Archive | September, 2014

Sonia Radebe, Jennifer Dallas join forces in ‘Ngizwise’

Sonia Radebe, Jennifer Dallas join forces in ‘Ngizwise’

South African-born contemporary dance sensation Sonia Radebe and Canada’s Jennifer Dallas have done a sterling and titanic job in putting together ‘Ngizwise’, an excellent piece performed by the Moving into Dance Mophatong (MIDM) company. ‘Ngizwise’, a Zulu word meaning let me taste/help me listen, is the culmination of six weeks of gently crafting and honing […]

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Liberia sacrifies press freedom to contain Ebola

Liberia sacrifies press freedom to contain Ebola

With the Ebola epidemic predicted to get worse, the Liberian government has taken action to silence news outlets critical of its handling of the health crisis, the Committee to Protect Journalists’ Peter Nkanga reports from West Africa. The disease has claimed more than 1000 lives in this West African nation, according to the country’s ministry […]

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 DHL retail footprint in Africa grows by 1000%

DHL retail footprint in Africa grows by 1000%

Global giant logistics DHL Express has grown its retail footprint in sub-Saharan Africa by an astonishing 1 000% in less than three years, the company said this week. The company’s number of service points also increased from 300 to over 3 300, not by building its own bricks and mortar branches, but by partnering with […]

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