band on stage to finish the cover. Video posted by John Capodice to […]

African Innovation and Integration of WordCamp Conferences

African Innovation and Integration of WordCamp Conferences

The unmistakable truth to mastering technology is understanding the reality that 80% of all tech careers require the ability to read and comprehend the written word, no matter what language. African nations are realizing the empowerment of thought leadership using tech. There can be several hundred dialects and language nuances that are related to the […]

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