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Even GIRAFFES prefer a fair fight! Males only pick similar-sized opponents and abide by a ...

The Daily Mail 22 Sep 2021
From observations in South Africa, researchers at the University of Manchester found males practiced head butts with males of similar stature ... The team looked at northern giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis) in the Mogalakwena River Reserve in South Africa between November 2016 and May 2017.

Sparring giraffes show a high level of fair play

The Times/The Sunday Times 22 Sep 2021
They observed males at the Mogalakwena River Reserve in South Africa who spend much of their time honing their fighting technique by taking part in practice duals ... .

When giraffes fight, they are honorable

Indian Express 20 Sep 2021
Granweiler and her colleagues observed social behavior in giraffes at the small Mogalakwena River Reserve in South Africa from November 2016 to May 2017 ... might be larger or smaller in given areas — important knowledge, as giraffe populations are shrinking in many parts of Africa.

Why Do the African People Oppose Big Pharma’s Experimental Injections?

GlobalResearch 19 Sep 2021
Concerns about safety, side effects, and effectiveness are widespread—and observed among health workers in Zimbabwe, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Sudan and Ethiopia ... findings have been observed in Uganda, Sierra Leone, Rwanda, Mozambique, Burkina Faso, Cameroon and South Africa.

Mental fatigue may be Boksu2019 most formidable opponent

Supersport 19 Sep 2021
</p> It was a couple of weeks after those players had dug deep both mentally and physically to win the Webb Ellis trophy for South Africa, and it was during a period of uncertainty for rugby as a whole, with the South African players, as global champions, holding the sports future in their hands.

Covid-19: Fear, Anxiety and Voodoo Death

Off Guardian 18 Sep 2021
This phenomenon has been observed by anthropologists, doctors and explorers all over the world, in areas such as Australia, New Zealand, Africa, South America and Haiti ... What kind of reality will you create? Ryan Matters is a writer and free thinker from South Africa.

Nigerian air force probes reports it killed civilians

San Francisco Chronicle 16 Sep 2021
... known for continuous activities” by Boko Haram and its offshoot the Islamic State in West Africa Province, known as ISWAP. “The aircraft while operating south of Kanama observed suspicious movement consistent with Boko Haram terrorists behavior whenever a Jet aircraft is overhead.

Preliminary notes on Nigeria at 61

Business Day Online 13 Sep 2021
This was most obvious in a context like Southern Africa, where we committed huge resources to the liberation of that part of the continent ... According to him, Africa had now come of age and she would be responsible for her destiny ... Incidentally, one of these observations came from the besieged Boers in the then apartheid South Africa.

Roadkill may accelerate local extinction of mammal populations

Phys Dot Org 10 Sep 2021
... observed roadkill rates worldwide. "Our results show that populations of the maned wolf and the southern tiger cat in Brazil, the brown hyena in South Africa and the leopard in North India are at risk of local extinction in the near future if observed levels of roadkill persist.

2000 SA children to take part in Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine trial for under 18s

Independent online (SA) 09 Sep 2021
The vaccine study will see more than 2 000 children and teenagers take part in the study in South Africa, with seven clinical research sites across the country being utilised ... “Numolux has partnered with 7 clinical research sites across South Africa to enroll 2000 participants from 6 months to 17 years.”.

The world faces uneven recovery in the post-Covid economy

Independent online (SA) 09 Sep 2021
These five countries include South Africa, Brazil, India, Indonesia, and Turkey ... In addition, firm commodity prices have resulted in the highest terms of trade on record in South Africa - particularly with the rise observed in gold, coal, and platinum prices earlier in the year.

Tshwane notes increase in vaccine uptake, appeals to residents to get the jab

Independent online (SA) 07 Sep 2021
Pretoria - The City of Tshwane has observed a steady increase in vaccination numbers and added two more vaccination sites as South Africa extended the Covid-19 inoculations to include young adults above 18 ... total number of laboratory-confirmed cases in South Africa to 2 824 063.

Bitcoin Revolution South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa and Patrice Motsepe Reviews with Charlize Theron

The Signal 07 Sep 2021
... legit? Did Patrice Motsepe and Charlize Theron invest in Bitcoin Revolution? Is Bitcoin Revolution South Africa Patrice Motsepe legit? We usually observed many peoples spend their valuable time and money on different projects and jobs and they end up earning minuscule money.

Poised for strong future

China Daily 06 Sep 2021
Obviously, the whole concept of grouping the emerging economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa became much more popular than I could have conceived, and I am delighted by that fact, and what it did for me professionally ... Brazil and Russia have experienced a very disappointing second decades, as has South Africa.

Damon Galgut: ‘The Booker pulls a nasty little trick on you’

The Observer 05 Sep 2021
Novelist and playwright Damon Galgut, 57, grew up in Pretoria, South Africa, at the height of the apartheid era ... Critics of my early work took the tone that I was a child of privilege and had the luxury of ignoring where South Africa was at. I remember being very stung by that line of observation, because in some way I knew it was true.