Category Archives: Business

South Africa: Ruling party ANC pledges to counter corruption as inquiry continues

CAPE TOWN, The African National Congress (ANC) is determined to get rid of corruption that has eroded its public support, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said. The ANC needs to redress whatever has gone wrong, said Ramaphosa, who is also presi...

Program Reunites S. Sudanese Separated During War

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN Tens of thousands of civilians who fled the South Sudanese city of Malakal during fighting that broke out in 2013 are slowly returning home.The town still bears scars from South Sudan's five years of conflict. Bullet

Chinese Visit to Italy Seeks Closer Ties, Stirs Suspicions

MILAN At the heart of Chinese Premier Xi Jingping's visit to Rome beginning Thursday is a key prize: A deal to make Italy the first major democracy to join China's ambitious Belt and Road infrastructure project that has raised concerns

Removal of Mr Rubben Mohlaloga as ICASA Councillor and Chairperson

The Minister of Communications, Ms Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has, in accordance with section 8(3)(b) of the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa Act, No. 13 of 2002 (ICASA Act) given effect to the National Assembly resolution and removed ...

South Africa assisting cyclone-hit Mozambique

PRETORIA, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has deployed soldiers to assist in recovery operations in neighboring Mozambique, which has been badly hit by Cyclone Idai.The cyclone has killed at least 150 people across southern Africa.Mozambique's ...

South Africa assisting cyclone-hit Mozambique

PRETORIA, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has deployed soldiers to assist in recovery operations in neighboring Mozambique, which has been badly hit by Cyclone Idai.The cyclone has killed at least 150 people across southern Africa.Mozambique's ...

S. Sudan ‘Superhero’ Wins Award for Work with Children Born of Rape

LONDON Children born of rape in South Sudan's civil war must be integrated into their families and communities to ensure lasting peace in the country, aid worker Christine Ngbaazande said on Monday as she won a prestigious award.Sometimes looked on

Arab, African Youths Play Active Role In Building Future: Egypt’s President

ASWAN, Egypt, Egyptian President, Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, said that, young people will play an active role in overcoming the challenges surrounding the Arab and African countries, to build the future.Sisi's remarks came during the opening ceremony of the...

South Africa’s Zuma won’t seek MP seat, party list shows

JOHANNESBURG, Former South African president Jacob Zuma will not seek a place in parliament in the May 8 elections, the ruling party has said, surprising those who expected him to try to stage a comeback.Zuma, who has had a fraught

Cyclone Idai: Malawi, Mozambique send SOS to South Africa

PRETORIA, Malawi and Mozambique have requested assistance from the South African government following destruction caused by Cyclone Idai in the two neighbouring countries. The cyclone, which has already claimed 10 lives in Mozambique, comes with the wa...