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Former top cricket umpire dies after car crash

NewstalkZB 10 Aug 2022
Cricket South Africa announced Koertzen's death but gave no details of the incident other than to say the renowned umpire died following a car accident on Tuesday morning ... South Africa's Algoa FM radio station reported that Koertzen and three other people were killed in a head-on collision near the town of Riversdale in the Western Cape province.

Ada Traditional Council bans Radio Ada from covering 2022 Asafotufiami Festival

Joy Online 09 Aug 2022
When the management of Radio Ada did not see the name of the station on the list of media houses invited to cover the 85th edition of the ongoing Ada Asafotufiami festival, it thought the Ada Traditional Council in the Greater Accra had mistakenly omitted the name of the station. Radio Ada, community radio, is the mouthpiece of Ada.

Former cricket umpire Rudi Koertzen dies after car crash

The Associated Press 09 Aug 2022
Cricket South Africa announced Koertzen's death but gave no details of the incident other than to ... South Africa's Algoa FM radio station reported that Koertzen and three other people were killed in a head-on collision near the town of Riversdale in the Western Cape province.

Dream of the Same Sky and Build a Closer China-Africa Community with a Shared Future

Capital Ethiopia 08 Aug 2022
Pragmatic cooperation has set examples throughout Africa ... China has also aided construction of landmark buildings such as the AU Comprehensive Service Center, the Radio and Television Center, the Sunken Theater, and the China-Africa Friendship Garden, and provided several batches of material, technical and security assistance.
Edit | You can’t talk about sex toys in a ‘seductive voice’ while kids may ...

News24 08 Aug 2022
Although a sex-toy radio ad was not extreme or pornographic, it delved into more detail than is typically included in such cases, South Africa’s Advertising Regulatory Board said ... .

Irish writer Ola Majekodunmi

The Patriotic Vanguard 07 Aug 2022
Career Majekodunmi started presenting a radio show with Raidió na Life in 2014, presenting Seinnliosta an tSathairn and Afra-Éire. She is a frequent guest contributor on other radio shows on RTÉ Radio 1, RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta, RTÉ 2FM, RTÉ 2XM, BBC Radio Ulster, BBC Radio Foyle and BBC Radio 1Xtra.

Bartz to guest at St. Paul's Lutheran Church Mission Festival

The Crescent News 04 Aug 2022
NAPOLEON — St ... 21 at 10 a.m ... In the event of rain, the service will be moved inside. All are invited to attend ... In 2007, Bob was called to a ministry development role in Africa, working to grow effective media projects that would impact communities and introduce people to Jesus across southern and eastern Africa with FEBC Radio and TWR-Africa ... .

From The Past Pages Of Dawn: 1972: Fifty Years Ago: Egypt, Libya to merge

Dawn 03 Aug 2022
Egypt and Libya today [Aug 2] agreed to merge into a single state — the biggest in Africa — on Sept ... The announcement was made simultaneously over Radio Cairo and Radio Tripoli ... Cairo Radio announced the union would be founded on “the most ...

How US foreign aid could save more lives

Vox 01 Aug 2022
Ben Curtis/AP Kenyan girls attend an event in March 2018 for DREAMS, a US-funded, public-private partnership to reduce HIV infections among vulnerable girls and young women, at a site in Nairobi, Kenya, supported by PEPFAR, the US program to fight HIV/AIDS in Africa.

EMCOAN Launches Exhibition and Awards

This Day 30 Jul 2022
The Electronic Media Content Owners Association of Nigeria (EMCOAN) in collaboration with Broadcast Media Africa (BMA) has announced the Nigeria Electronic Media Content Exhibition and Awards (NEMCEA) event for the electronic media content and film industry scheduled to hold in Lagos from August 29 to August 31.

What Comes After JWST? More Extraordinary Telescopes Are On Their Way

IFL Science 29 Jul 2022
The Square Kilometer Array (SKA) will be made up of hundreds of radio dishes in Australia and South Africa whose combined collection area is in the name ... South Africa's counterpart will be in the Meerkat National Park. Predecessor telescopes have already been built at both sites. The sites have been chosen for their “radio quiet”.

Fitness entrepreneur Yanga Ngcayisa on his transformation journey

Independent online (SA) 29 Jul 2022
Gqeberha born Yanga Ngcayisa recently surprised everyone with his drastic physical transformation ... Picture ... Q ... A ... Q ... I am proud to be featured in internationally recognised publications such as Men’s Health and GQ South Africa along with having the opportunity to share my story on many other well-known local publications, television and radio stations ... .

Astronomers develop novel way to ‘see’ first stars through fog of early Universe

Technology Org 28 Jul 2022
Using a radio telescope introduces distortions to the signal received, which can completely obscure the cosmological signal of interest ... The telescope’s construction is currently being finalised at the Karoo radio reserve in South Africa, a location chosen for its excellent conditions for radio observations of the sky.

Nigeria’s New Television Audience Measurement System – A Paradigm Shift

This Day 28 Jul 2022
Audience research measures how many people are in an audience with relation to radio listenership, TV viewership, newspaper readership, and increasingly online and mobile content consumption habits ... In practical terms, it is projected that this will see TV/Radio AD Spend grow from the current $430m/yr to match South Africa’s at $1.2B within 5 yrs.

Pro- and antidemocratic forces jostle to woo Africans on social media

Business Day 28 Jul 2022
Disinformation in Africa is not a new phenomenon ... Even these figures probably underestimate the reach of such content, since social media in Africa functions as a newer form of “pavement radio”, with community members congregating around a single phone to consume content together.

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