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  1. .com | Uber making wavesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    Have you ever wondered how many vehicles Uber has on the road in South Africa? Have you ever used Uber? Many people criticise Uber without fully understanding the impact on the economy and the quality of the service. Recently Alon Litz made a statement that Uber has done more than 2m rides this year in South Africa.


  2. UN Ebola response mission flags importance of staying vigilant as virus resurfaces in LiberiaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | United Nations

    In Ebola-affected Liberia, the International Organization for Migration set up this mobile clinic to provide basic healthcare services to about 1400 people in Gbaigbon and neighboring communities in Bomi County. Photo: UNMEER/Simon Ruf 1 July 2015 – The World Health Organization today reported that Ebola had resurfaced in Liberia after a teenager who died earlier this week tested positive for the disease in the West African country that had been declared free of Ebola transmission just two months ago.


  3. Lions reintroduced to Rwanda after being wiped out in 1994 warRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wave

    Simon Naylor, Phinda reserve manager, left, with Anton Louw, managing director at another reserve called Zuka, center, and Dr. Mike Toft, wildlife veterinarian, right, supervise as sedated, blindfolded lions laying in the dirt in Phinda Private Game Reserve, South Africa, Monday, June 29, 2015. The five female and two male lions are unwitting passengers about to embark on a 30-hour, 2,500-mile journey by truck and plane from South Africa to Akagera National Park in Rwanda, whose lion population was wiped out following the country's 1994 genocide.


  4. Jazz fest: Somi found her past and her future in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Somi's fourth studio album, The Lagos Music Salon, blends jazz, soul and African influences, and was inspired by an 18-month stay in Nigeria. When they listen to the album, she says, "hopefully people feel the sense of tropicality, colour, joy and sadness that lives there."


  5. .com | Lions return to Rwanda courtesy SARead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | News24

    The sedated, blindfolded lions lay in the dirt, unwitting passengers about to embark on a 30-hour, 4 000km journey by truck and plane from South Africa to Rwanda, whose lion population was wiped out following the country's 1994 genocide. Then conservationists hoisted the limp bodies into crates, grasping big paws, thick tails and even the imposing heads of animals that earlier pounced on an antelope carcass used as bait to bring them closer to a veterinarian with a tranquiliser gun.


  6. Silicon Valley Family Completes First Round of Service Projects in...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    In just six months, the Vaughan family of Atherton, California raised more than $22,000 through their fundraising campaign to tackle five service projects that benefit villagers in the Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania. The Vaughans leave Africa for home this week with a promise to return and do more with their newly established, 501 nonprofit, Silicon Valley residents Laura and Brannan Vaughan reflect a growing number of American parents who are raising their children to be competent and involved global citizens.


  7. Nicholas Winton, the man who saved a generation of JewsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Radio Times

    At 93, Nicholas Winton is keen to get on with his life. He has lunches to go to, people to see.


  8. Nigerian Philanthropist Tony Elumelu Calls For An End To Africa's Energy PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    I previously worked as a reporter for Business Daily, Kenya's largest business newspaper. Now I travel across Africa, helping FORBES track the richest people on the continent and telling their stories.


  9. Best movies of 2015 ... so farRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wilson County News

    Our beloved Gracie is missing since October, Dachshund/Lab mix, microchipped, about 30 pounds, black with little white. $1000 reward for safe return.


  10. Daily news summary 1.7.2015Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Radio Prague

    Sir Nicholas Winton, the Briton who helped save the lives of 669 children by arranging their evacuation from Nazi occupied Czechoslovakia has died at the age of 106, the AP agency announced. Sir Nicholas' exploit in saving the mostly Jewish children in 1939 were largely unknown until 1988 when it featured on a popular BBC programme.


  11. Could Ebola Make Its Way Back To Liberia?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Less than two months after Liberia was declared Ebola-free, two new cases in the West African nation have health officials on edge, perplexed about what could have caused a resurgence of the deadly illness. Authorities said the corpse of a 17-year-old Liberian boy who died under unexplainable circumstances last week tested positive for Ebola.


  12. Greece, on the brink of collapse, is receiving the largest numbers of refugees in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Syrian migrants wait to be registered in the port of Mytilini on the island of Lesbos on June 18, 2015. In the first six months of this year, more refugees arrived in Greece than in any other European country, according to a new report from the U.N. refugee agency.


  13. Partners With In1 Solutions To Help Hotels Win Direct Bookings And Massive ROIRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Hotel Interactive, the brand advocacy platform that helps hotels earn new guests, today announced their strategic partnership with In1 Solutions, a leading provider of hotel booking engines, multi-channel digital marketing, and integrated online distribution services for hotels in the global market. Hoteliers in the United Kingdom, Ireland and South Africa using In1's comprehensive booking engine in tandem with are now able to reach an entirely new channel of guests with advocacy.


  14. South African Airways Celebrates 10 Years Of Service Between Washington D.C. And AfricaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Travel Industry Wire

    The airline is offering an anniversary sale of 10% off* all fares on flights from Washington, D.C. to select destinations in Africa South African Airways will celebrate 10 years of service to Washington D.C. Dulles International Airport on July 2nd. SAA introduced new service between Johannesburg, South Africa and Washington D.C. on July 2nd, 2005, with four flights per week and rapidly grew to offering daily service on the route.


  15. Organic Foods Brand Makes A Difference For Ebola SuffersRead the original story

    17 hrs ago |

    Fulfilling great customer service and organic matcha, Enzo is fulfilling its social duty and promises to customer by giving back $1 for every bag sold New York City, NY -- Enzo's Private Selection, the company that has made a name for itself mainly in the organic foods sector, celebrates achieving an important milestone in the fight against Ebola in partnership with Action Aid. Together they have helped 271,000 individuals so far to battle the dangerous disease which is mostly spread in the West Africa region; particularly in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea.


  16. Study finds same food brands with different content in Czech Republic and GermanyRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Radio Prague

    A study by Prague's University of Technology and Chemistry has found that the same branded foods and drinks in Germany and the Czech Republic often have a dramatically different composition. The study took 24 brands sold in the two countries and found around a third had a significantly different composition.


  17. Tributes from Czech and world leaders made to Sir Nicholas WintonRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Radio Prague

    Tributes quickly poured out for Sir Nicholas Winton on news of his death. Czech president MiloA Zeman said he had always admired Sir Nicholas' 'personal bravery.'


  18. Granting Senior Wishes - Wendy Miller-BlackmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Something special is happening at the ballpark tonight a World War II veteran who's ninety years young. And has been a lifelong baseball fan is going to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the buys this game.


  19. Kampala to get first city tour buses in new boost for urban tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New Vision

    Kampala is set to get its first city tour buses a development that will come as a major boost for urban tourism and further diversity tourism's product offerings. Kampala Capital City Authority is working with Albrieux Africa tours to get the product running by the end of the year.


  20. .com | London is experiencing a heatwave - this time it's a bit more seriousRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | News24

    Cape Town - Okay. So we know it gets hotter than 35C in South Africa... but when London city zoo keepers are holding up umbrellas to protect their zebra from the sun, it's news.