Daily Archives: May 28, 2019

South Africa: Spotlight on child protection

PRETORIA, South Africa is set to commemorate national Child Protection Week, which aims to raise awareness of the rights of children.Now in its 22nd year, the campaign � which kicks off on

South Africa: Spotlight on child protection

PRETORIA, South Africa is set to commemorate national Child Protection Week, which aims to raise awareness of the rights of children.Now in its 22nd year, the campaign � which kicks off on

Uganda Seeks $927 Million to Support Refugee Population

KAMPALA The Ugandan government and the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees are calling on the donor community to extend $927 million to support the over 1.2 million refugees living in Uganda. But

South African deputy president to be sworn in as lawmaker after delay

PRETORIA, South Africa's deputy president, David Mabuza, will be sworn in as a lawmaker on Tuesday, a week after he requested a postponement to address accusations he had brought the ruling African

Concern Mounts as Iraq Sentences More French IS Fighters to Death

Rights groups are raising concerns about the lack of due process for hundreds of suspected IS fighters in Iraqi prisons as Baghdad this week condemned six French Islamic State members to death.An

Premier Job Mokgoro: Announcement of new North West Provincial Executive Council

Statement by North West Premier, Prof Tebogo Job Mokgoro, on the announcement on the composition of the new Provincial Executive Council Following extensive consultation, I am announcing to the people of the

Dolly relishing the opportunity to participate in COSAFA Cup

Bafana Bafana international Keagan Dolly has arrived in Durban to join the COSAFA Cup squad ahead of their quarterfinal match against Botswana this coming Sunday, 2 June.Dolly who is a seasoned member

News: National Commissioner welcomes the conviction and sentencing of airport-following suspects

PRETORIA � The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service, General Khehla John Sitole has welcomed the conviction and sentencing of four suspects in connection with cases of armed robbery, unlawful