Yearly Archives: 2010
The cliffs are big, wild, often remote - and still being discovered. And it's a climate for being out in. South Africa offers some of the best, and most diverse, rock climbing in the world. Gear up, chalk up, and start cranking!
South African Brian Dames, CEO of state power company Eskom, has been appointed to the executive committee of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.
Ratings agency Moody's has lifted the outlook on Eskom's senior unsecured bonds from negative to stable, citing the power utility's continued shift towards cost-reflective tariffs and the strong support it enjoys from its shareholder, the South African government.
South Africa's Kruger National Park has launched a pilot project allowing local community members to harvest mopani worms in a closely monitored, sustainable way.
Fifth place for Team SA at the Commonwealth Games in New Delhi. Boston Marathon title number nine for Ernst van Dyk. A Guinness World Record for the Comrades Marathon ... Brad Morgan continues his wrap-up of the South African sporting year that was.
Chris Thurman visits Exeter River Lodge in the Sabi Sand private game reserve in South Africa's Mpumalanga province, and has a bush experience different to any that he's enjoyed before.
Herekoura, literally translated, means "new happiness" in Bambara, the principle language of Mali, and this is how the locals felt about the recent opening of the Football for Hope centre in Baguineda - the fourth of 20 such centres being built across Africa as a legacy of the 2010 Fifa World Cup.
Thanks to an innovative community project, some of South Africa's underprivileged children will be able to experience the joy of Christmas.