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1 March, 2017
This is according to data from job aggregator Adzuna, which says the number of startup jobs dropped from over 1,000 in late 2016 to just over 750 at the start of 2017.
1 March, 2017
Tuberculosis was the leading underlying natural cause of death in 2015, accounting for 7.2% of deaths. It was followed by diabetes which accounted for 5.4% of the deaths.
1 March, 2017
The iconic cellphone of the early 2000s was known for its durability and long battery life. HMD claims this reinvention will last for 22 hours of talk time and months on standby. New to the 3310 is a colour screen, camera and microSD card slot.
22 February, 2017
The service is available for payments to and from the US, Canada, Australia, the UK and Europe, the company said Tuesday. It said it would later expand the offering to all 50 countries — and 600 currency exchange pairings — that TransferWise supports.
22 February, 2017
The one-week problem-solving boot camp is aimed at early stage start-ups, and focuses on a range of subjects, including product strategy, user design and user interface, technology, marketing, business development and presentation skills.
22 February, 2017
Innovators in the food, agri-tech and agriculture space will compete for the Agripreneur of the Year title at the third Future Agro Challenge (FAC) Global Championships, which will take place during the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) in Johannesburg on March 12-15.
22 February, 2017
South Africa has come out ahead of its counterparts on the continent as the top destination for ICT investors based on the number of deals as well as the total amount of funding.
22 February, 2017
Before the deal, ZNBC was 100% owned by the Zambian government. According to the deal for the next 25 years, TopStar will be collecting all ZNBC advertising revenues and tower rental fees.
22 February, 2017
The WhatsApp status update will work similarly to Instagram Stories, which allows users to add text, drawings and emoji to their pictures and videos in slideshow format.
20 February, 2017
Gambia's new president thanked his nation and promised greater freedom, an improved economy and better education as thousands attended a ceremony Saturday marking his inauguration after a tense political standoff with the country's former longtime leader.
20 February, 2017
The blast by a car bomb parked near a restaurant went off at a busy time when shoppers and traders were gathered inside the market, said district commissioner Ahmed Abdulle. Many of the dead were carried away by their relatives soon after the blast, said Captain Mohamed Hussein.
16 February, 2017
Budget Minister Pierre Kangudia said the cost of organising the poll, which was said to be $1.8bn (£1.5bn), was too expensive. Last year the government and the opposition agreed that new elections would be held by the end of 2017.
16 February, 2017
Groups representing immigrant communities in South Africa said they fear a recent upsurge in anti-foreigner sentiment could spark a recurrence of xenophobic attacks that rocked the country in 2008 and 2015.
16 February, 2017
China is experiencing its deadliest outbreak of the H7N9 bird-flu strain since it first appeared in humans in 2013, killing 79 people in January alone and spurring several cities to suspend live poultry trade.
16 February, 2017
The Competition Commission has referred a case to the tribunal for prosecution for alleged price-fixing against 17 banks, including three of South Africa's largest banks.

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