Daily Archives: October 4, 2018

SOUTH AFRICA: TWO CHILD BODIES BURIED IN SOWETO

SOWETO (SOUTH AFRICA)– The South African Police Services (SAPS) in Dobsonville, west of Soweto, is investigating the discovery of two decomposed bodies of children that were found buried in a shallow grave on Monday.

The …

JUDGE BARS US FROM ENDING PROTECTIONS FOR IMMIGRANTS FROM THREE LATAM, ONE AFRICAN COUNTRIES

WASHINGTON– A U.S. federal judge in California barred the Trump administration from implementing a plan to end temporary protections for more than 300,000 immigrants in the United States from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and Sudan.…

President Cyril Ramaphosa: Jobs Summit

Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa at the Opening of the Presidential Jobs Summit, Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg

Programme Director, Minister of Labour, Ms Mildred Oliphant,

Nedlac Executive Director, MrMadodaVilakazi,

Ministers and Deputy Ministers,

Leaders of …

Fight against International Terrorism Impeded by Stalemate on Comprehensive Convention, Sixth Committee Hears as Seventy-Third Session Begins

With international terrorism evolving into new, complex forms, the lack of a comprehensive convention has become a handicap and deterrent in the fight against the threat, the Sixth Committee (Legal) heard today as it commenced …

US Sets Refugee Admissions at Historic Low

The United States will cap the number of refugee admissions in the coming year at 30,000, President Donald Trump announced Thursday, an anticipated move by his administration that refugee advocates had lobbied against in recent …