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South Africa: Students evacuate Cape Town university after fire damages campus

Ruptly 20 Apr 2021
Students were seen ... Students had to be evacuated from their residences and sheltered at several hotels.
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Build your business on strategy, not hope – Yara Boss

Ghana Web 20 Apr 2021
Mr Danquah Addo-Yobo, West Africa Regional Director, Yara Ghana, has urged participants at the 2021 Fourth Agricultural Students Career Guidance and Mentorship Dialogue (AG-STUD Africa 2021) to build their businesses on strategy and not on hope ... students’ socialisation.
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Bono Union, UNESCO donate French, English books to St. James Seminary

Ghana Web 20 Apr 2021
Gyabaah indicated that the presentation is to augment the students’ capacity in the French language ... in Ghana and West Africa ... It has over the years risen to become the best school in Ghana and even produced the best WASSCE students in Ghana and West Africa on several occasions.
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Bush fire lights up Cape Town in stunning and frightening spectacle

The Irish Times 20 Apr 2021
Students evacuated. The University of Cape Town, the oldest university in South Africa and one of Africa’s most prestigious, was engulfed by fire on that first day, and thousands of students had to be evacuated ... Large bush fires are not uncommon in South Africa, especially in the ...
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Student aims to eliminate hunger in Africa

China Daily 20 Apr 2021
Matabaro Binja Christiana, an international student from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, hopes to find an answer to help people in Africa avoid hunger ... China will continue to support Africa in developing ...
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Caring for those ‘just like us’: Q&A with vet and great ape advocate Rick Quinn

Mongabay 20 Apr 2021
... of veterinary eye care with the Gorilla Doctors in Rwanda and with students at Uganda’s Makerere University — turned out to be the first step in a journey that ultimately led Quinn across seven African countries as well as to Indonesia to photograph great apes in the wild.
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High winds add to problems as South Africa fights Cape Town blaze

Ghana Web 20 Apr 2021
"This morning we're bringing in fresh crews." ... Hundreds of students living on campus have been evacuated, the city and university said. South Africa's oldest windmill, the Mostert's Mill built-in 1796, was also burned to the ground. South Africa is suffering through a seasonal drought, increasing the likelihood of fires breaking out ... .
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South Africa’s University of Cape Town salvages books after wildfire burns library

New York Post 20 Apr 2021
south africa. Wildfire causes evacuation of University of Cape Town students ... Starting on the slopes of Devil’s Peak, another part of Cape Town’s mountainous backdrop, it forced University of Cape Town students to evacuate residences on Sunday as runaway flames set ...
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Madibaz learn valuable lessons in Varsity Cup examination

Supersport 20 Apr 2021
FNB Madibaz coach Andre Tredoux feels his squad learnt some valuable lessons about the intensity of Varsity Cup rugby during the opening block of matches this month.","content"."FNB Madibaz coach Andre Tredoux feels his squad learnt some valuable lessons about ...
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Evacuations, damage as raging wildfire spreads in Cape Town

Springfield News-Sun 19 Apr 2021
Meals were being provided for around 4,000 students who had to quickly leave the university campus and their residences, according to Gift of the Givers, a disaster response organization ... Students make their way after being evacuated from their residence at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, Sunday, April 18, 2021.
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Fire on Cape Town's Table Mountain under control, smoldering

Springfield News-Sun 19 Apr 2021
Many of those students were taken to local hotels, the group said ... A burned sign indicates the entrance of the UCT campus in Cape Town, South Africa, Monday, April 19, 2021 ... Students make their way after being evacuated from their residence at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, Sunday, April 18, 2021.
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Students flee devastating fires on slopes of Table Mountain

Al Jazeera 19 Apr 2021
A fire on the slopes of South Africa’s Table Mountain has forced University of Cape Town students to flee their dormitories on foot as runaway flames set several buildings on campus ablaze and firefighters used helicopters to water-bomb the area in an attempt to put out the fire.
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Table Mountain wildfire threatens University of Cape Town

Gulf Daily News 19 Apr 2021
A wildfire on the slopes of South Africa's Table Mountain forced University of Cape Town students to evacuate on Sunday, as runaway flames set several campus buildings ablaze and firefighters used helicopters to water-bomb the area ... "All UCT students have been evacuated from ...
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South Africa: Table Mountain wildfire threatens University of Cape Town

Ghana Web 19 Apr 2021
A wildfire on the slopes of South Africa's Table Mountain forced University of Cape Town students to evacuate on Sunday, as runaway flames set several campus buildings ablaze and firefighters used helicopters to water-bomb the area ... "All UCT students have been evacuated from ...
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Wildfire in Cape Town's landmark Table Mountain threatens university

Straits Times 19 Apr 2021
CAPE TOWN (REUTERS) - A wildfire on the slopes of South Africa's Table Mountain forced University of Cape Town students to evacuate on Sunday (April 18), as runaway flames set several campus buildings ablaze and firefighters used helicopters to water-bomb the area.
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