Daily Archives: March 14, 2014

SOUTH AFRICA DEBATES USE OF MARIJUANA FOR MEDICINAL PURPOSES

JOHANNESBURG, March 14– The debate is intensifying in South Africa on the need to decriminalise the use of marijuana to help those who need it for medicinal purposes.

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has given the …

IOM Organizes Evacuation Flights for Mauritanians Fleeing CAR Violence

GENEVA, Switzerland, March 14, 2014 IOM organized an evacuation flight on Wednesday morning for 106 Mauritanians fleeing violence in the Central African Republic (CAR). Over half of the evacuees were children. A second flight …

APO (African Press Organization) Unveils Newly Refreshed Brand Identity

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DAKAR, Sénégal, March 14, 2014 APO (African Press Organization) (http://www.apo-opa.com), the sole press release wire …

Invitation to 2014 SEED South Africa Symposium 19 – 20 March Pretoria – South Africa

PRETORIA, South-Africa, March 14, 2014 The SEED Initiative cordially invites you to the forthcoming 2014 SEED South Africa Symposium.

Date & Time: March 19, from 4.00 pm to 8.00 pm and March 20, from …

SECRETARY-GENERAL, BEFORE MEETING RELIGIOUS LEADERS, URGES SECURITY COUNCIL TO AUTHORIZE PEACEKEEPING OPERATION FOR CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

NEW YORK, March 14, 2014 — Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks before meeting with religious leaders from the Central African Republic, in New York today: Mbi bala ala Kwe.

I am honoured to …