Bill and Melinda Gates Host Inaugural ‘Goalkeepers’ Event to Engage a New Generation of Leaders in the Fight Against Poverty and Disease

Prime Minister Trudeau and President Obama join other leaders from business, technology, media and entertainment to help speed progress toward the ‘Global Goals’

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Science and Technology hosts 2017 Indigenous Knowledge Systems Expo in Mpumalanga, 26 to 28 Sept

DST and Mpumalanga to host the 2017 Indigenous Knowledge Systems Expo

South Africa’s rich indigenous knowledge will be on show at the annual Indigenous Knowledge System (IKS) Expo and Workshop, … Read More

Dlamini Zuma, Wolmarans sworn in as MP

South Africa has two new Members of Parliament following a swearing-in ceremony earlier today.

National Assembly Deputy Speaker Lechesa Tsenoli on Thursday swore in former African Union Commission Chairperson, Dr … Read More

Rival Tuaregs Sign Deal to End Years of Fighting in Mali

BAMAKO � Rival Tuareg groups said on Thursday they had signed a peace deal in northern Mali, raising hopes of an end to years of fighting and broken ceasefires.

Senior … Read More

SOUTH AFRICA’S INFORMATION REGULATOR AIMS TO HALT SELLING OF CONSUMERS’ PERSONAL INFORMATION

PRETORIA, The Information Regulator has received 107 complaints from the South African public related to unlawful processing of personal information and access to information, with most of the complaints related … Read More

SA seeks bigger benefits for Africa in global economy

With Africa beset by the double scourge of illicit financial outflows and the disparity of the global economy, President Jacob Zuma says the United Nations must play a central role … Read More

Better Prevention, Mediation, Peacebuilding Can Reduce ‘Unrealistic and Dangerous’ Demands on Peacekeepers, Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Following are UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’ remarks at the Security Council high-level open debate on Peacekeeping Operations Regarding the Reform of United Nations Peacekeeping: Implementation and Follow-Up, in New York … Read More

Brussels Exhibit Tackles Islam in City Scarred by Terror

BRUSSELS � For months after the Brussels extremist attacks of 2016, it seemed an exhibition on Islam’s legacy in Europe might never open in the city. At first, the creators … Read More