Barclays to sell Absa, exit Africa
Mar03

Barclays to sell Absa, exit Africa

London-based Barclays has decided to sell its Africa operations, which includes the Absa Group, the Financial Times said. The sale forms part of Barclays’ plans to focus on US and UK markets and is expected to be announced tomorrow. The Financial Times reported that the Barclays board decided last week to exit Africa after a review led by new CEO Jes Staley. A subcommittee was asked to look into how and when Barclays Africa...

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Injured Terry misses PSG CL clash
Feb17

Injured Terry misses PSG CL clash

London – Chelsea captain John Terry will play no part in Tuesday’s Champions League clash at Paris Saint-Germain due to a hamstring injury, the club said on Monday. The veteran Chelsea leader will be sorely missed in the last 16, first leg at the Parc des Princes and has not even travelled to Paris with the squad. “John Terry has not travelled due to a minor problem with his hamstring and ligament,” Chelsea...

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Woman ‘disappears’ into a hole in a pavement in London
Apr23

Woman ‘disappears’ into a hole in a pavement in London

A woman has reportedly fallen into a hole in a pavement on North End Road in London. The unidentified women was seen “disappearing” by a passerby who posted photos of the hole on Instagram. Kate Sissons posted several photos of the hole outside the Marrakech Express cafe in Fulham, adding that she’d seen a woman fall into it. “OMG! Poor woman and pram just disappeared down this hole on North End Rd. She’s...

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Screening of Doc About South African Electronic Music ‘Future Sound of Mzansi” in London Sat March 14th
Mar13

Screening of Doc About South African Electronic Music ‘Future Sound of Mzansi” in London Sat March 14th

It’s fair to say that even after the end of apartheid in South Africa twenty years ago, we are still discovering new things about the county. Closed off from the world for over a century, South Africa is still revealing its wonders and its rich vibrant culture And a new documentary “Future Sound of Mzansi”, directed by performance artist Spoek Mathambo and filmmaker Lebogang Rasethaba aims in its way to do just that. According to the...

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