Science and Technology

Malawi Election Campaigning Closes

BLANTYRE Campaigning has ended for Malawi’s tightly contested May 21 elections for president, lawmakers, and local leaders. As political parties ready for Tuesday’s polls, Malawi’s Vice President Saulos Chilima, who is challenging President Peter Mutha…

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WHO Chief Pitches Universal Health Coverage

GENEVA In opening this year’s World Health Assembly, WHO General-Director Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stressed the importance of universal health coverage as an essential component in the quest for a healthier, safer, fairer world. Nearly 4,000 delegate…

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Zuma Seeks Dismissal Of Corruption Charges

Former South African president Jacob Zuma is in court Monday, fighting to have corruption charges against him dismissed.The charges, stemming from a 1990s arms deal, were dropped a decade ago, shortly before Zuma became president.The reinstatement of t…

Governance

Suspects arrested and firearms seized: Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH � The proliferation of illegal firearms and ammunition in the Northern areas of Port Elizabeth is a priority for police. In our efforts to clamp down on the serious and violent crimes committed with illegal firearms, police are conductin…