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This Day 31 Jan 2023
Higher education in Nigeria must change, argue. David Mba and Val Ekechukwu. Amid fresh strikes by Nigeria’s Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), one thing is clear ... The government’s new Higher Education aims to fix it ... An African Zulu proverb springs to mind; ‘Copying everyone else all the time, the monkey one day cut his throat’.

S. African officials send New Year wishes

China Daily 31 Jan 2023
Lindiwe Zulu, chairperson for the African National Congress Subcommittee on International Relations, said the Communist Party of China has invested so much in building relations with many parties around the world ... South African President Cyril Ramaphosa also sent his best wishes ...

One woman’s forgotten story reveals a dirty truth about Africa’s written histories

The Observer 30 Jan 2023
Over the course of 2018, during a research period in the small southern African kingdom of Eswatini, I made multiple phone calls ... He even writes in Zulu Zion of his own “anticipation of the study to be made one day by an African scholar living much closer to the anguish and jubilation of the movement than [he] ever could be”.

Mzansi’s crème de la crème is ready to strut their stuff at the Cape Town Met

Independent online (SA) 27 Jan 2023
Cape Town will be showing off its beauty as A-listers flock to the Kenilworth Racecourse for the annual World Sports Betting Cape Town Met on Saturday, January 28 ... Plus, there are multiple ticket package options to suit every guest ... CAPE TOWN ... “Makhelwane” is a Zulu term that refers to one’s neighbour, but in African culture, it refers to a community.

A white, gay, Zulu-speaking mayor is shaking up South African politics

Economist 26 Jan 2023
Isiphethu Semfundo is the only primary school for miles in the upper Mooi valley, a bucolic area in the midlands of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), the second-most-populous South African province ... He is fluent in Zulu (it is rare to find whites who speak South African languages other than English and the Dutch-based Afrikaans).

Singer and voice of The Lion King on capturing the sound of Africa in film

The National 26 Jan 2023
The euphoric Zulu chant opening the 1994 Disney film The Lion King is meant to herald new life, but for the artist behind the score, it was the performance of a lifetime. South African singer ... “The lyrics are very metaphorical and have the South African languages Zulu and Xhosa.

Don’t be a pickle, even when you find yourself in one

Devils Lake Journal 26 Jan 2023
Neither you nor I can argue that the world has gotten itself into so many pickles that it’s become a whole pickle factory ... This is all just an analogy ... It’s 4-wheel drive and would make a magnificent vehicle to take on an African safari. I named my vehicle Zulu. I trust her ... I remember driving Zulu confident in her footing on the gravel ... .

Step Afrika! to appear in Lewisburg

The Milton Standard Journal 22 Jan 2023
Step Afrika! now ranks as one of the top 10 African American dance companies in the United States ... Also featured is a suite of traditional South African dances, including the dance of the Zulu Nation and the poly-rhythmic South African gumboot dance.

The grisliest images are the earliest: Bearing Witness? Violence and Trauma on Paper, at the Fitzwilliam Museum, reviewed

The Spectator 19 Jan 2023
The prints and drawings on display are not all about war – social deprivation is the subject of Käthe Kollwitz’s 1922 sheet of drawings of German children, racial oppression the target of South African printmaker Ndabenhle William Zulu’s 1992 linocut ‘Peace Now!’ – but the role ...

Sne Dladla makes waves with his quirky voice note remixes

Independent online (SA) 16 Jan 2023
Media personality Seneliso 'Sne' Dladla had followers in awe with his creative voice-note mixing trend ... Picture.File ... Keeno L. Hector wrote ... Sandra Ganesh wrote ... My aim is to create content that black people (South African term for black. Indian, coloured, Muslim, Zulu, Xhosa etc) can resonate with ... ‘Why don’t you say South Africans, you know what to do’.

Paul Johnson: The Best Chronicler of Modern Times

The American Spectator 15 Jan 2023
... by humans; the American writer James Fenimore Cooper; Chaka Zulu, the African Bonaparte; Russian State Councillor Ivan Kirillovich Kirillov, who pushed Russian power to the east; the French writer, diplomat, and historian François-René de Chateaubriand; and so many others.

Oceania Cruises: Lots of planning, saving goes into epic upcoming trip to Africa, Asia

The Morning Journal 10 Jan 2023
Because this trip had its origins with a desire to join a safari, the African game drive shore excursions were among the most important reasons for choosing this ship and its itinerary ... An African game drive will be part of an elaborate upcoming adventure ... 22, where a buffet of traditional South African dishes is included.

Rian Treanor and Ocen James: Saccades review – Rotherham producer meets Ugandan folk fiddler

The Observer 06 Jan 2023
... where Treanor was introduced to east African hyperspeed dance styles such as singeli and balani ... South African folk singer ’s 1994 studio collaboration with singer-songwriter Norman Zulu and Swedish jazz group Jive Connection is rereleased as Face to Face (Strut Recordings).

World-class, piping-hot local chefs

Mail Guardian South Africa 29 Dec 2022
South African chefs are world-renowned for their innovative approach to cuisine and fine dining ... A multi-international award-winning chef, Harvard case study, author, entrepreneur and TV name, Mtongana is a powerhouse and a South African culinary icon ... is a quiet storm in the South African culinary industry.

When Akon talked about rebranding Africa, said 'for US they are showing superman, batman..'

DNA India 23 Dec 2022
Where is our (Africa’s) superman? Shaka Zulu should be a superhero today” . In the conference he was also heard saying “How many African-Americans do you know actually consider Africa as a vacation spot? Not one.. ... African nations for the uninitiated. .

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