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Gatland’s mastery and Boks’ response – what we learned from first Lions Test

Belfast Telegraph 25 Jul 2021
The British and Irish Lions seized an early lead in their three-Test series against South Africa after clinching a 22-17 victory at Cape Town Stadium ... South Africa’s air of invincibility generated by their 2019 World Cup triumph has faded and the Lions will be convinced they have the tools to finish the job.

Platinum giants eye solar power as green answer to blackouts

Mining Dot Com 23 Jul 2021
South Africa has been dogged by power outages since 2005 and rolling blackouts are a big problem for the world’s deepest mines, which are often forced to reduce some operations when power is rationed ... Implats is weighing options to use solar power at all its mines in South Africa and Zimbabwe, said Johan Theron, a spokesman for Implats.

US special operators and their allies say taking on Russia and China in Africa requires ...

Business Insider 23 Jul 2021
Christopher Ruano/ AP Renewed competition with Russia and China means Africa is growing as an arena for geopolitical maneuvering. The US commandos who fought extremist groups in Africa for 20 years now have to counter Chinese and Russian influence there as well ... US special-operations forces have long had a presence in Africa.

Strengthening economic co-operation between South Africa and China

Independent online (SA) 22 Jul 2021
* That South Africa’s Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan offers numerous new opportunities for Chinese and South Africa economic co-operation in infrastructure, energy, in particular renewable, manufacturing, services, e-commerce, agriculture, mining and tourism.

BEN STORY: The green revolution requires an equitable call to arms

Business Day 22 Jul 2021
The impact of Covid-19 has been colossal in Africa and across the world ... Africa is a particular focus ... The International Renewable Energy Agency announced in January that with the right policies, governance and access to finance, Sub-Saharan Africa could meet up to 67% of its energy needs via renewable power before 2030.

Huawei to invest $150m in digital talent development

Business Day Online 22 Jul 2021
Huawei has announced plans to invest $150 million in digital talent development over the next five years ... Africa needs to accelerate renewable energy growth – Huawei ... Huawei introduced this program to Africa in 2014 ... Trevor Liu, managing director of Huawei Technologies Nigeria Limited, stated that Nigeria has the largest population in Africa.

Head of Multi-Sector Services Department

Reliefweb 22 Jul 2021
Reports to. Global Executive Director. Duty Station. Global Office in Johannesburg, South Africa. Duration of Contract. 3 years renewable according performance (3-month probationary period). Annual Salary. Base Salary plus Total Rewards Package ... development, poverty alleviation, food security and employment creation strategies and projects ... .

South Africa installed 1.3 GW of PV last year

PV Magazine 21 Jul 2021
South Africa has seen the start of a solar renaissance under its current president.” ... South Africa's Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy launched, in March, the long-expected fifth round of the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer Procurement Program (REIPPPP).

Africa’s renewables sector carries enormous investment opportunities

Business Day Online 21 Jul 2021
Africa has been described as the last investment frontier and a lot of the said potential investment opportunities exist in the power sector. Africa is a continent with over a billion people and according to recent research by the United Nations (UN), the population is expected to grow to 2.5 billion people by 2050.

Inside France’s War on Terror in West Africa

Vice 21 Jul 2021
Officials say at least 134 herders – all from the Fulani ethnic group, one of the largest in West Africa – were killed that day on the 23rd of March, 2019 ... Africa.  ... The French quickly renewed their mandate to fight Islamic extremism in West Africa.

Africa’s biggest energy event is set to take place the V&A Waterfront

Independent online (SA) 20 Jul 2021
The event will focus on Africa’s role within the global energy transition and the future of Africa’s energy sector ... Key topics of the conference include sustaining and enhancing profitable operations in a post-Covid-19 environment, Africa as a powerhouse for renewables, and how Africa could create value from the energy transition.

Canal Plus to promote Universal music streaming service launch in Africa

Telecom Paper 20 Jul 2021
During July, each Canal Plus Bouquets subscriber who renews their ...

Riding Growth Of Liquefied Natural Gas, US Stays Atop Worldwide Petroleum Production

The Tennessee Tribune 20 Jul 2021
renewable energy ... And the burgeoning middle-class of Africa is expected to fuel more growth in exports, as Sabel said nations with emerging economies will likely rely on natural gas to support their growing renewable energy grids. While Dale also cited Africa as a potential growth ...

It's Kenya V Uganda in 2023 Rugby World Cup Qualifier

All Africa 20 Jul 2021
Kenya Simbas will renew their rivalry with Uganda in one of the quarter-final matches of the 2022 Africa Cup, which also acts as the third and final round of the 2023 Rugby World Cup Africa qualifiers ....

South Africa to play all Tests against British and Irish Lions in Cape Town

Yahoo Daily News 20 Jul 2021
> ... However, the decision to keep the Tests at the Cape Town Stadium was made following talks with health chiefs ... Disruption ... To now return to the Highveld would expose the series to renewed risk. Just before the switch was announced, Siya Kolisi was passed fit to lead South Africa into the first Test ... TRENDING. HuffPost UK ... HuffPost UK·2-min read ... .

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