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SA Startup Act: Calls for BBB-EE to be scrapped for startups

Independent online (SA) 19 Sep 2021
This is important partly because in South Africa these terms have been confused – in other words, there’s a difference between a business selling sweets on the side of the street and a business developing software that can be deployed across the world for maximum impact and potential investments ... Fast Company (South Africa).
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How Ibrahim Kamara found his place in fashion

The Philadelphia Tribune 19 Sep 2021
... — he first drew attention in 2016 with “2026,” a striking London exhibition that explored the changing nature of Black African masculinity on street-cast models in Soweto, South Africa — is upending conventional notions of how fashion can relate to race, gender and sexuality.
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Great Reads in Photography: September 19, 2021

PetaPixel 19 Sep 2021
I once was grabbed off the street and thrown into a vehicle but fought my way out of it and managed to get away. And in Africa, I had a group of drunk rangers show up at midnight and try to arrest me for “poaching.” As a woman often working alone, I always have to consider personal safety issues ... Africa.
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UCT historian unearths the influence of the Ottoman Empire on present day Cape Malay culture.

Independent online (SA) 18 Sep 2021
“His cousin Rushdi Ataullah became the first non-white pilot in South Africa. South African freedom fighter and poet Ismail Africa who was called Tatamkhulu Afrika by Nelson Mandela was also of Turkish origin ... “When we pass by Wale Street, we will be more careful if we know the story of the property at 71 Wale Street.
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Woman appears in Timaru court charged with murdering her three young daughters

TVNZ 18 Sep 2021
Mandy Sinanyoni, nanny of the three daughters of Graham and Lauren Dickason, holds photographs of the Dickason family in her Pretoria, South Africa home ... The girl's were killed following an incident at a Queen Street property on Thursday night.
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Doctor charged with murdering her twin two-year-old girls and their sister, 6, just days after ...

The Daily Mail 18 Sep 2021
Lauren Dickason, 40, from South Africa, has been accused of killing two-year-old twins, Maya and Karla, and their six-year-old sister Liane at a home in Queen Street, Timaru, on New Zealand's South Island, on Thursday night ... Police tape protects the scene on Queen Street in Timaru, New Zealand's South Island.
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From South Africa to London – meet the DJs introducing the UK to Amapiano

Channel 4 18 Sep 2021
... streets and on the dance floors of South Africa for several years.
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Algeria's former President Bouteflika dies at 84

Gulf Daily News 18 Sep 2021
Algeria's former leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika has died at the age of 84, Algerian state television reported late Friday. Bouteflika was the longest-serving president of Africa's largest country, and was forced to step down in 2019 after months of mass street protests against his 20-year rule, said dpa international ... .
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Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Algeria's longest-serving president, dies at 84

Finger Lakes Times 18 Sep 2021
ALGIERS, Algeria — Algeria's former leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika has died at the age of 84, Algerian state television reported late Friday. Bouteflika was the longest-serving president of Africa's largest country, and was forced to step down in 2019 after months of mass street protests against his 20-year rule ... ———. .
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Some foreign environments beckon in familiar nearby places

Stars and Stripes 17 Sep 2021
Many of the borough’s vibrant street murals make reference to island culture. To experience London’s Caribbean flair at its loudest and proudest, plan to attend the Notting Hill Carnival, a parade and street festival held on the last Sunday and Monday in August ... North Africa in Marseille.
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Rosendale opposed to Afghan refugee resettlement in Montana

Great Falls Tribune 16 Sep 2021
Nicole Girten   . Great Falls Tribune ... Montana U.S. Rep ... The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday that countries in the Middle East, Europe, Africa and Latin America have “agreed to at least temporarily house some Afghans while they complete the U.S ... evacuated, according to the Wall Street Journal ... Montana Republican U.S. Sen ... .
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How Morocco's king dealt a blow to political Islam

Yahoo Daily News 16 Sep 2021
Morocco's governing Islamist party has suffered a shocking defeat in recent elections - a turn of events reverberating across North Africa given its pioneering role for political Islam amid the Arab Spring ... The PJD made history in North Africa when it won elections in November 2011.
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Tanzanian authorities suspend Raia Mwema newspaper for 1 month

CPJ 15 Sep 2021
Promises by Tanzania’s government to improve the country’s press freedom climate will continue to ring hollow if authorities keep up the trend of taking newspapers off the streets on the flimsiest pretexts,” said CPJ Sub-Saharan Africa Representative Muthoki Mumo ... Raia Mwema also asked why the party itself did not file a complaint ... ....
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Some Ghanaians happy with C.K Akonnor's dismissal

Ghana Web 14 Sep 2021
But there were doubts about his ability to lead Ghana in the World Cup qualifiers having lost to South Africa and a win against Ethiopia. Shortly after Akonnor’s dismissal, GhanaWeb.com took to the streets to gauge the mood of Ghanaians ... Watch the video below.. .
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