Monday, January 17th, 2022

Tag: Africas

South Africa Parliament fire: Suspect arrested and charged as fire reignites at South Africa’s Parliament

The blaze tore through Parliament on Sunday, causing the roof of one building to collapse and gutting the chamber of the National Assembly. On Monday, the blaze flared up again, with dozens of firefighters...

Jacob Zuma: South Africa’s High Court orders former president to go back to jail

The 79-year old began medical parole in September, and is serving a 15-month sentence for contempt of court, after he ignored instructions to participate in a corruption inquiry. In the same month, South Africa’s...

Girls to design Africa’s first private space satellite – Newest Site

They are part of a team of high school girls from Cape Town, South Africa, who have designed and built payloads for a satellite that will orbit over the earth’s poles scanning Africa’s surface....

South Africa’s rate hike leaves uncertainty over the rand

Lesetja Kganyago, governor of the South African Reserve Bank. Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg via Getty Images The South African Reserve Bank has fired the starting gun on monetary policy normalization, but economists do not expect the...

Girls to design Africa’s first private space satellite

They are part of a team of high school girls from Cape Town, South Africa, who have designed and built payloads for a satellite that will orbit over the earth’s poles scanning Africa’s surface....