Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

Nigeria’s ‘Melanin Movement’ Swims Against a Skin-Whitening Tide

ABUJA, NIGERIA According to one estimate, more than 70 million people in Nigeria use skin-lightening products regularly, making Africa’s most populous country the capital for skin bleaching. Some women reject …

National Commissioner welcomes speedy arrest of alleged armed robbers

Pretoria: The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service (SAPS) General Khehla John Sitole has welcomed the speedy arrest of a total of 13 armed robbers over these past …

National Commissioner welcomes speedy arrest of alleged armed robbers

Pretoria: The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service (SAPS) General Khehla John Sitole has welcomed the speedy arrest of a total of 13 armed robbers over these past …

Missing person sought by Paulpietersburg Police

Police at Paulpietersburg are appealing to the community for assistance with regards to a missing person, Vusumuzi Shoba (35) from Edumbe area. He was last seen on 16 January 2019 …

South Africa: SABC’s retrenchment plan put on ice

PRETORIA, The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has announced that it has put on hold its retrenchment plan.

This follows constructive and extensive engagements with various stakeholders, including the Parliamentary …

Cities Need to Grow Up – Not Out – to Survive, Researchers Warn

WASHINGTON Urban areas are expected to grow by 80 percent by the end of the next decade, and unless they grow up rather than out, they could be in trouble, …

Maties tennis player selected to make Fed Cup debut

Maties Sport’s Sinazo Solani (20) will travel to Europe this week to represent South Africa in its Fed Cup tie at the National Tennis Centre in Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg, from 6-9 …