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Experts Blame Social Media Disinformation on Domestic, Foreign Actors

This Day 21 Sep 2023
Emma Okonji in Johannesburg, South Africa ... Head of Programmes at Media Monitoring Africa, ... Smith, stressed the need for online content regulators across Africa to be cautious in regulating online news information, in order not to stifle the truth about online news information.

3 South Africa navy personnel die after they are swept off a submarine deck during ...

Springfield News-Sun 21 Sep 2023
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Three South African navy personnel died and a senior officer was in a critical condition after seven crew members of a submarine were swept off its deck by big sea waves as a helicopter attempted a "vertical transfer" of supplies, the Department of Defence said Thursday ... AP Africa news. https.//

3 South Africa navy personnel die after swept off a submarine deck. 4 soldiers killed ...

Killeen Daily Herald 21 Sep 2023
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Three South African navy personnel died and a senior officer was in critical condition after seven crew members of a submarine were swept off its deck by big waves as a helicopter was attempting to transfer supplies, the Department of Defence said Thursday ... AP Africa news. https.//

Oscar Pistorius is eligible for parole after serving half of his murder sentence, new documents say

The Joplin Globe 21 Sep 2023
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius was eligible for parole in March under South African law and the double-amputee Olympic and Paralympic runner may have been wrongly denied early release from prison because of a miscalculation over when he began serving his sentence for murder, court documents show ... AP Africa news.

Interview: China-proposed GDI offers what developing countries need the most, says scholar

Xinhua 21 Sep 2023
Around the 2nd anniversary of the GDI, the Xinhua Institute, the think tank of Xinhua News Agency, released a report entitled "The Practical Achievements and Global Contribution of the Global Development Initiative.". Kuhn said that through the report, he found the GDI is particularly relevant for Africa ... News.

Banned New Zealand Olympic runner arrested in Kenya over sexual assault and weapon allegations

Federal News Radio 21 Sep 2023
He appeared in a courtroom on Thursday for a short hearing ... New to civil service? Check out Federal News Network's New Hire Guide, brought to you by United Healthcare, to provide insights and pointers to first-time feds. (Pssst ... ___. Imray reported from Cape Town, South Africa. Read more. Sports News. ___. AP Africa news. https.// ... .

Opera Launches Blockchain-Based Wallet Enabling Rapid P2P Stablecoin Transfers for African Users

Bitcoin 21 Sep 2023
In a press statement, Opera said the wallet known as Minipay makes it easier and more affordable for people “across Africa to acquire and to send or receive stablecoins.” ... Register your email here to get a weekly update on African news sent to your inbox..

Elon Musk’s Anti-Semitic, Apartheid-Loving Grandfather

The Atlantic 21 Sep 2023
... Die Transvaler and Verwoerd of pushing Nazi propaganda and running falsified news stories, Verwoerd sued its editor for libel— and lost , with the judge ruling that “he did support Nazi propaganda, he did make his paper a tool of the Nazis in South Africa, and he knew it."

Ship with Ukrainian grain arrives off Türkiye's Bosphorus Strait via "humanitarian corridor"

Xinhua 21 Sep 2023
ISTANBUL, Sept ... The Ihlas news agency said the ship "Resilient Africa" anchored off the Sariyer district at the Black Sea entrance of the Bosphorus Strait ... ■. EXPLORE XINHUANET. News. In-depthSportsBusinessCultureWorldChina Regions. Asia & PacificEuropeMiddle EastNorth AmericaSouth AmericaAfricaOrganizations Services ... .

‘The music tastes better’: How setbacks ‘seasoned’ Anthony Hamilton's artistry

Eye Witness News 21 Sep 2023
Anthony Hamilton sits down with Eyewitness News to discuss his upcoming shows over Heritage Day weekend, why South Africa is his ‘second home’, and how life experiences shaped his three-decade-long career ... With Hamilton calling South Africa his “second home” on several ...

“Sukkar”, The First-Ever Arabic-Language Musical Film Of Its Kind In The MENA Region Announced By MBC

MENA FN 21 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - Asdaf News) MBC GROUP, the largest and leading media company in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, announces the upcoming release of its first-ever Arabic-language musical ... .

South Africa v Ireland: Rugby World Cup 2023 match preview, team news, kick-off time & ...

BBC News 21 Sep 2023
Team news, match preview and statistics for South Africa and Ireland's much-anticipated Rugby World Cup Pool B match in Paris on Saturday ... .

Anrich Nortje And Sisanda Magala's World Cup Dreams Shattered Due To Injuries

MENA FN 21 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - AsiaNet News) South Africa's fast bowlers, Anrich Nortje and Sisanda Magala, have had their World Cup aspirations cruelly dashed by injuries, confirmed by the country's white-ball head ... .

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