Daily Archives: May 23, 2018

Two Patients Dead After Fleeing Ebola Ward in Congo

Two infected patients who fled from an Ebola treatment center in a Congo city of 1.2 million people later died, an aid group said Wednesday while asserting that “forced hospitalization is not the solution to …

South African Provincial Premier Steps Down After Anti-Graft Protests

South Africa’s leader of the North West province, Supra Mahumapelo, said Wednesday he will go on early retirement after weeks of protests against his leadership.

The protests over corruption and poor public services were some …

Hit by Wild Weather, Kenya’s Herders Fire Up a Hot New Crop: Chili Peppers

In this arid stretch of Kajiado County, where worsening heat and drought have been tough on livestock farmers, Arnold Ole Kapurua is experimenting with a hot new crop: chilis.

Ole Kapurua, 29, a farmer and …

Parliament on lack of adequate support to Abalimi Agricultural Cooperatives

Small Business Development Committee dissappointed by lack of adequate support to Abalimi Agricultural Cooperatives

The Portfolio Committee on Small Business Development has expressed disappointment at the lack of adequate support by department to the 12 …

Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu on intensifying audit support for municipalities

AG findings call for audit support for municipalities to be intensified

The Auditor General South Africa (AGSA)’s 2016/17 Audit Outcomes call for the ongoing Municipal Audit Support Program (MASP) to be intensified to improve accountability …