Category Archives: Medical and Health

GOVERNMENT HAS A PLAN TO MODERNISE RAIL SERVICES IN SOUTH AFRICA ...

Participating in a parliamentary debate in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) on the topic: Building a reliable and safe passenger rail transport, the Minister of Transport Mr Joe Maswanganyi announced that

THE TRUE LIBERATION OF WOMEN DEPENDS ON THEIR FULL ECONOMIC ...

The Women's Debate in the National Assembly came at a time when there is a spike in both women and girl child abuse in our country. This debate, which was preceded by

REPORT CALLS FOR SURVEY OF FARMS ACQUIRED THROUGH LAND REFORM ...

Having considered its sister department and Ingonyama Trust Board's (ITB's) 2016/2017 Annual Performance Reports and having conducted their own analysis of their respective budgets and estimates of their expenditures over the medium

Illicit goods estimated at R1 million confiscated

Today at about 5am police were patrolling along the Schoemanskloof road when they saw a suspicious looking truck and they stopped it. Upon investigation they discovered that it was full of illicit

Suspect arrested for possession of suspected stolen property

East London Police Tracing Team followed up on information received on stolen property. They went to a second hand shop in Buffalo Street East London where they recovered thirteen plasma televisions and

Minister Des van Rooyen assesses Free State state of priority ...

Minister Des van Rooyen visits Free State Province as part of the programme to assess the state of priority MunicipalitiesThe Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Mr Des van Rooyen

W Cape tourists urged to save water

The City of Cape Town has kicked off its water saving campaign, 'Save like a local' -- this time targeting tourists expected this summer.The campaign will be used to drive awareness about

US Lifts Economic Sanctions on Sudan

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The United States has lifted long-standing economic sanctions on Sudan, citing the country's progress in human rights and counterterrorism.

Friday's announcement by the State Department comes after what officials say

Reserve Bank says growth above 1.5% unlikely

South Africa is unlikely to have growth above 1.5% in the next two years, the Reserve Bank said on Wednesday.Releasing the Monetary Policy Review (MPR), the central bank said domestic growth has

2 Ugandan Opposition Lawmakers’ Homes Hit by Grenade Attacks

In Uganda, attacks and restrictions on lawmakers opposed to lifting the presidential age limit continue. The homes of two MP's hit were hit with grenades early Tuesday.Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi

MINISTER HIGHLIGHTS CONTRIBUTIONS OF TOURISM SECTOR TO SOUTH AFRICAN ...

MBOMBELA, SOUTH AFRICA, Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa has highlighted the tourism sector's great contributions toward moving South Africa out of recession.Tourism is a significant and critical sector in our economy as it

First Group from Australia’s Detention Camp Heading to New Home ...

After years of detention at one of two remote Australia-run Pacific centers, a group of refugees are heading to the United States for permanent resettlement Tuesday.At least 22 asylum-seekers who have been

Minister Motsoaledi in hospital for check-up

Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has checked in at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital, Pretoria.The Minister is due for a scheduled routine check-up following a successful surgical procedure in August 2013.The Minister

EAST AFRICA BLOC IGAD APPEALS FOR PEACE IN KENYA AHEAD OF FRESH POLLS

NAIROBI, East Africa's regional bloc Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) called on Kenyans to remain peaceful and avoid acts of violence that may plunge the country into a constitutional crisis ahead of