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T20 World Cup: Predicting the next bunch of breakout cricket stars

Indian Express 19 Oct 2021
With his brutal 34 from 10 balls against England, he went on to become a national hero. The same tournament has also given us stars like Quinton de Kock (South Africa) and Rashid Khan (Afghanistan) ... Avishka Fernando’s 100 🔥 vs South Africa .

Celebrating frontline photojournalist Mohamed Amin

Google Blog 18 Oct 2021
This week, Kenya is celebrating Mashujaa Day, or National Heroes Day, when we honor people who have made great contributions to our nation and the world. A true son of Africa and one of our heroes is frontline photojournalist Mohamed ‘Mo’ Amin, who moved the world with his extraordinary work and dedication spanning four decades.

Grand Prix of 2021 Stenin Int'l Photo Contest Goes to Russia, Turkey

Urdu Point 18 Oct 2021
The best photo series of this category was won by "Locust invasion in East Africa," a documentary about an unprecedented humanitarian catastrophe of the last 25 years, by Spanish photographer Luis Tato, who won in the contest several times in the past, including the 2020 Grand Prix ... A Hero of Our Time ... Hero of Our Time category.

Chiwetalu Agu: Nollywood actor give account of wetin happun to am for army and DSS custody

Ghana Web 16 Oct 2021
Ogbonge Nigeria Nollywood actor Chiwetalu Agu wey Nigeria security forces arrest for di first week of October, give account of wetin happun to am while im dey dia hand ... "Di tin wey important to me for dis my waka be say wetin dem write for my cloth na rising sun ... Im say im go be like "Martin Luther King, e go be like hero… Mandela of South Africa.". .

Dog Shot In Face While Helping To Protect Homeowners From Burglars

The Tennessee Tribune 16 Oct 2021
Kei is her homeowners’ hero after she took a bullet while helping to save them from burglars who invaded their home in Benoni, South Africa ... “My Holly died being a hero and Kei is a hero because she continued attacking the intruder despite her injuries.” ... in Benoni, South Africa.

SuperMash set to release his first business book for kids

Independent online (SA) 15 Oct 2021
South Africa’s child superhero and children’s book author SuperMash will soon release his business book, “Diary of a Superhero. Kid CEO... “Entrepreneurship can change the world ... View this post on Instagram ... The youngster, who became South Africa’s first real-life, black child superhero, motivates kids to be their own hero ... .

HM Stanley: Denbigh votes on statue of Victorian adventurer

BBC News 15 Oct 2021
It was supported by the Bishop of St Asaph, Gregory Cameron, who said Stanley had "little respect for the natives of Africa" ... She said the statue should remain where it is, to mark "Africa's greatest explorer".

Hero MotoCorp partners with Gilera Motors Argentina

Live Mint 13 Oct 2021
Motorcycles and scooters manufacturer Hero MotoCorp on Wednesday announced its partnership with Gilera Motors Argentina to expand its operations in one of the key markets in South America ... Hero MotoCorp currently sells its products in more than 40 countries across Asia, Africa, Middle East, and Latin America.

Becoming heroes in the fight against desert locusts

Reliefweb 13 Oct 2021
As other countries across Africa and the globe continue to fight against desert locusts, many other food heroes are rising to the challenge, working closely with FAO and their governments to protect communities, livelihoods and food security ... There are countless ways to be a food hero in your community and now is a great time to start.

Alana Commettant and Danirio Albert win first prize in Africa Code Week Challenge |11 October 2021

Nation 11 Oct 2021
Alana Commettant from Belonie secondary school and Danirio Albert from Mont Fleuri primary school are the combined first prize winner of the first locally held Africa Code Week Challenge ... The works of the three groups of winners representing our country are being judged among other winners of the Africa Code Week Challenge on the African continent.

Buthelezi tells Phoenix residents he is a ’Zulu Indian’ as campaign unfolds

Independent online (SA) 11 Oct 2021
The DA came under fire after it put up posters in Phoenix, which read “The ANC called you racists” and “The DA calls you heroes”, and were slammed with claims that they referred to the murder of 36 black South Africans in Phoenix during the civil unrest that engulfed KwaZulu-Natal and parts of Gauteng in July ... Real heroes unite communities.

Afcon100 Countdown: 100-91

Goal 11 Oct 2021
Goal reveal the first 10 names in our 100-player countdown of the Africa Cup of Nations’ greatest heroes ... .

Novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah wins Nobel Literature Prize

The News International 08 Oct 2021
The novel has obvious references to English author Joseph Conrad’s famed 1902 novel “Heart of Darkness” in its portrayal of the innocent young hero Yusuf’s journey to Central Africa and the Congo Basin ... writer from Asia or Africa, following a pledge to make the prize more diverse.

South Africa celebrates the 90th anniversary of Desmond Tutu

Swords Today 07 Oct 2021
The little man dressed as the Purple Archbishop has a halo of laughter and laughter that crosses the borders of South Africa. Desmond Tutu, hero of the fight against apartheid and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, celebrated his 90th birthday in Cape Town on Thursday.