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Daily Archives: May 17, 2016

Welterweight silver champion Manyuchi targets top opponent

Welterweight silver champion Manyuchi targets top opponent

World Boxing Council welterweight silver champion, Charles Manyuchi says his wish is to fight anyone in the top 10 in his division when he next steps into the ring to defend his t ...

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Is Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment a coup or Brazil’s window of opportunity?

Is Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment a coup or Brazil’s window of opportunity?

Lee Alston, Indiana University “Brazil’s young democracy is being subjected to a coup,” said Dilma Rousseff after the Senate on May 12 voted 55 to 22 to remove her as president an ...

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South African taxi drivers protest against Uber

South African taxi drivers protest against Uber

South African metered taxi drivers have again protested against Uber. This comes at the time when the government launched regulations to legalise the reservation of taxis online. ...

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Why the world needs intelligent leaders and what it takes to be one

Why the world needs intelligent leaders and what it takes to be one

Theo Veldsman, University of Johannesburg The world today is characterised by increasing variety, interdependency and connectivity; complexity, change, ambiguity, seamlessness and ...

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Angola’s health crisis deepens after slump in oil causes budget cuts

Angola’s health crisis deepens after slump in oil causes budget cuts

Angola is facing a public health emergency. Its public hospitals have been overwhelmed by a series of disease outbreaks, and the government has been forced to turn to private busi ...

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How rapid urbanisation is changing the profile of wildlife in cities

How rapid urbanisation is changing the profile of wildlife in cities

Caroline Isaksson, Lund University and Petra Sumasgutner, University of Cape Town Globally, more people live in urban areas than in rural ones. Africa and Asia are urbanising fast ...

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African proverb of the day 17/05/2016

African proverb of the day 17/05/2016

The cook does not have to be a beautiful woman. Shona Proverb   Image by Yves| CC 3.0 ...

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