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Forensic Expert Faulted At Pistorius Trial

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) – The prosecution in Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial on Thursday challenged the credibility of an expert witness for the defense, which was trying to show that the athlete killed his girlfriend by mistake. 347 more words

Sports

A Study in Chichewa and Pavement

At the market today, one of the vendors tried to sell me two wooden carvings of rhinoceros.  I told him two was too many, for the rhinoceros is endangered.   2,047 more words

Digital Photography

Happy Easter!

Dear Biashara Readers,

Thank you for your continuous support. Your avid readership has made a nascent idea turn into a daily read in over 80 countries!  26 more words

Business

Remittance fees hurt Africans

Communities in sub-Saharan Africa are being “hurt” by high fees charged by money transfer operators, charity Comic Relief has said.

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Business

City of Cape Town looks to boost internet access

The City of Cape Town has announced the signing of eight third party internet service provider agreements, hoping to boost universal access in the area as part of its Universal Broadband Network strategy.

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Business

Effective Social Media Use For African Professionals

Over the next few weeks and months, the ‘AFKI Corporate’ column will bring readers a range of business insights, trends, news and tips exclusively for corporations and people conducting business in the African Market. 20 more words

Business

Ventures Africa Speaks With Senior Vice President, BlackBerry Security Scott Totzke

From pioneer innovation to huge sales slumps, the Blackberry device is one which has seen the highs and lows in the global smartphone market.

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Business