Monthly Archives: January 2018

Radiant.Earth and OpenAQ Partner to Fight Air Pollution in Africa

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radiant.Earth today announced its partnership with OpenAQ to bring together a diverse group of individuals in Ghana and Kenya who are deeply concerned about poor air quality in their community and are looking for solutions. Radiant.Earth, a

UNICEF: Conflicts, Disasters Contribute to Illiteracy of 59 Million ...

Nearly 60 million young people who live in countries affected by conflict or natural disaster are illiterate and more investment in education is needed to combat the crisis, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said Wednesday.Nearly 30 percent o...

Diaspora Voices Missing in South Sudan Dialogue, Activists Say

Activists are criticizing a South Sudan peace initiative for leaving a major group out of the discussions.The initiative, known as the High Level Revitalization Forum, is aimed at reviving South Sudan's stalled 2015 peace agreement, and it is supposed ...

SOUTH AFRICA TO TAKE PART IN 16 SPORTS AT APRIL COMMONWEALTH GAMES IN ...

JOHANNESBURG-- South Africa is counting on athletes Luvo Manyonga and Akani Simbine and swimmer Chad Le Clos to deliver at this year's Commonwealth Games to be held in Australia's Gold Coast in April.South Africa will take part in 16 different

SCOURGE OF CORRUPTION DETERS FLOW OF FDI INTO SOUTH AFRICA, SAYS ...

PRETORIA-- The scourge of corruption sis continuing to to deter the flow of foreign direct investment (FDI) into South Africa, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.Addressing the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) here Tuesday a...

SOUTH AFRICA’S WATER CRISIS AFFECTING OTHER PROVINCES, NOT JUST ...

PRETORIA-- Although much of the attention has focused on the approaching Day Zero for Cspe Town when taps will run dry in South Africa's second largest metropolis, the Department of Water Affairs and Sanitation has warned that Western Cape Province

Komet Reports 185 and 149.6 g/t Au from Grab Samples within the Guiro ...

QUEBEC CITY, Jan. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Komet Resources Inc. (“Komet” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce a gold discovery 4km from the Guiro mine and the development of a new unmined shoot at the mine. New Gold Zone Komet

COMMITTEE CALLS FOR ENABLING CONDITIONS FOR QUALITY TEACHING AND ...

The Portfolio Committee on Basic Education had mixed feelings when it noted the good and bad quality of teaching and learning at two Mpumalanga schools it visited today.First on the list was Moses Mnisi Secondary School that was visited by

EASTERN AND SOUTHERN AFRICA RECEIVE 7.1 MILLION EURO EU GRANT FO4 ...

HARARE, The European Union has made available a 7.1 million Euro grant to the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) to implement climate change resilience programmes in member countries.The funding is part of the larger Global Climate ...

Address by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at the NEDLAC Labour ...

Leadership of COSATU, FEDUSA and NACTU,Leadership of the business, government and community constituencies, Cabinet colleagues,Executive Director of NEDLAC, Mr Madoda Vilakazi,Distinguished Guests,Ladies and Gentlemen,Thank you for inviting me to parti...