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Rumors South Africa's financial apportion is about to be arrested are scaring investors

Rumors of a detain of South Africa’s financial apportion have enervated a country’s already struggling currency. On Monday (May 16) the rand mislaid 1.6% of a value opposite a dollar, recuperating somewhat to 15.56 rand to $1. South Africa’s rand was a misfortune performer among 31 vital currencies, and a sensitivity a widest among emerging-market […]

Chainsaw a best apparatus to save Africa's rhinos?

Chainsaw a best apparatus to save Africa's rhinos?

JOHANNESBURG – Desperate times call for unfortunate measures, and with rhino numbers plummeting, a conditions is so unfortunate that conservationists are slicing off a animals’ horns in a bid to safeguard their survival. CBS News match Debora Patta watched as a rhino — one of dozens during a Phinda Game Reserve in South Africa — […]

African Storytelling Meets Comic Books With These New Superheroes

African Storytelling Meets Comic Books With These New Superheroes

African superheroes are emerging, as comic book creators from a continent find to change a definition of diversity, bringing relatable characters and abounding storytelling traditions to a increasingly renouned industry. Famed superheroes like Storm and Black Panther hail from a diaspora already, though direct for Afrocentric stories has been singular in a marketplace dominated by […]

Al-Qaeda affiliates are melancholy West Africa's many pacific cities

Al-Qaeda affiliates are melancholy West Africa's many pacific cities

DAKAR, Senegal — In a city where nightclubs and mosques coexist peacefully, Islamist assault prolonged felt like a unfamiliar problem — something residents watched on news clips from a Middle East or other tools of ­Africa. “We usually didn’t worry really many about it,” pronounced Abdullaye Diene, a emissary imam of a country’s largest mosque. […]

Kenya's $13 billion railway plan is holding shape

The much-hyped Konza Tech City – or “Silicon Savannah” – is hoped to be a world-class heart of entrepreneurship. The $15 billion site, set in 5,000 acres to a south of Nairobi, will accommodate roughly 200,000 people, finish with universities, investigate facilities, and IT centers.

Lawrence Freeman: Western financial complement positively unpropitious to Africa

  Press TV has conducted an speak with Lawrence Freeman, an African process researcher from Baltimore, to speak about a 2nd Regional Security Summit in Abuja that is dictated for deliberating a ways of stopping Boko Haram’s empowerment in a West African region. The following is a severe transcription of a interview. Press TV: The […]

South Africa's Naspers expands video on direct use to 36 other African countries

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s Naspers section Showmax has stretched a video streaming services into 36 African countries where it aims to captivate viewers with a brew of internal and general content, a association pronounced on Friday. Naspers’ video on direct use was launched in Aug final year forward of tellurian aspirant Netflix’s entrance into […]

Circus lions released in Colombia, Peru travel giveaway in South Africa

Thirty-three former playground lions are finally walking on a belligerent of their ancestors after a life spent in vicious captivity. Rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru, a 33 malnourished, declawed and lame lions were airlifted from Lima to O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, from which they finished their final outing to a Emoya Cat Sanctuary […]

Africa's Gota Dam Residence is a ideal mark for plotting universe domination

Africa's Gota Dam Residence is a ideal mark for plotting universe domination

Attention, all burgeoning supervillains: A pleasing — er, we meant disagreeable — cliff-side chateau in a “secret” plcae in Africa has all a makings of apropos your new favorite immorality lair. Privacy? Check. Lots of block footage? Definite check. Uber-private location? Check, check. While this chateau would torment any film baddie pink, a chateau was […]

Horns of a dilemma: retirement to fly 80 South African rhinos to Australia

A late South African sales executive who emigrated to Australia 30 years ago is hatching a adventurous devise to airlift 80 rhinos to his adopted nation in an try to save a class from poachers. Flying any animal on a 11,000-kilometre tour will cost about $A60,500, though Ray Dearlove believes a responsibility and risk is […]

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