Daily Archives: November 28, 2017

WHO: Global Progress Against Malaria at Risk as Funding Stalls

LONDON Many countries are moving toward eliminating malaria, among them Madagascar, Senegal and Zimbabwe.

But a World Health Organization report warns that in other areas, progress has stalled. Malaria cases …

Colombia: UNODC holds training to share knowledge on cocaine and laboratory criminal techniques

UNODC has been a strong and committed supporter of Colombia’s activities to combat the growing and global challenges posed by cocaine cultivation, production and trafficking.

In this regard, UNODC and …

Open season for recreational fishermen

It’s open season for recreational fishermen and women, as the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) announced that as of 2 December 2017, fishers can make their first catch …

SOUTH AFRICAN FM TO REPRESENT PRESIDENT ZUMA AT KENYAN PRESIDENT’S NOV 28 INAUGURATION

PRETORIA, South African Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will attend Tuesday’s inauguration ceremony of Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta on behalf of President Jacob Zuma, the Presidency has …

SCOPATO REQUEST STATE SECURITY MINISTER AND SSA DG TO APPEAR IN RELATION TO VETTING OF SUPPLY CHAIN PERSONNEL IN STATE ORGANS

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) has resolved to request the Minister of Planning and Monitoring, Mr Jeff Radebe, the Minister of State Security, Adv Bongani Bongo, and the …

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE BRIEFED ON TRADE INITIATIVES

The Department of Trade and Industry today presented information about the country’s exports and recently launched Trade Investment Africa and Trade and Invest in South Africa initiatives to the Portfolio …

Basic Education on progress of Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill

Public hearings on the cards for Basic Education Laws Amendment (BELA) Bill

The Department of Basic Education has today briefed the Portfolio Committee on Basic Education regarding progress on the …