Daily Archives: July 18, 2017

SOUTH AFRICA’S HOMELESS HIT BY COLD SNAP

CAPE TOWN, The cold front which caused bitterly cold weather conditions in the South African provinces of Western Cape, Northern Cape and Eastern Cape this past weekend has now moved to the

RESIDENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA’S LIMPOPO PROVINCE URGED TO SPEAK OUT ON RITUAL MURDERS

POLOKWANE, SOUTH AFRICA, Residents in Malamulele in the northern South African province of Limpopo have been urged to speak out against ritual murders following the murder of a 16-year-old girl, Rirhandzu Manganyi,

Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries extends condolences to fishers’ families

Department extends condolences and support to fishers' familiesThe Fisheries Branch of the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has extended its condolences and support to the families of the fishers who

Conservationists Call for Enforcement Powers to Crack Down on Ivory Gangs

LONDON � Global delegates and campaigners are gathering in Geneva this week for a meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, known as CITES. The trade in ivory is

Our children are our future

Tata Madiba once said: Our children are the rock on which our future will be built, our greatest asset as a nation. They will be the leaders of our country, the creators

Special Provincial Official Funeral for Ray Phiri

President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral for the late legendary jazz musician, Ray Phiri, says the Presidency.Raymond Chikapa Enock Phiri passed away last week. Phiri, who was born

IFC And WFP Collaborate To Finance Smallholder Farmers In Rwanda And Tanzania

WASHINGTON, DC � The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) are launching smallholder farmer financing programs with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to

First Somali-American State Lawmaker Says US Is Welcoming, Despite Islamophobia

WASHINGTON � In 2016, Ilhan Omar made history when she was elected to Minnesota's House of Representatives, becoming the first Somali-American to win a state office in the United States.

Omar had humble