Daily Archives: January 10, 2018

MALAYSIA: UNIVERSITY MALAYA TO TRAIN MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS FROM AFRICA, SEA AND DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The University of Malaya (UM) has been chosen by Merck Foundation to train healthcare practitioners from Africa, Southeast Asia and developing countries in the field of diabetes, oncology, hypertension and infertility …

FINANCES WORSEN AT SOUTH AFRICAN POWER UTILITY ESKOM

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa’s State-owned power utility Eskom says its finances have deteriorated further to a point where it now describes its situation as dire.

The parastatal, which is struggling to raise money in capital markets, …

Somaliland Parliament Passes First Bill Criminalizing Rape

WASHINGTON / HARGEISA The parliament in the self-declared republic of Somaliland has approved a bill criminalizing rape for the first time, and requiring prison terms for individuals convicted of the crime.

The bill, passed Saturday, …

Deputy President Ramaphosa to lead SA delegation to Davos

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will lead the South African delegation to the 48th World Economic Forum annual meeting that will take place on 23-26 January in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.

The meeting will take place under the …

Arts and Culture on media accreditation for the burial and commemoration of Prof. Kgositsile

Media accreditation application for the burial and commemoration of South Africa’s National Poet Laureate, Prof. Kgositsile

Members of the media are invited to apply for accreditation for the burial and commemoration of the renowned liberation …