Daily Archives: February 11, 2019

Nigeria’s ‘Melanin Movement’ Swims Against a Skin-Whitening Tide

ABUJA, NIGERIA According to one estimate, more than 70 million people in Nigeria use skin-lightening products regularly, making Africa’s most populous country the capital for skin bleaching. Some women reject the trend, saying their natural …

US Congresswoman Talks to VOA About African Refugees

In an interview with VOA, the new chair of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and international Organizations, said, attention needs to be focused on what …

Labour holds UIF’s ex-mineworkers campaign in Free State, 11 to 15 Feb

The UIF’s ex-mineworkers campaign turns to Phuthaditjhaba

The Department of Labour’s Unemployment Insurance Fund will be embarking on a week-long campaign aimed at taking applications from ex-mineworkers eligible to claim for their unemployment benefits. These …

Huawei Global Business Model Relied on Bribes, Corruption

WASHINGTON In Algeria, it was banned from bidding for public contracts after one of its executives was convicted of bribery.

In Zambia, it was probed over allegations of bribery involving a multi-million-dollar contract to build …

MEC Sihle Zikalala congratulates Sonto Mayise for conquering Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs, Mr Sihle Zikalala has, today, congratulated Sonto Mayise, the Acting Head of KwaZulu-Natal Conventions Bureau for successfully summiting the might Mount Kilimanjaro on her maiden climb.…