Tag archive for ‘South Africa’
By admin On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

SA Solution to Broadband Coverage

Broadband the challenge of Africa’s Internet connectivity.   CIOs and IT infrastructure experts are coming together on the 13-14 of August 2014, in Cape Town SA,  for the annual IT Infrastructure More...

By admin On Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Mandela’s struggles for peace and justice in Africa

Nelson Mandela addressing the Special Committee Against Apartheid in 1990.Photo: UN/Pernaca Sudhakaran On 27 November 1995, a calm voice issued this jarring statement on the BBC: “Abacha is sitting on a volcano. More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Messages of Love and Support for Mandela

A collection of pink and red flowers, colourful balloons and an assortment of get-well-soon cards on Tuesday adorned the main entrance of the Pretoria hospital where ailing former president Nelson Mandela was More...

By admin On Monday, June 24th, 2013

‘Praying for Mandela’

The DA is saddened by the news of former president Nelson Mandela‘s declining health. “The news from the presidency that former president Mandela is now in a ‘critical’ condition came as More...

By admin On Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Murder Suspect Oscar Pistorious Granted Bail.

Oscar Pistorious left with murdered girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. “Blade Runner” Oscar Pistorius has posted bail in a Pretoria Court, with the Judge ordering that he;’ 1. Surrender his guns, 2. his More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Pistorious: ‘Boxes and Boxes’ of Steroids Found

Oscar Pistorious’ House in Pretoria where loads of drugs were found. A stash of drugs found at the home of murder suspect Oscar Pistorius was being stored there for a friend, the athlete allegedly told police. “Boxes More...

By admin On Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Boost for Local African Coaches

Keshi mobbed by crew and players after victory over Burkina Faso The win on Sunday by Nigeria’s Super Eagles in the Africa Nations Cup Championships was a double triumph for Coach Stephen Keshi. Keshi himself More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

No Dance for Zambia

Chipolopolo celebrate the Nations Cup win in the last tournament 2012, with coach Hey. Zambia’s Chipolopolo, became only the second team in the history of the tournament to be eliminated in the group stages.  More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Zuma re-elected ANC’s President by landslide

A blend of happiness and cynicism greeted Jacob Zuma‘s re-election as ANC president at the party’s national conference in Mangaung on Tuesday. Brand SA, which was previously known as the International More...

By admin On Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Nelson Mandela hospitalised – South Africa

South Africa’s former President Nelson Mandela has been admitted to a military hospital for medical tests, though the nation’s president told the public there was “no cause for alarm” over More...