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Daily Archives: November 25, 2016

Growing concern of violence against women and children

Growing concern of violence against women and children

In South Africa one out of every six woman is regularly assaulted by their partner and in at least 46 per cent of cases, the men involved also abuse the children living with the w ...

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A new online trading post for African SMEs

A new online trading post for African SMEs

Small and Medium size Enterprises (SMEs) development is an invaluable key to poverty reduction through accelerating economic growth, and promoting and empowering the poor, women a ...

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Why credit ratings matter and why they can’t be ignored

Why credit ratings matter and why they can’t be ignored

Two of the world’s major ratings agencies, Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s (S&P), will release their credit ratings reviews of South Africa shortly. The third one, Fitch, is ...

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Two young African women making waves

Two young African women making waves

If you educate a man you educate an individual, but if you educate a woman you educate a family (nation)” - Dr. James Emmanuel Kwegyir-Aggrey. As a big believer in female entrepre ...

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African recipe: Nhopi/ Mashed pumpkin and peanut butter

African recipe: Nhopi/ Mashed pumpkin and peanut butter

Since its all things pumpkin in the United States, here is a recipe that will have you feeling like you are part of the Thanksgiving celebrations. Nhopi, a Zimbabwean recipe, is s ...

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African proverb of the day 25/11/2016

African proverb of the day 25/11/2016

A boat does not know who the leader is.  When it turns over, everyone gets wet. African proverb ...

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Riyad Mahrez – 2016 BBC African Footballer of the Year

Riyad Mahrez – 2016 BBC African Footballer of the Year

The whole world is aware of Mahrez's amazing ability to seemingly manipulate a football at will - and it is the sport's biggest clubs, not children, who fight to have him on their ...

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How do high interest rates impact Small Businesses in East Africa?

How do high interest rates impact Small Businesses in East Africa?

Small & Medium Businesses in East Africa should be looking at ways to maximise their efficiency and improve debt management to navigate the risks that high interest rates pose ...

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Ekurhuleni comes alive with Birchwood Jazz Christmas Party

Ekurhuleni comes alive with Birchwood Jazz Christmas Party

The Birchwood Jazz Evening, on Friday, 9 December, will be bringing Gauteng’s jazz-lovers the Christmas party of the year. The evening is set to take guests on a musical journey f ...

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Yoweri Museveni calls for ‘mutual anti-aggression pact’ in Africa

Yoweri Museveni calls for ‘mutual anti-aggression pact’ in Africa

Yoweri Museveni says allowing the removal of Muammar Gaddafi in Libya was a "betrayal" The Trump and Brexit votes are a "nationalist backlash against Western liberalism" triggered ...

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