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Kenya’s presidential election looks too close to call

Economist 07 Aug 2022
His father, Jomo, was among Africa’s best-known anti-colonial heroes before becoming Kenya’s first president in 1964 ... Kenya’s judicial system is more robust than most in Africa ... justify Kenya’s boast as a beacon of democracy and stability in one of Africa’s most troubled regions.

Garlands for Nigeria’s Silent Heroes

This Day 05 Aug 2022
Osadebe Osakwe of North China Construction Ltd and others for their encouragement and support, the project director said the vision has come to stay, adding that “in furtherance of the initiative, we like to disclose our intention to institute the Africa Heroes Awards in ...

Rural partnerships boost for maths and science education

Mail Guardian South Africa 01 Aug 2022
In my role as a physics researcher, maths and science educator and executive dean of science at Nelson Mandela University, I am extremely concerned about the state of maths and physical science education in South Africa ... Vhembe is at the northwestern tip of South Africa, bordered by Zimbabwe to the north and Botswana to the northwest.

Hero MotoCorp Selects Accenture for Supply Chain Transformation

The Joplin Globe 27 Jul 2022
ACN) has been selected by Hero MotoCorp Ltd ... Accenture has been selected by Hero MotoCorp Ltd., the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, to scale up and enhance its future-ready supply chain ... Hero MotoCorp currently sells its products in more than 43 countries across Asia, Africa, Middle East, and South and Central America.

England thump South Africa by 41 runs in the first of their three-match T20 series ...

The Daily Mail 27 Jul 2022
Jonny Bairstow was roared to the middle like a local hero, and later departed to a standing ovation. In between, he battered South Africa for 90 off 53 balls to continue his golden summer and give England’s white-ball team a welcome shot in the arm ... Jonny Bairstow battered South Africa for 90 off 53 balls to continue his golden summer.

ITTF AYC: Nigeria Edge Egypt to U-19 Title

This Day 25 Jul 2022
The win helped Nigeria to halt the dominance of Egypt in the team events of the 2022 ITTF Africa Youth Championships as Taiwo Mati became the hero for Nigeria at the expense of the North African ... Current Africa women champion, 14-year-old Hana Goda will be aiming to dominate the junior level after ruling the senior cadre a few weeks ago in Lagos.

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero Trailer 2 Shows New Footage

Coming Soon 23 Jul 2022
Super Hero trailer ... The movie is out on August 19 in the U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland, South Africa, Zambia, and Vietnam ... Super Hero trailer 2 below. ... Super Hero Will Exceed Expectations ... “These two Androids call themselves ‘Super Heroes’ ... Hero!”.

PA commits identity theft regarding South Africa and Namibia -opinion

The Jerusalem Post 23 Jul 2022
Our heroes were the Jewish anti-apartheid figures in the UK, Israel and South Africa ... In 1994, a Wiesenthal Center sting led to Bariloche, Argentina, revealing a roll of names of neo-Nazis, predominantly in South Africa ... a vestige of Germany’s colonial bite of Africa, from 1884 until 1919, lost in the aftermath of World War I.

Democracy and freedom under assault, says Prince Harry

Dawn 19 Jul 2022
The royal paid tribute to Mandela, South Africa’s anti-apartheid hero who spent 27 years in prison before being elected the country’s first Black leader, as “not only a man of conscience” but “a man of action.” Harry, 37, invoked that sentiment to urge leaders to tackle climate change, as his wife Meghan Markle looked on from the chamber ... .

World democracy and freedom under assault, Prince Harry tells UN

Manila Bulletin 19 Jul 2022
“This has been a painful year in a painful decade,” the royal told delegates ... The royal paid tribute to Mandela, South Africa’s anti-apartheid hero who spent 27 years in prison before being elected the country’s first Black leader, as “not only a man of conscience” but “a man of action.” ... .

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce immortalises her sprinting status as Jamaica sweeps 100m in Oregon

Joy Online 18 Jul 2022
Africa, Europe, and America ... peers in a cathedral identified as the heartbeat of athletics in Kenya and dubbed, ‘Home of Heroes.’ ... Shelly, you began your journey at the home of heroes with�10.67s in Africa and became a heroine with same time 10.67s in the United States.

'Superstar in every format': ECB CEO Clare Connor praises Ben Stokes

The Times of India 18 Jul 2022
Stokes on Monday announced that he will be playing his last ODI match on Tuesday, which will be against South Africa. Star England all-rounder and 2019 World Cup final hero Ben Stokes on Monday made a surprise announcement to retire from ODI cricket, saying playing three formats has become "unsustainable" for him.
photo: AP / Schalk van Zuydam
Raindrops on the statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela outside parliament in Cape Town, South Africa

Former Ethiopian military officer reveals plot to kill Mandela during military training

Anadolu Agency 17 Jul 2022
Mandela, the anti-apartheid hero hailed globally as an icon of reconciliation and forgiveness, served as South Africa’s first Black president from 1994-1999 ... He was smuggled into South Africa and started the long journey ... “Africa shall bring to light and respect its forgotten exemplary leaders and multiply its icons,” he said.

Opportunity in crisis: The case of Nigeria

The Hill 16 Jul 2022
As goes Nigeria, so goes Africa ... Nigeria is the largest economy in Africa, and its second largest oil and gas producer ... I told them that the focus on Nigeria is very limited because of Russia’s war in Ukraine, and further, that Washington has never had much of an imagination when it comes to transformative political change in Africa. .

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