South Africa

Jones, injured British and Irish Lions captain, quits South Africa tour

Published on: 06/26/2021 – 18:56Amended: 06/26/2021 – 6:55 PM Edinburgh (AFP) The British and Irish Lions suffered a major setback ahead of their tour of South Africa when captain Alun Wyn Jones was banned from the trip after sustaining a shoulder injury during a warm-up match against Japan in Edinburgh …

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COVID-19 death toll in South Africa nears 60,000

A coronavirus testing unit sign outside Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. (Dwayne Senior / Bloomberg via Getty Images) A coronavirus testing unit sign outside Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. (Dwayne Senior / Bloomberg via Getty Images) South Africa‘s COVID-19 death toll hit 60,000 on …

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Lessons from South Africa

WE REALLY discover our calling in life when we choose to live for the purpose God created us for and to become the person and people he wanted us to be. Black consciousness has expressed the need for blacks to distance themselves from white liberals in churches and universities in …

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Eutelsat signs South African capacity agreement with Vox

Artist’s impression of the Eutelsat KONNECT VHTS satellite. Photo: Eutelsat Eutelsat signed a new capacity agreement in South Africa. The company announced on June 22 that it had entered into a multi-year agreement with Vox, an integrated end-to-end infrastructure and telecommunications company to enable high-speed connectivity throughout South Africa. Terms …

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Several nations fight COVID-19 outbreaks as Delta variant advances in Israel

As countries in Africa, the Americas and Europe battle new outbreaks of COVID, an increase in cases of Delta SARS-CoV-2 variants in Israel – known for its strong vaccine rollout and COVID measures – sounds new alarm bells. World Health Organization (WHO) officials have characterized a “two-track” pandemic, made up …

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South Africa rejects Delta plans in Cape Town – PaxEx.Aero

Delta A350s will now fly Atlanta-Johannesburg and back, skipping a planned stopover in Cape Town News broke late last week that Delta Air Lines no longer plans to include Cape Town in its service plans to South Africa. It’s easy to understand that market dynamics have changed dramatically since the …

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Rugby-South Africa focuses on upgrading with rugby test

CAPTION: New South African coach Jacques Nienaber has no other plans for his country’s first match since winning the World Cup than to reconnect players with international rugby after 20 months without him. The Springboks face Georgia in Pretoria on July 2 in the first of two tests ahead of …

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Zuma wants justice for all South Africans, says Mzwanele Manyi

Former South African President Jacob Zuma. Former president Jacob Zuma wants justice, according to his spokesman, Mzwanele Manyi. Manyi spoke to Newzroom Afrika on Sunday about her new role. According to him, Zuma’s voice was suppressed in the media. Former President Jacob Zuma’s battles, accused of corruption, with the Zondo …

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Jordan van den Berg takes amazing trip from South Africa to Providence Christian at Penn State | Sports

Before moving to Gwinnett County from Johannesburg, South Africa almost a decade ago, the only thing Jordan van den Berg knew about American football was what he had seen in movies. “Turns out the movies aren’t that precise,” the Peachtree Corners resident joked. But van den Berg’s story is fit …

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Elgar leads forward as South Africa recovers against Windies

Dean Elgar’s five-hour occupation of the fold while compiling a valuable 77 took South Africa from depths of 37 for three to comparative comfort of 218 for five on opening day of the second test against the West Indies Friday. Elgar’s disciplined shot of 77, which spanned 237 deliveries and …

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