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China’s all-round rural revitalisation can apply to SA

People Daily 01 Feb 2023
Some of the central factors mentioned in the report, that need to be attended to urgently, includes “insecurity of tenure that results in economic exclusion (whereby) South Africa has over 60% of citizens whose land/property rights are neither recorded nor registered”.

Ease of China travel ban a welcome relief for East African tourism

Algeria Times 01 Feb 2023
... silver lining in East Africa’s quest to revamp its tourism industry ... Last week, Chinese authorities said in a notice that a pilot programme will allow travel agencies to open outbound group travel for Chinese citizens to 20 nations, including Kenya, Egypt and South Africa.

Rhino poacher’s ‘shockingly lenient’ 11-year sentence upped to 15 years in prison on appeal

Independent online (SA) 01 Feb 2023
... side of South Africa, almost by the borders of Botswana and Zimbabwe,” the judge said. He added that Kubai committed an offence that infringed the rights of all citizens of South Africa, to have the environment protected for the benefit of present and future generations.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH – African American Firsts

The Baytown Sun 01 Feb 2023
In addition to arguing against involuntary servitude and preaching against the slave trade, Haynes also advocated against the colonization movement, arguing that people of African descent living in the United States should be entitled to the same rights as other citizens, and that having them resettle in Africa would not be beneficial.

House of Seasoning in Pittsfield submits a second liquor license application to the state, after ...

The Berkshire Eagle 31 Jan 2023
STEPHANIE ZOLLSHAN. THE BERKSHIRE EAGLE ... citizenship ... Business. West Africa meets the West Side of Pittsfield at the new restaurant House of Seasoning Grill ... citizens. The couple originally come from the nation of Ivory Coast in West Africa ... citizen ... citizens ... citizens ... citizen, however, which is the case for House of Seasoning, Martin said ... ....

MOROCCO : New battle for 9th constituency for French citizens abroad whets appetites

Africa Intelligence 31 Jan 2023
Candidates for the 9th constituency for French citizens abroad, covering North and West Africa, have been preparing for battle as ....

Buhari Commended for Support, Commitment to ECOWAS

This Day 31 Jan 2023
... milestone in the history of the Community court as well as ongoing efforts at strengthening the Rule of Law and promotion of Human Rights in West Africa, adding that the court was established to ensure the protection of the rights and freedoms of the citizens of member states.

How I Tried to Prevent the 2003 US Invasion of Iraq, and Why I Failed

GlobalResearch 31 Jan 2023
Speaker,” the President began, “Vice President Cheney, members of Congress, distinguished citizens and fellow citizens, every year, by law and by custom, we meet here to consider the state of the union ... I then decided to intervene as a private citizen ... of uranium from Africa.”.

Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want

B & FT Online 30 Jan 2023
The declaration marked the re-dedication of Africa toward the attainment of the Pan-African Vision of an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa driven by its own citizens, representing a dynamic ... Let’s all join the conversation and make Africa a better place for all citizens.

Let’s work with a sense of urgency to guarantee economic security and prosperity – Akufo-Addo

Ghana Business News 30 Jan 2023
Closing the three-day maiden Africa Prosperity Dialogue series at the Peduase Lodge in the Eastern region on Saturday, President Akufo-Addo ... The summit deliberated towards building a strong and effective single market of Africa’s 1.3 billion people to help create more opportunities for its citizens and build a more prosperous Africa.

Investment Promotion Agencies need to collaborate to promote intra-African trade – Deputy Trade &...

Business Ghana 30 Jan 2023
Opening the programme, Mr Krapa stressed the need for IPAs to work with government institu­tions in Africa to harmonise trade rules and regulations ... Mr Grant said though Africa was rich with resources and having about 50 per cent of the global gold reserves, it citizens were poor.

French prime minister unveils plans to tackle racism

Beaumont Enterprise 30 Jan 2023
PARIS (AP) — Name it, act on it, sanction it. That is the focus of a new plan announced on Monday by French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne to defeat long-standing racism, anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds ... Generations of citizens from former colonies in mostly Muslim North Africa and west Africa have over decades ....

Load-shedding crisis: ‘The power to change is in citizens’ hands’

Mail Guardian South Africa 30 Jan 2023
We need to sort out this energy crisis in South Africa as soon as possible,” he said ... In suburban South Africa residents — who have more financial resources than their fellow citizens in the townships — are arming themselves with the tools to ensure essentials such as wi-fi routers can keep running even during blackouts.

Russian Polar Research Vessel Docks in Cape Town Amid Protests

Moscow Times 29 Jan 2023
South Africa has resisted taking sides over the war, which has triggered sweeping Western sanctions against Moscow and attempts to isolate it diplomatically ... "South Africa has a moral duty on behalf of its own citizens, Africa and the whole world to not enable this kind of activity in an area that is very ecologically sensitive," she said.

Who can visit Russia WITHOUT a VISA in 2023

Beijing News 29 Jan 2023
Citizens of most of the post-Soviet states can visit Russia without a visa ... Notably, a Russian visa is required for citizens of Georgia, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, despite these states' Soviet past. The rules vary as to how long citizens of these countries can stay in Russia without filing additional paperwork with Russian migration authorities.

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