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Kevin Bloom

Kevin Bloom

    Feeding frenzy in South Sudan
    Feeding frenzy in South Sudan
    We wake early, for a televised election. The Afex River Camp, situated on the banks of the White Nile, passes for luxury in the world's newest...
    Feeding frenzy in the world's newest country, Sudan
    Feeding frenzy in the world's newest country, Sudan
    We wake early for a televised election. The Afex River Camp, on the banks of the White Nile passes for luxury in the world's newest capital,...
    Africa 3.0: Cruisers and corruption, Juba style
    Africa 3.0: Cruisers and corruption, Juba style
    That’s the subject of this clip we’ve cut together, which explores the phenomenon in Juba, South Sudan – a place we’ve often...
    Africa 3.0: State of Dis-Unity
    Africa 3.0: State of Dis-Unity
    But in our travels across thirteen African countries, we have not encountered a region as hampered by under-development. Water is a commodity so...
    Africa 3.0: Meet the gubernator
    Africa 3.0: Meet the gubernator
    "If you go to Warap, I am struggling even to have a government building." So says Nyandeng Malek Dielic, the governor of Warap State,...
    Africa 3.0: Making good food in a tough town
    Africa 3.0: Making good food in a tough town
    He was here on a whim, chasing the vague sense of opportunity that followed the Comprehensive Peace Agreement which ended the 22-year Second Sudanese...
    Africa 3.0: Tuning into the future
    Africa 3.0: Tuning into the future
    His life's journey, an astonishing testament to the human spirit, is in many respects the story of the young country he loves.
    Juba: An old Jo'burg
    Juba: An old Jo'burg
    Juba, on a Monday morning, spews diesel from thousands of Toyota Land Cruisers, their logos testimony to the baffling phalanx of aid organisations...
    Africa 3.0 is here
    Africa 3.0 is here
    Our starting proposition is now an acknowledged fact: during the first decade of the 21st century, while the West was engaged in wars in Iraq and...
    Who will shake SA Jewry's faith in Israel?
    Who will shake SA Jewry's faith in Israel?
    Not since Justice Richard Goldstone released the Goldstone Report has the Jewish world been this at odds over one of its own. If you're a Jew who...
    Making a Plan
    Making a Plan
    You'd think that media in the business of covering business would be doing a bit better. On the face of it there's no reason they shouldn't be. We...
    Mpofu's Vast Vision
    Mpofu's Vast Vision
    "The strategy here is so huge that it's irrelevant what happens with us and MultiChoice," says Dali Mpofu. It's the statement of a man with full...