It’s our great pleasure to present the much-anticipated Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) 2013 finalists.
Here they are! The Most Beautiful Object in South Africa finalists for 2013. Who will get your vote?
Featuring a diverse selection of objects, the MBOISA finalists were nominated by a mix of design journalists and cultural commentators in South Africa.
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Exclusive interview with Greg Kaser, Supply Chain Working Group, World Nuclear Association, UK. During the Generation track of African Utility Week in May he is part of a panel discussion on “Nuclear power in Africa”.
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NEW YORK, March 13, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns today’s Angolan police raid at the independent weekly Folha 8, which was conducted in connection with a politicized investigation into the publication of a satirical photo montage. Officers confiscated all of Folha 8′s computers, effectively crippling the operations of one of the country’s two remaining independent publications.
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Minister Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue contests “unfounded accusations.”
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GENEVA, Switzerland, February 2, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Thursday expressed concern about possible use of excessive force by the authorities in the Senegalese capital Dakar, and in other towns, and warned that the country’s strong tradition of peaceful, democratic elections could be jeopardized if the authorities mishandle the on-going protests.
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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
29 January 2012 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged African countries to entrench civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights to boost stability and development in the continent.
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