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The power of walking to power rural villages in Africa

Pavegen is a clean technology company that develop paving slabs to convert energy from people’s footsteps into electrical power. As part of the ‘What If I Can’ campaign sponsored by Samsung, they plan to place a 68 tile walkway in Sandton City Shopping Mall located in Johannesburg. 399 more words

Renewable Energy

Onward to Malawi – From Dar to Chitimba

I last left you on my return journey from Zanzibar. Getting back to the campsite in Dar was a little arduous, leaving at 5am taking a bus, then immigration control, then a ferry, then immigration control (bear in mind Zanzibar is the same country, Tanzania, as Dar), a 15 minute walk in steaming heat carrying our bags, another short ferry with so many people one felt like chickens packed into a crate, and finally a tuktuk ride in torrential rain. 1,168 more words

Travel Days

I'm useless at this internet thing!

Being a youth of today you’d think I’d be good at this whole website/blog world but as you can see I’m not!

Anyway not much has been happening did a spot of birthday cake baking last week ! 62 more words

Music: Wiyaala set to perform for Queen of England

The tall, slim and energetic Ghanaian songstress Noella Wiyaala, known by her stage name, Wiyaala, keeps rising in her music career at the setting of the sun every new day. 172 more words

Entertainment

That Sexy Missionary Life

Yes, we are missionaries. And we live in South Africa. And we are single.

And with that combination come many hilarious, albeit not always true, stereotypes. 252 more words