Daily Archives: November 27, 2018

Analysis – Ex-Militant Tests Somalia’s Fledgling Democracy

Last year Mukhtar Robow had a $5 million U.S. bounty on his head. Now the former Islamist al-Shabab militant has downed his guns and donned the garb of a democrat. While Robow is not the first ex-militant to enter Somali

Investigation into SABC welcomed

The Portfolio Committee on Communications has welcomed the interim presidential report of the Special Investigative Unit (SIU) regarding an investigation into the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC). The SIU is investigating the SABC in terms of the presidential proclamation R29

Cross border operation between RSA, Botswana and Namibia yields success

A joint-Crime Prevention Operation between RSA, Botswana and Namibia tightened the war against crime on the borderlines Ports of Entries. The focus of the Crime Prevention Operation was to clamp down on the various cross border crimes through borderline patrols,

MEC Beverley Schäfer on catamaran incident

Minister Beverley Schäfer calls for investigation into tourist catamaran incident Minister of Economic Opportunities, Beverley Schäfer will be requesting a full report from SAMSA and the NSRI to understand the circumstances under which a catamaran carrying five UK tourists capsized

National Youth Development Agency briefs media on South African Youth Awards, 29 Nov

NYDA briefs media on South African Youth Awards (#SAYA2018) On Thursday, 29 November 2018, the Executive Chairperson of the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA), Mr Sifiso Mtsweni will brief media on the state of readiness to host the third South

MEC Gwen Ramokgopa presents Health Department Annual Report, 27 Nov

MEC Ramokgopa to present Health Department Annual Report on Tuesday The Gauteng MEC for Health, Dr Gwen Ramokgopa, will tomorrow present the Department’s Annual Report on its performance over the previous financial year (2017/18).  The Department’s Annual Report presentation will