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    Demo Africa sheds light on investing in startups

    The Demo Africa 2016 conference gave entrepreneurs a chance to network with investors and share ideas. Held in South Africa for the first time, it began with an online mentoring and coaching programme and ended with the selected startups pitching their ideas to investors.

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    South Africa welcomes back Olympic heroes

    South Africans gathered at OR Tambo Airport in Ekurhuleni, situated east of Johannesburg, to welcome back the South African Olympic team from Rio de Janeiro, including gold medal winner Caster Semenya.

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    Africa's 2016 Olympic winners

    South Africa, Kenya and Ethiopia claimed a number of gold medals during the Rio Olympics. Here is a list of all the medal winners from Africa. In total, the continent improved its medal tally from 34 during London's 2012 Olympic games to 45 this year.

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    National Development Planís Vision 2030 gets a new-look logo

    South Africaís National Development Plan has a new brand identity and logo designed to inspire all citizens to work towards the vision of eliminating poverty and reducing inequality by the year 2030.

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    South Africa's new plug standard explained

    South Africa's standard triangular plug is set to be replaced. According to the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS), a new three-point plug design will be both safer and more cost- effective.

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    Q and A with few of South Africa's influential women

    Behind the success of South African stars such as Bonang Matheba, Farah Fortune, Kass Naidoo and Nomzamo Mbatha are women who helped them flourish. They have all gained admirable qualities and valuable life lessons from the women in their lives.

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White lion thumbThe famed white lions of Timbavati are getting a voice through the children from the region. They are speaking on behalf of the big cats when it comes to swaying policymakers

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