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.com | "The transition of the taxi industry, the case of Johannesburg"
South Africa is one of the countries in the world where the higher percentages of the population is using public transport as the mode of movement. The public transport is the major mode of transport for people to and from work, schools, etc.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
New Big Brother house found, show starts October 5
A new Big Brother house has been found in Johannesburg, South Africa, following a devastating fire that gutted the original one on September 2. M-Net and Big Brother producers Endemol have confirmed that with this development, Season Nine of the hit reality TV show will commence on October 5, dubbed Big Brother Hotshots. The show was meant to kick off on September 7, with contestants from 12 African countries already holed up in different hotels in Johannesburg waiting to enter the house.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
This Is Somerset
Handsome Test bowler Norman Gordon who went on to make a century...
Norman Gordon, the former South Africa fast bowler who was the world's oldest Test cricketer, has died aged 103.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Uganda News Picks
$75,000 Anzisha Prize for Young Entrepreneurs 2014 Finalists
For the first time ever, African Leadership Academy and The MasterCard Foundation are delighted to have Anzisha Prize finalists from Togo and Ivory Coast Five young women are among the 12 finalists in the running for the $75,000 prize money that will be awarded on 23 September 2014, and will fly to Johannesburg from DRC, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa ... (more)
Lesotho military says it has disarmed police
Lesotho's military seized and disarmed two police stations in the mountainous kingdom Saturday in an effort to secure the country.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Join the radio 20% Club
This year's Radio Advertising Bureau's RadioWorks Conference, which took place in Cape Town and Johannesburg, focused on how radio delivers Return On Investment .
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Beware: Fake Airline Websites. Are You Booking Flights To Africa With ...
I happened to be in need of a flight ticket last Christmas season to attend my best buddy's wedding in South Africa at his native home town Johannesburg.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
$75,000 Anzisha Prize for Young Entrepreneurs Announces 2014 Finalists
Togo and Ivory Coast have Anzisha finalists for the first time and five amazing young women have made the cut with projects varying from tourism, art and energy JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, August 26, 2014/African Press Organization / For the first time ever, African Leadership Academy and The MasterCard Foundation are delighted to have Anzisha ... (more)
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Mail & Guardian
Don't Miss This: August 22 - 24
Palimpsest, James Delaney's second solo show, demonstrates the extension of his focus on organic forms and the contours they take.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Washington Post
Airline Group Backs WHO's Ebola Advice on Continuing Flights
Air links should be maintained with Ebola-hit regions in West Africa that need connections to the outside world, the International Air Transport Association said after more carriers put flights on hold.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Washington Post
IATA Appeals for Airlines to Halt Isolation of Ebola Nations
Airlines should maintain services to Ebola-hit regions which need connections with the outside world in order to fight the disease, the International Air Transport Association said today after more carriers put flights on hold.