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Monthly Archives: November 2017

Carolyn Steyn, the lady behind the ‘67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day’

Carolyn Steyn, the lady behind the ‘67 Blankets for Nelson Mandela Day’

Carolyn Barkhuizen, now known as Carolyn Steyn, is an accomplished actress who moved from her hometown of Johannesburg to find distinction and fortune in Hollywood. As the ‘Chief ...

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Samsung Electronics announces new leadership

Samsung Electronics announces new leadership

Samsung Electronics announced its new leadership for the next phase of its growth. Presidents Kinam Kim, Hyunsuk (HS) Kim and Dongjin (DJ) Koh will succeed Vice Chairman Oh-Hyun K ...

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Rwanda announces global visa free regime starting January 2018

Rwanda announces global visa free regime starting January 2018

Rwanda has announced what could be termed a global visa free entry for travellers from everywhere in the world starting January 1, 2018. A communique released by the Directorate o ...

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Isabel Dos Santos sacked from Angola state oil firm

Isabel Dos Santos sacked from Angola state oil firm

Isabel Dos Santos, the billionaire daughter of former President José Eduardo dos Santos, is Africa's rishest woman. She has been removed as head of Sonangol. The country is under ...

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11 tourists killed in light airplane crash in Tanzania

11 tourists killed in light airplane crash in Tanzania

At least 11 people were killed in northern Tanzania on Wednesday when a light aircraft flying to the Serengeti National Park, a popular tourist destination, crashed, the flight op ...

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5 ways to survive your first year of business

5 ways to survive your first year of business

Starting a business can be tough especially when it comes to funding, marketing your business or even drawing on customers. Generally, 70% to 80% of African businesses fail within ...

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Makamba Life – S02E03 – Mutumwa Mawere

Makamba Life – S02E03 – Mutumwa Mawere

Makamba Life Back by popular demand: Dr James Makamba speaks again to the businessman and thinker Mutumwa Mawere on the state of African business, leadership and much more! Watch ...

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Africa has the prospect to become a trend setter

Africa has the prospect to become a trend setter

The future African consumer is Africa, South African creative agency Andpeople said during its presentation at the World’s Global Style Network (WGSN) Futures Summit last Thursday ...

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UAE trade with Africa rockets

UAE trade with Africa rockets

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has always had strong ties with Africa. Given that about 65% of all Arabs are also Africans, it is no surprise that there is a close relationship be ...

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Fly Africa invests $7.2 million to revive firm

Fly Africa invests $7.2 million to revive firm

Low-cost airline – Fly Africa Zimbabwe – says it has invested $7.2 million out of a planned $9 million towards the revival of the airline after it resumed operations recently post ...

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