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Kevin Bloom

Kevin Bloom

    Feeding frenzy in South Sudan
    Feeding frenzy in South Sudan
    As South Sudan begins its journey towards development, the rest of the world is descending in droves. Kevin Bloom and Richard Poplak report.
    Feeding frenzy in the world's newest country, Sudan
    Feeding frenzy in the world's newest country, Sudan
    As South Sudan begins its journey towards development, the rest of the world is descending in droves. Kevin Bloom and Richard Poplak report.
    Africa 3.0: Cruisers and corruption, Juba style
    Africa 3.0: Cruisers and corruption, Juba style
    Where you see a proliferation of Toyota Land Cruisers in a developing nation, you know there's trouble.
    Africa 3.0: State of Dis-Unity
    Africa 3.0: State of Dis-Unity
    Unity State in the north of the Republic of South Sudan is rich in oil reserves - meaning, of course, that it should also be a driver of growth.
    Africa 3.0: Meet the gubernator
    Africa 3.0: Meet the gubernator
    Meet Nyandeng Malek Dielic, the only female governor in the Republic of South Sudan.
    Africa 3.0: Making good food in a tough town
    Africa 3.0: Making good food in a tough town
    When Osman Abdelmoniem first arrived in Juba in 2005, there was one tarred road and a tent in a camp cost him $350 a night.
    Africa 3.0: Tuning into the future
    Africa 3.0: Tuning into the future
    In the International Bank Building overlooking Juba's remarkably active airport, we meet with a journalist named Clement Lochio Lomornana.
    Juba: An old Jo'burg
    Juba: An old Jo'burg
    Richard Poplak and Kevin Bloom are in South Sudan this week. Their first stop: Juba, a capital coming into its own.
    Africa 3.0 is here
    Africa 3.0 is here
    We're Kevin Bloom and Richard Poplak, and for the last two years we've been traversing Africa, attempting to uncover the forces that are reshaping it.
    Who will shake SA Jewry's faith in Israel?
    Who will shake SA Jewry's faith in Israel?
    In SA's Jewish community there is no one to explain to us that we can no longer use past victimhood to justify Israel's actions, writes Kevin Bloom.
    Making a Plan
    Making a Plan
    If you want to make a quick buck, so the saying goes, stay out of media. If your heart's set, we could add, stay out of business media. The stumbling blocks to profit in the sector are legion, and it's not as if there's a lack of competition. Here Kevin Bloom looks at some brands that have come up with innovative responses to the challenges.