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South Africa

Government to pay ECD grant beneficiaries next week

Today at 10:30 AM, via SAnews

The Department of Social Development is expected to make payments to beneficiaries of the Early Childhood Development Employment – Stimulus Relief Grant (ECD-ESRF) in the first week of March.

Education

Nigeria: Makinde and the Lautech Story

Today at 10:01 AM, via AllAfrica

[This Day] Oyo State — Before 2009, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso and its former teaching hospital in Osogbo were centers of excellence in education and medical care in Nigeria for many years. In fact, there was a time they were adjudged to be the best state institutions in Nigeria. Then, crises erupted between the owner states and the school lost its glory. It...

Science/Tech

Cell C’s bottom line is looking a lot healthier

Today at 10:17 AM, via TechCentral

Cell C is showing signs of having turned the corner, at least when it comes to its income statement – the company’s balance sheet still needs fixing through a planned recapitalisation.

Science/Tech

New Telegram features available now

Today at 09:42 AM, via MyBroadband

Telegram has rolled out a major update which adds several new features and improvements to the messaging app.

Health

Vaccine Hesitancy in Cancer Patients

Yesterday at 12:00 PM, via New York Times

“If I accept the vaccine,” one cancer patient says, “it will be with a strong feeling of guilt that at best I will be prolonging my life for a few months or years.”

Nature

Water quality and quantity the key to healthy estuaries

Tuesday at 16:19 PM, via CapeNature

The health of on estuary is a description of the condition of an estuary and are driven by two key drivers, water quality and quantity. Rain falling on the land eventually makes its way to a lake, river, stream, estuary, or ocean. Some rainwater flows slowly, in a thin layer called sheet flow across the […]