African time


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African time

n
slang South African unpunctuality
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The sale will be valid until 11 October 2015, midnight South African time.
Thursday, 14 August 2014 16h00 Central African Time (CAT), 10h00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
The resolutions for the approval of these plans will still be considered and, if deemed fit, passed, with or without modification at the shareholders meeting to be held at 11:00 South African time on Monday, 11 March 2013.
The weekly series airs Sundays at 1930 Central African time, 1730 GMT on CCTV News, which is seen across Africa and around the globe.
Ethiopian's new schedule is covered on daily afternoon flights departing at 1545 hours East African time, with an additional five flights departing at the same airport (KIA) in the early morning at 0330 East African time.
We would start an entire argument around his African time mentality and he would shut me up with something like, "punctuality is the virtue of the bored," or "the early bird gets the worm but the second mouse gets the cheese.
In a few days, I was on South African time," he told attendees at a meeting on sleep medicine sponsored by the American College of Chest Physicians.
In a few days, I was on South African time," he told those attending a meeting on sleep medicine sponsored by the American College of Chest Physicians.
Mbiti proposes African time as consisting of two dimensions: sasa and zamani.
But in the early hours of yesterday his heart began to fail and he died at 0100 (11pm Friday GMT) South African time.
As things stand, we usually receive fields and other relevant information for UK race meetings at about 6pm South African time the day before.
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