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UKZN is driven to engineer SA’s aerospace future

Independent online (SA) 26 Feb 2021
UKZN’s Aerospace Systems Research Group (ASReG) in the School of Engineering is developing the talent of the next generation of rocket scientists to propel South Africa’s space industry forward ... As a Grade 9 pupil, while listening to a feature on the radio about the shortage of engineers in South Africa, Mchunu’s career path was instantly set.

Meet the woman who is using radio for upliftment in extreme rural areas of Africa

Independent online (SA) 06 Feb 2021
In the Covid-19 pandemic, she said radio had brought important information to listeners deep in rural Africa, telling the facts, how to save face, where to get help, how to get tested ... Once, a trip to West Africa to distribute radios to schools during the Ebola crisis in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone had unintended consequences.

Ghana: Ghana's 2020 Elections - Here Are the Champions of Abusive Language On Radio

All Africa 02 Dec 2020
In the lead up to the December 7 polls, the Media Foundation for West Africa's (MFWA) Language monitoring on Radio has cited top 10 personalities who have been most abusive on radio for the period August - October 2020 ....

A decade of Boko Haram violence, and no end in sight

The New Humanitarian 25 Jul 2019
A neem tree marks the spot. It grows in the rubble of what was once a complex of buildings, across the road from the Maiduguri railway station, in northeastern Nigeria, flattened a decade ago by the Nigerian army ... hajja.jpg ... That’s the idea behind a radio station broadcasting across a vast region in West Africa devastated by the Boko Haram insurgency.
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