Saturday, December 14, 2019

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Cape Town Water Crisis: City Not Likely...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Authorities in South Africa say "Day Zero," the date when Cape Town would have to turn off most water taps because...

Oxford University Students Mark First Year of...

Students campaigned for the removal of the statue of Cecil Rhodes at Oxford University, and led a protest march past controversial landmarks in the...

25 Years After End of Apartheid, Remaining...

Only 53 percent of whites in South Africa believed that apartheid was a crime against humanity, according to a decade-long study on race relations in...

South African Billionaire Patrice Motsepe Purchases Cape...

For the Motsepe household, there was a lot of cheer this Christmas season; South Africa’s first Black billionaire, Patrice Motsepe and his wife, Dr....

7 Best Places for Black People to...

Nashville, Tennessee This mid-sized town, the capital of Tennessee, is known as Music City because of the vast number of recording artists who go there to...

Cape Town: South Africa’s Honeymoon Gem For...

Selecting a honeymoon destination can be problematic. Some want a beautiful beach. Some prefer sightseeing opportunities. Others desire romantic settings. Still others seek a...

Cape Town-Based Tech Firm Designs Solar-Powered Computer,...

A Cape Town-based tech firm has designed Africa’s first low-power, solar-powered Android desktop computer. Capsule Technologies earned international recognition for the Western Cape’s information, communication and...

7 of The Best Places for Black...

ACCRA, GHANA Ghana is Africa’s fastest growing economy and has developed a remarkable degree of stability. The West African nation's growth rate exceed 10 percent...

8 Global Festivals You Don’t Want to...

Brazil. Carnival in Brazil began in 1928. It is an annual festival and is held four days before Ash Wednesday, the day of fasting and...

From Tin-Roof Shack to Prom, a South...

In Cape Town, South Africa, where the school year is nearing its end, a high school that serves impoverished students recently held its senior...

Enjoying the Beauty and Adventure of South...

GANSBAAI, South Africa— One night as my sister and I walked across the rugged yet strangely delicate terrain of a place called Farm 215,...

Sathima Bea Benjamin: South African Jazz Singer’s...

Recently the life and career of Cape Town-born jazz singer Sathima Bea Benjamin has been the subject of both popular and scholarly attention. In...

Cape Town Wins World Travel Award for...

The annual World Travel Awards took place last week and resulted in a string of accolades for South African tourism brands and a Best...

Cape Town: A Delight to Visit for...

It is hard to think of another city in Africa that has quite as much to delight children as South Africa’s Cape Town. Firstly, there...

South African Jazz Singer Melanie Scholtz Wins...

Juan-les-Pins - South African singer Melanie Scholtz notched up a triumph on Saturday at the Jazz a Juan Revelation festival in the French Riviera...