XuetangX and Lagos University Launch Online Education Platform

BEIJING, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — During the celebration of the “International Engineering Education Forum” Dr. Nie Fenghua, the Deputy Director of the China Ministry of Education Online Education Research Center, and the Chairman

Cabinet regrets GMSA exit

Pretoria - Cabinet has noted with regret the decision by General Motors South Africa (GMSA) (Pty) Ltd to phase out the manufacturing and sale of Chevrolet vehicles in the country.This holds dire

Insecurity, Underfunding Hamper Nigeria Hunger Relief

ABUJA, NIGERIA � Aid agencies warn that humanitarian efforts against hunger in northeastern Nigeria are dangerously underfunded and some communities remain cut off from aid and their farms as the military continues

Deputy Minister Barbara Thomson: Environmental Affairs Dept Budget ...

Budget Vote speech by the Deputy Minister of Environmental Affairs, Honourable Ms Barbara Thomson, National Assembly, Parliament

Honourable Chairperson of the session;

Honourable Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa;

Honourable Ministers and Deputy Ministers;


Air Force to test its capability

Pretoria - The South African Air Force (SAAF) will hold a capability demonstration next week to invigorate its combat readiness and its role in peace support operations.The demonstration will be held on

Address by President Jacob Zuma at the 2017 Africa Day Celebration, ...

Honourable Ministers and Deputy Ministers,Excellencies Ambassadors and High Commissioners and representatives of UN and AU agencies,The Leadership of the National House of Traditional Leaders,The leadership of the Commission for Cultural, Religious, Li...

Minister Thulas Nxesi briefs media and tables Sport and Recreation ...

New Minister Sport and Recreation South Africa, Minister TW Nxesi delivers his first Budget speechMinister TW Nxesi will deliver his first Sport and Recreation budget vote on Friday, 26 May 2017 in


DITSOBOTIA, SOUTH AFRICA, The mayor of the Ditsobotla Muncipality in South Africa's North West Province, Daniel Buthelezi, is being held hostage by armed residents.A mob earlier on Wednesday set the municipal building

Telecommunications and Postal Services on priorities in 2017/18 ...

Media statement on the priorities of the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services that are contained in the 2017/18 Budget VoteUnlocking the social value of ICTThe Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services

Al-Shabab Claims Somalia, Kenya Attacks

The African extremist group al-Shabab said it carried out three attacks in Somalia and Kenya on Wednesday that killed 16 people, most of them police and security officers.Somalia's government recently launched an

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to address the 19th annual African ...

Durban � Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, Thursday, 25 May 2017, deliver a keynote address at the 19th African Renaissance Conference at the Durban International Convention Centre (ICC), KwaZulu-Natal in celebration

SA on high alert after Ebola outbreak in DRC

Pretoria � The South African Department of Health says it is on high alert following the reported outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

On Friday, 12 May,


PRETORIA, May 24 (NNN-AGENCIES) -- South African farmers are expected to reap a record 14.73 tonnes of maize this season with current harvests indicating robust yields because of good rains, a poll

Young African leaders pitch innovative solutions to businesses to ...

Youth gather to collaborate and tackle change in their communities across East Africa NAIROBI, Kenya, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — More than 100 young African leaders met in Nairobi, Kenya from May