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THURSDAY, 24 JUNE 2021, 08:59

South Africa

Naptosa calls “anti-vaxers” to reconsider the vaccine’s safety

Today at 07:15 AM, via SABC News

The National Professional Teacher’s Organisation, Naptosa, has called on educators who are so-called “anti-vaxers” – or have doubts over the efficacy of the coronavirus vaccines – to reconsider the vaccine’s safety.

Africa

SADC to deploy troops to Mozambique 

Yesterday at 17:41 PM, via The Citizen

A document leaked earlier this year recommended sending around 3,000 soldiers to insurgent-hit Cabo Delgado.

Politics

ANC, Magashule to go head-to-head in court

Today at 05:00 AM, via SABC News

The ANC Secretary-General wants the High Court in Johannesburg to nullify his suspension and the party’s step-aside resolution.

Education

Botswana: Education Office Investigates Incident

Today at 08:39 AM, via AllAfrica

[Botswana Daily News] Mochudi — The Kgatleng regional education office is investigating an incident in which a video featuring a Molefhi Senior Secondary School pupil was circulated on social media.

Entertainment

Loki might be a hedonist, but so far ‘Loki’ remains a bit of a bore

Today at 02:04 AM, via CNN

The Marvel/Disney+ strategy of slowly building stories is becoming a bit of a bore with the third episode of “Loki,” a protracted escape scenario that gave fans lots of time to luxuriate in the title character — and his new variant — while doing precious little to advance the overarching plot.

Science/Tech

EOH appoints experienced Chief Commercial Officer

Today at 08:32 AM, via ITWeb

Ziaad Suleman will join the EOH executive committee on 1 July as Chief Commercial Officer for iOCO – EOH’s systems integrator and largest business.

Science/Tech

Actually, the Telkom model is not suitable for SAA

Today at 08:25 AM, via TechCentral

When government announced it was bringing in outside shareholders to take a majority holding in South African Airways, there was a lot of chatter that it was now following the “Telkom model”. By Larry Claasen.

Science/Tech

Bitcoin miners flee China

Today at 08:11 AM, via MyBroadband

The heads of some of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges say Bitcoin miners are shifting operations out of China.