Hezron Chetty presents a show that will take you into the dark and fantastic world of a traveling violinist. The show is a deep biographical account of what happens when a musician takes a plunge into an unknown world of music filled with factual characters and events that will make you question the road less traveled.
A convergence of cultures, languages and messages about water sustainability permeates the Valley Performing Arts Center during a daylong international music and dance celebration. The Feb. 25 event includes a free outdoor Global Currents festival and a ticketed concert by The Nile Project , the East African music collective that inspired the gathering.
LAGOS/LONDON, Feb 22 Nigeria's latest efforts to tweak its exchange rate policy have baffled investors who say the moves fall short of the currency devaluation they had hoped for and will not lure money back into the economy. The central bank this week effectively devalued the naira for private individuals by offering them dollars at a rate of 366 naira, instead of the official 305 rate which it has held since last summer at the behest of President Muhammadu Buhari.
Jumia Travel has taken a step toward improving services and products reach by introducing domestic and international flights services in addition to its hotel booking services for travellers. The company known widely to be number one in hotel booking has partnered with major airlines including Kenya Airways, Rwandair Express, Qatar Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, South African Airways, KLM, Fly Dubai, Turkish Airlines, Air Arabia, and Air Seychelles among others to bring ease to the airline industries on the continent.
Budget-friendly safaris, gently-priced meals and a favorable exchange rate for Americans mean that a South African vacation can be surprisingly affordable. As a first-time visitor, I wanted to check out the city life, to get my fill of bars and restaurants, and of course, go on safari, hoping to spot the big five: lions, elephants, buffalo, leopards and rhinoceros.
Loeries Africa Middle East has curated the 2016 winning work that has achieved the highest accolade for creativity and innovation in the region into a travelling exhibition for campuses, schools and colleges to encourage excellence among young creatives. The Loeries Exhibition showcases the top brands and best creative minds from the brand communications industry across the region.
Businesses belonging to foreign nationals in Pretoria West and Mamelodi were looted on Monday night and Tuesday. This followed an outbreak of violence at the weekend when residents looted and burnt businesses and houses of foreigners.
It was the dead of winter in 1995 when Makenzie Brookes, a junior in high school then, moved to Martha's Vineyard, and she didn't come without protesting. "I had never been here," Makenzie remembered during a conversation with The Times a few weeks ago.
Gauteng Premier David Makhura has set a target to create more than 600 000 jobs in the formal sector before the end of his first term in office. The ever confident Makhura said Gauteng had been resilient as the economic and industrial hub of South Africa and the SADC region, while other provinces were struggling to meet their provincial job demands.