Global heating will inflict more droughts on Africa as well as floods – The Guardian

Global heating will inflict more droughts on Africa as well as floods – The Guardian

Global heating could bring many more bouts of severe drought as well as increased flooding to Africa than previously forecast, scientists have warned. New research says the continent will experience many extreme outbreaks of intense rainfall over the next 80 years. These could trigger devastating floods, storms and disruption of farming. In addition, these events […]

Africa Cup of Nations: Algeria replace dropped Haris Belkebla – BBC Sport

Africa Cup of Nations: Algeria replace dropped Haris Belkebla – BBC Sport

Brest’s Haris Belkebla played for Algeria at the 2016 Olympics in Rio Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi has confirmed that Haris Belkebla has been dropped from the Africa Cup of Nations squad. Belmadi explained that it was in order to ‘maintain discipline’ in the squad ahead of the finals in Egypt which begin on 21 June. […]

South Africa Struggles for Survival – Wine-Searcher

South Africa Struggles for Survival – Wine-Searcher

One of the world’s oldest wine industries needs to increase prices, but will consumers be persuaded? South Africa’s wine industry is facing a challenging future and it is desperately searching for a hero – an icon wine. DeMorgenzon’s top Chenin Blanc label, The Divas, is textured, complex and incredibly refined; something that Nicolas Joly would […]

Africa Cup of Nations: Egypt's top ref has suspension lifted – BBC Sport

Africa Cup of Nations: Egypt's top ref has suspension lifted – BBC Sport

Egyptian referee Gehad Grisha officiated at the 2018 World Cup in Russia The Egypt Football Association (EFA) has announced that a six-month ban given to the country’s top referee Gehad Grisha, has been overturned. The EFA appealed a sanctioned handed out by the Confederation of African Football (Caf) “due to poor performance”. Caf were unhappy […]