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UK Column News - 21st February 2024

UK Column 21 Feb 2024
Charles Malet Visits An African Manufacturer Of Syringes ... Exciting news! The year 2024 is dedicated to Education in Africa, offering a unique opportunity for the African Union to revitalize efforts towards achieving CESA and SDG4 targets.

Cultural Renaissance, Economic Crises and the Struggle Against Fascism, 1919-1945

GlobalResearch 21 Feb 2024
The Pan-African Congress held in Paris during 1919 represented a turning point in the political consciousness and organizational capacity of the Black masses globally ... Abayomi Azikiwe is the editor of the Pan-African News Wire.

Russia says it has delivered 200,000 tons of grain to African countries

Auburnpub dot com 21 Feb 2024
Agriculture Minister Dmitry Patrushev said late Tuesday that Burkina Faso, Mali, Eritrea, and Zimbabwe each received 25,000 tons of grain while the Central African Republic and Somalia got 50,000 tons each, Russian state news agency TASS reported.

South Africa sets May 29 elections that could be the most pivotal since apartheid ended

Rutland Herald 21 Feb 2024
CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — South Africa will hold pivotal national elections May 29 as polls show the ruling African National Congress could lose its majority for the first time since it came to power with the fall of apartheid 30 years ago.

More for grants, 10,000 new cops and money for IEC. This is what your tax ...

Independent online (SA) 21 Feb 2024
The South African Police Service (SAPS) and South African National Defence Force have been given an additional R350 million to support the work of the IEC in the elections ... IOL News .

Bidcorp ring-fences SA headwinds, lifts interim revenues and earnings

Independent online (SA) 21 Feb 2024
JSE analysts said the performance of the company signified rare “good news” for a South African listed company, while others highlighted that overall the “robust financial performance” demonstrated ...

Hermosa Beach ‘Quick Pitch Contest’ needs nonprofits to apply for $10,000 grant

Daily Breeze 21 Feb 2024
The Hermosa Friends Foundation wants to give $10,000 away to a local nonprofit ... HFF members will vote for the winner, which will receive a check for $10,000 ... 22 ... Local News . ... Local News . ... Local News .. African Children’s Choir tours Southern California ... .

Grisly killings of women in Africa spur calls for action

The Buffalo News 21 Feb 2024
... and 2023, according to a recent report by the Africa Data Hub, a group of data organizations working with journalists in several African countries that analyzed cases reported in Kenyan news media.

Cross-Border Joy: Pakistan’s Celebratory Response to Virat Kohli’s Baby Boy Akaay

Cricket Country 21 Feb 2024
Confirming earlier speculations surrounding Anushka’s pregnancy, former South African cricketer AB de Villiers inadvertently revealed the news, and Kohli himself disclosed the birth date, February 15.

Here's a boatload of things to do this weekend and beyond in the Triad

News & Record 21 Feb 2024
1,” a collection of 100 columns about the African American experience in High Point ... Williams, owner of the SUAH African Dance Theatre, will be choreographing an African dance, the first time this style has been performed at UNCSA. "Breaking the News".

African Union motion denouncing Gaza genocide fails to pass

The New Arab 20 Feb 2024
Israeli diplomats spent weeks trying to block a motion at the African Union to strip the country of its observer status with the bloc and cancel cut relations, according to reports ... the African Union.

South African president sets May 29 as election day as polls show a drop in ...

Bowling Green Daily News 20 Feb 2024
South Africans have grown weary of a troubled economy and record unemployment, a stream of corruption allegations against ANC figures, and an electricity crisis that has resulted in daily rolling blackouts for homes and businesses ... AP Africa news.

How the U.S. Used African American Artists as Cold War ‘Ambassadors’

Time 20 Feb 2024
During this period of celebration and possibility, African Americans often had a front-row seat to independence festivities that received ample news coverage ... A History of African Americans Abroad.

Pressure mounts on South Africa's ruling party as unemployment rises again ahead of election

Killeen Daily Herald 20 Feb 2024
The news is a blow to the ruling African National Congress party as it faces its steepest election test ever in a few months ... which would be a landmark moment in South African politics ... AP Africa news.