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5 hrs ago | Agri Marketing
NEW REPORT OFFERS SOLUTIONS TO CLOSE THE GLOBAL FOOD GAP Dec. 4, 2013 Source: UNITED NATIONS ENVIRONMENT PROGRAMME news release New research presents solutions to meet the world's growing food needs, while advancing economic development and environmental sustainability.
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10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
A dance that looks like a cross between hyped-up hip-hop and Irish line dancing is taking the world by storm.
12 hrs ago | Canada.com
For years, many celebrities in the U.S. and elsewhere have been open about being gay.
16 hrs ago | CNN
South African iReporter Mzukisi captured this image of the iconic Hillbrow tower in Johannesburg.
20 hrs ago | National Geographic
While driving up Africa from Johannesburg to Arusha - over 4,000 kilometres via Botswana, Zambia and Malawi in 5 days - we saw this amazing juxtaposition with a man carrying over 100-pounds of charcoal on his bicycle being passed by a 20-tonne truck carrying gasoline.
23 hrs ago | The Straits Times
Yesterday | GhanaWeb
Africa's finest MC and multiple award winning artist, Sarkodie, yesterday shot his latest music video in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Yesterday | IcNetwork
A former teacher was alleged to have carried out the abuse, ranging from sexual touching to rape, in the 1960s and 1970s The Wales and British Lions coach clinched the top honour, as well as being named high-performance coach of the year at the UK Coaching Awards 2013 What's on TV tonight: 28 Up South Africa, Lionel Bart: Reviewing the Situation ... (more)
ROTOCON today announced its representation in South Africa of Wink Stanzwerkzeuge GmbH & Co.
American filmmaker Jeffrey Barbee obtained a government map that appears to show that authorities in Botswana allocated vast exploration concessions in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Kgalagadi Transfrontier National Park and Chobe National Park without a public debate about the possible environmental and health consequences.
The implementation of e-tolls on Gauteng's highways met with mixed reaction on Tuesday when the controversial project started at midnight.
South Africa's government launched a widely unpopular road toll around the economic hub of Johannesburg on Tuesday, a move likely to heighten tensions with its union allies and alienate some voters in the run-up to next year's elections.
The rand slumped to an almost three-week low and South African bond yields rose to the highest level since September 5 as the nation's current-account deficit widened more than estimated.
Convergence Partners Investments Ltd., a South African private-equity company focused on technology, plans to invest part of its $250 million fund for telecommunications infrastructure in Nigeria and West Africa.
The International Public Relations Association World Congress will be held in Johannesburg at the Sandton Convention Centre on 27-29 September 2015, following a successful bid by the combined efforts of Joburg Convention Bureau, the Gauteng Convention Bureau and the South African National Convention Bureau.