Daybreak Africa – Voice of America

Daybreak Africa – Voice of America

Daybreak Africa  Voice of America Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from … Source link

Allianz changes leadership team to align its ambitions in Africa – IOL

Allianz changes leadership team to align its ambitions in Africa – IOL

JOHANNESBURG – Financial services company, Allianz Africa, on Monday appointed Adja Samb as chief executive of Allianz Senegal, with effect from January 1 and subject to regulatory approval, with the aim of aligning its strong business ambitions in Africa. Based in Dakar, Samb replaces Xavier Laurent who becomes regional head of market management and will lead […]

South Africa's military at a crossroads – Daily Maverick

South Africa's military at a crossroads – Daily Maverick

Chief of the South African Army, Lieutenant-General Lindile Yam, addresses the audience during a press conference at the SA Army College on October 18, 2018 in Pretoria, South Africa. (Photo by Gallo Images / Netwerk24 / Deaan Vivier) South Africa has myriad development priorities and observers are right to ask why the nation should be […]

UN council regrets Somalia's decision to expel envoy – The East African

UN council regrets Somalia's decision to expel envoy – The East African

By AFPMore by this Author The UN Security Council on Saturday expressed regret after Somalia expelled a UN envoy but added that it expected “full cooperation” between Somalia and the United Nations. The council released the unanimous statement after UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Friday agreed to appoint a new UN envoy to replace […]

Uhuru Kenyatta defends handshake with Raila Odinga – The East African

Uhuru Kenyatta defends handshake with Raila Odinga – The East African

By IBRAHIM ORUKOMore by this Author A roundtable interview that Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta held with leading media houses at State House Mombasa at the end of last year, has allowed political observers a peek into the political agenda his administration will pursue in 2019 and beyond. During the hastily arranged interview, the president gave […]

New Year resolutions for South Africa – Rising Sun Chatsworth

New Year resolutions for South Africa – Rising Sun Chatsworth

We are in a new year, 2019. It is also an election year. It is time for us as fellow South Africans to reflect on the state of governance in our beautiful country over the past 25 years of democracy. Corruption in government and municipalities has resulted in billions of rands leaving the country illegally […]

Du Plessis's ton puts South Africa in commanding position – euronews

Du Plessis's ton puts South Africa in commanding position – euronews

By Mark Gleeson CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Captain Faf du Plessis led from the front with a hard-earned century to give South Africa a commanding 205-run advantage at the end of the second day of the second test against Pakistan at Newlands on Friday. Du Plessis failed to score in either innings in the first […]

7-year old from Southgate raises $5000 to build well in Africa – Fox 2 Detroit

7-year old from Southgate raises $5000 to build well in Africa – Fox 2 Detroit

Southgate, Mich (WJBK) – A little girl from Southgate has learned how families in Africa have to walk nearly 10 miles a day for clean drinking water, so she decided to do something about it.  “I feel pretty good about it,” Sydney Frump said. 7-year old Sydney Joy Frump of Southgate has done something extraordinary, […]

'Cheaper' private schools delivered more top performers than South Africa's most expensive schools in 2018 – Business Insider South Africa

'Cheaper' private schools delivered more top performers than South Africa's most expensive schools in 2018 – Business Insider South Africa

(supplied, Helpmekaar Kollege) “Cheaper” South African private schools produced more top-performing matriculants in the 2018 IEB examinations than the country’s most expensive private schools. SA’s most expensive schools featured at the top of the IEB logs – but only a few. Meanwhile, “cheaper” private schools – which still cost upwards of R66,000  per year in tuition – […]