Daily Archives: February 21, 2018

Refugees Camp Out at UN Office in Rwanda, Demand Better Conditions

Three thousand to 4,000 Congolese refugees were camped out Wednesday in front of a U.N. office in western Rwanda, demanding better living conditions at their camp.

The refugees refused to go after marching out of …

Corruption Monitor Paints Grim Picture in Africa for 2017

Sub-Saharan Africa continues to appear at the bottom of Transparency International’s annual index, with the violent, chaotic East African nation of Somalia maintaining its 12-year streak as the lowest rated nation on the chart that …

Malian Activist Urges Shakeup of Country’s Politics

This year, Malians will vote in nationwide elections amid discontent over continued insecurity and poverty. Popular anger has found a focal point in a diminutive figure who goes by the name of Ras Bath. Without …

President Ramaphosa tees up for Presidential Golf Challenge

President Cyril Ramaphosa will tee up alongside business leadership and other stakeholders in support of charities at the annual Presidential Golf Challenge at the Atlantic Beach Golf Estate, Melkbosstrand, Western Cape, tomorrow, Thursday 22 February …

Address by the President of the Republic of South Africa and the Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force, Cyril Ramaphosa, on the occasion of the Armed Forces Day

Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa Nqakula,

Ministers and Deputy Ministers present,

Premier of the Province of the Northern Cape, Ms Sylvia Lucas,

Secretary for Defence, Dr Sam Makhudu Gulube,

Chief of …