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Taipei Times 13 Apr 2021
Twitter to set up Africa HQ. Twitter announced on Monday it was recruiting 11 people in the nation, its first hires on the African continent, and plans to open an office there later. The social media giant joins Facebook and other tech companies moving into Africa, where founder Jack Dorsey spent a month in 2019.

Twitter Ghana office: See the jobs up for grabs

Graphic 13 Apr 2021
"The choice of Ghana as HQ for Twitter’s Africa operations is EXCELLENT news ... Mr Dorsey’s tweet announcing the decision to establish Twitter's presence in Africa said ... The development comes almost 18 months after Dorsey’s first visit to Africa in November 2019.

Twitter to establish first African office in Ghana 

Telecom Paper 13 Apr 2021
The social network Twitter said that it will be setting up a presence in Africa.

Warren Gatland calls on some familiar faces

The Times/The Sunday Times 12 Apr 2021
Gatland has called a press conference for tomorrow when he will name his coaching line-up for the tour to South Africa.

Top 10 critical skills South African businesses want

Independent online (SA) 12 Apr 2021
The latest Critical Skills Survey report, conducted by Xpatweb, shows the most sought-after yet scant skills in South Africa, which has led businesses to recruit talent from other countries ... The survey found that 77 percent of organisations reported that they struggled to source critical skills in South Africa for local and cross-border operations.

‘Football is in need of evolution’ – Forest Green open to appointing female boss

Yahoo Daily News 12 Apr 2021
>. “At the same time we have had around 70 CVs just yesterday and there’s an awful lot of interest ...Football is in need of evolution and change.” ... Please click here to do so ... That’s what we’re interested in and that’s what we will be trying to get to the bottom of in the recruitment process.” ... 1. Markram leads South Africa to easy T20 win over Pakistan.

ISIS storm brewing on Mozambique's coast

Korea Times 12 Apr 2021
Yet the question remains whether this latest flare-up in violence in southern Africa is really an extension of similar movements in places such as Nigeria or the sub-Saharan Sahel or more localized terrorism to destabilize the resource-rich region?.

Unique SA mobile tutoring app is looking to employ young tutors

Independent online (SA) 12 Apr 2021
As schools across the country will reopen for the academic second term this week, tutoring for many will form part of an integral learning process, especially in high school ... It is the only mobile app of its kind in South Africa ... “Cognition recruits tutors on a strict screening process to ensure a high-quality service offered to students ... .

More ethnically diverse bone marrow donors needed to save lives

Mail Guardian South Africa 10 Apr 2021
... South Africa ... There are other reasons why donor recruitment remains so low ... According to Ward, a consequence of this reality is that South Africa recently became only the second country globally to drop the donor recruitment age from 18 to 16 in its attempt to swell the registry.

Islamic extremism in Minneapolis

CBS News 10 Apr 2021
Minneapolis is a long way from the wars in the Middle East and North Africa. But extremist groups have found the city to be fertile ground for recruits. Jamie Yuccas examines why ... .

'Moffie' Director Oliver Hermanus on the Toxic Masculinity of Apartheid

The Hollywood Reporter 09 Apr 2021
We follow Nicholas van der Swart (Kai Luke Brummer), a shy, closeted gay recruit drafted, like all white men over 16 in South Africa at the time, to do a mandatory two years of military service ... The film's title, Moffie, is a homophobic slur in Afrikaans, the language of white South Africa.

Foreign partners hail GRA for attracting investors

The Point 09 Apr 2021
Consequently, the spokesperson noted further that without such ‘‘frank meetings and discussions,’’ the AfricaEurope Alliance which was launched in 2018 to deliver on the recommendations and commitments taken by the 5th African Union-EU Summit held in Abidjan would be difficult to materialise.

Radisson RED calls for video applications for its Rosebank hotel

Independent online (SA) 08 Apr 2021
THE first Radisson RED hotel in Rosebank, Gauteng, and the second in South Africa is recruiting in an unconventional way ... “Radisson RED is so personal and creative, and so we believe that this style of recruitment helps us to build a team who connect and become the soul and heart of the house.

Jobberman to develop Nigeria’s e-commerce sector through behavioural profiling

Business Day Online 08 Apr 2021
Jobberman, the single largest job placement website in sub-Saharan Africa, on Wednesday announced its partnership with the USAID-funded Alliance for eTrade Development II (eTrade Alliance) to help drive the development of Nigeria’s thriving e-commerce industry.

Disney+ Hires ‘It’s A Sin’ Commissioner Lee Mason As Its EMEA Scripted Chief

Vibe Magazine 08 Apr 2021
By Jake Kanter Jake Kanter. International TV Editor @Jake_Kanter More Stories By Jake ... April 8, 2021 5.15am. Services to share this page ... Mason is the second Channel 4 commissioner Keelan has poached this year after he recruited Sean Doyle to be Disney+’s point-person for unscripted producers in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East ...   ... .