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  1. Michael Church In South Africa

    Posted Jun 29th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Church

    ... England fans naively trusting that their team are capable of beating the world's best. South Africa 2010 has proved, however, that that is not the case. It's not just that England ... perspective they still trail behind other European and South American nations. The only exposure most English football fans have to foreign football- except during major championships- is in the Uefa ...

  2. Michael Church in South Africa

    Posted Jul 12th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Church

    ... cases; no one has died at South Africa 2010. The worst to happen may have been a few perforated eardrums. There can be little doubt that the vuvuzela will symbolise this tournament long into the future and when footage of South Africa 2010 is viewed in the future, the memories of all who attended games in the likes of Rustenburg, Cape Town and Nelspruit will hark back to the polarizing ...

  3. Michael Church in South Africa

    Posted Jun 19th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Church

    ... Michael Church When South Africa won the right to host the 2010 World Cup six years ago, the promise was of an influx of foreign visitors and a significant boost to the local economy ... for the Mexicans that it becomes apparent the building isn't empty. Several isolated, anguished cries bounce off the walls above the dull, musical ding of the poker machines as fans of South Africa ...

  4. Africa looks to China as Western influence fades

    Posted Jun 28th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... by the G8 nations towards solving Africa's problems, say analysts. Despite all their good intentions, the narrow grouping of advanced economies- France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Britain, Canada, ... to political reform,' O'Connor said. Martyn Davies, executive director of the Centre for Chinese Studies at Stellenbosch University in South Africa, said: 'The G8's influence ...

  5. Make an effort to understand the real Africa

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Pearl Chan

    ... Pearl Chan, The Bishop Stranchan School The missing continent in our education... Oh, Africa, the country where all the poor children are. I donate money every now and then, but do I know anything about the people? Well, let's see. They were slaves... something about cotton plantations and underground railways. That's not Africa? Oh, you're right, ...

  6. Perception Digital lands WiMAX orders amid 4G push into Africa

    Posted Jun 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Africa has some of the world's fastest-growing economies, but the region remains at the early stage of internet infrastructure development. According to market research site Internet World ... antennas and ancillary cabling can be reused. With such huge capital savings, WiMAX adoption in Africa has been growing. WiMax network providers can now be found in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Uganda, ...

  7. South Africa confident of retaining Sixes with big-hitting newcomers

    Posted Oct 09th 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay The man who crushed Hong Kong hearts last year, Farhaan Behardien, will not be back this year but South Africa are confident they can repeat their Cup-winning heroics ... Mark Wright over long-off to crush local hopes of winning a first Cup title. That victory gave South Africa their third championship. Now, they want more. 'Our aim is to win the Cup again. ...

  8. Michael Church in South Africa

    Posted Jul 07th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Church

    ... an altogether different experience when compared to the vast northern expanses of South Africa. Missing is the nervous energy on which Johannesburg feeds; there is no sense of foreboding or impending ... become one of the icons of South Africa's hosting and, approaching at night, Cape Town Stadium possesses an extraterrestrial aura that only increases the sense of the spectacular. ...

  9. Michael Church In South Africa

    Posted Jun 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Michael Church

    ... it's easy to forget just how far South Africa has come in such a short period of time. There can be no denying the African continent's first World Cup has been filled with frustrations ... South Africa has endured in its recent history. Both Japan and Germany had long since left behind the woes of their post-war rebuilding years when they last held the finals. That the country ...

  10. Michael Church In South Africa

    Posted Jun 21st 2010, 12:00am by Michael Church

    ... Michael Church Sitting high in the stands at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium, the beauty of the area surrounding the city of Rustenburg, in South Africa's North West Province, becomes ... richest deposits of the precious commodity- and other high-value metals have given the Fokeng people of the region a financial independence few others possess in South Africa ...




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