Daily Archives: May 30, 2017

COSATU ENDORSES RAMAPHOSA AS PREFERRED ANC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE

PRETORIA, The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu), the country's largest labour confederation, has decided to endorse South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa as its preferred candidate for the …

President calls on Elsies River to unite against crime

Cape Town � President Jacob Zuma has urged the residents of Elsies River to unite against the cancer called crime, which has claimed the lives of women and children in …

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs on Indigenous and ...

The first Indigenous and Traditional Leaders indaba restores the dignity and pride of Africans by recognizing their heritage and history.

The 1st Indigenous and Traditional Leaders Indaba, kicked off on …

Uganda Rights Officials Note Little Government Action on Abuses

KAMPALA, UGANDA � Last year, Uganda's Ministry of Gender, Labor and Social Development worked with Parliament to enact and implement the Children Amendment Act, which prohibits corporal punishment in schools.…

MEC Galaletsang Gaolaolwe warns contractors on sub-standard work

Bokone Bophirima Local Government and Human Settlements MEC, Galaletsang Gaolaolwe is set to meet with contractors and also inspect houses in Matlosana local municipality, for the next two days in …

SA’s strides in lowering tobacco use must be safeguarded

Pretoria � Ahead of World No Tobacco Day on 31 May, South Africa has affirmed that strides are being made in lowering national tobacco use.

This is based on the …

Burundi Youth Militia Compares Opposition to Lice in Video

KIGALI, RWANDA � Burundi human rights activists expressed outrage Tuesday over an online video that shows pro-government youth militia members teaching young students songs comparing the opposition to lice.

The …