Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa: Opening of Empilisweni HIV/AIDS and Orphans Centre in Eastern Cape

Remarks by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa at the official opening of Empilisweni HIV/AIDS and Orphans Centre, Ndevana, Eastern Cape

Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi,

Ministers and Deputy Ministers present,… Read More

Children Flee, Fight Amid Congo’s Growing Kasai Violence

DAKAR � Congo’s Kasai region is the latest deadly hotspot in the vast Central African country that has had violent rebellions for decades. Once again, children are among the most … Read More

Deputy Minister to hand over library

Public Enterprises Deputy Minister Ben Martins is expected to handover a library to the Van Cutsem Combined School in De Doorns, Western Cape on Monday.

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World Hunger Swells as Conflict, Climate Change Grow

GENEVA � The United Nations reports world hunger is rising because conflicts and problems related to climate change are multiplying. The report finds about 815 million people globally did not … Read More

AFRICAN UNION AIMS TO GROW CONTINENT’S FILM INDUSTRY

NAIROBI, Africa has set an ambitious programme to grow the continent’s film industry from 5.0 billion US dollars to 20 billion USD a year with the potential to create at … Read More

CAR Refugee, Displacement Crisis Hits Record High

GENEVA � The displacement crisis in Central African Republic has reached record levels and is the worst since conflict erupted there in 2013, according to the U.N. refugee agency.

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Lesotho to receive security support

The SADC Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government has approved the deployment of a contingent force comprising of military, security, intelligence and civilian personnel who are expected … Read More

PRETORIA CALLS ON MYANMAR TO ADDRESS SIUTATION OF DISPLACED CITIZENS

PRETORIA, — The South African government has urged Myanmar to address the current situation in Rakhine State, where violence has seen about 300,000 Rohingya civilians fleeing their homes.

This follows … Read More