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South Africa: Drone captures killer whales attacking great white shark

A group of scientists managed to shoot with a drone the attack of three killer whales on a great white shark. The photos are impressive. Killer whales are formidable predators. Depending on the region they live in, some of them specialize in hunting very specific animals with very sophisticated methods: running aground on the shore

Methanol, a lead in the death of 21 young people in a bar in South Africa

Toxicological tests indicate the presence in the blood of victims of this product, sometimes used in the manufacture of counterfeit alcohol. After more than three weeks of waiting and rumors, the families of the 21 teenagers who died mysteriously in a bar in East London, South Africa on June 26 may finally have a lead

Katrina Esau teaches nluu

In South Africa, a grandmother fights to save one of the country’s oldest languages

In the Rainbow Nation, the language of the San, whose origin dates back millennia, is on the verge of extinction. The last person in the world to speak it fluently, Katrina Esau, 89, has decided to fight for her to survive him. In the far north of the country, the city of Upington extends to

GoodWe opens an office in Johannesburg, South Africa

GoodWe opens an office in Johannesburg, South Africa

GoodWe announces the opening of a new office in Johannesburg, South Africa, demonstrating the company’s commitment to the solar market in sub-Saharan Africa. GoodWe announces the opening of a new office in Johannesburg, South Africa, demonstrating the company’s commitment to the solar market in sub-Saharan Africa. The opening of this space will allow us to

South Africa: Four dead in shooting near Johannesburg

This attack comes precisely a week after shootings in two bars in South Africa, which left twenty dead, including sixteen in a tavern in Soweto, still near the metropolis. A group of men were sitting around a fire and playing dice in a suburb of Johannesburg on Saturday night when assailants arrived and opened fire,

South Africa: after the Covid, companies weighed down by power cuts

With state-owned Eskom unable to support the country, President Cyril Ramaphosa is considering creating competition in the energy sector. Annoyance gave way to uncertainty. After weeks of close power cuts, South African businesses large and small are suffering in terms of productivity but also costs, when they would rather hire to forget the post-pandemic blues.

Troubled war: what is happening in South Africa

More than 100 people were killed in the pogroms and street riots. South Africa was actually on the verge of civil war. Street protests that swept the country after the arrest of former President Jacob Zuma turned into riots and pogroms. Crowds of people smash and rob shops, set fire to buildings and cars. More

Man’s ancestors from caves in South Africa lived a million years earlier than thought

Fossils of ancient human ancestors from the South African Sterkfontein caves are 3.4–3.6 million years old, a million years older than previously thought. The recently studied remains belong to Australopithecus, which lived, as previously believed, 2-2.6 million years ago. The researchers used new technology to study the deposits. The current discoveries around the caves, which

South Africa. Two main suspects in state corruption case arrested in the Emirates

Two fugitives have been arrested in the United Arab Emirates. They are suspected of having played a major role in the Corruption affair at the top of the South African state during the presidency of Jacob Zuma. Two prominent suspects belonging to the sulphurous Gupta family, at the heart of a vast state corruption scandal

The results of the second round of the 2022 Presidential in South Africa

The French in South Africa were called to vote for the second round of the 2022 presidential election this Sunday, April 24, 2022. What are the results? The Consulates General in Johannesburg and Cape Town held several polling stations in South Africa to allow French nationals abroad to exercise their rights. The results of the

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