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Africa News Tonight

Voa News 28 Sep 2021
Africa News Tonight is a lively news magazine show featuring VOA correspondent ...
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Catriona Gray tapped as one of hosts for Miss South Africa 2021 pageant

Manila Bulletin 28 Sep 2021
Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray has been tapped as pre-show and backstage host for Miss South Africa 2021 beauty pageant. Gray broke the news on Instagram. “Hey South Africa! I’m ...
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Africa in brief: 18-25 September

Mail Guardian South Africa 28 Sep 2021
But we are getting an F in ethics.” The UK, meanwhile, has refused to recognise any vaccines administered in Africa – even ones that it has sent to the continent ... In big news for our continued existence, China’s President Xi Jinping last week announced his country will not be financing new coal-fired power plants overseas.
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Kenyan Fintech Player: ‘Banking the Unbanked’ Is the Most Important Use Case for Digital Currencies ...

Bitcoin 28 Sep 2021
Although the use of such alternatives to fiat cash continues to grow, many of the intended beneficiaries in places like Africa are still unable to use such digital currencies ... One such player is Kotani Pay, a Kenya-based fintech start-up that is focused on providing a reliable blockchain on-ramp and off-ramp service for users in Africa.
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China highlights strong relationship with South Africa at 72nd anniversary

Independent online (SA) 28 Sep 2021
Cape Town - As China celebrated its 72nd anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China on Tuesday, ambassador Chen Xiaodong highlighted its 23 years of diplomatic ties with South Africa ... “South Africa stood firm for justice and fairness in international affairs and promoting cooperation in Covid-19 response,” said Chen.
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NEOGEN Partners with Hendrix Genetics to Improve Genetic Performance in Africa

Norfolk Daily News 28 Sep 2021
Through this partnership, NEOGEN will support the implementation of genomic selection into Hendrix's Sustainable Access to Poultry Parent Stock in Africa (SAPPSA) program ... View original content.https.//www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/neogen-partners-with-hendrix-genetics-to-improve-genetic-performance-in-africa-301386598.html.
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Rand battered by concerns over economic growth of the Red Dragon

Independent online (SA) 28 Sep 2021
“With oil prices jumping to their highest levels in three years, this is bad news for South Africa which is an oil-importing nation,” Otunuga said. “In regards to China, it is South Africa’s biggest commodity buyer.
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Daybreak Africa

Voa News 28 Sep 2021
Each morning, Daybreak Africa looks at the latest developments on the continent, starting with headline news and providing in-depth interviews, reports from VOA correspondents, sports news as well as listener comments ... .
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WATCH: Huge Beehive Removed From 50 Feet Up Boston Building

NBCBayArea 28 Sep 2021
A beehive that had grown to a few hundred thousand bees needed to be removed from under a roof in Boston's Allston neighborhood Monday ... Our redesigned local news and weather app is live! Download it for iOS or Android — and sign up for alerts. "This is like the unicorn of jobs ... More Bee News. South Africa Sep 21 ... .
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Kpone-Katamanso Assembly Members urged to intensify rabies campaign

Ghana News Agency 28 Sep 2021
Emmanuel Kwao Pecku, Tema Metropolis Veterinary Officer said rabies was estimated to cause 59,000 human deaths annually in over 150 countries, with 95 per cent of cases occurring in Africa and Asia ... Pecku made this revelation during a stakeholder’s engagement with the Tema Ghana News Agency.
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Sonny Side of Sports

Voa News 28 Sep 2021
VOA's Sonny Young brings you the latest sports news and trends as well as questions and comments from sports fans around Africa and the world ... .
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WHO chief sorry for sex abuse by Ebola workers in DR Congo

Urdu Point 28 Sep 2021
Geneva, Sept 28 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Sep, 2021 ) .World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom ... "The first thing I want to say to the victims I am sorry," Tedros told a news conference ... WHO's Africa director, Matshidiso Moeti, told the news conference.
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Agenda 111: Akatsi South MCE hands over site to contractors

Ghana News Agency 28 Sep 2021
He appealed to the contractors to employ local hands where need be to offer some jobs to his community members ... Mr Jeff Nunoo, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Heiland, a Ghanaian Construction firm with branches in West Africa and beyond, disclosed to the Ghana News Agency (GNA), their focus was to ensure timely execution of the project ... GNA. .
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WHO chief apologises for sex abuse by staff in DR Congo

The Times of India 28 Sep 2021
GENEVA ... "The first thing I want to say to the victims and survivors... I am sorry," Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a news conference. "It is my top priority that the perpetrators are not excused but held (to) account," he added ... At the same news conference, the WHO's Africa director Matshidiso Moeti said ... Start a Conversation. .
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Probe finds 80 alleged sex abuse cases linked to WHO’s DRC work

Ghana Web 28 Sep 2021
Instead, he took her to a hotel where she says she was raped by this person,” the report said ... ‘Harrowing’ ... “It is my top priority that the perpetrators are not excused but held [to] account,” he told a news conference. Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa, said the agency was “heartbroken” by the findings ... .
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