Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Interested in vaccine rollouts across Africa? Here’s a map to guide you

Benjamin Kagina, University of Cape Town Most developed countries are in the advanced stages of COVID-19 vaccination rollouts. But a large number of developing countries,...
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Happy Africa Day

Africa Day celebrates the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity on 25 May 1963. On this day representatives from thirty African nations met...

How we proved a Rembrandt painting owned by the University of Pretoria was a fake

Gerard de Kamper, University of Pretoria and Isabelle McGinn, University of Pretoria The paintings of Dutch master Rembrandt van Rijn are displayed in prestigious art...

Can drinking red wine help you fight Covid?

Mien-Chie Hung, President of China Medical University, Taiwan, is currently involved in research that shows how tannins in red wine could help fight Covid. It...

Easing Lockdown Update

England moves to step 3 of easing lockdown on 17 May and is still on track to move to step 4 on 21st June. The...

SA Man Fined for Wearing Fab Faf Speedo

A South African man was recently fined for wearing the iconic Fab Faf speedo while in Croatia. The 25-year-old seafarer, Charl Minnaar was fined...

My Octopus Teacher Wins BAFTA & an Academy Award

Worthy wins for the team behind the South African documentary, My Octopus Teacher. Featuring diver Craig Foster in the kelp forests of False Bay...

In photos: the grim aftermath of Cape Town’s fire

Flames destroy buildings, monuments and precious archives. By Ashraf Hendricks, James Stent and Nathan Geffen The University of Cape Town’s Jagger Library, which housed thousands of...

Cutest Baby Rhino Ever

https://www.youtube.com/embed/jaSZaDvrTN0 An exciting baby rhino was captured on video by Darren Sheer, while on Safari with his family. He shared this extraordinary video with Latestsightings.com“The...

We will Travel Again!

Who knew a South African hit would bring the world together with dance? Jerusalema – a song by South African DJ Master KG and...