Daily Archives: March 14, 2018

Kubzansky Appointed Managing Partner Of Omidyar Network

Former Managing Partner Matt Bannick steps down after leading 11 years of innovation and growth REDWOOD CITY, California, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Pierre Omidyar, Chairman of the Board of Omidyar Network, today announced the appointment of Mike Kubzansky as the philanthropic investment

African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF) Chairman and Executive ...

The ABCF/Ghana Bamboo Bikes Initiative (GBBI) partnership will also distribute free bikes to Kumbungu Senior High School students in Ghana’s Northern Region, next week. KUMASI, Ghana, March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Officials of the African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF) today visited

Global Innovations for Character Development

Templeton World Charity Foundation to provide $15M in funding for character development innovations over 5 years NASSAU, Bahamas, March 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Can humility go viral? Can we disrupt barriers to gratitude? Can technology promote forgiveness? Templeton World

Service Delivery Gaps Worry NCOP Delegation in Umzimvubu -Eastern Cape

Parliament� One of the seven National Council of Provinces' (NCOP) delegations, visited the uMzimvubu Local Municipal as part of its report back session and to assess progress made in the implementation of commitments of the Departments of Education, H...

Veto Power Hindering Reform of UN Security Council

The power to veto decisions, currently held by the five countries permanently represented at the Union Nations (UN) Security Council � China, France, Russia, United Kingdom and United States � is stifling reform at the institution, the Portfolio Commit...

High level team to resolve WSU impasse

Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor has assigned a team of senior officials to Walter Sisulu University (WSU) to find a lasting solution to the ongoing protests taking place on the university's campuses.Minister Pandor said she has not...

UN Set to Threaten Arms Embargo on South Sudan

The U.N. Security Council is expected to adopt on Thursday a U.S.-drafted resolution that threatens to impose an arms embargo on South Sudan and sanctions against those blocking efforts to end one of Africa's worst wars.The strongly-worded text is aime...

Rape suspect sought by Delft FCS

Western Cape: If you recognise the suspect depicted in the attached identikit, kindly establish contact with Detective Sergeant Dale Franks of Delft FCS on 082 522 1048. The suspect is sought on a charge of rape which he perpetrated on

ANC names Premiers

The African National Congress (ANC) has announced the Premiers-elect for the Mpumalanga and the Free State province.The Premiers-elect are Refilwe Mtshweni for Mpumalanga and Sisi Ntombela for the Free State, respectively.The National Working Committee...

MEC Albert Fritz launches Hygiene & Drought Awareness Campaign

Today, the Western Cape Social Development MEC, Albert Fritz, launched the Department's ECD Hygiene & Drought Awareness Campaign by handing over 30 hygiene packs to the Teddy's Den Creche in Rugby.The campaign will focus on registered Early Childhood D...