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Timothy Ngwenya gospel delight on the cards

The Zimbabwe Standard - 2 hours ago
A gospel delight awaits local music fans next week as United Kingdom-based gospel musician-cum-promoter Timothy Ngwenya, who is one of the torch-bearers of Zimbabwean gospel music abroad is jetting into the country in preparation for the launch of his...

Sachin Tendulkar All Praise For Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav

NDTVSports.com - 16 hours ago
At a time when the entire world is lavishing praise on India's run-machine Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar took the opportunity to speak about the positive impact made by India's wrist spinning duo -- Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav. While Kohli went ...and...

Overview

Visayan Daily Star - 1 day ago
Jacob Zuma joined the ANC, the country's main liberation movement, in 1959, and had an illustrious career. He served ten years' imprisonment on Robben Island with Nelson Mandela, fled abroad in 1975, and became chief of the ANC's Intelligence ...and...

South Africa Sees Fresh Start for Economy, With the Same Challenges

New York Times - 2 days ago
Mr. Zuma was elected leader of the African National Congress party in 2007 and became president in 2009.CreditAgence France-Presse — Getty Images. International sanctions isolated South Africa, shielding its firms from competition against ...and...

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What lies in store for South Africa after AB de Villiers and Faf du Plessis?

Financial Express - 6 hours ago
South Africa have launched the 'Vision 2019' project with an eye to widen their player pool ahead of the World Cup and the team coach, Ottis Gibson, chose to look at the positive side of the series defeat. Far too often we hear about 'following a ...and...

Virat Kohli's mastery should not be assessed only by runs

Deccan Chronicle - 10 hours ago
Other Indian or South African batsmen, barely reached half that mark. Clubbed together, the centuries and run aggregate on this tour suggests a one-man army. Indeed, I can't recall another batsman in the past quarter century who has dominated South ...and...

Highlights: Lions vs Sharks

SARugbymag (blog) - 10 hours ago
England's bruising battle against Wales at Twickenham served up some valuable lessons for Rassie Erasmus and South African rugby, writes JON CARDINELLI. Seabelo Senatla in SA Rugby magazine · Senatla shifts focus. Blitzboks superstar Seabelo Senatla ...and...

SPORTING NOSTALGIA: A look back at former Barrow CC pros

NW Evening Mail - 11 hours ago
BARROW Cricket Club this week announced South African youngster Grant Roelofsen will be their pro in the Northern League this year. He follows in a long tradition of overseas professionals turning out at Ernest Pass, with recent South African to hold...

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Rising SA boxer eyes a world title

Sport24 (blog) - 1 hour ago
... of fortune turned in favour of South African rising star Thulani “Tulz Evolution” Mbenge when his non-title bout against Mexican Diego “Demoledor” Cruz, scheduled for March 3 at Emperors Palace, was elevated to a World Boxing Council (WBC...

Strong parties needed to entrench development and democracy

Daily Nation - 8 hours ago
Finally, Africa's fragile and anarchic opposition parties pose a major threat to democracy and development. The death of Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai (65) on February 14 has thrown a shroud of uncertainty over his Movement for...

'We've arrived:' South Africans cheer 'Black Panther' launch

FOX 11 and FOX 41 (press release) (blog) - 1 day ago
JOHANNESBURG (AP) – South Africans have cheered the local premiere of “Black Panther” and have quickly begun dissecting the way actors pronounced the local isiXhosa language used in the film's fictional kingdom of Wakanda. Actresses Lupita Nyong'o and ...and...

Mandhana effusive in praise for senior pro Mithali Raj

Cricbuzz - 1 day ago
Mithali Raj may not be the captain of the Indian side in T20Is but the leader in her still seems to be active and well. In their build-up to training for the upcoming World T20 later this year, India have made a great start in South Africa - going up 2 ...and...

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BOOK EXTRACT: Nollywood vs mall mania

News24 - 58 minutes ago
Musicians like Hugh Masekela, Lira, Black Coffee, and Abdullah Ibrahim have bolstered South Africa's “brand” abroad. The country's ubiquitous fast food chains such as Nando's and Spur are further signs of the country's “soft power of the belly ...and...

Being Rassie in SA Rugby must be nice

Sport24 - 1 hour ago
Johannesburg - Forget Eddie Jones and co in the Six Nations, John Mitchell et al in Super Rugby or Deon Davids and the boys in the PRO14, the busiest coach (or is that director of rugby?) in the game this minute is, apparently, Rassie Erasmus ...and...

Foreign-based stars who could play for Sables

The Zimbabwe Standard - 3 hours ago
Attracting top talent based in other leagues in Europe and neighbouring South Africa has in the past proved an attempt in futility for Zimbabwe due to lack of funding for the local game. However, de Villiers hopes his arrival and the prospect of...

Africa in auto-correction mode; let it be!

The New Times - 9 hours ago
Two executive resignations in a week, first, Jacob Zuma quitting power in South Africa, hours later, Ethiopia's Hailemarian Desalegn followed suit; both, barely four months since Robert Mugabe's departure in Zimbabwe. All three have been bloodless and...

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NBA's Africa Game returns to South Africa in August

One America News Network (press release) - 5 hours ago
NBA's Africa Game returns to South Africa in August. NBA: Los Angeles Lakers at Boston Celtics Feb 3, 2017; Boston, MA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Luol Deng (9) controls the ball while Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown (7) defends during the ...and...

Africa in auto-correction mode; let it be!

The New Times - 9 hours ago
Two executive resignations in a week, first, Jacob Zuma quitting power in South Africa, hours later, Ethiopia's Hailemarian Desalegn followed suit; both, barely four months since Robert Mugabe's departure in Zimbabwe. All three have been bloodless and...

While you were sleeping: USA hockey lose, Biney flames out, Kreuger nabs silver

Yahoo Sports - 14 hours ago
As the PyeongChang Games continues into their second week, the Olympic drama showed no sign of slowing down. You may have been sound asleep, but in South Korea, there was plenty of action taking place on the ice and on the snow. Here are a few of ...and...

US Nuclear Policy Upgraded

Modern Diplomacy - 21 hours ago
The political quest to control Namibia began with the invasion of British led South African Union forces defeated the then German troops during World War I. Although, the “disputed” Namibia came under the supervision of League of Nations “mandate”, the ...and...

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India vs South Africa: After historic ODI win, ruthless visitors look to exploit Proteas' inexperience in T20I series

Firstpost - 16 minutes ago
India's ongoing tour of South Africa enters its last leg as the two sides meet in the first game of the three-match Twenty20 International (T20I) series in Johannesburg on Sunday. However, it is the Indians who enter the series as favourites and not ...and...

Cutting teams will help Super Rugby gets its mojo back in 2018, says SANZAAR boss Andy Marinos

Daily Telegraph - 44 minutes ago
“When you look at it, with the consolidation of playing talent in South Africa and Australia, we are confident that will have a more positive yield from a high performance perspective,” Marinos said. “I think at times the talent may have been spread a ...and...

Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal can excel in Australia, predicts Ian Chappell

Hindustan Times - 47 minutes ago
As much as Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan contributed to the Indian dominance in the ODI series against South Africa with four scintillating centuries between them, it's the wrist spin of Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal that ensured the hosts ...and...

Steven Smith looking forward to “fiery series” in South Africa

Cricket Country - 1 hour ago
However, South Africa won the Test series against India 2-1 and the win was achieved courtesy their pace attack that has Kagiso Rabada, Vernon Philander, Morne Morkel and Lungi Ngidi. Dale Steyn got injured during the first Test. Meanwhile, Australia ...and...

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