Johannesburg Mayor Clr Herman Mashaba

Joburg mayor receives backlash for latest ‘xenophobic’ attitude

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – THE latest alleged xenophobic utterances by Johannesburg mayor, Herman Mashaba, against foreign nationals purportedly committing crime and owning houses or operating small business in local townships has stirred a hornet’s nest among entrepreneurs, activists and migrant organisations….

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Huawei Technologies founder Ren Zhengfei

Huawei allocates $100 billion to research, development

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – TELECOMMUNICATIONS equipment and consumer  electronics manufacturer, Huawei, will invest more than US$100 billion (about R1.4 billion) in research and development (R&D) over the next five years. Ren Zhengfei, Huawei founder, disclosed the investment during a…

Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina

Madagascar election outcome is a US setback

ANTANANARIVO – THE just-concluded elections in Madagascar is a major blow to the United States (US), which for long has sought to gain a foothold in the national resources-endowed island country. Andry Rajoelina, who headed the transitional…