Daily Archives: January 15, 2018

SOUTH AFRICA RESPONDING TO LARGEST-EVER LISTERIA OUTBREAK – WHO

GENEVA, What is believed to be the largest-ever outbreak of the bacterial disease Listeriosis � or Listeria � has left more than 60 people dead across South Africa, with nearly 750 confirmed cases, the United …

SOUTH AFRICA: ZUMA TO BE DEALT WITH OVER TIME – RAMAPHOSA, RULING ANC’S NEW LEADER

PRETORIA, The new leader of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) party, Cyril Ramaphosa, has said the question of whether President Jacob Zuma should step down would be addressed as time goes on.

There …

Report: Al-Shabab Conscripting Children Young as 8

WASHINGTON , A new report says Somalia’s al-Shabab militants are forcing rural communities to hand over children as young as 8 years old for indoctrination and military training.

Human Rights Watch says al-Shabab conscripts the …

At Port in Northern France, Brexit Occupies Minds and Looms Over Planning

CALAIS, FRANCE, With construction under way, Jean-Marc Puissesseau may have to rework an 800-million-euro- ($1-billion-) project to double the capacity of Calais’ port because of Britain’s exit from the European Union.

The fortunes of France’s …

Deputy Minister Buti Manamela visits registration centre at Peter Mokaba Stadium,15 Jan

Deputy Minister for Higher Education and Training, Buti Manamela will visit the registration centre set up by Capricorn TVET College at Peter Mokaba Stadium today, 15 January 2018.

Deputy Minister will also visit the University …