Archive for: December, 2013

Top 100 Universities in Africa in 2013

University of South Africa

The rankings of Africa’s top higher education institutions is provided by the 4 International Colleges & Universities (4icu). 4icu  is an international higher education search engine and directory reviewing accredited Universities and Colleges in the world. 4icu.org includes 11,160 Colleges and […]

 
 

FIFA Orders Flags At Half-Mast For Mandela

Nelson Mandela

World soccer body FIFA ordered flags to be flown at half-mast and a minute’s silence to be held before the next round of international matches after the death of Nelson Mandela on Thursday. FIFA president Sepp Blatter, in Brazil for […]

 
 

African’s Greatest Son Nelson Mandela Has Passed Away

African’s Greatest Son Nelson Mandela Has Passed Away

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the father of the nation, died on December 5 2013 at the age of 95. President Jacob Zuma made the announcement from the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Thursday night. He said Mandela passed away at 8.50pm at his […]

 
 

Africa’s Economic Growth Miracle Is Real

Africa’s Economic Growth Miracle Is Real

You should know by now that African economies are growing. Almost every continental analysis leads with impressive data: economic growth rates hover at an impressive 6%; combined GDP will hit $2.6-trillion by 2020; foreign direct investment is flocking in to […]