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The Raspberry Pi Foundation's Eben Upton was inspired to create his bare-bones credit-card sized computer after noticing a decline in the number of children learning to code.
I believe those who support the availability of condoms in schools have a point, but what message does it send the learners? asks Lehlohonolo Mofokeng .
There are 35 million people living with HIV in the world. About 67% of those are in sub-Saharan Africa.
A mural painted on a suburban wall in Johannesburg, South Africa calls for the halt to rhino poaching, Monday, July 21, 2014.
There was a lot of scurrying and even more espressos, but finally the Brics countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - were able to ink a deal, although they left it quite literally to the last minute.
Why, and how, do so-called 'failing' states recover? Countries are quick to respond to emergency situations, or to engage militarily, driven often by their own domestic political considerations.
South African police are searching for three men who forced a family from their car and drove off with a 4-year-old boy hanging out of the vehicle.
South African police on Monday searched for assailants who forced a family from their car and drove off with a 4-year-old boy hanging out of the vehicle.
The dragging of a four-year-old boy outside a hijacked car in Boksburg at the weekend was a heartless act, Gauteng premier David Makhura said on Monday.
It is embarrassing to see current leadership that do not even live by Madiba's values brag and talk confidently about their 67 minutes, says Noluvuyo Mpekelana .
The words "recreational flying" are rarely, if ever, found in the same sentence with "Boeing 737," but while two South African aviation enthusiasts, Gavin Branson and Menno Parsons, were having a few beers last August, the combination became strangely plausible.
This week, AVweb's review of what's new in aviation revealed new, worldwide coverage of a popular app, an airport advocacy... I fly from a small air field outside Johannesburg, South Africa.
PLATINUM production at Zimplats' largest mine in Zimbabwe has been halved following a major collapse underground, the company said on Friday.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 12:35 am
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