Daily Archives: November 6, 2018

S. Sudan Peace Raises Prospect of Release of Child Soldiers

The U.N. secretary-general’s special representative for children and armed conflict says a chief benefit of peace in South Sudan is the likelihood that many child soldiers will be freed and reintegrated into their communities. Virginia Gamba was present during the

Unlce sentenced for raping niece

Empangeni Regional Court convicted and sentenced a 30-year-old rapist to 20 years imprisonment for raping his niece. In December 2017, an 11-year-old victim was in her home at Wildebees Street, Empangeni with her siblings when her uncle accosted her in

InvestSA and the World Bank Hosting FDI Strategy Consultation and Capacity Building Workshop

InvestSA, a division of the Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) and the World Bank are hosting a three-day Foreign Direct Investment Strategy consultation and capacity building workshop with sub-national Investment Promotion Agencies (IPAs); Special Economic Zones / Industrial

Minister Senzeni Zokwana announces a joint project with Statistics SA on producer/farmer register

It is with great pleasure that today I am announcing a project by the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) assisted by Statistics South Africa as a service provider with expertise, on the establishment of the Producer/Farmer Register (PFR),

President Cyril Ramaphosa wishes Hindu community Happy Diwali and new year

President Cyril Ramaphosa wishes South Africa’s Hindu community a happy Diwali and New Year. The annual Festival of Lights and the advent of the new year signify the triumph of light over darkness and good over evil. Diwali also symbolises

North West Legislature hosts Health Sectoral Parliament, 7 Nov

The North West Provincial Legislature, will host Health Sectoral Parliament under the theme “Celebrating the Centenary and Legacy of Mama Sisulu” in Bakgatla Gate at Moruleng (Moses Kotane Local Municipality) at 10h00. The discussions will focus on the topic :

Government intervention revives Glodina

One of South Africa’s largest towel manufacturing companies, Glodina, has resumed operations in Hammarsdale on the outer west of Durban, thanks to government intervention. KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Sihle Zikalala and Industrial Development Corporation (IDC)

Cision Unveils Global Innovation Lab to Transform Communications Industry

LONDON, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CISION COMMSCON — Cision® (NYSE: CISN) today announced the opening of a new global innovation and research centre to fuel the ongoing development of groundbreaking technology for the communications industry. The Cision Innovation Lab,

Bill Gates Launches Reinvented Toilet Expo Showcasing New Pathogen-Killing Sanitation Products That Don’t Require Sewers or Water Lines

Gates Foundation and Global Partners Announce Commitments to Advance Commercialization of Disruptive, Off-Grid Toilet Technologies BEIJING, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, with the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) and the