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businesstech.co.za — For years, poor governance and policy changes in South Africa have pushed skilled professionals into seeking greener pastures overseas. While this has mostly been associated with white South Africans, more recent findings show that black professionals are now more likely to jump ship. This is accor…
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ladbible.com — Kenya has scrapped images of presidents on their coins in exchange for wildlife, in what is believed to be an attempt to prevent the glorification of the country's leaders. The Central Bank of Kenya unveiled the new one, five, 10 and 20 shilling coins which feature a giraffe, rhino, lion and an ele…
17.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
foxnews.com — A massive emerald crystal was unearthed in the world's largest emerald mine in Zambia in early October. Geologist Debapriya Rakshit and experienced miner Richard Kapeta uncovered the impressive 5,655-carat emerald inside the largest open-pit mine in Kagem, which is partially owned by Gemfields — a …
31.10.2018 0 comments From Alex
iflscience.com — The oldest-ever example of a painting by a human has been found in a cave in South Africa. Archaeologists have made an incredible finding of a human drawing that dates back more than 70,000 years, making it the oldest human drawing ever discovered. The finding, published in Nature, was made in Blo…
13.09.2018 0 comments From Alex
nationalgeographic.com — From gerbil-tooth headdresses to ivory rings, a site in Kenya offers an unprecedented look into a 5,000-year-old herding community. Eastern Africa’s earliest herders built Lothagam North between 5000 and 4300 years ago. Megaliths, stone circles, and cairns flank the main burial mound, which…
20.08.2018 0 comments From Alex
premiumtimesng.com — Nigeria is presently the fourth exporter of gas in the world. The Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas (NLNG) Ltd., says its ongoing plans to reach a Final Investment Decision (FID) on its Train-7 project by December will make Nigeria the third World largest gas exporter. The NLNG General Manager Product…
05.08.2018 0 comments From Alex
unilad.co.uk — CCTV footage has emerged of a crocodile entering a private swimming pool and attacking a couple who were in the water (Kariba, Zimbabwe) And what’s more, the whippersnapper wasn’t just going for a quick dip to cool down – as the footage shows, it was intentionally going after the couple who just ha…
25.07.2018 0 comments From Alex
theatlantic.com — Several new discoveries suggest that our species didn’t arise from a single point in space. Instead, the entire continent was our cradle. There is a decades-old origin story for our species, in which we descended from a group of hominids who lived somewhere in Africa around 200,000 years ago. Some s…
12.07.2018 0 comments From Alex
foxnews.com — At least three suspected rhino poachers have been killed by a pride of lions after they broke into a game reserve in South Africa. Rangers discovered human remains around 4:30 p.m. local time on July 3 in the immediate vicinity of the lions’ territory at the Sibuya Game Reserve in Kenton-on-Sea in t…
06.07.2018 0 comments From Alex
travel.luxury — The best of luxury travel in Africa so that you may plan the adventure voyage of a lifetime. Bon voyage!
24.06.2018 0 comments From Alex